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  1. The Dollar: To The Moon, AliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seeking Alpha

    When I was a kid, I was a big fan of the Honeymooners. Whenever Ralph Kramden, played by Jackie Gleason, would get angry with his wife, he would say while pumping his fist, "To the moon, Alice.

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  2. Today in Rock: January 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1957 Johnny Cash appears for the first time on national TV when he appears on The Jackie Gleason Show . On this day in 1959 Arbitron ratings reveal that ABC's American Bandstand is now the nation's most popular daytime TV show.

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  3. Carol Channing In SKIDOO Blu-Ray Now AvailableRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Legendary stage and screen icon Carol Channing joins a slew of fellow stars for the experimental 1960s film SKIDOO, now available on Blu-ray for the first time. The official description of SKIDOO is as follows: 'Producer and director Otto Preminger reportedly experimented with LSD in the late 60's, which inspired him to make this notorious comedy in which Jackie Gleason plays Tony, a mid-level gangster and former hired killer not very happy with his life.

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  4. Museum of Fashion's "Made In Miami" On View TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Miami New Times

    ... of Miami, silk-quilted robes by Moseley's, performance outfits worn by Jean Cahn, one of the dancers from The Jackie Gleason Show worth thousands of dollars each. Even a Lilly Pulitzer beach cover-up with ball-fringe trim warms a spot on Valenti's ...

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  5. The Bandit's Empire of Dirt: 1977 Pontiac Trans Am, Go-Kart, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Car and Driver

    News > 'Featured' > The Bandit's Empire of Dirt: 1977 Pontiac Trans Am, Go-Kart, and More Up for Grabs in Burt Reynolds Auction The Bandit's Empire of Dirt: 1977 Pontiac Trans Am, Go-Kart, and More Up for Grabs in Burt Reynolds Auction It's a classic tale: Moderately talented Florida State University athlete ditches the humidity of the Sunshine State for the bright lights of Hollywood, lands a few movie roles, becomes the go-to man when the script calls for a southern gentleman with a '70s sensibility, grows mustache, poses nude in Cosmopolitan magazine, dates some starlets, trades peg-leg trousers for patch-pocketed hip-hugger bell-bottoms, dons a cowboy hat, and finds box-office success playing second fiddle to a 1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am and original Bushwick hipster Jackie Gleason, gets kick-ass "Trans Am" windbreaker, marries the hot secretary from WKRP in Cincinnati, falls out ... (more)

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  6. Burt Reynolds is selling his 'Smokey and the Bandit' Trans-AmRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... gold Firebird on the hood -- that was as much of a star in the 1977 blockbuster as Reynolds, Sally Field and Jackie Gleason were. Rihanna has upped the ante with a $25,000 gift in conjunction with a phone-busting selfie that launched an EBay auction ...

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  7. Cranky Hanke's Weekly Reeler November 26-December 2: The Theory of Horrible PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    ... in the Phil Mechanic Building. The Hendersonville Film Society is running Gene Kelly's Gigot (1962) starring Jackie Gleason at 2 p.m. on Sun., Nov. 30 in the Smoky Mountain Theater at Lake Pointe Landing in Hendersonville. The Asheville Film Society ...

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  8. Sundays and Cybele (Blu-ray) Criterion CollectionRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... into something much more heartfelt and heart rendering. You see, as a child, I had a surreal reaction to the Jackie Gleason vehicle Gigot . Directed by Gene Kelly, it was a simplistic story of a put-upon town mute who becomes a symbol of the ...

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  9. Diva: A Swingin' LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | All About Jazz

    was one of the headliners on a summer replacement television broadcast for "The Jackie Gleason Show." If I remember correctly, the show's theme, which Rich and the band did was "Away We Go." It was subsequently released on a Pacific Jazz record The ...

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  10. Hank Azaria, Megan Hilty, Michael McGrath & Leslie Kritzer to Lead...Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... will bang-zoom its way into your heart. Brainchild of the legendary American comedian, actor and musician Jackie Gleason , "The Honeymooners" took the world by storm when it launched as a six-minute sketch on Gleason's "Cavalcade of Stars" in 1951. ...

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  11. Jason Patric declared legal parent of his four-year-old son...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... questions about the parental rights of sperm donors. The actor, who is the grandson of The Honeymooners star Jackie Gleason, has spent the past year going around giving interviews and speaking out about the rights of sperm donors at fundraisers for ...

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  12. Actor Ted Beniades Dies At 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Sean Connery's The Next Man, as well as U.S. Tv series such as The Equalizer, Dark Shadows, N.Y.P.D., and The Jackie Gleason Show. Beniades also took on roles on Broadway, including Mister Roberts with Henry Fonda and musical Wonderful Town, during ...

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  13. The Honeymooners, Directed by John Rando, Will Strike Rich at Goodspeed; Is Broadway Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Broadway

    ... as a recurring sketch on the variety show Cavalcade of Stars . After gaining popularity and a move to The Jackie Gleason Show , the show premiered as its own series in 1955. The Honeymooners follows Ralph Kramden and Ed Norton, a Brooklyn bus driver ...

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  14. 'Honeymooners' Musical to Premiere Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Finn Prods. ("Seminar," "Scandalous") and under a license from CBS Broadcasting, Inc. Created by series star Jackie Gleason, "The Honeymooners" began as a sketch on Gleason's "Cavalcade of Stars" in 1951 and became a series in 1955. In the 1960s ...

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  15. After Fox's - Utopia,' a history of TV's biggest flopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... least is likely to survive for an entire season. Few of TV's notorious disasters even earned that much grace. Jackie Gleason and game shows were both hot properties in 1961, so NBC scored a coup when it arranged for the Great One to host this. The ...

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  16. On the heels of Fox's 'Utopia,' here are some of TV's biggest flopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... least is likely to survive for an entire season. Few of TV's notorious disasters even earned that much grace. Jackie Gleason and game shows were both hot properties in 1961, so NBC scored a coup when it arranged for the Great One to host this. The ...

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  17. Poor ReceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    ... entire season. Few of TV's notorious disasters even earned that much grace. "You're in the Picture" (1961) - Jackie Gleason and game shows were both hot properties in 1961, so NBC scored a coup when it arranged for the Great One to host this. The ...

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  18. Protect Your Unit Week 8 Picks Thread: Game Of The CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Voodoo Five

    ... Back to School . You could just picture him shoving nerds into lockers during the week, and going home to Jackie Gleason's mansion in the The Toy on on the weekends. After Notre Dame held off a late FSU rally to win 31-24, Matt Frier cried his ...

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  19. 'I'm Sick of Driving'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | New Haven Independent

    ... fifties or so. Then I retired and now I'm in that relaxing stage of my life," he said. Fahy admires the actor Jackie Gleason because of his role as Ralph Kramden, a bus driver on the show The Honeymooners . He said he enjoys the character's humor ...

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  20. Calendar Oct. 11-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The Jewish Journal

    ... by seniors. Performers include comedian Michael Preminger, who wrote "Nothing in Common" with Tom Hanks and Jackie Gleason; , Jonathan Solomon, writer on the Emmy-winning sitcom "Mad About You" and former "Late Show With David Letterman" regular; ...

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