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  1. Prosecutors ask Supreme Court to reinstate Skakel convictionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 10 | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... trial lawyer failed to contact a witness who could confirm Skakel's alibi, that he was miles away watching a Monty Python television show with friends when Moxley was being beaten with a golf club. Chief State's Attorney Kevin Kane and prosecutor ...

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  2. Prosecutors Ask Supreme Court to Reinstate Kennedy Cousin Skakel's ConvictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | News Max

    ... trial lawyer failed to contact a witness who could confirm Skakel's alibi, that he was miles away watching a Monty Python television show with friends when Moxley was being beaten with a golf club. Chief State's Attorney Kevin Kane and prosecutor ...

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  3. SNL's Spirit of - 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The American Conservative

    ... along with Dean Martin, Flip Wilson, and Sonny & Cher, and eventually the imported PBS/British sketch comedy of Monty Python and Benny Hill. Johnny Carson cracked jokes at politicians and sometimes delivered some real zingers (especially when he had ...

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  4. Review: Great Yorkshire Fringe, YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | York Press

    ... chat shows, the first with an erratic, excitable, if generous-spirited Tony Slattery; the second with Monty Python humorist and traveller Michael Palin, an utter afternoon delight at the Grand Opera House. Amber Topaz's late-night cabaret of life, ...

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  5. Fact checking the Galaxy Song - " Monty Python's astronomy lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Astronomy

    Any nerd worth her NaCl knows all about English comedy group Monty Python, and their version of the King Arthur legend, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail." But lesser known are the troupe's other feature-length films, including 1983's "The Meaning of Life."

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  6. Fact Checking The Galaxy Song - Monty Python's Astronomy LessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | Discover

    Any nerd worth her NaCl knows all about English comedy group Monty Python, and their version of the King Arthur legend, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail." But lesser known are the troupe's other feature-length films, including 1983's "The Meaning of Life."

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  7. John Cleese brings Why There Is No Hope to St. John's next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | CBC News

    John Cleese will be coming to Mile One Centre in St. John's for his tour Why There Is No Hope , an evening of sharing comedic experiences. Cleese is best known for his part in iconic British comedy group Monty Python, but was also nominated for an Oscar for best screenplay for A Fish Called Wanda .

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  8. Who's playing the Great Yorkshire Fringe in York? Here's our guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | York Press

    ... with headline appearances from Michael Palin and Reginald D Hunter." Yes, Michael Palin CBE, founding member of Monty Python, co-creator of Ripping Yarns with Terry Jones, television presenter, film actor, travel writer, playwright, novelist and ...

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  9. Man killed by airborne motorbike at Cambridge track, Coroner's findings releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 100kmh. Frustrated luxury hotel developer wanting to demolish Harley Chambers likens Chch's consent process to Monty Python's Dead Parrot sketch. A dairy farmer collapsed in the dock and cried into her hands after a judge handed down a $45k fine. A ...

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  10. Professor rating site finally drops creepy "hotness" ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Boing Boing

    ... - that's the price you pay." In a an interview with AFP on Friday, the filmmaker, a member of the comedy group Monty Python, specifically went after Harvey Weinstein's alleged victims, and said, "Harvey []

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  11. If Monty Python was made today it would be... something completely...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Daily Star

    Shane Allen made the claim as the broadcaster announced a new line-up of shows with female and ethnic minority comedians. Mr Allen said: "If we're going to assemble a team now it's not going to be six Oxbridge white blokes, it's going to be a diverse range of people who reflect the modern world and have got something to say that's different and we haven't seen before."

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  12. The Great Yorkshire Fringe Comes To York This JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , Stephen K Amos, Tony Slattery and Gyles Brandreth , award-winning household names join the lineup including Monty Python founding member Michael Palin CBE who will be in conversation with comedy historian Robert Ross . Meanwhile Reginald D Hunter, ...

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  13. Michael Palin in North Korea for Documentary SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | News Max

    ... nation as uncertainty dogs an unprecedented upcoming summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un . The former Monty Python star, seen recently in "The Death of Stalin," was on the ground in North Korea when Kim met his South Korean counterpart, Moon ...

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  14. Steve Martin taught me to be funny. Didya hear the one about whale sounds and sex? - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | CNET News.com

    ... by a living, I mean more than just making enough to live in squalor and eat decent pizza. As a kid, I reenacted Monty Python scenes so well my classmates thought I might be secretly British. Friends loved it when I did impressions, down to the angry ...

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  15. agle does a Monty Python-style promenade in harbour in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Daily Mail

    So why WERE the Beckhams and Clooneys invited to the royal wedding? From Hollywood A-listers to plus-ones... the guests who made it to the hottest event of the year Meghan Markle's pot farmer nephew, 25, gets caught with a KNIFE 'for his protection' at London club hours after the royal wedding and blames TRUMP for saying capital was like a 'war zone' From iTunes to car parks and credit cards: A futurist predicts the five things that are going to be EXTINCT within the next 10 years Simple trick to beat the agony of crippling anxiety: Two million of us experience panic attacks.

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  16. NSN Top 10 PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | North Shore News

    ... at the closing gala of the Cannes Film Festival on May 19. After working for decades on the film, the former Monty Python star suffered a stroke last week as one of the project's backers sued to stop the screening. Gilliam was released from hospital ...

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  17. New Murder Trial Ordered for Kennedy Cousin Michael SkakelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... attempt to contact an alibi witness. Santos said Skakel was several miles away from the crime scene watching a Monty Python movie with friends when Moxley was bludgeoned with a golf club. Sherman has defended his work, and state prosecutors have ...

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  18. Court vacates Kennedy cousin Skakel's murder convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... an alibi witness. Santos said Skakel was several miles away from the crime scene on Oct. 30, 1975 watching a Monty Python movie with friends when Moxley was bludgeoned with a golf club. Sherman has defended his work, and state prosecutors have ...

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  19. Court Reverses Murder Conviction of Kennedy CousinRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | Truthdig

    ... an alibi witness. Santos said Skakel was several miles away from the crime scene on Oct. 30, 1975 watching a Monty Python movie with friends when Moxley was bludgeoned with a golf club. Sherman has defended his work, and state prosecutors have ...

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  20. Birthday quiz: The cake's only a modelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | KMIZ

    Palin is also known for his travel writings and documentaries and for his roles in movies such as "Time Bandits," "A Fish Called Wanda" and "Fierce Creatures." 1943: Comedian, actor and writer Michael Palin, one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python, is born in Broomhill, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England.

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