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 Red Skelton’s extraordinary talent is evident inevery scene on “The Red Skelton Show: The Lost Episodes,” a collection of showsfrom the 1950s and ‘60s previously unavailable on DVD. With his goofy bearing anddaft grin,.. more

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The Buffalo, N.Y., power-pop group Cute Is What We Aim For was formed from high-school friendships, but their career has played out like the Zack Attack episode of “Saved by the Bell,” with success testing those friendships. In the more

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I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? So listen, hate to say that I’m not up to whipping out a fully blown essay for you’s this week. I’m still recovering from the annual Presidents’ Day costume more

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It can't touch Harry Potter for scope of popularity but in some pockets of pop culture, th Twilight ,Film more

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While retailers prepare for the possibility of the worst holiday shopping season in a decade, the music industry has at least some cause to be optimistic entering Black Friday. Early next week will see the release of four huge albums: Guns .. more

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“Dead Metal?” Jimmy McNulty asked on a recent episode of “The Wire,&rdq Source: Manpower Inc.'s 2008 survey of U.S. employers ,Today in Milwaukee more

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The Right has criticized Barack Obama for taking his time deciding what to do about Afghanistan. Of course, intelligent reflection and thought itself is anathema to the dittoheads of talk radio. Especially in light of the unfree and unfair electi.. more

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