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Fawcett Snub a Big Turn-Off at Oscars

Every year the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences does a few things really well during its Oscar ceremony and a few things really, really bad. This year was no exception. But perhaps the
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Life, Interrupted

Deepest condolences to family and friends of Brittany Murphy. Murphy, who was just 32, died of an apparent cardiac arrest this morning in Los Angeles. Her credits included Clueless, 8 Mile and Uptown
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Wintour Not Wicked in ‘September.’

Three years ago, audiences roared with laughter at Meryl Streep’s performance as Miranda Priestly, a cynical, bitchy, control-freakish fashion magazine editor in The Devil Wears Prada. A few weeks
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Reality Check

I loathe reality television and just like with baseball, I don’t understand the national obsession. Every week, millions tune into the dysfunction of other’s lives in an effort I believe, to tune out
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The Unfortunate Demise of Daytime

Just like the dinosaurs that roamed this planet millions of years ago, the daytime drama is fading fast. Yesterday marked the end of an era, as the CBS soap “Guiding Light” taped its very last show.
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Some Kind of Wonderful

The 80s were good times—at least for pop culture. Hill Street Blues and St. Elsewhere were Must-See TV long before our favorite “friends” and Clooney arrived on the scene. Ingenue Laura Webber and
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As Time Goes By

As Time Goes By … The other weekend, my very thoughtful boyfriend surprised me with a trip to Brotherhood Winery in Washingtonville, NY, which is currently running a movie series. For $15.00 per
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Heaven Gains an ‘Angel’

This week, a little piece of my childhood slipped away with the passing of actress Farrah Fawcett. The All-American beauty lost her very public battle with cancer at the age of sixty-two. Ironically,
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