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Fox News is abandoning it's channel's slogan "Fair And Balanced" as apparently it reminds too many people of the disgraced (and deceased) founder Roger Ailes. I would throw the disgraced and departed Bill O' Reilly into that mix too, as O'Reilly used to repeat the slogan during every one of his shows.  related   https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/14/business/media/fox-news-fair-and-balanced.html Fox News is “Fair and Balanced” no more. In the latest sign of change at... 
 
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For Russian ears only: Stephen Colbert is running for president of the United States in 2020. In an appearance Friday on the Russian late-night show “Evening Urgant,” “The Late Show” host sat on the other side of the desk for once, bantering with host Ivan Urgant through a translator and playing “Russian roulette” with a tray of vodka-filled shot glasses and pickles. Midway through their game, the American comedian interrupted Urgant to say he had something to disclose — but only if... 
 
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Movies Provoke My Memories - Can They Do That To You?


By:  @community, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 weeks ago

Movies Provoke My Memories - Can They Do That To You? If you have ever had that experience, or are curious about how it does so for me, just click this link: http://thenewstalkers.com/buzz-of-the-orient/group_discuss/4071/movies-provoke-my-memories-do-they-do-that-for-you The Classic Cinema group has many interesting articles for those who are interested in old films, their actors and directors, and of the many aspects surrounding them.  If you want to comment there, it's free to... 
 
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Teen Queen Britney Spears Private Info Hacked By Russkies


By:  @bottom-feeder, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @bottom-feeder, 3 weeks ago

The hacker group Turla, which is attributed to the Russian special services, used the comments in the  #Instagram  of the famous American singer   Britney Spears  to launch the Trojan . It was stated by  Slovakian security firm ESET, which is the IT security company that offers anti-virus and firewall products since 1992.         Cybercrime through Firefox Cybercriminals spread the malicious extension of  HTML5 Encoding to the  Firefox browser , disguised as an... 
 
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Ariana Grande sings over the rainbow at super concert for manchester


By:  @johnrussell, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, 3 weeks ago

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What Movies Do You Love More Than Anyone Else You Know?


By:  @johnrussell, 4 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @community, 4 weeks ago

I saw this question on twitter, but I think it is a good one.  Adam B. Vary ‏ Verified account   @adambvary   Follow More What is a movie that you love more than anyone else you know?   RETWEETS 29 LIKES 175 7:02 AM - 30 May 2017    
 
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"Southern Rock" Innovator Gregg Allman Has Died


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, one month ago

[jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="TLbnWr1-Qsc"]   http://thenewstalkers.com/johnrussell/audio/137/midnight-rider    
 
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Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band was released 50 years ago today.


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, one month ago

There was a time, as I recall, when some considered A Day In The Life the greatest achievement in music history. You don't hear that kind of talk so much any more , but is still a peak of the Beatles output in my mind.  [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="usNsCeOV4GM"]   - [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="1EDb2dsXrE8"]   The most famous album cover of all time  
 
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Roger Moore, Star Of James Bond Movies, Dies


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, one month ago

[jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="_kyQauA2udc"]   [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="Wy-c8aAntWA"]   Roger Moore, the handsome English actor who appeared in seven films as James Bond and as Simon Templar on “The Saint” TV series, has died in Switzerland after a short battle with cancer. He was 89.   His family issued an announcement on Twitter: “It is the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news that our father, Sir Roger Moore, passed away today. We are... 
 
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Curtain falls on final Ringling Bros. circus performance


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @pat-wilson, one month ago

Curtain falls on final Ringling Bros. circus performance By admin -       The Associated Press spent the final days with the cast and crew of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, seeing the lives they leave behind on the circus train as the show draws to a close. (May 17) AP Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus clowns stage their final farewell on May 21, 2017 at the... 
 
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"Donald Trump" Has Cost Jimmy Fallon His Late Night Dominance


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, one month ago

  nytimes.com Jimmy Fallon Was on Top of the World. Then Came Trump. By   Dave Itzkoff | May. 17th, 2017 Send to Kindle Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Show” marquee at 30 Rock.   Bryan Derballa for The New York Times Ambling onto the Art Deco set of “The Tonight Show” for his monologue rehearsal one Monday afternoon, Jimmy Fallon gave the crowd here at Studio 6B a warm, practiced welcome before trying out a new... 
 
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Cover Music


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @sixpick, 2 months ago

How about a thread of music "covers", which is the term for a well known song performed by someone who was not the person who originally made the song popular. There are some great covers on You Tube. Here is one I found today [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="ZySOgMzOY0Q"] for Buzz  (at least he can hear it) http://dugan49.webs.com/Randy%20Coleman%20-%20Bohemian%20Rhapsody.mp3    
 
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Erin Moran, One Of The Stars Of HAPPY DAYS Dies At 56


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 2 months ago

http://www.msn.com/en-us/tv/news/%E2%80%98happy-days%E2%80%99-star-erin-moran-dies-at-56/ar-BBAanqd?li=BBnb7Kz&OCID=ansmsnnews11 Erin Moran , best known for playing Joanie Cunningham on the 1970s sitcom “ Happy Days ,” has died. She was 56.   According to  TMZ , Moran’s body was found unresponsive Saturday afternoon by authorities in Indiana. The cause of death is unknown. The California-born actress, who also starred in the “Happy Days” spinoff “ Joanie Loves Chachi ,”... 
 
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Pearl Jam, Tupac and Joan Baez join Rock and Roll Hall of Fame


By:  @randy, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 months ago

The late rapper Tupac Shakur, 1960s protest singer Joan Baez and grunge legends Pearl Jam have all entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They were inducted alongside the Electric Light Orchestra (ELO), Journey and Yes during a concert in New York. However, it was not just a celebration: a number of artists chose to use the occasion to make impassioned pleas and remember lost friends. Tupac's award was collected by his friend, fellow rapper Snoop Dogg. Folk singer Baez -... 
 
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Nuclear War movies - considering present concerns about Trump Maybe it's time to watch some movies about it. First of all, here is a great article on the Classic Cinema group to get you started. http://thenewstalkers.com/buzz-of-the-orient/group_discuss/4002/when-art-imitates-war-how-nuclear-war-made-and-continues-to-make-an-impact-on-cinema You don't have to join the group to read the article, but if you want to comment on it, the group is open membership - everyone qualifies.  
 
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50's and 60's girl groups


By:  @randy, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 3 months ago

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngHycuwLE0g <iframe width="854" height="480" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ngHycuwLE0g" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>  
 
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Legendary Insult Comedian Don Rickles Has Died


By:  @johnrussell, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 3 months ago

Don Rickles, the man of 1000 insults , has died in Los Angeles at the age of 90.   
 
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The Grinch Tries Yoga


By:  @community, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 3 months ago

My son, Rockhound, found this, and I think it's FUNNY.  It perfectly depicts how I feel sometimes, here on site: [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="HsvyjePPFRs"] I hope you enjoy it, too!    
 
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Micke Muster, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers - Boogie Woogie Country Girl!


By:  @krishna, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 3 months ago

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Only a True American can pass this geography quiz!


By:  @community, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 3 months ago

I found this today and was fascinated by some of the questions...  I only got 34 out of 42 right, so I guess I passed.  Please share your score below, and I hope you surpass my score! LINK Thanks for coming by!    
 
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Which Classic Movies Have You Seen?


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 3 months ago

Take a break and drop by the Classic Cinema group to check out how you rate as a classic movie fan. It's a lot of fun. You will be rated as to your level of knowledge of classic films. Click this link to go to the article: http://thenewstalkers.com/buzz-of-the-orient/group_discuss/3952/which-classic-movies-have-you-seen If you want to comment but are not a member of the group, no problem, everyone can join - it's open membership.  
 
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What Songs Lift Your Spirits?


By:  @johnrussell, 7 months ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 months ago

I will start with a few.   Make Someone Happy  - Stevie Wonder [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="Ckuc_5jdAFk"]   High Hopes - Frank Sinatra and Eddie Hodges [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="EaPTweZ2_fI"]   I Get Knocked Down - Chumbawamba [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="LODkVkpaVQA"]    
 
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Amy Schumer ‘s  Leather Special   hit   Netflix   last week, and while the stand-up special was heavily hyped, the user reviews have been, well,   less than stellar . Schumer’s seen a lot of success over the last few years; between Trainwreck ,  Inside Amy Schumer , and her   HBO   stand-up special,   Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo , the funny lady has been churning out content at a rapid pace. It’s also no secret that Schumer’s comedy is divisive; the... 
 
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Flashmob: Starwars Subway Ride


By:  @krishna, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @jwc2blue, 4 months ago

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Flashmob: Who You Gonna Call? Ghostbusters!


By:  @krishna, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @krishna, 4 months ago

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