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Before Downton Abbey – Where the Stars Shone

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
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Downton Abbey’s Season 3 will begin January 6, 2013, on PBS and excitement is growing. First Lady Michelle Obama, a big fan of the show,

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Jane Maas: A Real Mad Woman

Saturday, March 24th, 2012
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Jane Maas’s timing has always been impeccable. During her more than four decade career on Madison Avenue, she helped to create advertising that sold millions

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Pawn Stars—History Lessons with Tattoos

Friday, September 30th, 2011
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What is the highest rated show on the History Channel? A. Chasing Mummies B. Gettysburg C. Pawn Stars The answer? Pawn Stars. Yes, Pawn Stars.

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Oscar 2011—Fair, Fickle, or Foul?

Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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This is the one that counts. The Golden Globes may have the party with the most fun (drinking is allowed during the show), and the

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