Comedian Joan Rivers Dead at 81

Posted by Associated Press on September 4, 2014

Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday. She was 81.

Rivers died at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, surrounded by family and close friends, daughter Melissa Rivers said. She was hospitalized Aug. 28 after going into cardiac arrest …

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Classic TV Cowboy At The Oregon State Fair

Posted by Pat Boyle on August 29, 2014

Salem, Oregon – Classic TV cowboy James Drury is making an appearance at the Oregon State Fair through Monday signing autographs. Fair spokeswoman Amber Lindsey says Drury grew up in Salem and is coming back to his roots. His appearance helps celebrate his 80th birthday.

Drury starred in The Virginian which aired on NBC for nine seasons, ending in 1971. It …

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Did Miley Know?

Posted by Steve Leader on August 26, 2014
Jesse Helt

Photo Courtesy: YouTube/Inside Edition

When Miley Cyrus brought a homeless man on stage Sunday night to accept her Video of the Year award, she may not have known he’s wanted in Oregon.

Inside Edition and the New York post are reporting that Jesse Helt, 22, was arrested for trying to break into a Salem apartment in 2010.  And that there’s a warrant …

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Manic Comedy Star Robin Williams Dies at 63

Posted by Associated Press on August 12, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO — He was the funniest guy in the room, something that made it all the harder for friends and fans to accept that beneath that reservoir of frenetic energy and seemingly endless good humor resided demons so dark they could push Robin Williams to suicide.

It was no secret that the Oscar-winning actor had suffered for years from …

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Another Brian Williams Rap from Fallon Goes Viral

Posted by Steve Herman on June 17, 2014

The latest installment staring NBC’s NIghtly News Anchor Brian Williams hit The Tonight Shows airwaves Monday, this time to “Baby Got Back” by Sir MIx-a-Lot:

The production team takes years of footage to piece together a single song, word-by-word. If you’ve missed the other ones, you can see them all here: