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Virginia Johnson, half of sex research team, dies at 88

ST. LOUIS, July 25 (UPI) -- Virginia Johnson, half of the sexual research and marital team Masters and Johnson, died Thursday at a retirement community in St. Louis. She was 88.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 23, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 23, 2012.
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Kinsey 'stag' films under lock and key

Kinsey 'stag' films under lock and key

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Dec. 30 (UPI) -- The new $15 million Indiana University Cinema has an unexpected problem -- what to do with pioneer sex researcher Alfred Kinsey's sex films.

Male bisexuality research evolving

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Bisexual research is vague, with research generally categorizing people as either "homosexual" or "heterosexual," U.S. researchers said.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, June 23, 2008.
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Today is Friday, June 23, the 174th day of 2006 with 191 to follow.
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Today is Thursday, June 23, the 174th day of 2005 with 191 to follow.
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Samuel L. Jackson named Spirit host

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Actor Samuel L. Jackson will host the Independent Film project's upcoming 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards, organizers announced Tuesday.

Analysis: Golden Globes set Oscars table

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Another major piece of this year's Oscar puzzle will fit into place Sunday, with the handing out of the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills.
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Analysis: Blogging the Oscars

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- In much the same way as the 2004 presidential campaign gave political bloggers an opportunity to gain influence in the national political debate, the upcoming Hollywood awards season is also giving the blogosphere an opening to throw its weight around in
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Analysis: Spirit Awards accent youth

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- "Sideways," a comedy about great expectations and disappointing outcomes in the lives of its characters, led the way with six nominations Tuesday when nominees
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'Spirit' leads Spirit Award nominees

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- The comedy "Sideways" led the field with six nominations as nominees were announced in Los Angeles Tuesday for the 20th Independent Spirit Awards.

Christians subtle in 'Kinsey' boycott

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Conservative Christian groups reportedly hope to use their political clout to object to Hollywood's film about sex pioneer Alfred Kinsey. "Kinsey," starring Liam Neeson, details the life of the researcher credited for the U.S. sexual revolution of the 194

Neeson: Kinsey was a great acting exercise

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Liam Neeson says playing famous American sex researcher Alfred Kinsey was a huge challenge for him as an actor.

Liam Neeson eager for Kinsey role

NEW YORK, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- Irish actor Liam Neeson says he didn't hesitate to portray the controversial 20th Century sex researcher Alfred Kinsey.

Oscar buzz at Toronto Film Festival

TORONTO, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Oscar buzz is building for a handful of performances screened at the Toronto International Film Festival, Daily Variety said Friday.

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Today is Wednesday, June 23, the 175th day of 2004 with 191 to follow.
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1 percent of Canadians say they're gay

OTTAWA, June 16 (UPI) -- Just 1 percent of Canadians who responded to Statistics Canada's nationwide 2003 Canadian Community Health Survey identified themselves as gay.

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Today is Monday, June 23, the 174th day of 2003 with 191 to follow.
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Today is Sunday, June 23, the 174th day of 2002 with 191 to follow.
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