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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 21, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 25, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 21, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 25, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, July 21, 2007.

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UPI almanac for Sunday, Feb. 25, 2007.
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Today is Friday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2006 with 163 to follow.
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Griffith's hometown has own TV plot line

MOUNT AIRY, N.C., July 17 (UPI) -- The North Carolina city of Mount Airy is best known for being Andy Griffith's hometown, but a recent incident gave it a plot worthy of his famed TV show.

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Today is Thursday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2005 with 163 to follow.
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Popular online film spoofs 'Da Vinci Code'

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., June 21 (UPI) -- A short film spoofing "The Da Vinci Code" is gaining momentum in the online world, and Hollywood is knocking at the makers' door.

Music's David Blume dead at 74

SYLMAR, Calif., March 25 (UPI) -- Composer, record producer and club owner David Blume, who wrote the 1966 hit "Turn Down Day," has died in Sylmar, Calif., at age 74.

Emmy winner Darren McGavin dead at 83

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Emmy Award-winning actor Darren McGavin, whose stage, film and TV career spanned more than 50 years, has died in Los Angeles at age 83.

Actor Don Knotts dead at age 81

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Three's Company" star Don Knotts has died of lung cancer in Los Angeles at age 81.

Movieland Wax Museum gets waxed

BUENA PARK, Calif., Oct. 27 (UPI) -- The Buena Park, Calif., Movieland Wax Museum is taking its final bow on Halloween night.

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Today is Wednesday, July 21, the 203rd day of 2004 with 163 to follow.
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Today is Monday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2003 with 163 to follow.
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The first annual TV Land Awards have gone into the books with a bevy of classic TV stars getting a moment in the sun.
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Still a 'Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World'?

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- The 40th anniversary of the late Stanley Kramer's 1963 comedy extravaganza "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" doesn't technically occur until next year, but the
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Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Can a two-hour movie possibly do justice to a 30-year literary saga taken from the works of the distinguished novelist Patrick O'Brian?
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Today is Sunday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2002 with 163 to follow.
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Entertainment Today: Showbiz news

PIERCE BROSNAN Producers of the latest James Bond movie confirmed that Pierce Brosnan will be sidelined for two weeks because of a knee injury sustained last Friday while filming an action sequence.
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