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UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 11, 2013.
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'Bill & Ted 3' still in the works, says Keanu Reeves

'Bill & Ted 3' still in the works, says Keanu Reeves

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves says a third installment of his "Bill & Ted" time-traveling comedy film series is being written.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 12, 2013.
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Don't try this at home -- or elsewhere!

Don't try this at home -- or elsewhere!
ANTHONY HALL, United Press International

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2012.
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Ferrell honored with Mark Twain Prize

Ferrell honored with Mark Twain Prize

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Actor and comedian Will Ferrell was honored at the Kennedy Center in Washington with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011.
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Site lists most 'obscene' U.S. cities

ASHBURN, Va., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A business news Web site said its analysis of Google data named Ashburn, Va., as the most obscene location in the nation.
Connolly: People judge comedians harshly

Connolly: People judge comedians harshly

LONDON, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Scottish comedian Billy Connolly says comedians in the United Kingdom are held to a higher standard of conduct than other artists and he thinks that's unfair.
Late Carlin honored with Twain prize

Late Carlin honored with Twain prize

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. comedian George Carlin was posthumously honored with the 11th annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington.
'SNL' to air vintage Carlin episode

'SNL' to air vintage Carlin episode

NEW YORK, June 24 (UPI) -- NBC said it will re-air the 33-year-old premiere episode of "Saturday Night Live," featuring the iconic U.S. comedian George Carlin as host.
Comedians pay tribute to George Carlin

Comedians pay tribute to George Carlin

LOS ANGELES, June 24 (UPI) -- Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Kevin Smith and Jay Leno have all expressed their sadness over the death of U.S. comedy great George Carlin.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, May 12, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, May 12, 2007.
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Carlin to headline 13th annual Aspen Fest

NEW YORK, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- When the 13th annual Aspen Fest begins in Colorado next month, controversial comedian George Carlin will headline its traditional cutting-edge lineup.

Carlin sees never-ending joke supply

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Comedian George Carlin is off and running on a new U.S. tour that includes more than an hour of all-new material culled from today's headlines.

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Today is Friday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2006 with 233 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Thursday, May 12, the 132nd day of 2005 with 233 to follow.
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Bill Clinton wins Grammy for 'My Life'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Former President Bill Clinton won a Grammy Award Sunday for the audio version of his memoir, "My Life."

HBO plans standup comedy documentary

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- HBO will film a documentary about the history of standup comedy, Daily Variety said Wednesday.

Climate: A peek at the next IPCC report

BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 24 (UPI) -- A series by UPI examining the potential human impact on global climate change. This week: A preview of the next Intergovernment Panel on Climate Change report, which eagerly anticipated but not due until 2007.
DAN WHIPPLE

George Carlin books himself into rehab

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Comedian and author George Carlin is voluntarily checking into a substance abuse rehab program to shake off alcohol and painkillers, E! Online said Tuesday.

Bottom Line: Winning no matter who loses

HANOVER, N.H., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Last week, "Bottom Line" focused on the opportunity to short U.S. stocks ahead of a possible regime crisis. A week later, the market is up, but the prospects of
GREGORY FOSSEDAL, UPI Columnist

Stars gathered for Dangerfield memorial

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- An all-star lineup including Jay Leno, Jim Carrey and Tim Allen, held a private weekend memorial for the late Rodney Dangerfield, a publicist said Wednesday.
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