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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 6, 2013.
By United Press International
Jeff Foxworthy to host 'American Baking Competition'

Jeff Foxworthy to host 'American Baking Competition'

LOS ANGELES, March 5 (UPI) -- Comedian Jeff Foxworthy has signed on as host of the upcoming reality series, "The American Baking Competition," CBS announced Tuesday.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012.
By United Press International
The Jane Doe Rule

The Jane Doe Rule

It turns out, GOP budget architect Rep. Paul Ryan said that billionaire Warren Buffett receives the same government benefits as his secretary does.
ANTHONY HALL, United Press International
Foxworthy, Pastore to appear on 'Tank'

Foxworthy, Pastore to appear on 'Tank'

LOS ANGELES, March 22 (UPI) -- Jeff Foxworthy and Vincent Pastore are to appear in an upcoming episode of the U.S. business-themed reality series, "Shark Tank," ABC said.
Foxworthy booked on TV's 'Shark Tank'

Foxworthy booked on TV's 'Shark Tank'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. comedian and entrepreneur Jeff Foxworthy has signed on to appear in three episodes of the reality series "Shark Tank," ABC said Tuesday.
Stars lining up to be Emmys presenters

Stars lining up to be Emmys presenters

LAS VEGAS, June 21 (UPI) -- Wayne Brady, Jeff Foxworthy, Vanessa Marcil and Alex Trebek will be presenters at the upcoming Daytime Emmy Awards show in Las Vegas, CBS said Monday.
Larry the Cable Guy roast planned

Larry the Cable Guy roast planned

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Comedy Central says it has lined up Drew Carey, Jeff Foxworthy, Toby Keith, Lisa Lampanelli and Jeffrey Ross to roast U.S. comedian Larry the Cable Guy.
Damon Wayans plans comedy Web site

Damon Wayans plans comedy Web site

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- U.S. comedian and actor Damon Wayans is taking his humor to the Internet by establishing a new Web site called WayOutTV.com.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007.
By United Press International

Underwood claims three CMT awards

NASHVILLE, April 17 (UPI) -- Carrie Underwood's vengeful-woman-done-wrong "Before He Cheats" won the three awards in the 2007 CMT Music Awards presentation in Nashville.

Fox quiz show's success elementary

LOS ANGELES, March 2 (UPI) -- You just might be a fifth grader if you thought Fox's game show "Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?" would strike a cord with U.S. television viewers. The quiz show hosted by "Blue Collar" comic Jeff Foxworthy, pulled such impressive numbers on its first

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 6, the 249th day of 2006 with 116 to follow.
By United Press International

Jeff Foxworthy gets weekly CMT show

NASHVILLE, April 25 (UPI) -- The country music cable network CMT has signed comic Jeff Foxworthy to star in his own weekly variety show.

Hank Williams Jr. gets CMT Award honor

NASHVILLE, March 29 (UPI) -- Hank Williams Jr. will receive the Johnny Cash Visionary Award during the 2006 CMT Music Awards, it was announced Wednesday.
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ATL97101405-15 OCTOBER 1997-ATLANTA, GEORGIA, USA: Comedian/actor Jeff Foxworthy throws the ceremonial first pitch prior to game six of the National League Championship Series between the Florida Marlins and the Atlanta Braves October14 at Turner Field in Atlanta, Georgia. jm/Jim Middleton UPI
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Jeffrey Marshall "Jeff" Foxworthy (born September 6, 1958) is an American comedian, television and radio personality and author. He is a member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, a comedy troupe which also comprises Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall and Ron White. Known for his "you might be a redneck" one-liners, Foxworthy has released six major-label comedy albums. His first two albums were each certified 3×multi-Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. Foxworthy has also written several books based on his redneck jokes, as well as an autobiography entitled No Shirt, No Shoes... No Problem!.

Foxworthy has also made several ventures into television, first in the mid-1990s as the star of a sitcom called, The Jeff Foxworthy Show. He has also appeared alongside Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy in several Blue Collar television specials, most notably Blue Collar TV. Since 2007, he has been the host of the quiz show Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? on Fox (2007–09) and syndication (2009–present). Foxworthy hosted a nationally syndicated radio show called The Foxworthy Countdown from April 1999 to December 2009. He has then became a part-time shark on Shark Tank (TV Series).

Foxworthy was born in Atlanta, Georgia, the first child of Jimmy Abstance Foxworthy, an IBM executive, and Carole Linda (Camp) Foxworthy. His grandfather, James Marvin Camp, was a fireman in Hapeville for more than 30 years.

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