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Today is Saturday, Nov. 8, the 312th day of 2003 with 53 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2003 with 107 to follow.
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Hollywood Digest

Country superstar Vince Gill has defended Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines, but insists he does not agree with the remark that got her in political hot water.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Analysis: Box-office blues?

LOS ANGELES, March 31 (UPI) -- Box-office analysts are searching for explanations for lackluster movie ticket sales so far in 2003, but they're pretty sure business will pick up soon.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Box office victory for 'Head of State'

HOLLYWOOD, March 30 (UPI) -- The opening of Chris Rock's political comedy "Head of State" topped the U.S. box office with an estimated $14 million at 2,151 theaters for the Friday-Sunday period, studio sources said Sunday.

People

Just days after suffering a stroke, one of the "grand old men" of the Grand Ole Opry, Bill Carlisle, has died.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Entertainment Today: Showbiz News

Best-selling author Howard Fast died at his home in Old Greenwich, Conn., Book magazine reports.
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

'House' dominates US box office

HOLLYWOOD, March 16 (UPI) -- The second weekend of "Bringing Down the House" topped the nation's box office with an estimated $22.4 million at 2,810 theaters during the Friday-Sunday period

'House' has 2nd week atop U.S. box office

HOLLYWOOD, March 16 (UPI) -- The second weekend of

Hollywood Digest

U2 WILL PERFORM ON OSCARS TELECAST
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Film of the Week: 'The Hunted'

LOS ANGELES, March 13 (UPI) -- There's an article of faith among Republican pundits that everyone in Hollywood is a pacifist feminist wimp. Yet, you sure wouldn't guess that from going to the
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Hollywood Digest

What's happening in Hollywood.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

'House' dominates U.S. box office

HOLLYWOOD, March 9 (UPI) -- The opening of Steve Martin-Queen Latifah comedy "Bringing Down the House" topped a solid national box office with an estimated $31.7 million at 2,801 theaters during the Friday-Sunday period, studio sources said Sunday.

Hollywood Digest

The news from Hollywood.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Neil Diamond, Ray Stevens and Aaron Neville, all of whom were born in 1941 (age 62); Warren Zevon in 1947 (age 56); keyboardist Patrick Moraz, who played with -- among other bands -- the Moody Blues, in 1948 (age 55); the late Jo
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Lee Jones
Tommy Lee Jones (L) and wife Dawn Jones arrive for the 80th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California on February 24, 2008. (UPI Photo/Terry Schmitt)
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Lee Jones is the author of Winning Low-Limit Hold 'em. This book is considered the authority on low-limit poker. He also contributes a monthly column to Bluff Magazine.

Jones earned his B.S. in Computer Science from Duke University in North Carolina in 1978, and his M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland in 1983.

From October 2003 to April 2007, Jones worked as the cardroom manager of the PokerStars online poker cardroom. As the poker room manager, Jones decided which poker tournaments and games to offer the players. In April 2007, Jones retired as the poker room manager of PokerStars and began work with the European Poker Tour. Jones said that he is making the change "to expand horizons and stretch some new muscles." Jones organized, hosted, and provided television commentary for EPT events, while also still serving as a consultant for PokerStars.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Lee Jones."
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