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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Monday. Feb. 11, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012.
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Leslie Nielsen leaves 'em laughing

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 5 (UPI) -- The new tombstone on actor Leslie Nielsen's grave in Florida includes the traditional abbreviation for Rest in Peace along with a salute to his favorite jokes.
Last Nielsen picture to get DVD release

Last Nielsen picture to get DVD release

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Screen Media Films says it has acquired "Stonerville," the final movie of late Canadian actor Leslie Nielsen.
Leslie Nielsen mourned in Hollywood

Leslie Nielsen mourned in Hollywood

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Luminaries from the entertainment world are mourning the death of Canadian-born film and television actor Leslie Nielsen.
Actor Leslie Nielsen dead at 84

Actor Leslie Nielsen dead at 84

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Leslie Nielsen, who morphed from dramatic to comedic actor late in his career, died in Florida Sunday after a bout with pneumonia, his agent said. He was 84.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 11, 2008.
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Stars line up for 'Superhero' spoof

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Some of Hollywood’s funniest actors are signing up for roles in "Superhero," an action-flick send-up in the "Scary Movie" tradition.

Nielsen set to rejoin TV with 'Lipshitz'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- After more than 20 years without a major TV role, Leslie Nielsen may have landed one in the new U.S. comedy pilot, "Lipshitz Saves the World."

Carmen Elektra back for 'Scary Movie 4'

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Carmen Electra was killed off in the original "Scary Movie," but she'll be back for "Scary Movie 4" with Leslie Nielsen and Simon Rex.

Watercooler Stories

Pope impersonator ends career ... $17 million homeless shelter opens in LA ... Land for federal cemetery sold in snafu ... Watercooler stories from UPI.
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Pope impersonator ends career

MIAMI, April 19 (UPI) -- After Pope Benedict XVI was named pontiff in Vatican City Tuesday, the career of an U.S. impersonator of Pope John Paul ended.

Hollywood Digest

HBO HOLDS BACK CASTRO MOVIE
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2003 with 323 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Monday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2002 with 323 to follow. The moon is waning, moving toward its new phase.
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