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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007.
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Diabetics create market for themselves

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Entrepreneurs and patients are using television to capitalize on a growing market, the increasing population of diabetics in the United States.

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Today is Wednesday, Sept, 27, the 270th day of 2006 with 95 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2005 with 95 to follow.
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Today is Monday, Sept. 27, the 271st day of 2004 with 95 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Saturday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2003 with 95 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2002 with 95 to follow.
By United Press International

Assignment America: Doddering Ted Koppel

NEW YORK, March 11 (UPI) -- Forty years ago Pepsi-Cola -- when people still actually called it "Pepsi-Cola" -- launched a television ad campaign called "For Those Who Think Young."
JOHN BLOOM

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STARS LINE UP FOR AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
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Wilford Brimley
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Wilford Brimley (born September 27, 1934) is an American actor. He has appeared in such films as The China Syndrome, Cocoon, and The Firm. Brimley has also done television commercials, including ads for Quaker Oats and Liberty Medical.

Brimley was born as Allen Wilford Brimley in Salt Lake City, Utah, where his father worked as a real estate broker.

Diagnosed with diabetes in 1979, Brimley began working to raise awareness of the disease. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) honored Brimley in 2008 with an award to recognize his lifetime of service in this venerable cause. Brimley has been active visiting Veterans Administration hospitals and communities to advise patients on how to manage their diseases. The ADA presented the award to the actor at the Port St. Lucie headquarters of Liberty Medical on December 19, 2008.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Wilford Brimley."
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