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Ex-Augusta GreenJacket Madison Bumgarner pitches gem as Giants take 3-2 lead in World Series

...the ceremonial first pitch was thrown by Zak Williams, a son of late comedian and actor Robin Williams, who was a longtime Giants fan. The pitch was caught by Robin Williams' friend, Billy Crystal, and a video tribute was played.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-26/ex-augusta-greenjacket-m
Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

...last a whole millennium. The bad news is the house will basically be in Arkansas."Following Williams on stage, Billy Crystal once observed, was like trying to top the Civil War. In a 1993 interview with the AP, Williams recalled an appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/comedian-robin-williams-dead
Joan Rivers dead at 81

...time."In 1978, she wrote, directed and co-starred in the movie "Rabbit Test." It had an intriguing premise - Billy Crystal as a man who gets pregnant - but was poorly received. In 1983, though, she scored a coup when she was named permanent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-04/joan-rivers-had-died
Old school days suit alum just fine

...school year, and that earned him an invitation to the reunion, he said."I'm not sure if you've ever heard Billy Crystal talk about going to New York Yankee games with his father and watching Mickey Mantle and those guys. That's what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-15/old-school-days-suit-alum-jus
Hot-shooting Thunder beat Clippers

...court before the game. ... Among the famous faces were Rihanna, former Oklahoma football coach Barry Switzer, Billy Crystal, producer Jeffrey Katzenberg and Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi, who pulled out his medal as the crowd cheered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-05-10/hot-shooting-thunder-beat-cli
Leno says time is right to pass 'Tonight Show' torch

...do better than ask, 'What would Jay do?'" Maher said in an e-mail Saturday.Leno's final show will feature Billy Crystal, his first Tonight guest, and Garth Brooks. Leno's legacy ? a word that makes him squirm ? might include expanding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-03/leno-says-time-right-pass-tonight-s
Music by Turner: Year entertains with music DVDs from Rush to Nirvana

...Richards and Larry David, the show had some extremely edgy and outrageous moments. Guest hosts included Andy Kaufman Billy Crystal and even William Shatner. One-of-a kind performances from The Clash, The Cars and Devo are featured, too. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-09/music-turner-year-ent
And the losers are ...

...hilarity seemed misplaced."There is an art to satire that this sad-sack emcee has no educated guess at. Comedian Billy Crystal stands alone among recent Oscar hosts in his ability to tease Hollywood and everyone else without being overtly distasteful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-02-26/and-losers-are
'Source Code' reaffirms Gyllenhaal's strengths

...screenwriter for a mother, was born into filmmaking, and his career began early when, at age 11, he played a small part in Billy Crystal's City Slickers .He began his ascension to stardom playing awkward adolescents in Bubble Boy, The Good Girl and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-03-30/source-code-reaffirms
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Scorsese's 'Hugo' leads Oscars with 11 nominations

...84th annual Oscars will be announced at a Feb. 26 ceremony aired live on ABC from Hollywood's Kodak Theatre, with Billy Crystal returning as host for the first time in eight years.The most-beloved Oscar host of the last two decades, Crystal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-01-24/scorseses-hugo-leads-oscars-