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Moore: We can't live without television

...had missed: Milton Berle, Howdy Doody, Your Show of Shows and the wonderfully surrealistic Burns and Allen Show. (George Burns addressed the audience between scenes, talking about what was going on in his house. He even tuned in to Gracie's...

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TV's leading men no role models

...to Beaver, Ward Cleaver was a smart businessman and respected father who kept in shape by playing golf. TV pioneer George Burns was smart (he snooped on the Mrs. with a hidden camera); mated to the ditzy Gracie Allen, though, he appeared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/20/moo_140392.shtml
Glynn Moore
Faith Digest

...with True North Church in North Augusta in the outreach. Goodnight, Gracie Alan DeValerio will portray entertainer George Burns at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way in Evans. Admission is $5 for nonmembers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/23/rel_109662.shtml
Your Faith
'Dyn-O-Mite!' TV Land lists the 100 greatest television catchphrases

...Bush) "Resistance is futile" (Picard as Borg, Star Trek: The Next Generation) "Say good night, Gracie" (George Burns, The Burns & Allen Show) "Schwing!" (Mike Myers and Dana Carvey as Wayne and Garth, Saturday Night Live) "Senator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/10/liv_107663.shtml
Life & style
Movie buffs bid on wax versions of Hollywood icons

...figures at the museum included likenesses of Bette Davis, George Burns, Marilyn Monroe, Marlon Brando, Andy Griffith, Brad...his name. He also bought figures of Marilyn Monroe, George Burns, Mary Pickford, W.C. Fields and Jean Harlow that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/14/mov_69619.shtml
Movies
Popular series using narration to help tell their tales

...voiceover also peppering prime-time these days is having actors break character and talk directly to the camera. "George Burns did it way, way back," Garcia notes. Today, "Bernie Mac talks right to the camera." Even NBC's "The Office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/12/tel_55390.shtml
Television
The Lennon Sisters: 50 Years of Family Harmony

...When you think of 50 years, you think of Bob Hope or George Burns, or something like that. When we announced during...Davis and Jack Benny to Bob Hope and Danny Thomas and George Burns. And then Andy Williams asked us to be regulars on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/09/mus_41143.shtml
Music
Pop icons crave Super Bowl exposure

...Bowl halftime show. Take that, Al Hirt.SUPER BOWL XXI (1987) LOCATION: The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Calif.ACTS: George Burns, Mickey Rooney and Disney charactersTHE VERDICT: Disney had been producing the halftime show, on and off, for several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2010-02-06/pop-icons-crave-supr-bowl-exposure
Life
Frank Gorshin, impressionist, dies at 72

...Your Last Battlefield." In 2002, Gorshin portrayed George Burns on Broadway in the one-man show "Say Goodnight Gracie...is I've done impressions all my life - I never did George Burns." Gorshin's final performance will be broadcast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/19/ent_453619.shtml
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Extras, extras

...PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE (WARNER BROS., 19.98 EACH) Warner Bros. resurrects four superior flicks from the 1970s. George Burns' film renaissance began with his Oscar-winning performance in The Sunshine Boys, co-starring with Walter Matthau...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/01/ent_410674.shtml
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