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Director Spike Lee takes love of sport to screen

NEW YORK -- Spike Lee the filmmaker wonders what took Spike Lee the basketball fanatic so long to make a film about his favorite sport. Spike Lee the social critic might wonder, too. All three come...

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Xtreme
Spike Jones Jr. says Spike Lee does not own the name 'Spike'

...is "frightening" that filmmaker Spike Lee is trying to claim exclusive ownership of the name "Spike." Lee won a court injunction June 13 that...production. "I do not believe that Spike Lee 'owns' or has any individual right...

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Television
Spike Lee documentary was on-target

The Aug. 29 column by Star Parker ( "Of Katrina, lies and Spike Lee's videotape") unfairly attacks Spike Lee's outstanding documentary When the Levees Broke. Upon the collapse of the levees on Aug. 29...

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Letters
Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...and was named Sports Kid of the Year by Sports Illustrated Kids.She met the Obamas at the White House, starred in a Spike Lee-directed car commercial, marched in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade with her Taney Dragons teammates and presented...

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Viacom says Spike Lee name spat costs TNN $16.8 million in first week

...in the first week after filmmaker Spike Lee's so-far successful bid to keep...undercover agent who's also a stripper. Spike Lee complained that TNN's name change...director. They said he's known as Spike Lee, not simply Spike. They also noted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/19/tel_378936.shtml
Television
Q&A: Spike Lee on Oscar, Halle Berry and Osama

NEW YORK -- Oscars? Spike Lee don't need no stinkin' Oscars. Sure, the director votes for...thing. The thing people misconstrued about "Jungle Fever" is that Spike Lee was saying all interracial marriages are awful. What we were showing...

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Things to Do
Spike Lee encouraged to shoot film about James Brown here

Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority member Johnny Hensley has sent a letter to director Spike Lee inviting him to film parts of his upcoming James Brown biopic in the late entertainer's hometown.Mr. Hensley, chairman of...

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Spike Lee: Jackson's breast baring a "new low" for entertainers

NEW YORK -- Film director Spike Lee criticized Janet Jackson's surprise breast-baring during the Super Bowl halftime show last weekend as a "new low" of attention-getting...

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Things to Do
Spike Lee is unhappy with TNN's new name

NEW YORK -- Spike Lee has temporarily spiked Spike TV. A Manhattan judge on Thursday granted Lee's petition and ordered Viacom Inc. to stop using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/13/biz_378301.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Journey's the thing for Spike Lee

...Chat features excerpts from a famous person's conversation on the Internet. This week, Net Chat features director Spike Lee, who recently released the movie Get On the Bus, based on last year's Million Man March. Mr. Lee, a graduate of...

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Metro