Players warned about throwing items into crowd in Phoenix

The PGA Tour already has banned the caddie races on the infamous par-3 16th hole at the Phoenix Open. Next on the taboo list: tossing items to fans in the grandstands at golf's rowdiest hole.A notice was posted in the locker room Tuesday...

'Taboo,' the Boy George musical, closing on Feb. 8

NEW YORK -- "Taboo," the Boy George musical brought to Broadway...the seats at the Plymouth Theatre. "'Taboo' was by far the most fulfilling experience...Barlow, a spokesman for the show. When "Taboo" closes Feb. 8, it will have played...

Rosie puts up all the money herself to launch 'Taboo'

NEW YORK -- When it comes to "Taboo," Rosie O'Donnell has put her money...performances Oct. 24 at the Plymouth Theatre. "Taboo," O'Donnell said, is "a legitimate...O'Donnell - dressed simply in denim and a "Taboo" T-shirt - was out-glammed by the...

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Rosie O'Donnell bids tearful farewell to 'Taboo'

...Minutes after the final curtain fell on "Taboo," the $10 million Broadway musical that...you, Rosie!" fans shouted, holding "Taboo" playbills and posters for her to sign...Leviathen Hendricks, 34, a New York actor. "Taboo," funded entirely by O'Donnell, told...

Richmond County authorities report drop in crime in 2014

...citizens might not be as prone to crime as they once were or maybe would-be criminals have become more conscious that crime is taboo. Changes in policing methods are also a factor, but law enforcement agencies can only respond to crimes they know about...

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...Democrats love the poor, hate the middle class and despise the rich. HAS ANYONE NOTICED that everything that used to be taboo is now socially acceptable? I hope this is the change that everybody wanted because in the long run I think the people of America...

Taboos abound in bridal shower invitation

...the monetary cost of each. It seems to me that this whole wedding-festivities affair is compounded with social etiquette taboos. The first is that a member of the bride's or groom's immediate family never holds a shower. Second, it is the ultimate...

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Taboos, not laws, prevented most unions

...be small. "First of all, it's not the law that's preventing them from coming together. Primarily, it's the social taboos," he said. The law was difficult to enforce, especially when people were spread out over large rural areas, he said. In...

'Blazing Saddles' pokes fun at less-taken trail of taboos

...Blazing Saddles ropes (sorry about that) its audience in with outrageous wit and a willingness to gun down (sorry again) taboos. Much has been made of the broad, brassy brand of comedy that made Mel Brooks a household name. A proud vulgarian, the writer...

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Investors still see benefit of hiring stock pickers to run their funds

NEW YORK - Stock pickers might as well wear a scarlet "A.""Active management" is becoming more of a taboo when it comes to mutual funds. Many investors are abandoning actively managed funds, wary of their high fees and recently disappointing...