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Whoopi Goldberg latest star punished over anti-Bush remarks

LOS ANGELES -- Some may think Whoopi Goldberg's crack about President Bush was no big whoop. But in the latest case of celebrity censure over political remarks, Slim-Fast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/17/ent_422387.shtml
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Slim-Fast dumps Whoopi Goldberg over anti-Bush remarks

LOS ANGELES -- The Slim-Fast diet drink company has dumped Whoopi Goldberg from its advertising because its executives were unhappy with remarks the comedian made at a recent political rally that mocked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/16/ent_422297.shtml
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TCM documentary shows conditional love for Oscar

...Academy's denial of Oscars, even credits, to screenwriters on Sen. Joseph McCarthy's so-called "blacklist."Whoopi Goldberg makes a powerful statement about the 24-year gap between Oscar wins for black actors, the first going to actress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2014-02-10/tcm-documentary-sho
Annie Leibovitz: Photographer of celebrities

Some people know how to look good in a photograph. Some do not. Annie Leibovitz makes them all look good: Whoopi Goldberg grinning in a warm milk bath, Demi Moore nude and pregnant, Susan Sontag with skunk-striped hair, shirtless Jerzy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/24/liv_25585.shtml
Life & style
Diamonds are expected to rock the red carpet at Academy Awards

...fashion show its sparkle. Hollywood's royalty wears millions of dollars worth of diamonds on Oscar night; show host Whoopi Goldberg set a record when she draped herself in $71 million worth of diamonds in 1999. This year, the Oscars' 75th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/18/ent_369191.shtml
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Broadway has its own Van Helsing in Stephen McKinley Henderson

...Henderson is a veteran of several August Wilson plays, having appeared on Broadway in "King Hedley II" and the Whoopi Goldberg revival of "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" and off-Broadway in "Jitney." "Dracula" stars Tom Hewitt as the world-famous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/05/art_421143.shtml
Arts
Racing takes initiative to diversify sport

...tracks. At the same time, the sport has been trying to cultivate a new fan base. Daytona International Speedway had Whoopi Goldberg wave the green flag for the Daytona 500, rappers Bow Wow, Jermaine DuPree and Da Brat were guests of Atlanta Motor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/06/nas_414714.shtml
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Phyllis Diller recounts a life of travail and triumph

...comics had never made the big-time, but Phyllis Diller beat the odds, paving the way for Lily Tomlin, Rosanne, Whoopi Goldberg, Ellen DeGeneres and others who followed. Diller did it despite a squalid marriage and recurring poverty. Even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/11/art_449899.shtml
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Stars and political stripes

...elastic enough to allow face time with, say, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu."So, he has time for Whoopi Goldberg but he doesn't have time for world leaders?" Wallace asked Gibbs."There are telephones in the White House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-09-24/stars-and-political-s
Rants & Raves

...thank you for being so generous and giving $1,000 to the Empty Stocking Fund. It will make many families happy. WHOOPI GOLDBERG saves me 30 minutes of television time every morning because when that show comes on, I turn the TV off.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-02/rants-raves