cool as he ever was by yaosaigeng


									  November 2010

 cool as he
  ever was

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                                                                                                                             Durant Main Street Program’s annual                                                      crafts; antiques; town-wide garage
                                                                                                                                                                        venues. “Raku Rumble” will run 1-6                                                        Doug Belshe, author of “Oklahoma
                                                                                                                             Downtown Trick-or-Treat is Oct. 30.                                                      sales. Booth reservations (12-by-12) $10.
                                                                                                                                                                        p.m. Nov. 6 at Heritage Park. Info: (903)                                                 Boy,” will sign copies noon-2 p.m. Dec.
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                                                               Mig                                                           Bokchito businesses, churches and          Get funky                                     Chorus show
                                                                                                                             other organizations will hand out candy
                                                                                                                                                                        Sherman’s second annual Funky
                                                                                                                             along Main Street 6-9 p.m. Oct. 30. A      Fest will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Red River Valley Chorus will present
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      “Voices in Harmony — Feelin’ Groovy”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Downtown holiday
                                                                                                                             costume contest will award prizes from     downtown, starting at Funky Monkey,                                                       Durant Main Street Program’s annual
                                       We offer:                                                                             Bokchito and Durant business. Info:        207 E. Houston St. Live music; food;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at Truth Tabernacle,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Highway 75, Exit 67, Denison. Info: (903)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Downtown Holiday will be Dec. 4.
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                                                                                                                             Achille alumni                             (903) 893-9793.                                                                                                                       at Durant Cycle’s bo
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         with Bob &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      What is Magic? A lecture and
      3.5 miles West of Durant • Highway 70                                                                                  will begin at 1 p.m. Oct. 30 in the        Festival/Cook-off                                                                         of all classes July 22-23. Visit the
                                                                                                                             high-school auditorium. Registration       Whitewright’s annual Grand Street Fall
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      demonstration will be presented by
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Facebook page, SOSU Upward Bound,           Fitting in
                                                                                                                             at noon. Honored classes: 1940, 1950,      Festival will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. downtown                                                   or contact Corey Hammel at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      professor Lawrence Hass 7-9:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                             1960, 1970, 1980, 1990 and 2000. A         Nov. 6. Free admission, parking                                                           Upward Bound office, (888) 331-3670.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Nov. 13 at Kidd-Key Auditorium, 400
                                                                                                                             short business meeting will follow a       and shuttle. Fun run at 8 a.m. Live           N. Elm St., Sherman. General admission
                                                                                                                             welcome from president Nina Perkins,
                                                                                                                             then lots of time for visiting and
                                                                                                                                                                        entertainment; classic car show; bike         $10; VIP $20. Proceeds benefit Big          Get, give back
                                                                                                                                                                        run; more than 120 vendors; food; wine        Brothers Big Sisters of Grayson County.     Shop one-of-a kind Hope Cycle
                                                                                                                             refreshments. Silent auction; T-shirts     tasting; train ride; games; giant slide;      Info: (903) 957-0310, (903) 893-0900,       merchandise recycled from damaged
                                                                                                                             for sale. All graduates, former students   miniature donkeys; obstacle course;                                                       and worn-out clothing donations.

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                                                                                                                             and teachers invited. Info: Facebook at    and more. A chili cook-off fundraiser                                                     Proceeds benefit Durant Hope Chest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BC studio
                                                                                                                             Achille High School Alumni.                — with proceeds going toward                                                              — which provides free clothing and
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                                                                                                                                                                        purchase of equipment and safety gear
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                                                                                                                                                                        Cooke, Fannin and Grayson counties            Choctaw Nation Pow Wow Nov. 27 at           Main St.; The Plaza, 305 W. Main St.; and                                                          Colton’s Main Street Run
                                                                                                                             The fifth annual Pamper Me Ladies          — will start at 7 a.m. A fire truck will be   Choctaw Event Center in Durant. Doors       The Peanut Shoppe, Highway 69/75;
                                                                                                                             Retreat hosted by Susie McEntire           on-site. Trophies for first- and second-      open at 10 a.m. Free admission.   
                                                                                                                             Luchsinger will be Nov. 5-6 at             place winners in firefighter and civilian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 hat stu f to do!
                           Date        Game                                             Start Time           Station         Atoka’s Victory Life Church. On the        teams, most unusual and people’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Trade days
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                           5           DHS vs Capitol Hill                              7:30 p.m.            KLBC            schedule: Life stories; shopping; food;    choice. Entry/info: (903) 818-9023,
                           6           SSU vs Angelo State                              2 p.m.               TBA             inspirational and entertaining speakers;              Tioga Western Trade Day will be 8
                           6           OU @ Texas A&M                                   TBA                  TBA
                                                                                                                             silent auction; and music. Cost is $75                                                   a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 27 in downtown
                           12          High School Playoffs Round 1                     TBA                  TBA
                                                                                                                             per person; $70 in groups of 10 or more.                                                 Tioga, Texas, Highway 377 and Gene
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Liz & Joe weren’t left out
                                       SSU @ TAMU-Kingsville
                                       OU vs Texas Tech
                                                                                                                             Registration starts and vendor booths      Veterans Day                                  Autry Drive. Free to the public. Vendor
                                                                                                                             open at 6 p.m. Nov. 5. Info: (800) 447-    Durant’s Veterans Day parade will             fee: $20 for a 15-foot by 30-foot space.
                           19          High School Playoffs Round 2                     TBA                  TBA
                           20          OU @ Baylor                                      TBA                  TBA             1987,,              begin at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 11 with lineup        Electricity available for additional $10.
                           26-27 High School Playoffs Semifinals                         TBA                  TBA                         on Twelfth Avenue south of Main Street,       Info: Sue, (940) 437-5503; John, (940)
                           27          OU @ Oklahoma State                              TBA                  TBA                                                        routing along Main from Fourth to First       390-5093;;
                           -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------                                              Avenue, then north to Evergreen Street                                                                                                                        A great local fundraiser in
                           BASKETBALL                                                                                        Art tour                                   and west to the courthouse (site of                                                                                                                                                     remembrance of Colton Sherrill,
                           18          SSU vs USAO (M)                                  7 p.m.               KLBC            Denison Fall Fine Art Tour will be 10                                                                                                                                                                               Maureen Kane
                                                                                                                                                                        ceremony). Entry deadline 5 p.m. Nov.
                           20          SSU vs St. Mary’s (W)                            2 p.m.               KSEO            a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 6 and 1-5 p.m. Nov. 7     9. Entry/info: chamber of commerce            Divorce support                                                                          Heather Burrage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      of KXII     son of Trace & Dena Sherrill
                           30          DHS vs Atoka (G-B)                               6:30 p.m.            KLBC
                                                                                                                             downtown with more than 100 local,         (580) 924-0848, 215 N. Fourth Ave.            “DivorceCare: Surviving the Holidays”                                                                                                     COLTON’S RUN PHOTOS BY RICHARD PARKER

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                     Bataan death march survivor                                                                                                                                      They’d flood their fields at night. I fell                                                                                               “I went into my room over there,”

Living by the Word
                                                                                                                                                                                      flat about the third day. I got so thirsty.                                                                                           Baum said, pointing down the street
                                                                                                                                                                                      I just remember falling flat on my face,                                                                                              where his childhood home had stood
                                                                                                                                                                                      just gulping in everything I could.”                                                                                                  a few hundred feet away). “And it was
                                                                                                                                                                                         It was a drink he seemed to savor                                                                                                  full of gifts.”
                                                                                                                                                                                      almost 70 years later. Although, when                                                                                                    Settled in back home, he spent a lot
                                                                                                                                                                                      he rose from those life-saving swallows,                                                                                              of time at Allen’s store. His old boss
      Whitesboro World War II veteran talks about how scripture helped him through horrific events                                                                                    he noticed a few feet away in the
                                                                                                                                                                                      flooded ditch the body of a man who’d
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and father figure introduced him to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            “that pretty little gal” — the woman he
By Scott Corbin                               he thought she might be. Rather than                                                                                                    been shot several days before. Near                                                                                                   later told a friend he believed he would
KLBC 106.3 FM News Director                   the usual admonitions to be careful and                                                                                                 fatal thirst changes perceptions.                                                                                                     marry. Charlie and Waunema celebrated
                                              behave, Ms. Baum had one request for                                                                                                       “But that water was pretty good                                                                                                    their 60th wedding anniversary with

             harlie, you be sure to read      her soldier son.                                                                                                                        anyway,” Baum said.                                                                                                                   family and friends a few years ago. He
             your Bible every day.”              “She made me promise to read a                                                                                                          He knew that desperate act could                                                                                                   split terms as postmaster with a stint
             Heeding a godly mother’s         scripture or line or something in the                                                                                                   have been his last. He’d seen more than                                                                                               as an educator in the 1950s and ‘60s.
             instructions through the         Bible each day when I went to the                                                                                                       one fellow captive shot for less in the                                                                                               He’s known by hundreds of former
four years that followed helped Charlie       service. And that’s what I did. It might                                                                                                previous few days. Not for the last time,                                                                                             Whitesboro students as Coach Baum for
Baum of Whitesboro endure more hor-           have just been a line or two, or might                                                                                                  Baum was being protected.                                                                                                             his work with the high-school baseball
ror, torture and deprivation than most        have just been a verse. I went through                                                                                                     “I could see the shadows behind me                                                                                                 and girls’ basketball teams.
people experience in a lifetime. He           that Bible several times.”                                                                                                              (while getting up from the fall), and                                                                                                    Baum didn’t only read the Bible
emerged a stronger                               That Bible is what Baum said                                                                                                         every time, he’d swing at me, I’d duck                                                                                                faithfully while enduring circumstances
man. And Sgt. Baum                            sustained him through terrors few have                                                                                                  under [the bayonet]. He got so mad.”                                                                                                  few can fully comprehend. It’s evident
believes the little                           experienced and far fewer survived.                                                                                                        Baum was once a robust young Texan                                                                                                 he also “hid them in my heart that I
book he stashed in                            A gift from an Army chaplain, its                                                                                                       who’d played every position on his                                                                                                    might not sin against you,” as written in
the back of a pair of                         value is evident in the reverential                                                                                                     hometown’s undefeated football team.                                                                                                  Psalms 119:11. He managed to survive
Army-issued shorts                            way he’s kept it the seven decades                                                                                                      In those few years as a war prisoner,                                                                                                 the cruelty without carrying any of
along the infamous                            since and displayed to those he hopes                                                                                                   he went from almost 250 pounds to 85.                                                                                                 it back. His memories are filled with
Bataan Death March                            to encourage. During the visit, his                                                                                                     He lived continually on the verge of                                                                                                  the kindnesses shown by the Filipino
and his captivity                             eyes often would look to that tattered                                                                                                  starvation, also suffering from malaria                                                                                               villagers and Tanaka without an iota of
throughout the long                           Testament across the table as he said, “I                                                                                               and beriberi, a thiamine deficiency.          couldn’t have made it to shore if they’d    the scant survivors. But it wasn’t home     hatred for any.
years of World War                            wasn’t afraid.”                                the island fortress of Corregidor, the     himself with the words he’d hidden               The first and longest part of his          been feet from the docks.                   to Whitesboro right away. The Army             Most of all, he remembers the teen
II saved the lives                Scott          He recalled an experience he has            supplies of food, ammunition and other     within the only uniform he had left.          captivity was spent on Luzon north of            Once arriving in Japan, the treatment    didn’t want American civilians to see       boys forced into manhood who found
and souls of many               Corbin        shared for 65 years, in what he believes       equipment were running low. When           Each GI’s shorts had a pad where it was       Manila, where prisoners were forced           was only marginally better. POWs            what had been done to the men. They         solace, changed hearts and the will to
American soldiers.                            to have been a message from the                Gen. Jonathan Wainwright surrendered       doubled in the back. Baum slit it and         to work, mostly on salvage projects. It       were put to work in a copper-plate          were taken first to a hospital camp near    return home in his little black Bible.
   A longtime family friend of the Baums      Almighty — that he would “never walk           the island group a few months later, the   put his Bible inside.                         was there Baum saw and experienced            manufacturing plant, building batteries     Manila. He showed us a photo he said        While some didn’t make it back, Baum
and fellow KLBC Buzz employee,                alone,” regardless of what happened.           men already were beginning to suffer         “I carried it there. They couldn’t see it   kindness and bravery from the native          for the Imperial Submarine Fleet.           was misleading.                             knew they didn’t have to be afraid
Joe Geisler, joined Charlie Baum and          It was Christmas Eve 1941, two weeks           malnutrition, most left with only their    from the front. With it behind me, they       population and an unexpected source.          Food still wasn’t sufficient enough            “You take that tow sack off me, there    anymore.
daughter Kay at his kitchen table this        after the Japanese attack at Pearl             guns and a pair of army-issued shorts.     never thought about that.”                       “Tanaka was a Japanese corporal,”          to maintain weight, and exposure            was nothing but skin stretched over            Now 93, Baum still tries to read
fall for an account of his incredible story   Harbor.                                        By this time, Pfc. Baum was actually a       The forced march was almost 100             Baum said. “That was pretty high up           to chemicals claimed more men. But          ribs.”                                      something from the Bible everyday. He
of survival through faith.                       “I was walking this guard deal,”            sergeant, though he didn’t know it.        miles in tropical heat, made by that first    in the Japanese Army. I don’t know            Charlie kept reading his Bible through         Baum said the doctors weren’t            believes the words are what got him
   A 24-year-old Charlie Baum entered         Baum said. “I saw these trees filled with         “I never did see my promotion,” he      group of 75 men in four days and four         what it was, but Tanaka liked me. I           another time in the Land of the Rising      accustomed to dealing with such             through the Bataan Death March and
the U.S. Army Air Corps only months           lightning bugs. It was, oh, I’d say a little   said. “Everything was in turmoil.”         nights. Others who were weaker and            worked on one of his details. He would        Sun and continued to share.                 severe malnutrition. More than one of       the infamous Japanese POW camps.
before the attack on Pearl Harbor. But        further than that garage door (pointing           Baum recounted the waning days of       had worse weather took as many as             smuggle stuff to me, although he knew            Many fellow POWs never had read          the men survived the starvation only           Asked what he thought it would’ve
he and most Americans knew the war            to the mark approximately 50 yards             the American resistance as he and his      seven days.                                   he’d be killed if he was caught.”             from scripture before. Boys from the        to succumb to the treatment. Cooks          been like there if he hadn’t had that
that raged around the world soon              away). I stopped.”                             lieutenant covered dwindling forces          Baum said many of the captors spoke            After more than two years in the           cities, 16 and 17 years old, often grew     stood by to prepare whatever the men        Bible, he said flatly, “I wouldn’t be here.
would ensnare this country, just as              As Baum paused to recompose                 retreating from advancing Japanese.        much better English than him or fellow        Philippines, the POWs were herded             up in homes without the influence of a      wanted. He tearfully told us how many       I wouldn’t have made it. I’d have lost
the previous war had. Without telling         himself, his daughter told me, “you can        The machine gun they fired finally         American soldiers, but they were              down to the docks.                            mother like Ms. Baum, whom her son          literally ate themselves to death the       my head back there.”
his employer or his mother, he left           hear a pin drop” when her daddy tells          became useless after going through         extremely cruel. After several months            “They moved us with bayonets onto          called “a staunch Methodist.” Though        first few days. Their systems couldn’t         If folks were
Whitesboro one day, catching a ride           this part of his story to school kids.         thousands of rounds. But when              of vicious fighting and dwindling             those ships.”                                 he shielded his Bible carefully from the    take the sudden onset of rich food after    to take anything
to Sherman, then taking the famous               Baum went on after a few moments:           they fell back where they expected         supplies, weakened POWs were forced              The boats the Japanese used for            guards, he always was ready to share        years of sporadic rice rations.             from his story,
Interurban Railroad to Dallas and the         “I could see God’s face.”                      reinforcements, no one was there.          to stay on their feet continuously            prisoner transport weren’t very               the Word with the young men in his             Then came the day for which he had       he said it would
Air Corps recruitment office. That               I asked why he thought the Lord             Surrounded, the Americans threw their      without food or water. Baum saw men           seaworthy. Baum saw two of the four           barracks.                                   waited so long. Baum was ready to           be to follow his
passenger service was in its last days,       revealed Himself to him.                       guns into the sea to be sure the enemy     bayoneted, beaten with rifle butts and        unmarked vessels sunk by the Allies.             “The American boys had never seen a      come home to his faithful mother, who       mother’s advice.
and Charlie told us, by then, it was just        He said, “I knew that I was safe.”          wouldn’t be able to use them.              shot for no apparent reason.                  And his description of what happened          Bible, some of ‘em,” Baum said, adding      told people throughout the war her boy         “Share your
an old street car.                               He told me he shared his experience            The victors took almost everything        “Just for meanness, we thought. You         on board brought to mind stories of           that he didn’t feel he had to explain       was going to come home. He hoped to         faith. It’ll guide
   His choice of service was more a           with his fellow soldiers, all of them          from the surrendered troops. Without       were guessing everything you did,             18th-century slaving ships.                   it to them. “They knew what it was. I       slip into town, but that wasn’t to be.      you through if
matter of going where he’d never been.        younger than him, hoping it would              canteens or any sort of supplies, they     whether it was the right move or not.”           “They were up above and we were            just let them read it all they wanted to.      “I called mother from San Antone         you stay with
   “Well, you could either go to Clark        encourage them even as the enemy               were herded into large groups. Far           After three days marching, perhaps          down here like cattle. Sometimes,             I just made sure they put it back when      and told her I would be there on the        it. I didn’t have
Field (at Manila Bay in the Philippines)      neared.                                        greater in number than the Japanese        the most basic of physical needs              they’d stab down with those bayonets.”        they got through. I never denied any of     afternoon train.”                           any problems
or San Antone. I’d been to San Antone.”          Baum doesn’t talk much about the            prepared for, the prisoners began the      became too much to deny. Baum said,              Many of the men, like Baum, suffered       them. And they used it. I got the most         She was there, accompanied by            being able to
   Baum lost his dad while he was still in    fight that ensued and extended the             longest walk of their lives — the end of   eventually, his thirst took over his          from malaria, beriberi and other              joy out of watching them.”                  thousands of others.                        go through it.
school. He said his boss, E.T. Allen Sr.,     next few months between Allied Forces          life for almost one-third of those who     thoughts and made him temporarily             diseases. He saw men weakened from               Baum began to feel there was a              “The whole town was there. They let      And I saw a lot           Charlie Baum
was “just like a father to me.” Returning     of American and Filipino soldiers              started it.                                forget the bullets and the sharp              years of lack of care and little food,        purpose for his suffering.                  out school.”                                of fellows who
home after signing up, Allen sat him          and the Japanese Imperial Army. As                Even as men around him fell, some       bayonets.                                     go insane when seasickness added to              When the Japanese surrendered to            The community’s joy in the war really    didn’t have it accept it. And you knew
down for a talk in the store. Then he         historians record, by the time Gen.            due to thirst and exhaustion, Baum           “To get this drink, I faked this fall. On   their misery. Some jumped overboard           the Allies aboard the USS Missouri,         being over was poured out on the rail-      there was something there. I could see
told his mother. She wasn’t as upset as       Douglas MacArthur escaped from                 quickly stole moments to strengthen        each side was a ditch, irrigation ditches.    while far at sea, though they probably        the war was finally over for Baum and       thin veteran.                               it. That’s all you need.”

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 to manage their disease, like he did.       breakdown. This is the first time

                                                                                      cool as he ever was
                                                                                                                                      “It’s about trying to find balance in my      new solo album “Custom Built,” which
                                                                                                                                   life, and God knows I could use it,” said        debuted at No. 1 on two Billboard              In April, Michaels underwent an           anybody’s done this, where it breaks
                                                                                                                                   Michaels, who also mentioned previous            charts this summer.                          emergency appendectomy. A week later,       down what happens, where it goes,
                                                                                                                                   reality series — “Rock of Love,” “The              “I feel like I wrote a really upbeat       he was rushed to the hospital, where        who could screw you.”
                                                                                                                                   Celebrity Apprentice” and “Nashville             version of what I feel is a ‘Something       doctors discovered he’d suffered a brain       He said being surrounded by good
                                                                                                                                   Star” — reached their peak ratings when          to Believe In,’ is a modern-day ‘Every       hemorrhage. Shortly after that came the     people is essential, considering there’s
                                                                                                                                   featuring him. “One of the cool things           Rose,’” he said, comparing it to two         announcement Michaels has a hole in         the agent, the agent’s agent, manager,
By Regina Phillips                        Situation of “Jersey Shore” flashes for        “What you need to do — find a way
The KLBC Buzz Editor                                                                                                               about going in and doing ‘Life As I              of Poison’s big hits. “It’s upbeat, but it   his heart that’s been there since birth.    business manager, etc.
                                          every camera on any occasion.               to communicate in your immediate
                                                                                                                                   Know It’ is trying to find that balance          travels through my life as it was, as it     He didn’t know about it until this rash        “If you’re hands-on with what you
                                            “I’m like The Situation’s much older,     community. Let people know that

                                                                                                                                   between my love and my passion for my            is and where it’s going. And I think the     of hospital stays.                          love to do, you will find a way to make
        ret Michaels has super pow-       older brother,” Michaels said, pointing     this is what it is, please try this. And I
                                                                                                                                   family, and my love and my passion for           song fits perfectly for the show.”             The third week of January, he plans       it rock. For me, it was about ‘content is
        ers. Sure, he sports a bandana    to the Billboard cover and noting he has    think the hands-on approach always
                                                                                                                                   making music and being on the road.”               Michaels also mentioned he, with his       to have surgery to repair the hole. It’ll   king.’ It was about holding on to that
        instead of a cape and his glam-   almost four generations of fans now.        works better. And I’m a people person.
                                                                                                                                      Michaels noted reality TV can be a            beloved band, on Nov. 9 will release a       require about a week of in-patient          publishing and not giving any of that
        metal glory days were the 1980s     “My career building was moving the        I believe you contact people and ask,
                                                                                                                                   blessing or a disaster. The audience             box set, “Nothin’ But a Good Time: The       recovery. The plan is to get a short        stuff away. I was willing to starve for
and early ‘90s. But he’s managed a feat   pool table out of the way at the Paradise   if it’s music, ‘Hey, did you like this?’
                                                                                                                                   must be able to relate to some degree            Poison Collection.”                          rest before surgery, then maybe take a      years and years, and live behind a dry
few have figured out how to pull off      Bar & Grill in Mechanicsburg, Pa.,”         Bottom line is you’ve gotta find a way
                                                                                                                                   and care about the characters.                     “It’s more than a greatest hits. You       family vacation before getting back on      cleaner, so that whenever we had a
— remaining prominent in the public       Michaels said.                              to get people there, and while you’re
                                                                                                                                      “Hopefully, people will find ‘Life As         kinda get the stories and the feel behind    the road to tour and promote his book,      chance to make it, we made it big.
eye and being well liked.                   His band just hoped the dozen             doing that, you gotta make sure your
  Michaels recently appeared on the                                                                                                I Know It’ a very interesting journey to         the music as well.”                          “Roses and Thorns: The Reality of My           “It was hot and awful, but that was
                                          people who came to listen one Tuesday       product rocks.”
Billboard magazine cover with the         afternoon would double the next week.          Television and media have expanded        take,” he said. “We don’t take anyone              The fact Michaels came on the scene in     Rock-and-Roll Fantasy,” due out in          paying my dues, and I was willing to
header “Maximum Exposure” running           “I’m one of those guys who has built      his presence exponentially. Michaels         out and [guide or script] them so that           1983 and remains relevant is remarkable.     early 2011.                                 do it.”
across his midsection. He was nude,       my career from the ground up. I’m           said, with all the attention and social      anything will happen that wouldn’t               Then, consider some other factors. The         “We’re shooting for my birthday              Michaels said music newcomers
revealing more than in his past shoots    very hands-on. If you wanna build a         networking, it becomes “live by the          naturally happen.”                               guy isn’t invincible but he’s sure tough.    (March 15),” he said. “The music            have “a better chance than ever now”
with Playgirl. Some people questioned     fan base, whatever your product is, it’s    sword, die by the sword.”                       According to Michaels, it took his              Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at          business, hands down, is probably what      to get noticed, with the Internet, social
the authenticity of the 47-year-old       two things, a parallel universe. You’ve        “You better really believe in what        daughters — Raine, 10, and Jorja Bleu,           age 6, Michaels has become a strong          helped me win ‘Apprentice.’ [The book]      networking and other media. Offering
rocker’s fairly phenomenal physique.      got to have a great product. In other       you’re doing, and I think that’s the most    5 — a few days to get used to the small          advocate for generating awareness            is the 50 ways you can go into the music    advice to hopefuls, Michaels stressed
But the photographer was more than        words, you’ve gotta have something          important thing.”                            camera crew hanging around, but he               and funds for research. He’s this            business. You can have 50 ways to be        they have to love the music they’re
happy to prove he’d only bronzed          people want. No matter what, you               He surely is doing a lot these days,      coached them just to go about life as usual      year’s spokesperson for the American         rewarded, or you can have 5,000 ways        making and stick to that.
Michaels’ skin tone, made the real six-   can be selling something and if it isn’t    including a Nov. 19 concert at Durant’s      and they’ve adjusted. It also stars the girls’   Diabetes Association. He also started        to be screwed.                                 “Be the trend. Don’t follow it,” he said.
pack more symmetrical and smoothed        something people want or the product        Choctaw Event Center. He has a new           mom and Michaels’ girlfriend, Kristi.            his own organization, “Life Rocks. Let’s       “Besides all the stories you’re gonna        At last check, tickets still were
some wrinkles. Really, there probably     is crap, they’re not coming back, and       show on VH1, “Life As I Know It,”               The show’s theme song, “Riding                Walk.” He said the cause helps send          read and the pictures to prove it, I        available for the Nov. 19 show. Call (800)
was not a lot more airbrushing than The   word of mouth will kill you.                which kicked off Oct. 18.                    Against the Wind,” is on Michaels’               kids with diabetes to camp to learn how      do the music-business million-dollar        583-3737 or visit

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                                     oct. 30 at Grant’s choctaW event center                                                                                                                    multiplatinum status, “Smoke and                a hot-button issue now, bully-induced

 lifehouse builds on rock-solid foundation
                                                                                                                                                                                                Mirrors” is the band’s best starter on the      suicide (2007’s “The Joke” co-written by
                                                                                                                                                                                                Billboard 200. It landed (or took off) at No.   Wooly). Some very well could stem from
                                                                                                                                                                                                6 in its first week, doing one better than      being the son of Christian missionaries,
                                                                                                                                                                                                sophomore effort “Stanley Climbfall.”           but they can speak to virtually anybody.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  I’m not surprised fans have bought               Jason’s songs are just more cerebral
                       Road warriors cultivating hard-earned, well-deserved followers                                                                                                           “Smoke and Mirrors.” I don’t think there’s      than a lot of the industry products. And
By Regina Phillips                                                                                                                                                                              a weak track on it.                             the messages within many of them are
The KLBC Buzz Editor                                                                                                                                                                              “When we record and write songs we            positive, encouraging, without being
                                                                                                                                                                                                try — if we’re all feeling it at the same       corny or too cliché.

        here’s this theory that often                                                                                                                                                           time and think that this is going to be            “He’s a great writer,” Wooly said. “I
        buzzes around in my brain.                                                                                                                                                              something good, we’ll precede,” Wooly           think one of the things that makes him
        Maybe my tastes have meandered                                                                                                                                                          said. “When we present an idea and              so good is he’s super honest. And his
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Kris Allen
        to some menagerie miles away                                                                                                                                                            nobody’s fired up about it, we know             type of writing does enable songs to be                                                                  opening for Lifehouse
from conventional. But it seems                                                                                                                                                                 that that’s going to translate to the fans.     timeless or last three, four, five years
music is muddled by mainstream’s                                                                                                                                                                Generally, if we’re really excited about it,    down the road, when you can put it on                                                                   “They’re really good guys. They’ve
marketability measure.                                                                                                                                                                          then it’s going to translate.”                  and still think it’s a great song. I think                                                              been around for a long time. I can
   I know, right? Might explain my                                                                                                                                                                Well, their passion for what they do is       there are ways of staying current and                                                                   remember that we watched their
headaches.                                                                                                                                                                                      fervently conveyed, whether it’s talking        changing the soundscape a little bit to stay                                                            show in San Francisco. We played
   Well, I recently                                                                                                                                                                             on the phone, listening to their music or       fresh. But there’s always the deep root
got smacked with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        with them and we were like, ‘Wow,
                                                                                                                                                                                                watching them play.                             of every track. A good song can always
a mystery. Why                                                                                                                                                                                    Personally, I’m puzzled. The band’s first     be sat down with an acoustic guitar and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I forgot they had all these songs.’
is Lifehouse not a                                                                                                                                                                              single, “Hanging By a Moment,” is its           a vocal and still be good. So we always                                                                 They’re one of those bands who
household name?                                                                                                                                                                                 biggest commercial hit, crowned the most-       kind of gauge it that way. If we can play                                                               kind of surprise you, and they’re
No answer. But, as so                                                                                                                                                                           played single of 2001. Then came “Sick          acoustic and it works, then we can do the                                                               really good live too.”
many of the band’s                             “the good thing is, years later, when we played those                                                                                            Cycle Carousel,” “Breathing,” “Spin”            full record version of it and it’s going to
songs do for humans                                                                                                                                                                             and “Take Me Away.” Those are some              translate equally as well.
who hear them, one
                                               same songs live, we’ve built such a grassroots-type
                                                                                                                                                                                                really good songs. But the charts haven’t          “One of our goals is always be honest
of the band’s songs                            of following that the fans still sing them back to us                                                                                            necessarily reflected that, until 2005’s        and true to ourselves and know that if it’s
further states what’s                                                                                                                                                                           “You and Me” broke the top five and hit         a song that we’re excited about, then we’ll
                                    Regina     like they’re huge hits, so it’s amazing.”
been on my mind                                                                                                                                                                                 No. 1 on a few charts. Ensuing singles          take it to the limit. And if it’s not, it might
— “Am I Ever Gonna                 Phillips                          — rick Woolstenhulme Jr., drummer                                                                                          — “Blind,” “First Time,” “Whatever It           be a song we push to the back burner and
Find Out.”                                                                                                                                                                                      Takes,” “Broken,” and “Halfway Gone”            pick up later.”                                   — the classic rock, some ‘80s influence           name’s Stanley, I think. ‘Stand, Climb and
   Presented with the opportunity to          advent of YouTube not only lets people         traveling in support of their albums and          “Smoke and Mirrors,” came from kind of           and “All In” from the newest album                 So, does Wooly have a fondness for a           on the pop and hair-band sides, alt-rock          Fall’ is a play on words from that. I guess
conduct an interview with a band              incriminate and embarrass themselves,          readying for the next.                            a split personality, merging a more rock         — put up respectable stats. However,            certain Lifehouse song?                           movement in the early ‘90s — with the             there’s not too much of a story behind it.
member prior to the Lifehouse concert         it allows access to tunes I would’ve              “Yeah, generally on each album, we             sound from the live shows and a catchy           the numbers don’t seem to match the                “Right now, my favorite song is ‘Nerve         acoustical, rockabilly, balladry. Love it. It’s   We just met a random person and came
Oct. 30 at Grant’s Choctaw Event Center,      missed. Thanks, technology, for getting        always prepare for at least a year and a          pop style.                                       quality. I look at the charts and question      Damage.’ That’s obviously on the new              like those guys let each talent shine, and it     up with the idea from that.”
the info collecting began. I already knew     me better acquainted.                          half, depending on how deep the records             “We went straight from the road into the       the music-buying public. So I had to            album. That kind of track is a once-in-           comes together very cohesively.                     Well, Wooly, I can appreciate a pun. The
I liked the band’s songs I’d heard and           That includes Alexander Graham              go, single-wise. We’ve toured up to almost        studio, and we started recording,” Wooly         ask Wooly if he and his bandmates ever          a-career type of thing we were able to               “It’s always interesting,” Wooly said.         song’s lyrics contain that “stand, climb
the voice of that singer. The more I read     Bell’s telephone, since I was dialed           three years on a record. So we’re kind            said. “We had a batch of four or five            wondered something similar.                     capture. We recorded that all live, playing       “We have four people in the band, and             and fall,” talking about someone trying to
(biography, lyrics) and listened, the         in with Lifehouse drummer Rick                 of blue-collar mentality of working and           songs that took on this Americana, live            “Not really. There’s always going to be       at the same time in one room. That type           we all have different influences. We also         carry the weight of the world.
more apparent became the revelation           Woolstenhulme Jr. For radio purposes,          touring. Just being out there pounding the        feel, which we loved. Midway through             peaks and valleys in any type of career or      of energy, if you can get it in one take          share some of the same. But if we wanted            Trotting the globe for more than 10 years
that Lifehouse is definitive evidence         I had him pronounce his last name. It          pavement and having our fan base grow             the record, we started recording more            business. We’re still really proud of those     and everyone be present and focused,              to record a bluegrass song, we would do           and stints in the studio in between, that’s
of understated greatness. Perhaps I’m         does sound very nice. But I told him this      in the meantime, it’s pretty awesome.”            studio-type, radio kind of pop world. At         songs, and we feel that we did the best         it’s amazing. That type of track is almost        it and it would still sound like Lifehouse.       a lot of time together. How do these guys
starved for something of substance within     Okie would just need to call him Wooly.           Ticket-holders for the current tour get        the end of the whole cycle, we had the           that we could do on our end. If it doesn’t      a progressive track. It goes from like a          It’s like when we all play together, that no      keep it harmonious and not homicidal?
a culture saturated by the likes of Justin    And the guy who shaves his head was            to evaluate their collective work ethic,          song ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ first. But it was       hook up, it doesn’t hook up.                    heroin, kind of a druggy verse to a hit-          matter how far outside of the box we go,            “That is a good question,” Wooly said.
Bieber and Katy Perry.                        “down with that.”                              of course, on the craftsmanship of a              funny when we finished the album that it           “The good thing is, years later, when         you-in-the-face chorus with guitars. It’s         it still has that sound. It’s always been nice    “We have done a lot of touring. I think
   Still, I’ve not been this excited about       I told Wooly I was glad the band would      reinvigorated set list.                           lent itself perfectly to the record because it   we played those same songs live, we’ve          awesome to have the polarities of the             to try new things and try to get outside of       that, deep down, we’re all close friends
one act in a long time. That’s kinda sad,     make a stop in Grant before heading               “With this particular live show, it’s          does kind of have a two-sided thing.             built such a grassroots-type of following       mellow into the chaos.”                           our boxes because, at the end of the day,         and we all have the same bar line of
considering Lifehouse has been at work        down to the metroplex to perform Nov. 2        kind of tricky, because now there are five          “We’re really proud of this one. We put        that the fans still sing them back to us like      Yep yep. I told him that was the biggest       we could uncover something that’s fresh,          where we want to take this. For that
for more than a decade. Sure, I could’ve      at Palladium Ballroom.                         albums’ worth of music. So we’ve picked           a lot of work into it. We each individually      they’re huge hits, so it’s amazing. And a       standout on the album for me as well.             but it’ll still always be Lifehouse-esque, if     reason, I guess it just works. We all know
bought all five albums upon release. But         “We’re pretty pumped about it as well.      and put together and chiseled out the             stepped outside of the box often to go           lot of our fans will sing deep cuts that are       “It’s the type of track that, when you’re      you will.”                                        what we need to do to make it work, and
I’m cheap, and I’ve been burned. Back in      So far, the tour has been going great. We’re   perfect set — for what we think is the            down some pathways and hope to find              tracks that definitely aren’t on the radio      driving down the highway, you could                  In the manner of a talented, intelligent       we’re just blue-collar style. We just keep
the cassette days, I paid a portion of my     really excited to bring the new show to all    perfect set. We definitely showcase a lot of      gold at the end.”                                and they still know all the words to those.     turn it up really loud and it’s liberating,”      band? Of course I will.                           pounding the road and try to make the
Dairy Queen paycheck to hear Robert           the fans.”                                     the new album, but there are some tracks            This album took longer than usual in           As long as we have that, it’s going to be       Wooly said.                                          An album (and single) titled “Stanley          best records we can make. And at the end
Palmer sing “Simply Irresistible” and            At the time of the interview, Lifehouse     that we haven’t played live, really ever,         the studio. It was released March 2 after        all good.”                                         “Nerve Damage” starts with kind                Climbfall” made me want to know from              of the day, we’re still doing it and we’re
“Addicted to Love” anytime I wanted.          had been back from Europe for a week or        on older records that we’re playing. So it’s      four delays.                                       The voice of Lifehouse (and I’d argue         of an Eagles’ “Hotel California” vibe,            where the name came.                              happy doing it.
But those tracks (the only ones I liked)      so and was getting ready for the fourth        kind of a mix of everything.                        “I think we really wanted to just craft it     one of the best in the business) is Jason       crashes quite awesomely into a cranked               “We were touring in a tour bus with              “We’re fortunate we love what we do.
were on opposite sides, far apart. Listen,    show of the American run.                         “Being a proud-live type of band, we try       and make sure everything was just exactly        Wade, who also plays guitar and piano,          up chorus, comes down to guitar picking           a photographer, who was going to take             We’re all close to family and friends, and
flip, fast forward, stop to check, fast          “We did three weeks over there, and it      to make sure that, when we do play some           finished and done before we released it,         and writes the band’s songs. He’s penned        Carlos Santana would appreciate that              shots of us for two days. We just went            I guess it just works out well that we have
forward some more ...                         was super successful,” he said. “We have       of these songs live, we stir it up a little bit   and it took a little time. But I think, in the   a plethora of love songs (see “Hanging          highlights Wooly’s high-hat, and back to          to these cool towns. We were kind of              this outfit.”
   It seems my solution became the            our production and all of our gadgets for      and change some things, so it’s exciting          overall picture, it came out really well and     By a Moment,” “You and Me,” “First              the rockin’ stuff.                                in the middle of nowhere outside New                Yeah, and after I’ve tried on more of the
problem — waiting on radio to play            the tour.”                                     for people to hear, rather than just hearing      we’re pretty excited about it.”                  Time,” “All In,” “Falling In”); many               Really listening closely to the album, I       Orleans and we stopped at this old train          Lifehouse I’d missed, I’ll be at that concert
enough good stuff from the album that I          These guys probably are pretty good         it verbatim, just like the record.”                 Although “No Name Face” is                     about overcoming obstacles (“Sick Cycle         could detect hints of elements prominent          station. The guy running the train station        and springing for all the albums. No fast-
could justify the expense. However, the       at packing. They spend a lot of time              I’d read the title for the latest album,       Lifehouse’s best-selling album, reaching         Carousel,” “Storm,” “Breathing”); and           throughout several decades of music               — whose picture’s on the record too — his         forwarding required.
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                      C          o u n t r y                       n       o t e s                                                                                                                                                           Billy Currington figured, if it’s good
                                                                                                         Zac Brown Band

surprise! more taylor swift
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             enough for George Strait and Jimmy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Buffett, it’s good enough for him. So he
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             spent time recording his new album in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the Florida Keys. “Enjoy Yourself” is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             available now.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Billy teamed with Keith Urban and
     Sugarland headlining USO concert • Jukebox spins counted                                                                                                                                                                                Vince Gill to perform Kenny Rogers’
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             “Sweet Music Man” at the Country
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Music Hall of Fame and Museum
By Bob McKinzie                             on the classic Loretta/Conway Twitty
KLBC 106.3 FM Program Director                                                                                                                                                                                                               fundraising concert. The performance
                                            duet, “You’re the Reason Our Kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             has gotten so much attention, Billy’s
                                            Are Ugly.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             thinking about recording the song.
Taylor Swift’s “Speak Now” album
contains her first-ever apology song,       The Band Perry thanked hometown
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Reba McEntire donated more than
“Back to December.” She said, “This is      Greenville, Tenn., with a free concert.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             $60,000 to the Spavinaw, Okla., schools.
about a person who was incredible to        The three siblings were a bit surprised
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             A lot of repairs were needed, so a board
me, just perfect to me in a relationship,   when more than 5,000 people showed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             member just started calling people
and I was really careless with him.         up for the show.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             — Oprah, Bill Gates, everyone, until he
The song is full of words that I would                                                                                                                                                                                                       hit up Reba.
say to him.” The single is available for    Carrie Underwood said she made
download. Taylor celebrated the release     a pregnancy pact with a few of her
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             The American Music Awards
by baking pumpkin-spice cookies with        friends that they all plan to have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             nominations have been announced.
cream icing. At least that’s what she       children around the same time. That
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Lady Antebellum snagged five,
said on Twitter.                            way, they can babysit each others’ kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             including Breakthrough Artist and
                                            and the children will grow up to be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Favorite Artist in adult contemporary.
Rumor has it Swift is in talks to star in   friends. She didn’t reveal who else is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Country nominations: Jason Aldean,
the movie version of the Broadway play      involved in the agreement.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Luke Bryan and Brad Paisley for
“Rock of Ages.” She’d play Sherrie,                                                                                                                                                                                                          Favorite Male Artist; Miranda Lambert,
the cute girl from Kansas who heads to      Dierks Bentley hosted his annual                           song on jukeboxes this year. Zac Brown     Montgomery Gentry, in conjunction            but all the girls can sing and play the       Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood
Hollywood to become an actress.             charity motorcycle ride and concert in                     Band landed in the second and third        with Jim Beam, donated $50,000 to            piano, and one can play guitar.               for Favorite Female Artist; Zac Brown
                                            October in Nashville. Miles & Music                        spots with “Toes” and “Chicken             Operation Homefront. The military                                                          Band, Lady Antebellum and Rascal
Jessica Simpson’s Christmas album           For Kids has brought in more than $1                       Fried.” Toby Keith was at the pinnacle     charity provides emergency financial         Visitors to Disney World’s Epcot Center       Flatts for Favorite Band, Duo or Group;
is complete. She recently reported her      million for medical facilities serving                     of jukebox spins last year with “I Love    and other assistance to families of          this Christmas shouldn’t be surprised         and Jason Aldean’s ”Wide Open,” Lady
nephew thinks it’s terrific.                kids. He’s taken the event on the road                     This Bar,” which dropped to No. 4 for      service members and wounded                  to hear Trace Adkins voice emanating          Antebellum’s “Need You Now” and
                                            to Phoenix, Dallas, Atlanta and Seattle.                   2010. We don’t have stats for how many     soldiers.                                    from the park. He’s narrating a special       Carrie Underwood’s “Play On” for
There’s a sequel to the 1992 George                                                                    times that one’s played at the namesake                                                 Christmas story, accompanied by a 50-         Favorite Album. The awards show is set
Strait-starring “Pure Country.” But         Dierks was honored as Artist/                              restaurant.                                Wynonna had such a great time on last        piece orchestra. His part runs Dec.19-        for Nov. 21.
it has little to do with its predecessor.   Songwriter of the Year by the American                                                                year’s Santa Train, she’s taking mother      21. Other stars such as Brad Garrett,
Strait plays himself (not Dusty             Society of Composers, Authors and                          Brad Paisley is working on a book          Naomi Judd this year. The Santa Train        Whoopi Goldberg and Ed Asner will
Chandler) and for only about 15
minutes on screen. “Pure Country
                                            Publishers. The ASCAP also named
                                            Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now”
                                                                                                       with an expected release date in May.
                                                                                                       “The Diary of a Player” is a salute to
                                                                                                                                                  runs through the mountains in Virginia,
                                                                                                                                                  Tennessee and Kentucky, tossing
                                                                                                                                                                                               take turns through year’s end.                           KLBc’s country
2: The Gift” stars Katrina Elam, an         Song of the Year. Alan Jackson was                         the guitar gods who have shaped and        out presents to kids in the mountain         A change in the judges panel isn’t the                    top 0 chart
Oklahoma native who’s had some of           presented with the Founder’s Award.                        inspired him, plus the story of how he     communities.                                 only modification for the upcoming
her songs done by Carrie Underwood                                                                     came of age as a musician and a man.                                                    season of “American Idol.” Producers           1. Easton Corbin, “Roll With It”
and Reba McEntire. She portrays             Sugarland is participating in a special                                                               LeAnn Rimes explained more about             are doing away with theme night. Now          2. Darius Rucker, “Come Back Song”
aspiring singer Bobbie Thomas, given        United Service Organizations show.                         Tim McGraw made a surprise visit to a      her divorce in Shape magazine. The           there will be a mentor for the entire
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              3. Sugarland, “Stuck Like Glue”
her voice by a trio of angels (played       Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush will                    Tennessee school to talk about bullying.   28-year-old singer said she and Dean         season who will move each finalist to
by Cheech Marin, Bronson Pinchot            join Katy Perry and a bunch of other                                                                                                                                                              4. Josh Turner, “All Over Me”
                                                                                                       He asked Franklin’s Grassland Middle       Sheremet got married at a young              the genre deemed most fitting. That
and Michael McKean), and she must           stars in a performance for thousands of                    School students to be kind to each other   age and just grew apart. She also            responsibility goes to the chairman            5. Kenny Chesney, “The Boys of Fall”
obey three rules to keep it. The film       military men and women at San Diego’s                      and report cruel behavior. His 11-year-    understands why everyone’s a little          of Interscope/Geffen/A&M Records,              6. Zac Brown Band, Alan Jackson, “As She’s Walking Away”
is directed by Christopher Cain, who        Marine Corps Air Station Miramar. The                      old nephew invited him to come speak.      disappointed over her relationship           which is the new label to which “Idol”         7. Rodney Atkins, “Farmer’s Daughter”
also directed “Pure Country.” He’s the      show will air Dec. 5 on VH1.                                                                          with “Northern Lights” co-star Eddie         winners will be signed. Sony had been          8. Taylor Swift, “Mine”
adoptive father of Dean Cain (“Lois                                                                    Kenny Chesney brought Ellen                Cibrian. She said, “Any relationship is      the go-to label.                               9. Brad Paisley, “Anything Like Me”
& Clark”), who also has a role in the       Toby Keith won’t tell some of his                          DeGeneres a cool gift when he              hard to get out of, and I don’t think the                                                  10.The Band Perry, “If I Die Young”
movie.                                      stories about what happens when he                         appeared on her show. He handed her        way I did it was right.”                     Darius Rucker’s former band received          11. Rascal Flatts, “Why Wait”
                                            takes his show over to U.S. troops. He                     a New Orleans Saints football helmet                                                    a special monument in Columbia, S.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             12. George Strait, “The Breath You Take”
Loretta Lynn was honored during a           said, if other people knew about his                       autographed by some of the team            While Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and             The marker commemorates Hootie and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             13. Reba, “Turn on the Radio”
“Grammy Salute to Country Music”            close calls, they might not go over there,                 members. Ellen is a native of the Big      their kids were having fun Down              the Blowfish’s start almost 25 years ago
at Ryman Auditorium. Loretta walked         and he’s on a mission to shame other                       Easy.                                      Under, native Australian Keith Urban         in the capital city. Unveiled Oct. 21, it’s   14. Carrie Underwood, “Mama’s Song”
onto the Grand Ole Opry House stage         artists into performing for troops who                                                                recommended they take a boat around          20 feet long, 10 feet wide and about 12       15. Jason Aldean, “My Kinda Party”
on Garth Brooks’ arm. She was treated       are most in harm’s way. Meanwhile,                         Kenny’s newest album debuted in            the Sydney Harbor. They also made            feet tall.                                    16. Josh Thompson, “Way Out Here”
to a 45-minute performance of her hits,     Toby recently released a new album,                        October atop almost every album chart      time for the zoo, where the kids got                                                       17. Keith Urban, “Put You in a Song”
courtesy of Garth, Reba McEntire,           “Bullets in the Gun.”                                      there is. “Hemingway’s Whiskey” is his     to play with koalas and kangaroos.           Blake Shelton will headline the               18. Justin Moore, “How I Got to Be This Way”
Martina McBride, Lee Ann Womack,                                                                       sixth album to reach No. 1 on the all-     Australian press asked McGraw if             Country Radio Seminar in March. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             19. Miranda Lambert, “Only Prettier”
Gretchen Wilson and Kid Rock. Just          Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now”                           genre Billboard Hot 200. Garth Brooks      the whole family might do an album           annual event draws stations’ program          20. Trace Adkins, “This Ain’t No Love Song”
for fun, Kid and Gretchen teamed up         has been determined the most played                        had eight albums do that.                  together. He said that’s not in the cards,   directors to Nashville.
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                                                   r          o C k                       n        o t e s                                                                    P!nk will release new music on her next     and bluegrass artists is expanding,           described “Live It Up”: “It’s gonna be       Nine Inch Nails founder Trent Reznor
                                                                                                                                                                              album, although it’s only two tracks        with sales starting Nov. 1 for                like a whole rock/pop sort of deal. It’s     created the entire score for “The Social

Justin Bieber for sale                                                                                                                                                        amid 13 of her best-known singles.
                                                                                                                                                                              “Greatest Hits ... So Far!!!” will be
                                                                                                                                                                              available Nov. 16. She introduced the
                                                                                                                                                                              fresh “Raise Your Glass” Oct. 5 on her
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Robinson’s “Now and Then” CD. It’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          a collection of 12 songs. Half of them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          are live versions of the 70-year-old
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Grammy winner’s earlier hits, such as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        gonna be very chill rock, a little harder
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        stuff. It’s gonna be my vibe — stuff I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        would have done from Day 1 and what
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I’ve always done.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Network.” He set out to escalate the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     drama and darken the mood to play up
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the betrayal and greed in the film. He
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     said he was proud of the results.
                              Rihanna smoothing out her style • Bon Jovi making bid for Hall                                                                                  Web site. The other original was still      “I Second That Emotion” and “Tears
Justin Bieber officially is a doll. Well,                                                                                                                                     to be determined. Among previously          of a Clown.” The others are taken from        Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees         Well, in summer 2009, Trent Reznor
dolls actually. Set to arrive at mass                                                                                                                                         released songs confirmed for the set        his 2009 album, “Time Flies When              will be announced in December. The           quit Twitter because he said, “We’re in
retailers around Dec. 4, two collectible                                                                                                                                      are “Just Like a Pill,” “Get the Party      You’re Having Fun.”                           nominees: Alice Cooper, Beastie Boys,        a world where the mainstream social
figures play 30-second clips of “Baby”                                                                                                                                        Started,” “U + Ur Hand” and “Sober.”                                                      Bon Jovi, Chic, Chuck Willis, Donna          networks want any and all people to
and “One Less Lonely Girl,” and                                                                                                                                               Pink’s 2008 “Funhouse” album has sold       It seems Disney threw Fantasia for a          Summer, Darlene Love, Donovan, Dr.           boost user numbers for the big selloff
sport his style from those videos. That                                                                                                                                       almost 1.8 million copies.                  loop with all its re-releases. The 26-year-   John, Laura Nyro, LL Cool J, J. Geils        and are not concerned with the quality of
collection will retail for $27.99. Another                                                                                                                                                                                old “American Idol 3” winner, asked           Band, Joe Tex, Neil Diamond and Tom          experience.” A year gone by, he told an
set is mute but fashioned in “street,”                                                                                                                                        The Prince of Darkness got a little         if she was named after one of Disney’s        Waits. Eligibility requires acts to have     Internet news blog: “I can’t participate
“awards” and “red carpet” styles.                                                                                                                                             peeved when a Kansas-based Baptist          classics, told the MSN TV interviewer         released a single or album 25 years prior.   as a civilian because I have a level of
Those will sell for $17.99. At least the                                                                                                                                      church used his song in protesting          she was born before the movie.                                                             celebrity that makes me not able to use
                                                                                                                                                                              gays in the military. Ozzy Osbourne         Actually, “Fantasia” was the company’s        Austin Brown, a nephew of Michael            Facebook in the way that someone who’s
dolls don’t do the shaggy hair flip. Plus,
                                                                                                                                                                              said participants’ use of “Crazy Train”     third movie (after “Snow White and the        Jackson, has released his debut single,      not a celebrity can use it. I watch people,
there will be a microphone that plays
                                                                                                                                                                              during their demonstration to “promote      Seven Dwarfs” and “Pinocchio”) and            “Target Practice.” It’s dance-club           friends of mine, and see how they portray
clips of “One Time” and “Somebody
                                                                                                                                                                              messages of hate and evil by a church”      released in 1940. Nobody corrected her        ready and a taste from his album, “85,”      themselves online and I find interesting
to Love,” and concert sound effects for
                                                                                                                                                                              at the U.S. Supreme Court “sickened         during this interview, and she went on        named for the year of his birth (on          that it’s kind of a hyper-real version of
$14.99. Plush bears in hoodies, Team
                                                                                                                                                                              and disgusted” him. Protesters chanted,     to tell a story about “Fantasia 2000.”        Nov. 22). Brown is the son of Rebbie         yourself, how you’d like to be seen, in
Bieber T-shirts and fitted caps will be
                                                                                                                                                                              “You’re going straight to hell on your      She said, “All the kids in school were        Jackson. His voice has similarities to       a way. And I question the generation or
listed at $7.99. Pre-orders are taken at
                                                                                                                                                                              crazy train” ... completely contrary to     really excited about going to the movie,      that of his uncle, who gave him some         two coming up who are used to engaging Oh, the 16-year-
                                                                                                                                                                              the actual lyrics: “Crazy, but that’s how   but there was no talking in the movie.        lessons. He’s also a musician, playing       people in that format and wonder what
old’s book, “First Step 2 Forever: My
                                                                                                                                                                              it goes/Millions of people living as        It was just music. When we got back,          guitar, keyboards, bass and drums. He        the repercussions will be down the road
Story,” is out. A 3-D biopic is expected
                                                                                                                                                                              foes/Maybe it’s not too late/To learn       all the kids would say, ‘Your movie           shared some things about himself. He         — how human relationships will differ in
just before Valentine’s Day. Aww, sweet.
                                                                                                                                                                              how to love/And forget how to hate.”        is boring.’ And I said, ‘It wasn’t my         started taking gymnastics classes about      an age of oversharing.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          movie!’”                                      a year ago. Aunt Janet would always
Michael Bublé plays dress-up in
                                                                                                                                                                              Patrons might expect some smoked                                                          listen to his problems and offer advice.     Eddie Fisher — the 1950s pop icon who
his “Hollywood” video. It’s a spoof
                                                                                                                                                                              vittles on the Cracker Barrel menu,         “American Idol 9” champ Lee                   He wants somebody like Rihanna to            fathered “Star Wars” actress Carrie
of various personalities throughout
                                                                                                                                                                              but Smokey Robinson is a surprise           DeWyze set a Nov. 16 release date             redo his mom’s hit, “Centipede,” which       Fisher with Debbie Reynolds — died
popular culture — a hair band has-
                                                                                                                                                                              addition to its Old Country Store fare.     for his first post-”Idol” album. The          M.J. wrote and told Brown was one of         Sept. 22 at age 82 due to complications
been, paparazzi diva, Western gun                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    from hip surgery.
                                                                                                                                                                              The place known for featuring country       24-year-old former paint salesman             his favorites he worked on.
slinger, “Dukes of Hazzard” daredevil,
astronaut, a James Dean sort of hot-
rodder. Before all those, he’s pretending                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Billboard’s Pop
to be interviewed by a faux Oprah,
dressed in a turquoise hoodie and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                top 0 chart
sneakers when he demonstrates the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1. Bruno Mars, “Just the Way You Are”
infamous hair swoosh to confirm he’s
emulating “The Biebs.”
                                              rihanna                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                2. Katy Perry, “Teenage Dream”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     3. Usher ft. Pitbull, “DJ Got Us Fallin’ in Love”
Wonder what made somebody think                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      4. Nelly, “Just a Dream”
to put Justin Bieber and “Punk’d”            at least 20,000 subscribers). He’s the       pop music and pop culture,” according      chart. Madonna has 37 that reached the                                                                                                                                          5. Taio Cruz, “Dynamite”
together? The teen reportedly is close to    first artist on DeGeneres’ eleveneleven      to the magazine. Beyoncé brought in        top 10, Mariah Carey and Janet Jackson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     6. Far East Movement, “Like a G6”
signing a deal to host a retooled version    label and shares managers with Gaga          $87 million and reportedly is a favorite   have 27 apiece, Whitney Houston 23
of the practical-joke show on MTV.           and Madonna. With his rock-inspired          of First Lady Michelle Obama. For          and Aretha Franklin 17.                                                                                                                                                         7. Rihanna, “Only Girl (in the World)”
Ashton Kutcher was the original host         debut album expected this fall, Billboard    others, see Entertainment Notes.                                                                                                                                                                                           8. Flo Rida ft. David Guetta, “Club Can’t Handle Me”
before its end in 2007. Sources claimed      listed the young talent at No. 9 on its                                                 Has Coldplay frontman Chris Martin                                                                                                                                              9. Enrique Iglesias ft. Pitbull, “I Like It”
Kutcher would be executive producer of       list of music’s hottest stars younger        “Trends are boring,” Rihanna said.         gone country? Kinda. He wrote a                                                                                                                                                 10. Ke$ha, “Take It Off ”
the new one that might show up in 2011.      than 21. And he showcased his first          “It’s boring to see everyone doing the     song for his wife’s upcoming movie,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     11. Eminem ft. Rihanna, “Love the Way You Lie”
                                             single, “Waiting Outside the Lines,” on      same thing.” So the 22-year-old singer     “Country Strong.” And she (Gwyneth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     12. Neon Trees, “Animal”
Greyson Chance is the 13-year-old            DeGeneres’ Oct. 26 show.                     is not so hard, over the shoulder pads     Paltrow) sings it (“Me and Tennessee”)
Edmond, Okla., native who shot to                                                         and sharp-edged look like Lady Gaga        with Tim McGraw, who has the role of                                                                                                                                            13. Taylor Swift, “Mine”
fame after his older brother wrote a         Some of the world’s most powerful            and a lot of others seem to be doing.      her manager/husband in the movie.                                                                                                                                               14. OneRepublic, “Secrets”
letter to Ellen DeGeneres suggesting         women have had crowning moments              She’s into floral prints that she never                                                                                                                                                                                    15. Mike Posner, “Cooler Than Me”
she watch the YouTube video of               in pop music — Lady Gaga (No. 7),            even liked before. On to “Loud,”           Kanye West’s fifth studio album is                                                                                                                                              16. B.o.B. ft. Hayley Williams, “Airplanes”

                                                                                                                                                                               Bon Jovi
his performance of Lady Gaga’s               Beyoncé (No. 9) and Madonna (No.             her fifth studio album coming out          set for Nov. 22 release. “My Beautiful
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     17. P!nk, “Raise Your Glass”
“Paparazzi.” Not only did the piano-         29). Forbes’ annual list, released Oct. 6,   Nov. 16. The lead-off single, “Only        Dark Twisted Fantasy” is expected to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     18. Mike Posner, “Please Don’t Go”
playing singer wow the audience at           takes into account wealth, executive         Girl (in the World),” has become her       include “All of the Lights,” “Power”
his sixth-grade music showcase, but          position, creative influence and             16th top-10 hit. Now she ranks sixth       and “Runaway.” Some songs he’s given                                                                                                                                            19. Cee Lo Green, “F**k You (Forget You)”
the counter on his video has generated       entrepreneurship. Gaga got $62 million       among Billboard’s tracking of women’s      away in his “G.O.O.D. Fridays” series                                                                                                                                           20. Train, “If It’s Love”
approximately 32 million views (plus         and “single-handedly reinvigorated           performance on the 52-year-old Hot 100     through summer and fall.

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Oct. 0
                                                                     concerts           Jaron & The Long Road to Love        Uncle Kracker                     Nov. 26
Dwight Yoakam                                                                           Billy Bob’s Texas                    Billy Bob’s Texas                 Kevin Fowler
Billy Bob’s Texas                                                                       2520 Rodeo Plaza                     2520 Rodeo Plaza                  Billy Bob’s Texas
2520 Rodeo Plaza                                                                        Fort Worth, TX                       Fort Worth, TX                    2520 Rodeo Plaza
Fort Worth, TX                                                                          (817) 624-7117                       (817) 624-7117                    Fort Worth, TX
(817) 624-7117                                                                                         (817) 624-7117
                                  Lee ann
                                                                                        Nov. 1                              John Butler Trio
Lifehouse,                                                                              Bellamy Brothers                     House of Blues                    Selena Gomez
Kris Allen
Choctaw Event Center
                                  Womack                                                Choctaw Event Center
                                                                                        Highway 69/75
                                                                                                                             2200 N. Lamar St.
                                                                                                                             Dallas, TX
                                                                                                                                                               w/Forever the Sickest Kids
                                                                                                                                                               Verizon Theatre
1516 U.S. Hwy 271                                                                       Durant, OK                           (214) 978-BLUE                    1001 Performance Place
Grant, OK                                                                               (800) 585-3737                                        Grand Prairie, TX
(800) 585-3737                                                                                                                     (800) 745-3000             Massive Attack                Merle Haggard                                                   Nov. 20                 
                               Palladium Ballroom            Billy Bob’s Texas          Jake Owen                            Brad Paisley
Michael Bolton                 1135 S. Lamar                 2520 Rodeo Plaza           Billy Bob’s Texas                    Bank of Oklahoma Center           The Toadies
WinStar Casino                 Dallas, TX                    Fort Worth, TX             2520 Rodeo Plaza                     200 S. Denver Ave.                WinStar Casino
777 Casino Ave.                (800) 745-3000                (817) 624-7117             Fort Worth, TX                       Tulsa, OK                         777 Casino Ave.
Thackerville, OK              (817) 624-7117                       (866) 7-BOK-CTR                   Thackerville, OK
(800) 622-6317                                                                                              (800) 622-6317         Nov. 2                        Nov. 6                                                                                  
                               Lifehouse,                    Travis Tritt,              Vince Vaughn, Kevin James (comedy)   Hayes Carll
Black Label Society, Clutch,   Kris Allen                    Charlie Daniels Band       Majestic Theatre                     Billy Bob’s Texas                 Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy
Children of Bodom, 2Cents      Palladium Ballroom            WinStar Casino             1925 Elm St.                         2520 Rodeo Plaza                  Family (comedy)
Verizon Theatre                1135 S. Lamar                 777 Casino Ave.            Dallas, TX                           Fort Worth, TX                    The Ford Center
1001 Performance Place         Dallas, TX                    Thackerville, OK           (214) 880-0137                       (817) 624-7117                    100 W. Reno
Grand Prairie, TX              (800) 745-3000                (800) 622-6317                         Oklahoma City, OK
(800) 745-3000                                                                                   (405) 602-8700                                                                      Nov. 1                              Social Distortion       
                               Nov.                         Lee Ann Womack             All Time Low                         w/Lucero
Ghostland Observatory          Justin Bieber                 Billy Bob’s Texas          House of Blues                       House of Blues                    Nov. 2
Palladium Ballroom             The Ford Center               2520 Rodeo Plaza           2200 N. Lamar St.                    2200 N. Lamar St.                 Willie Nelson
1135 S. Lamar                  100 W. Reno                   Fort Worth, TX             Dallas, TX                           Dallas, TX                        WinStar Casino
Dallas, TX                     Oklahoma City, OK             (817) 624-7117             (214) 978-BLUE                       (214) 978-BLUE                    777 Casino Ave.
(800) 745-3000                 (405) 602-8700                                                     Thackerville, OK                                                                                                                (800) 622-6317
                                                             Suicidal Tendencies        Nov. 18                              Nov. 21                 
Oct. 1                        Never Shout Never             Palladium Ballroom         Cheech & Chong: Get It Legal         Roger Waters: The Wall Live
Drake                          House of Blues                1135 S. Lamar              Bank of Oklahoma Center              American Airlines Center          Chris Young
Verizon Theatre                2200 N. Lamar St.             Dallas, TX                 200 S. Denver Ave.                   2500 Victory Ave.                 Billy Bob’s Texas
1001 Performance Place         Dallas, TX                    (800) 745-3000             Tulsa, OK                            Dallas, Texas                     2520 Rodeo Plaza
Grand Prairie, TX              (214) 978-BLUE         (866) 7-BOK-CTR                      (214) 373-8000                    Fort Worth, TX
(800) 745-3000                                                                     (817) 624-7117                                           Nov.                                                                                   
                               Nov. 4                        Parachute                  Big Head Todd & The Monsters         Nov. 2
Aaron Lewis of Staind          Mumford & Sons                House of Blues             w/Shawn Mullins                      Bruno Mars                        Young Jeezy
Palladium Ballroom             w/Cadillac Sky                2200 N. Lamar St.          House of Blues                       Palladium Ballroom                Palladium Ballroom
1135 S. Lamar                  House of Blues                Dallas, TX                 2200 N. Lamar St.                    1135 S. Lamar                     1135 S. Lamar
Dallas, TX                     2200 N. Lamar St.             (214) 978-BLUE             Dallas, TX                           Dallas, TX                        Dallas, TX
(800) 745-3000                 Dallas, TX                              (214) 978-BLUE                       (800) 745-3000                    (800) 745-3000       (214) 978-BLUE                                                     
                                            Nov. 11
Nov. 1                                                       Jeff Dunham (comedy)       Frankie Beverly                      Nov. 24                           Nov. 28
Sarah McLachlan                Nov.                         The Ford Center            & Maze                               Usher                             Jeff Dunham (comedy)
Verizon Theatre                Lady Antebellum, David Nail   100 W. Reno                WinStar Casino                       American Airlines Center          American Airlines Center
1001 Performance Place         Verizon Theatre               Oklahoma City, OK          777 Casino Ave.                      2500 Victory Ave.                 2500 Victory Ave.
Grand Prairie, TX              1001 Performance Place        (405) 602-8700             Thackerville, OK                     Dallas, Texas                     Dallas, Texas
(800) 745-3000                 Grand Prairie, TX              (800) 622-6317                       (214) 373-8000                    (214) 373-8000             (800) 745-3000                                      
                                 Nov. 12
Hanson                                                       Merle Haggard,             Nov. 1                              Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy   Dec. 
w/Jarrod Gorbel                The Beach Boys                Ray Price                  Bret Michaels                        Family (comedy)                   Foreigner
House of Blues                 WinStar Casino                Choctaw Event Center       Choctaw Event Center                 Bank of Oklahoma Center           Choctaw Event Center
2200 N. Lamar St.              777 Casino Ave.               Highway 69/75              Highway 69/75                        200 S. Denver Ave.                Highway 69/75
Dallas, TX                     Thackerville, OK              Durant, OK                 Durant, OK                           Tulsa, OK                         Durant, OK
(214) 978-BLUE                 (800) 622-6317                (800) 585-3737             (800) 585-3737                       (866) 7-BOK-CTR                   (800) 585-3737                                  

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                                                                                                                                                                               Guest stars galore • Networks drop axe
                                                                                                                                                                               Broadway actress Laura Bell Bundy           out about his going away to college?          George, Jack’s (Colin Hanks) former            NBC has ordered full seasons of

 New storyline for ‘What Not to Wear’?
                                                                                                                                                                               will guest star Nov. 1 on “How I Met        “Cougar Town” has cast Collette Wolfe         partner who’s been using his charm and         “Chuck,” “Chase,” “The Event,”
                                                                                                                                                                               Your Mother” as Robin’s (Cobie              (“Observe and Report,” NBC’s summer           connections in the absence of smarts           “Law & Order: Los Angeles”
                                                                                                                                                                               Smulders) new co-anchor, along with         bummer “100 Questions”) as a graduate         to advance in the Dallas PD. The Fox           and “Outsourced.” The network
                                                                                                                                                                               Will Forte (“Saturday Night Live”) as       student who gets romantically involved        comedic series is on at 8 p.m. Fridays.        ordered only another four scripts of
                                                                                                                                                                               Marshall’s (Jason Segel) incompetent        with Travis. She’ll be in multiple                                                           “Undercovers” so far.
                                                                                                                                                                               co-worker. The CBS comedy is on at 7        episodes of the ABC Wednesday                 CBS will air “The Victoria’s Secret
By Michelle Pierce
                                            Cleaning up crime                          it turned out the thief just wanted to
                                                                                       make sure she had time to pick up her
                                                                                                                                    United Nations announced a Malaysian
                                                                                                                                    astrophysicist will be Earth’s first
                                                                                                                                                                               p.m. Mondays.                               comedy, starting in November.                 Fashion Show” at 9 p.m. Nov. 30.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Musical guests will be Katy Perry and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        CBS has ordered full seasons of all its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        freshman series.
                                              A South Carolina man defended his
                                                                                       two daughters from school before the         contact for any aliens who come a-         Perhaps Kyle MacLachlan is best                                                           Akon. The runway will feature the $2
Sore thumb                                  home against an intruder with the only
                                                                                       cops found her. Sure enough, the girls       knockin’. She is now the head of the       as an ex. Following his “Desperate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Ryan Devlin knows his ABCs. The 30-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           year-old actor’s making his rounds on         million Bombshell Fantasy Bra designed         “Raising Hope” has some certainty.
   Shoplifting isn’t                        weapons available to him — a Swiffer                                                                                                                                                                                         by Damiani, worn by Adriana Lima.              The Fox comedy was the first freshman
                                                                                       were happily munching on ice cream           UN’s Office of Outer Space Affairs.        Housewives” character’s split with          the network’s “Grey’s Anatomy” (as
often big news,                             sweeper and a Dustbuster. The man                                                       In a talk to fellow scientists, she said                                                                                                                                            series to field a full-season pickup. It’s
                                                                                       when police arrived to arrest their mom                                                 Bree (Marcia Cross), he signed up to        Mandy Moore’s character’s husband
but in this case,                           was cleaning his kitchen at the request                                                 advances in communication have                                                                                                       While critics lauded “Lone Star,” it           probably gleaning from the “Glee”
                                                                                       and her getaway driver.                                                                 appear in at least two episodes of “How     in the two-part season finale, returning
it certainly raised                         of his wife when the intruder entered,                                                  made it ever more likely earthlings will                                                                                             couldn’t garner enough viewers to stay         lead-in. Also though, fans and critics are
                                                                                          The Buzz Stinger: I wonder what                                                      I Met Your Mother” as the former            Oct. 28 and Nov. 4) and “Cougar Town”
some eyebrows. A                            dressed in black with a ski mask. The                                                   encounter extraterrestrials, and the UN                                                                                              in the Fox lineup. The drama starring          praising the talents of Martha Plimpton
                                                                                       she’s like at PTA meetings.                                                             spouse of architecture nerd/activist        (Laurie’s boyfriend Smith). Now he’s
woman and a man                             homeowner chased the intruder with                                                      has to be prepared. A British scientist                                                                                              James Wolk, Jon Voight and David               (movies “Parenthood” and “Beautiful
                                                                                                                                                                               Zoey Van Smoot (Jennifer Morrison),         enrolled for at least four episodes of
dressed as a woman                          his Swiffer and the Dustbuster, breaking                                                said of her appointment: “[She] is                                                                                                   Keith was cancelled after two episodes,        Girls”) and Garret Dillahunt, who
                                                                                                                                                                               also Ted’s (Josh Radnor) love interest.
tried to shoplift at a                      the Swiffer along the way. He continued    That engine’s purring                        absolutely the nearest thing we have to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           “Brothers & Sisters” as a grad student
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           in Kitty’s (Calista Flockhart) law class.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and “Lie to Me” was given an earlier           plays her husband Burt Chase.
local Wal-Mart. They                        to chase the intruder out of the house       A woman in Florida had an                  a ‘take me to your leader’ person.”                                                                                                  start for its third season.
                                                                                                                                                                               Eliza Dushku (“Tru Calling,”                He could be a teacher’s pet.
shoved clothes and                          and through the carport, until he          interesting car problem. When she              The Buzz Stinger: I’m glad to see the    “Dollhouse”) will be on the Nov. 4                                                                                                       The CW will take complete seasons
CDs worth about                             reached the end of the Dustbuster cord.    dropped off her child at school, she         UN taking this seriously. Now, when        episode of “Big Bang Theory” as a                                                         The season’s second casualty was               of “One Tree Hill” and newbies
$70 into a zebra-
                            Michelle        The intruder ran off, but no arrests had   left behind two other furry passengers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Richard Chamberlain (“Dr. Kildare,”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        “Hellcats” and “Nikita.”
                                                                                                                                    will they develop an action plan for the   federal agent determining if Wolowitz                                                     “My Generation,” also after two
print purse. The man               Pierce   been made.                                 when two kittens fell from her engine.                                                  (Simon Helberg) can work on a Defense
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           “The Thorn Birds”) is re-emerging this
                                                                                                                                    zombie apocalypse?                                                                                                                   episodes. ABC dropped the ax after the
was the one with                              The Buzz Stinger: Way to go, dude.                                                                                                                                           season in two shows. The 76-year-old
                                                                                       The woman didn’t notice and drove off.                                                  Department project. See the CBS                                                           mockumentary-style series suffered a 31        FX will ride “Sons of Anarchy” for
the purse, and when he tried to walk        You’ve earned yourself kitchen-cleaning                                                                                            comedy at 7 p.m. Thursdays.                 “king of the mini-series will appear
                                                                                       A sheriff’s deputy saw what happened,                                                                                                                                             percent drop in viewers from the debut         a fourth season. The series revolving
out, he was stopped by the store’s loss     duty every week from now on.               and he took the kittens back to his office   Arches aren’t always drive-thru                                                        in multiple episodes of “Chuck” and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (5.2 million to 3.9 million).                  around a motorcycle gang is that
prevention officer, and the woman was                                                  to give them food and water. Then, he          A priceless 16th-century archway lies    John Larroquette (“Night Court,”            “Brothers & Sisters.” On the NBC spy                                                         network’s highest rated ever. The
arrested outside the store. The officer                                                                                             in ruins, thanks to a delivery driver.     “Boston Legal”) is set to guest star on     dramedy, he’ll appear (presumably                                                            third season has averaged 4.9 million
on the scene also found a crack pipe in
                                            A toast to life                            said he would take them to a no-kill
                                                                                       shelter.                                     The delivery van had come to pick up       “CSI: NY” as the Manhattan Borough          Nov. 8 and 11) as Adelbert De Smet,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “The Whole Truth” verdict? Guilty of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         low ratings. ABC will bump it Nov. 3 for       viewers, with the finale to air Nov. 30.
the man’s purse. Both participants were        A Rhode Island funeral home is in         The Buzz Stinger: Well, looks like         a marquee that had been used at the        Detectives deputy chief Nov. 5. The CBS     aka The Belgian. The ABC drama will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         an “All-Access Nashville” special and
arrested for larceny, and he was charged    the running for best funeral home ever.    Fluffy wasn’t neutered when he sidled        Scone Palace. The drivers ran right        crime drama is on at 8 p.m. Fridays.        feature Chamberlain as someone from           the “CMA Awards” the next week. No             Who is Spartacus? Unfortunately, the
with possession of drug paraphernalia.      Providence city officials granted the      on up to that engine.                        into the archway, knocking it down                                                     Saul’s (Ron Rifkin) past.                     decision yet if remaining episodes will air.   title role in the Starz series “Spartacus”
   The Buzz Stinger: Shoplifting Rule       owner a liquor license, allowing him                                                    completely. Fortunately, no one was        “Rules of Engagement” will bring                                                          The network did opt to take full seasons       is being recast since Andy Whitfield
No. 1: Blend, for the love of all that’s    to open a pub inside the funeral home.                                                  injured, but an executive for the Scone    aboard Joan Collins (“Dynasty”) Nov.        Michael J. Fox (“Family Ties,” “Spin          of “No Ordinary Family” and “Better            had to surrender the part to resume
holy, BLEND.                                It will serve liquor and feature a full    Reading not that pressing                    Palace said they were “devastated” by      8 as Russell’s (David Spade) mother.        City”) is set to appear on the Nov.           With You.”                                     aggressive treatment for non-Hodgkin
                                            kitchen to offer “pub grub.” Although        There are many places where reading        the loss of the archway. Now, they’re      See it at 7:30 p.m. Mondays on CBS.         9 episode of “The Good Wife” as a                                                            lymphoma. Whitfield, 36, is a Welsh-
                                            fellow business owners initially were      a book is perfectly appropriate. At the      working with conservation architects                                                   pharmaceutical company’s attorney.            Not a whole lot of people cared to catch       born Australian actor, husband and
Little brain involved                       upset about the addition of a pub in       doctor’s office, for instance, or while      and Historic Scotland to eventually        Hilary Duff will guest star on NBC’s        The same night, Lili Taylor (“Six Feet        “Outlaw,” so it’s no longer wanted by          father of two. Diagnosed in March
  War is filled with tragedy. One           the upscale neighborhood, the funeral-     waiting in line at the store. However,       reconstruct the arch.                      “Community” during November sweeps          Under”) will join the CBS hit drama.          NBC. The Jimmy Smits legal drama cut           (around his birthday), he’d gotten a
woman in the United Kingdom had to          home owner agreed to shut down his         few people would think it’s a good idea        The Buzz Stinger: Just slap some duct    as a member of a mean-girl clique that      The 43-year-old actress, who gained           it from the Friday schedule after Oct. 8       clean bill of health in June, only to
face that tragedy when she filed her        bar earlier than others. He hopes to       to read while driving a bus. But one         tape on it. It’ll be fine.                 goes head to head with the regular group.   some fame with films “Mystic Pizza”           and started the final four episodes on         announce in September the cancer had
husband’s $550,000 life-insurance claim     have the pub open before March, in         driver in Oregon took out his Amazon                                                    The sitcom starring Joel McHale and         (1988) and “Say Anything ...” (1989),         Saturdays at 7 p.m.                            returned.
because he’d died of a brain injury in      time for St. Patrick’s Day.                Kindle and put it on the dashboard.                                                     Chevy Chase airs at 7 p.m. Thursdays.       will portray a public defender with a
Afghanistan. She even had the death            The Buzz Stinger: How many funeral      A passenger caught him on video.             Take Beano before ...                                                                  connection to Kalinda (Archie Panjabi).
certificate. So she must have been          homes can offer potato skins during        Apparently, the driver read it during           A Brazilian couple learned there are    Gwyneth Paltrow will appear on
overjoyed when he walked into his           viewings?                                  most of his route, sometimes even using      some places crack cocaine just shouldn’t   “Glee” as a substitute teacher who          Drea de Matteo (formerly of
doctor’s office a few weeks later, alive                                               his elbow to steer, and he never had         be stored. First, the man and woman        catches Mr. Schuester’s eye. She’ll         “The Sopranos” and “Desperate
and well. OK, so maybe she wasn’t                                                      both hands on the wheel. The driver          hid 11 pounds of the drug in their                                                     Housewives”) will begin in November
so much, since both were arrested for       Priorities vs. morals                      was removed from his route and placed        vehicle’s natural-gas tank, figuring
                                                                                                                                                                               sing three or four solos. The actress,
                                                                                                                                                                               who’s friends with show creator Ryan        a possibly recurring role on Fox comedy
insurance fraud. Apparently, somebody          Lots of people worry about how to       on administrative leave, pending an          it to be the last place police would       Murphy, showed off her vocal skills in      “Running Wilde.” The 38-year-old
forgot to tell the man, when you fake       maintain the work/life balance, but        investigation.                               try to look. Then, they attempted to       2001’s “Duet.” And the title track from     actress will be Didi, stepmother to Will
your death for the insurance money,         one woman in Oregon has it covered.          The Buzz Stinger: It’s okay. He can        fill the tank. Not surprisingly, the car   her next film, “Country Strong,” has        Arnett’s Steve Wilde. She’ll show up to
you shouldn’t live and work openly in       She stopped in a bank and handed the       multitask!                                   exploded, sending debris flying 20         been released as a single. The movie, in    address Steve’s spending the same day
your hometown. They were sentenced          teller a note demanding money. But the                                                  yards away from the car. Fortunately,      theaters nationwide in January, features    he decides to donate to Emmy’s (Keri
to only community service, partly           employee was instructed to wait at least                                                neither the man nor the woman were         Paltrow as a washed-up country singer.      Russell) nonprofit group. The show
because no money was lost, and partly       15 minutes after she left before calling   Hello? E.T.?                                 badly injured, and they were treated at    See “Glee” at 7 p.m. Tuesdays on Fox.       holds (loosely) the 8:30 p.m. Tuesday slot.
because the plan was just that stupid.      the cops or a few kids “wouldn’t make        It sounds like something out of a          a hospital and released.
  The Buzz Stinger: Hallelujah! It’s a      it home from school.” Although this        science fiction novel, but maybe it’s           The Buzz Stinger: Sounds like they      Travis (Dan Byrd) needed to give Jules      Chris Klein (“American Pie”) has shot
miracle!                                    note caused a lot of worry at the bank,    just forward thinking. Recently, the         had a blast.                               (Courteney Cox) another reason to freak     a guest spot on “The Good Guys.” He’s
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  movies theaters: variety, ‘a’ list stars
                                                                                                                                                                                       Crowe playing a role in which he isn’t
                                                                                                                                                                                       immediately a big action hero, and it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Rating: R (strong violence; some drug
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  use, language)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Summary: A man emerges after 10            Starring: Mandy Moore, Zachary
                                                                                                                                                                                       does look like an intriguing premise.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  years in prison to hunt down those         Levi, Donna Murphy, Ron Perlman,
                                                                                                                                                                                       And Liam Neeson is always awesome.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  responsible for his brother’s death on     M.C. Gainey, Jeffrey Tambor, Brad
                                                                                                                                                                                       Maybe give it a chance at a matinee.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the same botched robbery that got him      Garrett
By Michelle Pierce                             less annoying than Will Ferrell in live-     So you have to weigh your love of          and really, they’ve done a good job                                                        landed in jail.                              
Rating: Unavailable
                                               action. And, with “Kung Fu Panda”            Denzel against the inevitable headache     of bringing such an epic, popular                                                                                                        Summary: Rapunzel is a princess
nov. 5                                         and “How to Train Your Dragon,”              from the cinematography.                   story to the big screen. The trailers           ‘Burlesque’                                  The Buzz: It will be an hour and a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  half of The Rock beating up people and     stolen from her parents when only
‘Due Date’                                     Dreamworks definitely has been more
                                               “on” lately with its animated movies.        nov. 19
                                                                                                                                       for this movie look amazing, and fans
                                                                                                                                       are thrilled for the first part of this
                                                                                                                                                                                         Starring: Cher, Christina Aguilera,
                                                                                                                                                                                       Eric Dane, Cam Gigandet, Julianne
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  utterly destroying everything in his       a baby and grows to teen-hood in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             lonely tower. Longing for adventure,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  path. And if it’s not, you should return
  Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Zach
Galifianakis, Michelle Monaghan, Jamie
                                               So grab the kids, or your best friends,
                                               and check out this one.
                                                                                            ‘Harry Potter and                          final chapter. Go on, catch this at the
                                                                                                                                       theaters. And for a really fun time?
                                                                                                                                                                                       Hough, Peter Gallagher, Alan
                                                                                                                                                                                       Cumming, Kristen Bell, Stanley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  your ticket.                               she and her 70 feet of hair escape with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the help of a bandit.
Foxx, Alan Arkin, Juliet Lewis, Danny                                                       the Deadly Hallows – Part 1’               Look for one of the midnight showings.          Tucci 
Rating: Unavailable
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ‘Love and Other Drugs’                        The Buzz: The animation is good, and
McBride                                                                                       Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert
                                               nov. 1                                                                                                                                   Summary: A young woman with big                                                     though it does appear silly, it also looks
  Rating: R (language, drug use, sexual                                                                                                                                                                                             Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Anne
                                     ‘Morning Glory’                              Grint, Emma Watson, Ralph Fiennes,
                                                                                            Bill Nighy, John Hurt, Rhys Ifans,
                                                                                                                                       ‘The Next Three Days                            dreams moves to Los Angeles. Hoping
                                                                                                                                                                                       to sing, she discovers the Burlesque
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Hathaway, Oliver Platt, Hank Azaria,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             like a lot of fun. Once upon a time,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Disney did very well with the retelling
  Summary: A first-time father is                Starring: Rachel McAdams, Harrison         Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie                 Starring: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth                                                       Josh Gad, Gabriel Macht
                                                                                                                                                                                       Lounge. She makes her way from the                                                    of classic fairy tales, so maybe this one
desperately trying to get home in time         Ford, Diane Keaton, Patrick Wilson, Jeff     Coltrane, Imelda Staunton, Jason Isaacs,   Banks, Liam Neeson, Brian Dennehy,                                                           Rating: R (strong sexual content;
                                                                                                                                                                                       bar to the stage, earning a few friends                                               will hearken back to the old days.
to be at his wife’s side for the delivery.     Goldblum                                     Miranda Richardson, Warwick Davis,         RZA, Leslie McCombs, Olivia Wilde,                                                         nudity; pervasive language; some drug
                                                                                                                                                                                       and enemies along the way.
He ends up on a cross-country road trip          Rating: PG-13 (some sexual content                                                    Daniel Stern                                                                               material)
with an aspiring actor who derails his         including dialogue; language; brief
                                                                                            Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, Brendan
                                                                                            Gleeson, Ciaran Hinds, Timothy Spall,        
Rating: PG-13 (violence, drug
                                                                                                                                                                                         The Buzz: It seems like the offspring
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Summary: Jamie is a charming,            ‘Red Dawn’
                                                                                                                                                                                       of the “Coyote Ugly” story and the                                                      Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Josh
chances of making it back in time.             drug references)                             David Thewlis, Julie Walters, Tom          material, language, some sexuality,                                                        smooth-talking pharmaceutical                                                             The Buzz: Chris Hemsworth is best
                                                 Summary: A recently fired TV                                                                                                          “Moulin Rouge” theater. If you like your                                              Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne
  The Buzz: While road-trip comedies                                                        Felton                                     thematic elements)                                                                         salesman. He’s accustomed to getting                                                    known for being Captain Kirk’s dad in
                                                                                                                                                                                       movies with a liberal helping of songs,
are hit-or-miss, this one does have            producer gets a new job at the lowest          Rating: Unavailable (likely PG-13)          
Summary: A woman is convicted                                                          his way with women until he meets          Palicki, Isabel Lucas, Connor Cruise,        the new “Star Trek” that came out in
Robert Downey Jr., who is utterly              rated morning show in the nation. She                                                                                                   dances and small-town girls with big-                                                 Jeffrey Dean Morgan                          summer 2009. Now, he’s taking over the
                                                                                              Summary: This is the first of            of a gruesome murder she swears                                                            his match in Maggie. Jamie soon finds
hilarious in the trailer. And it is directed   has to struggle to keep the show afloat                                                                                                 city dreams, this is the movie for you.                                                 Rating: PG-13 (sequences of intense        role Patrick Swayze made famous in the
                                                                                            two movies covering Harry’s final          she didn’t commit. Her husband, a                                                          himself feeling more for her than just
by the same man who brought us “The            while juggling a new relationship and        adventure. Harry, Ron and Hermione         professor, pursues every legal avenue                                                      his typical one-night stand.               war violence, action; language)              original “Red Dawn.” There aren’t any
Hangover,” which was a fantastic               dealing with an irritable anchor.            hunt for the last of the Horcruxes while   to get her out of prison. None of them          ‘Faster’                                     The Buzz: Well, initially it looked        Summary: Only a group of high-             trailers out right now, so there’s no way of
comedy. If you liked that movie, you’ll          The Buzz: This would be worth the          the wizarding world takes sides in the     work. As she becomes suicidal, he                 Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Billy          pretty funny, but the trailer was also     school students remains free when an         telling if this will live up to its predecessor.
want to catch this one in theaters.            ticket price just to watch Harrison          ultimate showdown between good and         grows desperate and decides to help             Bob Thornton, Carla Gugino, Maggie         heavy on the drama. Keep that in mind.     invading army captures the small town.       The best thing to do? Pretend it has
                                               Ford act like a complete and utter jerk.     evil.                                      her escape.                                     Grace, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Moon          This probably won’t be your typical        Calling themselves the Wolverines, the       absolutely nothing to do with the 1984
‘For Colored Girls’                            Seriously, he looks like he’s having a
                                               blast being a crotchety old man.
                                                                                              The Buzz: The books are amazing,             The Buzz: It’s interesting to see Russell   Bloodgood                                  light-hearted romantic comedy.             teens fight for their freedom.               version and enjoy it on its own.
  Starring: Janet Jackson, Loretta
Devine, Michael Ealy, Kimberly Elise,
Omari Hardwick, Hill Harper, Thandie           ‘Skyline’
Newton, Phylicia Rashad, Anika
Noni Rose, Tessa Thompson, Kerry
Washington, Whoopi Goldberg, Macy
                                                 Starring: Eric Balfour, Donald Faison,
                                               Scottie Thompson, Brittany Daniel
                                                 Rating: Unavailable                             Stegall Fish Co.                                                                                                                 If only he had a brain, he’d go to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sun Loan Co.
Gray                                             Summary: Strange lights appear over
  Rating: Unavailable                          Los Angeles, drawing people to them.
  Summary: Based on the award-                 Turns out they’re extraterrestrials, once
winning play, this film explores what it
is to be a female of color in this world.
  The Buzz: It’s written and directed by
                                               again here to destroy all humans.
                                                 The Buzz: It looks like somebody
                                               crossed “Cloverfield” with
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Tyler Perry, but it looks to be a drama,
without any of the comedy that’s been
apparent in his other movies. So if that’s
                                               “Independence Day.” So a little bit
                                               more of a monster-movie feel than the
                                               typical alien-invasion flick. It should be
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your thing, and you’ve enjoyed his             interesting, especially considering how
other films, this would be a good pick         this seems more like something for the          ONE PRICE – $10 TAX & DRINK INCLUDED
for the weekend.                               summer as opposed to a month before

                                                                                                         Now Open
  Starring: Will Ferrell, Brad Pitt, Tina      ‘Unstoppable’
Fey, Jonah Hill, Ben Stiller
  Rating: PG (action, some language)
  Summary: Megamind is a
                                                  Starring: Denzel Washington, Chris
                                               Pine, Rosario Dawson, Kevin Chapman
                                                  Rating: PG-13 (sequences of action,
supervillain whose schemes are                 peril; some language)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Come see Patricia, Nikki & Angie
thwarted constantly by the superhero
Metro Man. When he actually manages
                                                  Summary: A runaway train is
                                               carrying a cargo of toxic chemicals, and
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to defeat Metro Man for once, a                it’s up to the engineer and a conductor
new villain moves into town. Will              to stop it before it wrecks and destroys
Megamind be the one to step up and             a town.
save the day?
  The Buzz: Maybe it’s because he’s not
doing his standard man-child schtick,
                                                  The Buzz: Well, the good news is it
                                               looks like a decent action movie. The
                                               bad news is it’s directed by Tony Scott,
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                                                                                                                                                               Tori Spelling hates water. The 37-year-     billion and earned $315 million the past

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        FrSielonndsDay pa
                                                                                                                                                               old actress said she doesn’t drink it and   year. DeGeneres took in $55 million,
                                                                                                                                                               she doesn’t sweat, even after a tough       and the magazine noted she recently
                                                                                                                                                               workout. She will sip only her homemade     gave a $30,000 college scholarship to a
                                                                                                                                                               sparkling water if she has to do it.        gay teen who challenged a high-school
                                                                                                                                                               Whatever that means for the “Tori and       policy against same-sex prom dates.

                                                                       Capt. Sully casting call                                                                Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood” star.           Others named include Angelina Jolie
                                                                                                                                                                                                           (No. 21), Katie Couric (22) and Sarah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  r look for the
                                                                                                                                                               Kirstie Alley seems to be a favorite        Jessica Parker (45).
                                                                       Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger          around, they’d have a very, um, active      target for fat jokes. Even Reba

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                                                                       III, the Denison native who earned the      life. White shares the AARP cover with      McEntire took a shot while hosting          Larry the Cable Guy has a lot of tales
                                                                       nation’s admiration when he safely          “You Again” co-stars Jamie Lee Curtis       the “Academy of Country Music               about his sister and her moles. But the

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                                                                       landed US Airways Flight 1549 and its       and Kristen Bell.                           Awards.” Not humorous. Leave it to the      man behind the comedic persona, Dan
                                                                       155 passengers on the Hudson River in                                                   “Look Who’s Talking” actress, who’s         Whitney, can talk about some serious
                                                                       January 2009, initially wasn’t interested   Tony Curtis died Sept. 29 at age 85.        lost 50 pounds in the past year. “I’m       stuff. Days after he became a dad in
                                                                       in having his memoir made into a            The actor had chronic obstructive           far from SKINNY ... but I’m at least        August 2006, Dan and wife Cara were
                                                                       movie. Then, actor and licensed pilot       pulmonary disease. He was the father        far from Shamu ... no insult to Shamu       told little Wyatt had hip dysplasia, a
                                                                       Harrison Ford recommended “Indiana          of actresses Jamie Lee Curtis and           intended,” she announced Oct. 6 on          looseness of the hip joint that can cause
                                                                       Jones” producing duo Frank Marshall         Kelly Curtis from his first marriage to     Twitter. She has 40 more to go after        crippling arthritis in children and
                                                                       and Kathleen Kennedy. Now, Variety          actress Janet Leigh (“Houdini,” “Little                                                 adults. They quickly became frustrated
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                                                                       reported, a screenplay based on “Highest    Women,” “Psycho”), who died due
                                                                                                                                                               her Organic Liaison, the first USDA-        with unanswered questions about a
                                                                       Duty: My Search for What Really             to cardiac arrest Oct. 3, 2004. Curtis
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                                                                       Matters” is in the works. People magazine   was best known for his roles in 1960’s
                                                                                                                                                               It’s designed to target cravings, curb      in 20 infants). As is frequently the first
                                                                       launched a poll asking who should           “Spartacus,” 1957’s “Sweet Smell
                                                                                                                                                               appetite and boost energy. Alley, 59,       treatment, Wyatt was fitted with a
                                                                       land the hero role: Sam Worthington         of Success” and 1959’s “Some Like
                                                                                                                                                               said she wanted to create a system          shoulder-to-toe device to help hold the
                                                                       (“Avatar”), William H. Macy (“Fargo”),
                                                                       Richard Jenkins (“Six Feet Under”) or
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                                                                                                                                                               personal information can be accessed        Also, the Whitneys, through their
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                                                                       installments and has moved on to the
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                                                                       Magazine it’s largely in a person’s head,   dermatologist to plan laser removal         Forbes’ annual listing of the world’s       kind of fires you up a little.”
                                                                       like aging. The comedic actress said her    of her “mistake” ink. However, she          most powerful women put First Lady
                                                                       first marriage (to U.S. Army Air Corps      does want to keep some with “special        Michelle Obama at the top. But talk-        Caitlin Sanchez, the 14-year-old
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                                                                                                                                                               Hillary Clinton ranks fifth, Sarah Palin
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                                                                       recently, White was voted the world’s
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Katy Perry and Russell Brand were                “American Idol” runner-up Crystal                   together this summer. The week their        Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz welcomed

married Oct. 23 in India. The singer             Bowersox married musician Brian                     separation went public, Arquette spoke      son Egypt Daoud Dean Oct. 14. He’s                     ailyCandy, a Web site specializing in stuff such as restaurants and
turned 27 two days after the ceremony.           Walker Oct. 10 in Chicago at the same               very openly about their private life. Cox   the first for the 29-year-old Grammy-                  designers, recently tapped its only male editor to post his take on some
Brand is a 35-year-old comedian/actor.           place they met during an open-mic night             hadn’t been so frank or forthcoming.        winning singer. Beatz, born Kaseem                     of the season’s top fashions. Dan did that under the heading “Dazed and
                                                 in 2004. (Bowersox and her previous                                                             Daoud Dean, has three other children.                  confused: Fall trends guys just don’t understand.
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder and              boyfriend broke up in May, just before her          Christina Aguilera confirmed Oct. 12        Keys married the 32-year-old rapper/

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model Jill McCormick got married                 final “Idol” performance.) This is the first        she and music-marketing executive           producer July 31.
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Sept. 18 in Hawaii, witnessed by friends         marriage for the 25-year-old artist, but            Jordan Bratman, 33, had separated.
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including actors Sean Penn and Tim               she has a son, ringbearer Tony, who’ll be           They began dating in 2002 and were          Céline Dion gave birth Oct. 23 to
Robbins, surfer Laird Hamilton and               2 soon. Bowersox told People, “I’ve never           married Nov. 19, 2005. They have a son,     fraternal twin boys whose names                attention to your eyes. They’re very

pro volleyball player Gabrielle Reece.           really in my life had a great representation        Max Liron Bratman, born Jan. 12, 2008.      weren’t released. The 42-year-old singer       pretty. Which is why you don’t need a
The 45-year-old alt-rocker and 32-year-          of what a good marriage is. My parents              Aguilera, who’ll be 30 Dec. 18, released    conceived on her sixth in vitro attempt        raccoon ring to make them stand out.”
old bride are parents to daughters               divorced, and a lot of people in my family          fourth (English) studio album “Bionic”      in a year. She and husband René Angelil
Olivia, 6, and Harper, 2.                        are divorced, so I hope to give my son a            in June and makes her film debut            also have 9-year-old son René-Charles.
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two-year girlfriend Naomi Nelson Sept.           and their philanthropic organization.               their separation date as June 15, 2008.     Edward June 4, 2009. The seven-time
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more than a decade.                              her back, but what I can do is make her
                                                 as happy as she thought I would when
                                                                                                     Laura Dern a few months before
                                                                                                     their fifth anniversary. They have two
                                                                                                                                                 2001, with ex-wife Kristin.                                                                    Denim with denim                       Don’t
Dave Annable (Justin Walker on
“Brothers & Sisters”) married actress
                                                 we first got married.”                              children, son Ellery Walker Harper, 9,
                                                                                                     and daughter Jaya, who’ll be 6 Nov. 24.
                                                                                                                                                 Neil Patrick Harris, 37-year-old star of
                                                                                                                                                 “How I Met Your Mother,” and partner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                “Certain materials are meant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                for certain things. Denim is       leave home
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Again”) Oct. 10 in Ojai, Calif. (familiar
                                                 Courteney Cox and David Arquette
                                                 announced in early October they had
                                                                                                     Dern, 43, is best known for “Jurassic
                                                                                                     Park” and being the one Billy Bob
                                                                                                                                                 David Burtka welcomed twins Gideon
                                                                                                                                                 Scott and Harper Grace, born via
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setting for “B&S” watchers), with Ron            agreed to a trial separation that dates             Thornton dumped for Angelina Jolie.         surrogate Oct. 12.                                                                             leather shirts are in for fall?”
Rifkin (Saul) conducting the ceremony            back a while. Their official statement
and Matthew Rhys (Kevin Walker)                  assured they’re still best friends and              Matt Damon’s wife gave birth Oct.           James Van Der Beek became a dad
serving as best man. Annable, 31, and            responsible parents to daughter Coco,               20 to daughter Stella Zavala. The 40-       Sept. 25. Olivia weighed 7 pounds, 2           High-waisted pants
Yustman, 25, have been together more             born June 13, 2004. Cox, 46, and Arquette,          year-old actor and Luciana, 35, have        ounces and measured 19.5 inches long.          “Generally speaking, shirts shouldn’t
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hockey team, and since he’s going gray           while filming “Scream” (1996). They                 Alexia, Luciana’s daughter from a           Creek” star and wife Kimberly got              shouldn’t do the work of shirts.”
and wearing cardigans, “it’s time.”              filmed a fourth installment in that series          previous marriage.                          married in August.

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                                                                                                                                                                                     they probably have more talent in their     It was obviously a dog-and-pony             people think could be the second-best         success, and I don’t see how they can be
                                                                                                                                                                                     program because some of the guys have       show with how it is handled. Anyone         team in the West if Carmelo Anthony is        successful in the playoffs.
                                                                                                                                                                                     matured and come of age. The Big 12         who is a basketball player can tell         traded (from Denver) to the East.

                                                                                                                                                                                     is a good league with good talent and       you, when you walk into a gym, you                                                        What about the Thunder?
                                                                                                                                                                                     good athleticism. I’m not sure there is a   don’t say, “Let’s get the two or three      Who are some of the top rookies in the        They also have limitations. You get Cole
ESPN analyst presents his arguments on college, pro basketball                                                                                                                       great team capable of winning a national
                                                                                                                                                                                     championship outside of maybe Kansas.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 best players and put them on the same
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 team.” But everyone wants someone to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             NBA this season?
John Wall, who is in D.C., is with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Aldrich inside. I don’t know if a rookie
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           center is going to help you right away.
By Jim Reagan                                                                                                                          recruits with Texoma ties?                    Believe it or not, they could be as good    cheer against. They will be the favorite     Wizards this year, but I don’t think         What do you do with Serge Ibaka?
I like T.J. a great deal. He has to          as they were last year.

                   because they are really, really good         they will be competitive enough. He’s a      Russell Westbrook is an unbelievable
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 players. It’ll be fun to watch. I’ll be      spectacular talent and will be really fun    athletic talent. But he’s got to be a better

                                                                                                                                        improve and refine his game. What I
         point guard for Eddie Sutton at                                                                                                                                             Do you see parity in college basketball     interested. A lot of people are taking       to watch. It’s funny, a lot of people in     point guard, and it’s very, very rare that
                                                                                                                                        like best about Cameron is he is one
         Oklahoma State, Doug Gottlieb                                                                                                                                               this season?                                shots at LeBron. Maybe LeBron knows          Oklahoma have forgotten Blake Griffin        a guy becomes a better decision-maker.
                                                                                                                                        great kid. They are both good kids,
         was adept at making his team-                                                                                                                                               Overall, my sense is that, like college     himself better than we think, in that        is essentially a rookie this year, and the   They’re good, and you’ve got Kevin
                                                                                                                                        but I’ve got the chance to spend some
         mates look better. He led the                                                                                                                                               football, it could be a down year for       he is not the next (Michael) Jordan or       Clippers actually have a lot of talent.      Durant. They will be competitive, and
                                                                                                                                        time and watch Cam Clark. He’s just
NCAA in assists in 1999 and finished                                                                                                                                                 some of the storied programs in college     the next Magic Johnson. Magic had to                                                      he’s going to put up a bunch of points.
                                                                                                                                        smooth, man. He’s got so many facets.
second in 2000. Gottlieb also seemed                                                                                                                                                 basketball. It could be anybody’s           have star players around him to win         What’s your take on the Mavericks?            Again, you’re talking about going
                                                                                                                                        I think he needs to improve a little bit
comfortable handling media interviews.                                                                                                                                               ballgame. UCLA is still a bit down.         championships and he never won it           There’s transition with Rodrigue              against the Lakers.

                                                                                                                                        in terms of his long-range jumper. But
  After graduation,                                                                                                                                                                  Kentucky is kind of reloading with          without Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. I think it     Beaubois playing more as Jason Kidd
                                                                                                                                        he can get his own shot, and he is not
he was unable                                                                                                                                                                        some star freshmen, but they are very       will be great for NBA. 
                    ages. I didn’t love that contract when        Your thoughts on working at ESPN.
                                                                                                                                        what coaches term as a pig. Instead of
to latch on to an                                                                                                                                                                    young. Just like you lost (Tim) Tebow                                                   they signed it, because Jason Kidd has        Did you see that coming?
                                                                                                                                        going for 40, he can go for 25 and get
NBA club. Gottlieb                                                                                                                                                                   and (Colt) McCoy in football, in the        Do you think the league, as a whole, is     some limitations. He seems to have              Obviously, I have a job that almost
                                                                                                                                        others involved. He likes to guard. I
played minor-                                                                                                                                                                        last couple of years, college basketball    moving in the right direction?              taken in stride the fact that he is aging.    anyone would consider a dream job.
                                                                                                                                        think my question is, “As a freshman,
league hoops in                                                                                                                                                                      has lost a Tyler Hansbrough and a John      The NBA only needs something to be          He understands his limitations and            First, we badly miss Oklahoma. We
                                                                                                                                        can he lead?” But he and T.J. are both
America, France,                                                                                                                                                                     Shire and so on. Syracuse lost their two    relevant in New York and then look          seems to have grown into being a good         went to a Toby Keith concert ,and he
Russia and Israel                                                                                                                       really good players, and Jeff is excited
                                                                                                                                        to coach both of them.

                     best players from last year. There’s a      at the markets that can be successful.      leader. Obviously, Dirk Nowitzki can          sang a song about Wayman Tisdale.
before finally                                                                                                                                                                       lot of youth and lot parity in college      You already have L.A. being successful.     win a lot of games. I still think they are    My wife (Angie) grew up in Drumright
realizing it was                                                                                                                                                                     basketball. Keep your eye on that top       Boston should be right there for at least   caught in a no man’s land. They are           and went to OSU as well. She was a
time to pass on the                                                                                                                    What storylines are you expecting
                                                                                                                                                                                     25. It will be topsy-turvy.

               one more year. I think Philadelphia and     going to be successful and win 40, and        huge Wayman fan. She broke down
playing career.                                                                                                                        nationally during the college
                                      Jim                                                                                              basketball season?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Chicago are going to be pretty darn         maybe close to 50 games, in the regular       because of the signs and pictures of
  That’s when he               Reagan                                                                                                                                                Let’s switch to pro hoops. With LeBron      good. You’re talking about the markets      season. I don’t think you can see how         Oklahoma. So we miss it. I didn’t make
caught a sports-                                                                                                                       One will be the re-emergence of Duke
                                                                                                                                                                                     James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh           that drive the NBA, which has recovered     they will ever be better than the Lakers,     the NBA, but I feel like I made the NBA
radio hosting gig in Oklahoma City.                                            Doug Gottlieb                                           and what happens to North Carolina.
                                                                                                                                                                                     in Miami, will the Heat be the league       nicely from the post-Jordan era.            if the Lakers are healthy. I think Dallas     of broadcasting. I love what I do and
By 2003, Gottlieb had talked his way to       Oklahoma State point guard graduated in 2000 as OSU and Big 12’s assist records          You go to this time last year, Carolina
                                  Oklahoma City is an upstart that a lot of   is maxing out with good regular-season        wouldn’t change it for the world.
ESPN. He’s now a college-basketball                                                                                                    had won two national titles since Roy
                                             Played on pro minor-league teams in the U.S. and Europe, winning two championships
analyst for ESPN television networks                                                                                                   Williams had been back and had been
                                             Joined ESPN in 2003, now a TV analyst, radio host and Web columnist for the network       to three Final Fours. Duke had only
and hosts ESPN Radio’s “The Doug
Gottlieb Show,” heard nationally 3-6         in 17 years was remarkable. I think           going to be good enough to make it
                                                                                                                                       been to the Final Four the first time                                                                                                    Jim & Joe have chosen to give the
p.m. Monday-Friday. He also writes a                                                                                                   since Coach Williams had gotten to
                                                                                           anyway. He’s cleaned house and has a
column for
                                             Ford struggled a little privately with
                                             the fact that the (NBA’s Oklahoma             stud freshman named Cameron Clark,
                                                                                                                                       North Carolina. So there was a little
                                                                                                                                       imbalance there. Now, Duke has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Durant Lumber Hard Hat award to:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       JIM & JOE!
  Want to discuss sports — basketball,       City) Thunder have taken away from            who I really like. [He’s a] good kid and
in particular? Talk to Gottlieb. The KLBC                                                                                              swung it back in their favor. They will
                                             the attendance. Gallagher-Iba is not          a great player.

                           be the favorite to win the national
Buzz did just that for a preview of the      quite the homecourt advantage it
upcoming hoops season.                                                                                                                 championship. And Carolina is coming
                                             used to be. It’s also probably about          Can Capel get it turned back around?        off a really disappointing year, but they
                                             3,000-4,000 seats too big. That said, he      I think (so), if Jeff is able to see them   have a lot of talent.

What is your reaction to the decision
to expand the NCAA Division 1
                                             hasn’t complained about it and [has]
                                             won games and gone to the NCAA
                                                                                           through whatever the NCAA decides,
                                                                                           and he is able to get some more good        What are your thoughts on the Big 12
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basketball tournament to 68 teams? Do
                                             tournament and advanced in the NCAA           recruits and get his type of players. He    this basketball season?                                                                                                                                                                   (They might be a bit bias in this department)
you think it’s a good thing?
                                             tournament. I think he’s done a very          has shown in the past that he can do it.                                                                                                       Scott!

I think it is a happy medium. A lot of                                                                                                The Big 12 has a lot of talent. Kansas has                                                 Hold the b
                                             good job as a coach and as a recruiter.       The problem is I don’t know how good        a lot of talent. Kansas and Kansas State                                                                ig rhino                                                          For your local sports broadcasts:
 people would have liked to have it
 stay the same, but we’d be kidding          One question is [if he can] continue to       his relationship with (OU Athletics         seem like the elite teams. We’ll find out                                                  while I sla
                                             keep the program going without the            Director) Joe Castiglione is. Joe C. is                                                                                                              p this                                             
 ourselves. There are 340-some-odd                                                                                                     what happens to Texas. They once again                                                    bumper st
 Division 1 basketball teams and there       players such as James Anderson that           going to have to understand that he’s       have talent. But (last season), they failed                                                           icker on
                                             was left for him by Sean Sutton. I would      not the only one to fall through this.      to jell when they got to conference play.                                                   the little o
 had to be some sort of expansion. Sixty-
                                             have to give him an A.

                      We’ll see. They’ve got nine new players,
 eight is fine. I’m just glad it’s not in                                                                                              They brought in Tristan Thompson at
 the 80s or 90s. I think they realize that                                                 new assistant coaches, a whole new          the point guard. He’s an immensely
 there is a value to the regular season. I   Just how bad is the mess at Oklahoma          look and a new program. This year is        talented player; a Canadian kid who
 think it is a good thing, and they didn’t   for Jeff Capel?
It depends on who you         about survival. At the bottom of the        is 6-9 and was the No. 1 player in the
 let everyone get in the tournament and      talk to. I’ve become pretty good friends      league, he’s got to be up on Texas Tech     country two years ago. I‘ll be interested
 make it a free-for-all.

                   with Jeff, and I like him a lot. I can tell   and create a couple of upsets and get       in seeing what Rick Barnes does. Baylor
                                             you that the deal between the assistant       above .500 overall. If he can do that and   is a team that could have gone to the
What’s your take on Travis Ford at           coach and Tiny Gallon is ugly, and the        he can keep his job, I think they will be   Final Four but lost to Duke. LaceDarius
Oklahoma State so far?
                      NCAA tournament is probably not               fine in the future.                         Dunn had an issue with his girlfriend.
He’s done a very good job. It’s not an       going to look too fondly upon it. They                                                    If he plays and with Perry Jones, one of                 The
easy job. That’s why, before Coach           will definitely lose some scholarships        You mentioned newcomer Cameron              the top five players in the country who                  Morning Buzz                        with Bob & Scott
(Eddie) Sutton got there, they had           and probably the right to go to the           Clark of Sherman. T.J. Taylor of            is a Kevin Garnett type, Baylor will also                                                  6-10 a.m. Weekdays
been to one NCAA tournament in 25
years. The fact that Sutton went to 14
                                             NCAA tournament, whether it’s this
                                             year or next. I’m not sure if they were
                                                                                           Denison is also on the Sooners roster.
                                                                                           What are your thoughts on those two
                                                                                                                                       be right there in the hunt. K-State lost
                                                                                                                                       Denis Clemente, the point guard. But
                                                                                                                                                                                     All the wild game you can handle!
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     We want to take time and give thanks!                                                                                       Fear not                                                                                                                                    Yogi-isms
                                                                                                                                          Or maybe just a little of the right thing
     We want to thank our loving and supportive community for all they do for us at King’s Daughters & Sons Nursing Center!   By Gerald Tidwell                             dear. Runner-up was a serious sickness,         Pequot chief mate Starbuck said, “I will     but often, that’s for sure. Never let your
                                                                                                                                                                            followed by a tie between nuclear war           have no man in my boat who is not afraid     fear make your decision. It’s likely to be a

                                                                                                                                         f what are you afraid? Did you     and financial setback. Believe it or not,       of a whale.”                                 wrong one.
                                                                                                                                         know there are at least 800 dif-   respondents were more afraid of spiders           You see, the foundation of wisdom lies        If we’re ever to overcome our numbing
                                                                                                                                         ferent phobias that keep folks     and snakes than losing their jobs.              in knowing what we ought to fear. Keep       fear, we have to know God is out there.
                                                                                                                                         paralyzed. Some are afraid of        Someone has classified all the things         going! Keep growing! Keep growing            We’re not alone — not now or ever. My
                                                                                                                                                                            you and I worry about and fear. First,          through your fears.                          faith absolutely assures me God is out
                                                                                                                              chickens, alektorophobia. Some are afraid
                                                                                                                                                                            there are things that never happen. They          Theodore Roosevelt testified, “I have      there, God loves me unconditionally, and
                                                                                                                              of church. (Now
                                                                                                                                                                            constitute about 40 percent of our fears.       often been afraid but I would not give       God will never leave me or desert me.
                                                                                                                              I understand all
                                                                                                                                                                            Next are things over and gone, about            in to it. I made myself act as though I      How does the psalmist put it?
                                                                                                                              the empty pews).
                                                                                                                                                                            which we cannot do a single thing. That’s       was not afraid and, gradually, my fear       God is our refuge and strength, a very present
                                                                                                                              These people suffer
                                                                                                                                                                            another 30 percent. Then, there are petty       disappeared.”
                                                                                                                              with ecclesiopho-                                                                                                                          help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear,
                                                                                                                                                                            and needless things — 22 percent. This            A Swedish proverb instructs: “Fear less,
                                                                                                                              bia. A phobia I am                                                                                                                         though the earth should change,
                                                                                                                                                                            leaves 8 percent for those threatening          hope more; eat less, chew more; whine
                                                                                                                              not cursed with is                                                                                                                         though the mountains shake in the heart of the
                                                                                                                                                                            circumstances that really are worth             less, love more; and all good things will
                                                                                                                              phagophobia, the                                                                                                                           sea, though its waters roar and foam, though
                                                                                                                                                                            worrying about and fearing.                     be yours.” Notice fear heads this list of
                                                                                                                              fear of eating. These,                          Illusion constitutes 92 percent of all        important things people will do if all       the mountains tremble ... the Lord of hosts is
                                                                                                                              of course, are ex-                            human fears. They are born of hysteria          good things are theirs. Courage is an        with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge.
                                                                                                                              treme. But each of us                         or ignorance of our real situation, and are     absolute necessity in this life.                                               — Psalms 46
                                                                                                                              have fears we never              Gerald       made worse by our racing imaginations.            Unmastered fear masters us. I know            Nevermind the 92 percent of fears that
                                                                                                                                                              Tidwell                                                                                                    fade as shadows. As for those fears that
                                                                     Brian Compton, activities director,
                                                                                                                              really, permanently                           Misused fear can be destructive.                people who live with life-threatening
                                                                                                                              rid ourselves of, nor should we.                However, properly used fear can be the        diseases such as cancer and heart disease.   really do present themselves to you,
                                                                                                                                 I read results of a magazine poll that     beginning of knowledge and wisdom.              They are the most courageous people I        remember what we must do. Keep going

                                                                      provides many fun activities each month!                asked readers about their biggest fears.
                                                                                                                              It generated a long list, ranging from
                                                                                                                                                                            The truth is, certain fears that arise within
                                                                                                                                                                            us are well worth acknowledging and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            have ever met. What’s their secret? Their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            courage from the depths of faith under
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and keep growing! Practice courage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         whenever you can muster it! Know God

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            every minute of every day and night,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         And that’s a promise!

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                                                                                                                                                 the path of the Nissan Cube driven by         ment came to Marshall County to talk
                                                                                                                                                 38-year-old Crystal Dawn Lansdale of          with citizens and officials about concerns
                                                                                                                                                 Calera. Her passengers, 33-year-old           in the area. He returned in September                              LSUC

                                                                                                                                                 Amy Ruth Latham and 52-year-old               with a plan to make the crossing a four-
                                                                                                                                                 Billie Thrasher were killed. Lansdale         way stop with speed zones, a project
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                                                                                                                                                                                               the start of the long overdue Highway
                                                                                                                                                 Derrick Weaver,               the 21-year-    70 bypass of Madill. The four-lane is still
                                                                                                                                                 old man who hit and killed a 7-year-old       further down the time line, a left-turn
                                                                                                                                                 boy in south Durant with his vehicle,         lane will be constructed to help move                AFFORDABLE, CONFIDENTIAL HELP FOR ALL YOUR UROLOGY NEEDS
                                                                                                                                                 said he wasn’t trying to run away when        traffic through town.
                                                                                                                                                 he left the scene of the accident. He                                                                   Stephen A. Ortlip, M.D.
                                                       Earthquake is talk of towns • ‘Save Our Fort’ launched                                    said, in his panic, he drove around the       Wayne Cabaniss died Oct. 12
                                                      By Scott Corbin                              nizance. Damages to the barracks have
                                                                                                                                                 block to his home to ask his mother to
                                                                                                                                                 return to the scene with him to talk with
                                                                                                                                                                                               at age 70. He served as Denison mayor
                                                                                                                                                                                               1994-98, sitting on the city council before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Certified by American Board of Urology
                                                      KLBC 106.3 FM News Director                  been estimated at $2 million. Volunteers      the parents. Durant Police Lt. Carrie
                                                                                                                                                 Wyrick said Oklahoma Highway Patrol
                                                                                                                                                                                               his election. He retired a few years ago
                                                                                                                                                                                               as president of the city’s Landmark Bank
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Licensed in Oklahoma & Texas
                                                                                                   have begun gathering forces, conducting
                                                      The earthquake originating                   meetings and starting a “Save Our Fort”       investigators are trying to determine         after a stint in Madill. He also was a
                                                      near the Oklahoma City area Oct. 13          Facebook page.                                if the brakes on Weaver’s vehicle were        radio-station manager as a young man,               • Bladder              • Kidney Stones
                                                      rattled windows, swayed light fixtures,                                                    defective and if his eyesight might           helping put Marshall County’s first sta-
                                                      and gave everybody a new conversation        A Tishomingo man and                          have been contributing factors. Jovani        tion on the air. Arkansas born, he moved            • Prostate Annual Exam • Erectile Dysfunction
                                                      piece for a few days. The U.S. Geological    woman who called 911 after their son          Santibanez reportedly was lying on a          to Oklahoma in the early 1960s. He was
                                                      Survey put its estimate at preliminary       stopped breathing face charges related to     skateboard and rolling down a drive-
                                                                                                                                                 way into the street.
                                                                                                                                                                                               the father-in-law of Durant Vision Bank
                                                                                                                                                                                               President Jeff Hammock.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Member of Texas Urologic Society
                                                      magnitude 4.5, but lowered that to 4.3.      his death. Ambrosia Buttram and Brian
                                                      The Oklahoma Geological Survey, based        Frazier are charged with child neglect
                                                                                                                                                 Eddie Vansickle,                              Durant Police conducted com-
                                                      at the University of Oklahoma, settled
                                                      on magnitude 4.7. But the OGS first said
                                                                                                   resulting in a death. Her 2-year-old was
                                                                                                   declared dead Aug. 7. He was report-
                                                                                                                                                                                58, Boswell,
                                                                                                                                                 drowned Sept. 30 at Lake West. His body       pliance checks at city convenience and              Leading-edge care, close to home
                                                      5.1, which wouldn’t have been far off                                                      was recovered the following morning in        liquor stores in September. Minors were
                                                                                                   edly covered with bruises when EMTs
                                                                                                                                                 water 10 feet deep, 60 feet from shore on     sent in to attempt to purchase beer. Out
                                                      the record 1952 El Reno quake. That 5.5      arrived. They were released on personal-

 Bryan Agri Products                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Thank You, Texoma, for making
                                                                                                                                                 private property in extreme southeastern      of 21 locations, nine willingly sold beer
                                                      quake knocked down chimneys and did          recognizance bonds.
                                                                                                                                                 Bryan County. He had been swimming            or alcohol to under-aged persons. Cita-
                                                      other structural damage, including mak-
                                                                                                                                                 with several friends, according to the        tions were written to the clerks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               our first year a huge success!
                                                      ing a 15-foot crack in the state capitol.    Sheldon Sperling left of-
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                                                      The quake was the strongest to
                                                                                                   fice in early October. The outgoing U.S.
                                                                                                                                                                                               Repeat drug offenders
                                                      have hit the Sooner State in several years
                                                                                                   attorney made his mark as the man who
                                                                                                   brought down Gene Stipe’s McAlester
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                                                                                                                                                 resign his superintendent post, alleg-        program, signifying the prisoners are
                                                      presumed a loud explosion southwest          it was discovered Stipe had made illegal
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                                                      blew at a natural-gas pipeline compres-      activity by Stipe’s brother, Francis, busi-   the school year. Caughern will remain         hard to resist. They reportedly got drunk
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                                                      designed, despite the noise volume, ac-      State Auditor Jeff McMahan and his            Oklahoma’s retirement benefits.               for the City of Tishomingo, and a city
                                                      cording to a MarkWest Energy Company         wife. Two state representatives were                                                        employee found the two fighting. They
                                                      representative. No damage was done,          tried — one convicted, the other acquit-      The deadly crossroads                         were booted out of the program, going
                                                      and no one was hurt.                         ted. Replacing Sperling is Mark Green,        at U.S. Highway 377 and State Highway         from the DOC Work Center to Oklaho-                                                                                                 Daniel C. Harris, M.D
                                                                                                   who worked many years ago in the U.S.         32 will undergo some changes. The head        ma’s crowded prisons, and got another         Michael G. McCauley, M.D.                  Dale Archer, P.A.-C

                                                      Three 18-year-olds involved                  Attorney’s Office, though he’s been a         of the Oklahoma Transportation Depart-        30 days tacked onto their sentences.
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                                                      of Tishomingo were charged with felony       near Madill took the lives of two
                                                      second-degree arson. They turned them-       Bryan County residents and critically                at 7, 8 and 9 a.m., noon & 5 p.m.
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How ‘bout a turkey burger?
                                                                                                                                              1. They __
                                                                                                                                                                                       58. Glimpsed
                                                                                                                                                                                       59. Porcinos
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  WORD SEARCH
                                                                                                                                              4. Female parent                         60. Intermediate, between high and low
                                                                                                                                              8. Russian monarch                                                                                                                                                   BAKE        EGGS      OATMEAL
                                                                                                                                             12. Maple genus                                                                                                                                                       CHIPS      ENJOY       OVEN
                                                                                                                                                                                       DOWN                                                                                                                       COOKIE   INGREDIENTS    PARTY
                                                                                                                                             13. Armpit gland: ____lary                 1. In a sour way
                                                                                                                                             14. Athapaskan                             2. Della __, singer                                                                                                       CUTTER   MIXING BOWL    SHEET
                                                                                                                                             15. More cunning                           3. Make a mistake

                                                                                                                                             16. People who inhabit a community         4. Large heavy knives
           great group of eighth-graders at Durant         Ham was the runner-up, one stating it’s best soaked                               18. Sums up                                5. Self-evident truths
           Middle School helped us with this year’s        in brown sugar. Oh, and pea salad “is the bomb,”                                  19. Norse god of thunder                   6. Bishop’s hat
                                                                                                                                             20. Rhub___: pie fruit                     7. Boxing icon Muhammad
           Turkey Day questionnaire. We asked 63           according to one girl.                                                            21. E. Humperdinck classic                 8. Healer
                                                                                                                                             23. Wild oxen
           participants about their favorite servings        What if these young teens could plan their own                                  26. Not wet                                9. Common solar design
                                                                                                                                                                                       10. Calendar month (abbr.)
from the traditional Thanksgiving meal, things they        holiday meal?                                                                     27. Chows down                            11. Beam out
                                                                                                                                             28. Chronic tropical disorder
don’t like and what they’d wish to have on the table.        “If I could pick what I wanted, I would choose                                  29. Set of principles or rules            12. 1950 Nobel Chemist Kurt
                                                                                                                                             30. A small island                        15. Reddish-brown chalcedony
  Many students said they wouldn’t want to venture         to have apple pie with vanilla ice cream. For the                                                                           17. Zigs and
                                                                                                                                             31. Herb teas
from the traditional fare. But quite a few would prefer    appetizers, I would choose to have a fruit and cheese                             34. An elderly person                     19. Hebrew letter
                                                                                                                                             37. Biblical name for Syria               22. Longest division of geological time
to expunge the peas, and still more want to strike the     bar. For the main course, I would want potatoes,                                  38. A fortified wine                      24. What a sovereign does
“nasty” cranberry sauce and the dressing/stuffing.         turkey, rolls, gravy and green beans,” wrote one                                  39. Indigo bush                           25. Visionary
                                                                                                                                             41. Sandy piece of seashore               29. Photographers
Some didn’t even know what to call that “weird,” “red,     student whose favorite is “my mother’s homemade                                   42. 30 - 300 gigahertz                    31. Small amounts
like Jell-O, but it isn’t” substance that a few others     Thanksgiving chocolate pudding.”                                                  45. The sound of a bagpipe                32. Alternate spelling Iraq
                                                                                                                                             46. Part of a T. Williams title           33. Drool
feared could cause diseases in coming from a can.            Another student admitted, “This may sound weird                                 48. Tube in which a body fluid circulates 34. Frankness
  A female student said there are a lot of things she      but shrimp and just a bunch of seafood. Yummy.”                                   49. Appendages found on grass bracts 35. Herac_____: Byz. Emperor 641 AD
                                                                                                                                             50. 1st fixed capital of Japan            36. Sediment in a liquid
doesn’t like, but she tried some stuff to see if she did     “I would pick some deer meat or some hog meat                                   51. Anthemis nobilis                      40. In addition
                                                                                                                                             54. Typical geese                         41. Pendulous neck skin
like it. One girl just said “the healthy stuff,” another   because they are better than turkey,” wrote one                                   55. Cut with the teeth                    42. Rubbed out                          46. American state                    52. Go quickly
expressing displeasure with “food that is undercooked.”    guy who also stated turkey was the best part of the                               56. Freshwater duck genus                 43. Pays for services                   47. Blahs                             53. A waterproof raincoat
                                                                                                                                             57. Billiards rods                        44. Be afraid or scared of              51. Ed Murrow’s network               54. Kenny Chesney won its top award ‘05-08
A young man didn’t pinpoint a certain food but wrote he    traditional meal, aside from pie.
gives to the dog what he doesn’t want on his plate. One      There were students who told us they wouldn’t
of the two who listed turkey wrote, “Blah. It’s nasty!”    change a thing. Some just wanted to change the meat                               o Ctober A nswers
For somebody, an unnamed “something with cheese”           — deer, duck, three votes each for chicken and steak,                             ACROSS           19. Ugli          35. Ale          45. Man           60. Leda          4. Anemones         13. Emir       31. Allay          46. Abele                 ENGLISH:     Dessert
left a lasting negative impression.                        or “ribs and root beer.” A bunch revealed a sweet
                                                                                                                                               1. Hama
                                                                                                                                              5. Amass
                                                                                                                                                              20. Hermione
                                                                                                                                                                                36. Dips
                                                                                                                                                                                37. Paris
                                                                                                                                                                                                 46. Aare
                                                                                                                                                                                                 47. Albus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   61. Haas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   62. Enter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     5. Afloat
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     6. Miens
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         21. Iced
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         22. Acts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        32. Seuss
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        34. Parr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           47. Asch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           48. Lira
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     SPANISH:     Postre
  Interestingly, in the favorites category, dressing/      tooth, even a turkey made of chocolate. Then, as far                              10. Byre         23. OCAS          38. ACLU         Dumbledore        63. Eyes          7. Acme             25. Hided      37. Poundage       49. Brea                  ITALIAN:     Dessert
                                                                                                                                             14. Axon         24. Ice           39. ENE          55. Sirs                            8. Shag             26. Ovine      38. Airedale       50. Ulan
stuffing received one more vote (13) than in the           as the kids are concerned, some meal preparers could                              15. Fighu        25. Hornet        40. Pores        56. Aloes         DOWN              9. Sunrises         27. Ripen      40. PTAs           51. Molt                  FRENCH:      Dessert
dislikes section. Turkey was the top vote-getter (20),     save themselves the effort and hit a fast-food joint. Try                         16. Ream         28. Sestinas      41. Sikas        57. Abor           1. Hash         10. Brunei           28. Siree      41. Sore           52. Obey
                                                                                                                                             17. Sloe         33. Ivied         42. Denature     58. Cree          2. Axle          11. Yegg             29. Elis       43. Amuses         53. Rode                  GERMAN:      Nachtisch
with one kid claiming it’s better with barbecue sauce.     tacos, cheeseburgers, chicken nuggets or fries.             By Harlee B. Worthy   18. Leman        34. Piles         44. Forays       59. Galle         3. Moor          12. Rale             30. Nacka      44. Falser         54. Eras

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