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Arts & Entertainment

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Bob Barker, Come On Down! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remember a Musical Legend by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Show Goes On in the Shenandoah Valley by Garrison Keillor

A Bad Play Let's You See You Have a Good Day by Garrison Keillor

The Paper Bag Poet Rhymes Again by Greg Asimakoupoulos

He Did Know Jack! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Music as a Means of Detecting a Heart by Garrison Keillor

Big George Foreman Movie by Rusty Wright

A Man Called Otto (Revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Johnny Cash Movie by Rusty Wright

A Classic Movie with a Timeless Message by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Goodbye Mrs. Potts by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Yes, Virginia, There is a . . . by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Forget About Songwriting: Try Fiction by Garrison Keillor

Remembering the King! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Elvis Movie by Rusty Wright

The Great Watkinso by James N. Watkins

A Poetic Month by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Future of Escapism As I See It by Garrison Keillor

American Underdog Movie by Rusty Wright

Respect, the Movie by Rusty Wright

Academy Award Afterthoughts by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Week Away Musical by Rusty Wright

The Envelope Please by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remembering a Lesser-Known Carroll by Greg Asimakoupoulos

On the Street Where We Lived by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Reading by Dan Seagren

Three Chords and the Truth by Greg Asimakoupoulos

And the Oscar Goes to . . . by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remembering the Queen of Soul by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Bestsellers by Dan Seagren

101 World's Greatest Books by Dan Seagren

Celebrities by Dan Seagren

Good Night, Sweet Prince by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Spotlight on Spotlight by Greg Asimakoupoulos

An Eagle Has Landed by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Force Awakens Universal Questions by James N. Watkins

Two Views of My World by Howard Whitaker

Lessons from Back to the Future by James N. Watkins

War Room MovieFacing life's problems with the power of prayer by Rusty Wright

Shark Tank by Greg Asimakoupoulos

AD TV Series: The Bible Continues . . . in Prime Time by Rusty Wright

Unbroken by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Clack Has Lost His Click by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Robin William's Lifelong Search for Love by Greg Asimakoupoulos

America's Got Talent by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Caged Bird is Finally Free by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Pen and Brush by Dan Seagren

A Tribute to Mike Kellogg by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Dear Abbey, Downton's Done by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Toast to a Dimpled Temple by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Final Salute to Sid by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Silencing a Prophet by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Bring Him Home by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Gospel According to Oscar by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Gospel According to Downton by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Finding God in "It's a Wonderful Life" by Greg Asimakoupoulos

From Wall Lake to Moon River by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Before the Final Rose by Greg Asimakoupoulos

In Memoriam by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Silent Movies Can Be Extremely Loud by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Vow by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Keeping Up with the Kardashians by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Billy O'Reilly? by Dan Seagren

Dolphin Tale by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Poets Paint with Words by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Fan Fiction by Dan Seagren

By the Time He Gets to Phoenix by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Toast to Oprah's Success by Greg Asimakoupoulos

On Choosing a Book by Dan Seagren

Secret Millionaire by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Love to Read? by Dan Seagren

The Sheen Has Lost His Luster by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Lessons from a Stammering Monarch by Greg Asimakoupoulos

My Promise Kept by Dan Seagren

Book Covers by Dan Seagren

America's Got Talent? So Do You!g9/19/2010 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Undercover Boss by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Book (of Eli) Review by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Seeing the Blind Side by Greg Asimakoupoulos

This is It! (Let's Hope) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

David Letterman's Jacket by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Ken Burns' America by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Tribute to a One-Armed Organist by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Mourning the Jackson's Fifth on the Fourth by Greg Asimakoupoulos

John and Kate Plus Hate by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Sidekick in the Spotlight by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Mr. Trump and Miss California by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Reality TV vs. Real Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Another Soap is Down the Drain by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Call it a Terminal Illiness by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Treasure in Life's Trash by Greg Asimakoupoulos

John Travolta's Dave with Sorrow by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Wonderful Life by Dan Seagren

A Cultural Necessity by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Goddess Worship by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Remembering Private Presley by Greg Asimakoupoulos

In Praise of a Counter-Culture by Greg Asimakoupoulos

A Portrait of "The War" by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Tenor of Our Grief by Greg Asimakoupoulos

High School Musical by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Worshipping a Dead King by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Lamenting for Lindsay and Her Friends by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The Time is Right by Greg Asimakoupoulos

The American Idol Battle Royal by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Sticks and Stones (and Hurtful Words) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Idol Worship by Greg Asimakoupoulos

Gibson's Fall from Grace by Greg Asimakoupoulos