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Published Date: 8/16/2015
Elvis Presley, or the King to his fans, transformed popular culture in post-World War II America with his voice, charm and gyrating hips. His music blended rock, pop, blues and gospel, moving from up-tempo hits like "Hound Dog" and "Blue Suede Shoes" to soulful ballads...
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Published Date: 8/10/2015
Jimmy Dean may be the only person in the Country Music Hall of Fame who also appeared in a James Bond film and made a fortune selling sausage. Dean began his musical career in the early 1950s, performing pop and country music and scoring several hits. His natural charm...
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Published Date: 7/31/2015
Jim Reeves helped make the Nashville sound the wildly popular country music trend it became in the 1950s and '60s. Known as Gentleman Jim, he made the record that some consider to be the first-ever recording with the Nashville sound: 1957's "Four Walls." Other hits for...
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Published Date: 7/23/2015
The first Barbie doll was launched 55 years ago. Take our true-false quiz and go behind the scenes with Barbie.
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Published Date: 7/23/2015
Can you tell these two classic cranks apart? We’ll give you a quote and you decide who said it: Ralph Kramden on "The Honeymooners" or Archie Bunker on "All in the Family"?
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Published Date: 7/23/2015
"The Honeymooners" is one of early television's most enduring shows, still making us laugh more than half a century after it originally aired. Whether you remember it from its original run or you've caught up with late-night reruns, take our true-false quiz and test...
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