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Rat Pack's Sammy Davis Jr. Lives On Through Daughter's Stories

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 11:57am

Many people considered Sammy Davis Junior the greatest entertainer of his era. His daughter Tracey Davis shares stories from her book Sammy Davis Jr.: A Personal Journey with My Father.

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A Cartoonist's Funny, Heartbreaking Take On Caring For Aging Parents

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 11:40am

In Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?, Roz Chast combines text, cartoons, sketches and photos to describe her interactions with her parents during the last years of their lives.

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Two Italys Take A Road Trip In 'Il Sorpasso'

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 11:40am

The 1962 comic drama follows two young men: one who smacks of Italy's joyless '50s and one who embodies the prosperity and recklessness of the '60s. The film is now available on Blu-ray and DVD.

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House Of Games

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

It's the home stretch in this final round, a game in which all the answers contain the word "house." For example, a popular spy-themed restaurant in Milwaukee is "Safe House."

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Hidden Vegetables

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

Your parents might have snuck your veggies into unexpected dishes, but we got clever and hid the names of vegetables in the answers of this game. What German composer was a fan of red, edible roots?

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The Both: The Newly-Formed-Band-Game

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

Musicians Aimee Mann and Ted Leo play together as The Both, but how well do these new bandmates know each other's quirks? To find out, we quiz them in the style of The Newlywed Game.

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My-My-My-Clues

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

Was "My Sharona" stuck in your head for all of 1979? We hope you're not sick of it. In this game, Jonathan Coulton sings rewritten lyrics about things that rhyme with "Sharona." My-my-my-my Corona!

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Shark Jumping

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

Inspired by a famous episode of Happy Days, this game is about "jump the shark" moments: that point when a TV show's quality starts to go downhill. We'll give you the moment, you tell us the show.

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Play Ball!

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

Swing for the fences in this game. Answers are the names of MLB teams, but here's the twist—the clues have nothing to do with sports. What 2013 Pixar film shares its name with the team from Atlanta?

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Aimee Mann And Ted Leo: A Collaboration, Inspired By The Fonz

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 8:42am

The pair, who play as The Both, share the catalyst of their musical partnership: a statue in Milwaukee of Happy Days' Fonzie. Hear a love song to (and named after) the city that brought them together.

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