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  1. "Scary" Lucille Ball Statue to Be Removed, Placed in New Comedy Center

    9:28 am PDT 05/12/2015
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    The "Scary Lucy" statue has made enough people laugh to earn a spot in the new National Comedy Center breaking ground soon. READ MORE

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  2. How a Set Decorator Turned His MPTF Country House Cottage Into an "'Out of Africa' Retreat"

    9:00 am PDT 04/23/2015
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    Stephen Koehler — now a resident of beloved industry retirement community the MPTF Country House — has worked with everyone from Lucille Ball to Otto Preminger. READ MORE

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  3. Chris Hardwick Gunning to Fly "Scary" Lucille Ball Statue to L.A.

    2:34 pm PDT 04/09/2015
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    Hardwick posted a plea on Instagram Thursday for the statue to be relocated to the '@midnight' studio in Los Angeles — the same soundstage where 'I Love Lucy' was filmed back in the '50s. READ MORE

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  4. New Sculptor Will Fix "Scary Lucy" Statue, Says Local Mayor

    9:02 am PDT 04/07/2015
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    The mayor says he doesn't want the original artist to redo the work. READ MORE

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  5. 'Scary' Lucille Ball Artist Apologizes: It Is "By Far My Most Unsettling Sculpture"

    3:02 pm PDT 04/06/2015
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    Artist Dave Poulin tells THR, he's willing to refurbish the statue at his own expense. READ MORE

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  6. Lucille Ball Fans Lead Crusade Against "Frightening" Hometown Statue

    12:41 pm PDT 04/03/2015
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    The Celoron, NY, residents have been clamoring to refurbish the statue on a Facebook group called "We Love Lucy! Get Rid of this Statue." READ MORE

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  7. 'Gone With the Wind' Studio Unveils Makeover

    9:00 am PDT 03/30/2015
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    Culver Studios, also where 'King Kong' and 'E.T' were shot and home to L.A.'s oldest soundstages, gets a face-lift that includes a funky mural by street artist Good and Shiddy and wallpaper made from screenplay pages and vintage film stills. READ MORE

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  8. From Lucille Ball to Larry David, How TV's Greatest Disrupters Have Pushed the Envelope (Guest Column)

    9:00 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    Longtime cultural critic Ken Tucker pays respect to the creatives who pushed the envelope (consciously and otherwise). READ MORE

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  9. Charlton Heston Gets a Postage Stamp

    2:00 pm PDT 04/11/2014
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    At a ceremony in Hollywood, those who knew him said the star of "Ben Hur" and the original "Planet of the Apes" was unafraid of stirring political controversy. READ MORE

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  10. Walt Disney's Palm Springs Party Pad on the Market for $535,000 (Exclusive)

    11:54 am PDT 04/07/2014
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    The home with sweeping Coachella Valley views comes with plenty of Rat Pack history. READ MORE

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  11. 'Modern Family' Star Sofia Vergara Channels 'I Love Lucy' on Twitter

    4:13 pm PDT 08/23/2012
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    Why did the three-time Emmy nominee dress up like Lucille Ball's TV character, Lucy Ricardo? We have a theory. READ MORE

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  12. How 'I Love Lucy' Dominated Ratings From Its Start

    9:33 am PDT 08/15/2011
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    The comedy earned five Emmys in six seasons, including two for star Lucille Ball. READ MORE

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  13. Lucille Ball's 100th Birthday Celebrated in Her Hometown

    3:54 pm PDT 08/07/2011
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    More than 900 people dressed like the late "I Love Lucy" star gather in upstate New York, setting a world record. READ MORE

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  14. Lucille Ball Remembered by Hollywood

    6:30 pm PDT 08/06/2011
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    Actors, writers and comedians celebrate the “I Love Lucy” star’s 100th birthday. READ MORE

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  15. 'I Love Lucy': 5 Things to Know About the Series

    1:44 pm PDT 08/06/2011
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    THR commemorates Lucille Ball's centennial with a look at what set her signature series apart from the rest. READ MORE

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  16. Lucille Ball: Celebrating 100 Years of the 'I Love Lucy' Star

    9:37 am PDT 08/05/2011
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    The iconic redhead would celebrate her centennial birthday on Saturday, Aug. 6. READ MORE

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