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  • Larry Scott dies at 75; champion bodybuilder

    Larry Scott dies at 75; champion bodybuilder
    Larry Scott wasn't exactly a 98-pound weakling — he weighed in at 120 — but his life changed forever after he ran across a stack of bodybuilding magazines in an Idaho city dump.
  • Sid Caesar dies: Five of his most memorable movies

    Sid Caesar dies: Five of his most memorable movies
    The late actor, comedian, writer and musician Sid Caesar was a comic Renaissance man. Though best known for the TV series "Your Show of Shows," he was also a regular presence on the stage and the big screen. Here's a look at five of his most memorable...

    William Asher dies at 90; 'I Love Lucy,' 'Bewitched' director

    William Asher dies at 90; 'I Love Lucy,' 'Bewitched' director
    As the director of more than 100 episodes of the enduringly classic 1950s sitcom "I Love Lucy," William Asher considered the first episode he directed to be one of his most memorable: Lucy and Ethel working in a chocolate factory. But for Asher, who died...

    Annette Funicello dies at 70; Mouseketeer and 'beach' movie star

    Annette Funicello dies at 70; Mouseketeer and 'beach' movie star
    If you were a girl in the 1950s, Annette Funicello was the ideal of feminine goodness, your fantasy best friend forever. If you were a boy, she was your dream date, demure, doe-eyed and just different enough to set hearts pounding. The most adored of...

    Big Daddy on Kickstarter for retro Broadway-Hollywood comeback

    Big Daddy on Kickstarter for retro Broadway-Hollywood comeback
    One of the great left-field surprises of the 1980s pop music scene came with the arrival of Big Daddy, a whimsical band that reimagined hits of the day as they might have sounded had they been recorded in the 1950s. The conceit was that the group’s...