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Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "We're All In This Together"

From Washington's anarchist cartoonist, Mike Flugennock - "We're All In This Together" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=2963 Whoever came up with that smarmy-ass slogan obviously has a poor sense of irony. The State, the media, the Party, capitalism and the rich'n'famous are all in this together — against the People. And WE'RE all in this together against THEM. So, let's get to it, gang. ---------- "Kim Kardashian asks fans for ideas on how to keep h...
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Coronavirus Crackdown: El Dorado County Issues No Travel Order To South Lake Tahoe

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) — El Dorado County wants people to stop traveling to South Lake Tahoe during the coronavirus pandemic, saying a swell of travelers into the area is depleting supplies and food. On Friday, the county’s Public Health Officer, Dr. Nancy Williams, issued a no-travel order “to reduce the number of visitors and other non-fulltime residents in the basin.” The order to stop all non-essential travel will remain in place until April 30 unless it is extended or modified. Police can...
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'ACM Presents: Our Country': Performers and song list

Ahead of Sunday night's "ACM Presents: Our Country," the CBS TV special has shared the full list of performers and the songs they'll be playing.          [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
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Former CBS Chief Joe Ianniello’s 2019 Compensation Tops $125 Million

Former CBS Corp. chief Joe Ianniello took in a total of $125.4 million in compensation and severance payments from ViacomCBS last year. Ianniello’s total compensation was revealed Friday in ViacomCBS’ annual proxy filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Ianniello received $2.8 million in salary and $84.7 million in severance payments that were stipulated years […]
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‘This Year’s WrestleMania Most Important Of All-Time,’ Says WWE Superstar Kofi Kingston

(CBSNewYork/CBS Local) — What a difference a year can make. At this time last year, leading up to WrestleMania 35, WWE Superstar Kofi Kingston was about to experience the crown jewel of his career. He was about to shock the world by defeating Daniel Bryan to capture the first WWE Championship of his 11-year journey and embark on an improbable six-month run as the face of the SmackDown brand. The moment that night at MetLife Stadium in the shadows of New York City was the thing dreams are made of...
Tags: New York, New York City, Sports, Cbs, Rob Gronkowski, Kingston, Redskins, Tampa, Orlando, Robert Griffin Iii, Wrestlemania, Wwe, Drew, Brock Lesnar, MetLife Stadium, Raymond James Stadium


‘Mental Health Is Huge… I Had To Experience It To Understand It’: CoCo Vandeweghe On World Team Tennis All Star Event, Tennis Career

(CBS Local Sports)– CoCo Vandeweghe is one of the best American tennis players in the world and she is excited to remind people who have forgotten. Vandeweghe had a monster 2017 season when she reached the semifinals at the Australian Open and US Open and made it to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon. Tennis fans will get the chance to watch Vandeweghe play this weekend on Saturday, April 4 at 1:30pm EST when CBS airs the World Team Tennis All Star Event. The event was taped prior to the outbreak of...
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WrestleMania 36 Picks: Drew McIntyre Faces Brock Lesnar For WWE Championship

NOTE: This post contains spoilers regarding changes to the WrestleMania 36 card. (CBSNewYork/CBS Local) — This year’s WrestleMania is going to be one for the history books. The 36th installment of pro wrestling’s biggest spectacle will mark three big firsts for WWE. The show will air over two nights, there won’t be a single fan in the stands, and it has already been taped. The coronavirus pandemic could have forced WWE to postpone or cancel the show altogether. Instead, Vince McMahon opted to mo...
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‘We Will Never Have This Kind Of Experience Again’: ‘Hawaii Five-0’ Executive Producer Peter Lenkov On Show’s Series Finale

(CBS Local)– After 240 episodes, CBS’s “Hawaii Five-0” will say goodbye to its fans with its series finale on Friday, April 3 at 9pm EST/PST. The popular drama has been a mainstay on television for 10 years and it has created many unforgettable memories for executive producer Peter Lenkov. The cast and the people of Hawaii will always stand out the most for Lenkov. “I tell people all the time and I’ve been doing this for a long time, we will never have this kind of experience again,” said Lenkov...
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‘The Past Four Years Have Been A Learning Process For Me’: Monica Puig Discusses Her Career, World Team Tennis Event On CBS

(CBS Local)- The sports world is craving live sports action right now. Seasons across sports have been suspended due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. Though the event isn’t live, World Team Tennis is offering fans a chance to watch some of the game’s best in action this Saturday April 4th on CBS. Maria Sharapova, Sam Querrey, Monica Puig, James Blake and Mardy Fish are just a few of the competitors fans will see on Saturday at 1:30pm EST/PST. The 26-year-old Puig said that the event was so...
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SEE IT: ‘ACM Presents: Our Country’ Track List Released

The list of fan-favorite songs for ACM Presents: Our Country, a new two-hour special hosted by CBS This Morning’s Gayle King, has been revealed. The special will be broadcast this Sunday, April 5th from 8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT only on CBS and streaming on CBS All Access. Featuring intimate conversations and at-home acoustic performances with country music’s biggest stars, as well as clips from past ACM Awards moments, the special will provide a night filled with entertainment, hope and reflection an...
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The Morning Watch: ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 4 Trailer Easter Eggs, The Decline of Kevin on ‘The Office’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a closer look at the recent Rick and Morty season 4 trailer teasing the remaining five episodes. Plus, a video essay explores what is being called the decline of Kevin Malone on The Office, and finally,...
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Coronavirus Update: Expert Predicts Unemployment Rate Will Reach Unprecedented High

SACRAMENTO (CBS) – Boarded up businesses and employees out of work is becoming the norm across California, and the Employment Development Department (EDD) is releasing staggering numbers that prove it. During the final week in March, unemployment claims reached nearly 900,000, which was a 370% increase from the week prior. Employment Development Department Unemployment Claims March 15th-March 21st — 187,000 claims filed March 22nd-March 28th — 878,727 claims filed 370% increase over the course o...
Tags: News, California, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Unemployment, Cbs, Employment Development Department, University of the Pacific, Edd, Kevin Michael, Employment Development Department EDD, Jeffrey Michael, Coronavirus, Center for Business and Policy Research


Coronavirus Update: Expert Predicts Unemployment Rate Will Reach Record High

SACRAMENTO (CBS) – Boarded up businesses and employees out of work is becoming the norm across California, and the Employment Development Department (EDD) is releasing staggering numbers that prove it. During the final week in March, unemployment claims reached nearly 900,000, which was a 370% increase from the week prior. Employment Development Department Unemployment Claims March 15th-March 21st — 187,000 claims filed March 22nd-March 28th — 878,727 claims filed 370% increase over the course o...
Tags: News, California, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Unemployment, Cbs, Employment Development Department, University of the Pacific, Edd, Kevin Michael, Employment Development Department EDD, Jeffrey Michael, Coronavirus, Center for Business and Policy Research


Battling Coronavirus: Sacramento Woman Seeks Experimental Plasma Transfusion For Father

SACRAMENTO (CBS 13) — A Sacramento woman is seeking out survivors of coronavirus to help her dad who was diagnosed last week. Her hope is to use the immunity they developed in their blood. Local doctors are studying the possibility of using this treatment but said they aren’t there yet. Amber Bispo said her 78-year-old father is staying at Sutter Medical Center in a medically-induced coma, fighting for his life. She’s desperate to help him but might not be able to in time. “It’s been really toug...
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VOTD: Stephen Colbert Reveals He Auditioned for Screech on ‘Saved By the Bell’

While we’re all sitting around daydreaming about an alternate reality in which the coronavirus doesn’t exist, it may be interesting to mix it up for a second and try to envision a world in which Samuel “Screech” Powers – the scrawny, Lisa Turtle-obsessed goofball on Saved by the Bell – was played by late night talk show host and comedian Stephen Colbert instead of actor Dustin Diamond. Colbert says he auditioned for the role of Screech in the 1980s and was rejected for a pretty humorous reason....
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‘Lot Of Movies, Board Games, Anything To Stay Active’: Sacramento Kings Guard Kyle Guy On How He’s Passing Time During COVID-19 Outbreak

(CBS 13)- The NBA season is on “hiatus” until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic. The league itself has seen several of its players test positive and be cleared of the virus. But, with the national stay at home guidelines being extended through the end of this month, it looks like it may be awhile before we see any basketball action. So, for the time being, players are very much in the same spot as the rest of us. Finding ways to kill time inside while also staying in shape. For Sacr...
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Political correctness is a virus that kills, too: John Phillips

Just in case you’ve been on a weeks-long TV Land bender and haven’t been paying attention to the news, you should know there’s a dangerous, contagious disease spreading across each continent and wrecking the globe — of course, I’m talking about political correctness.   Yes, this virus is getting in the way of the fight against the real pandemic — COVID-19. Some day there will be a vaccine for the coronavirus. Unfortunately, it’s unlikely there will ever be a vaccine against political correctne...
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VIDEO: Go Behind-The-Scenes For ‘Man With A Plan’ Before Tonight’s Season 4 Premiere

Man With A Plan returns tonight to America’s Most Watched Network with the all-new episode “The V-Word.” When Andi’s doctor advises her to stop taking birth control pills, Adam and Andi disagree on an alternate option. Man With Plan stars Matt LeBlanc and Kevin Nealon as Adam and Don Burns running their family business. Check out the video above for a sneak preview of season four and be sure to tune in tonight at 8:30 PM ET/PT, only on CBS and streaming on CBS All Access. Check your local listin...
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‘Education Via Computer Needs To Be Limited’: Psychologist Says Parents Must Step Up To Nurture Kids In Age Of Coronavirus

(CBS Local) — With schools closed for more than 55 million children across the country in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus, students, parents and teachers are facing a host of new and unexpected challenges. Schools all over the country have created virtual classrooms online, but many parents and caregivers find themselves managing the workload and tools like Google docs and Zoom meetings — all in addition to working remotely, taking care of finances and putting food on the table. But ...
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‘Hawaii Five-0’ Set For Its Series Finale, 10 Years In The Making, This Friday On CBS

Hawaii Five-0, the popular Friday night crime drama, will conclude its successful 10-season run with a series finale, Friday, April 3rd at 9:00 PM ET/PT only on CBS and streaming on CBS All Access. The drama, a re-imagining of Leonard Freeman’s classic series, “Hawaii Five-O,” will have produced 240 episodes and consistently wins its time period, with almost 40 million viewers watching this season. The series finale, “Aloha,” will see Danny abducted and badly wounded by Wo Fat’s wife, who is aft...
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CBS To Air Final Rounds Of 2004 & 2019 The Masters Tournaments

(CBS Local)- The 2020 Masters tournament has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic leaving golf fans a little blue heading into next weekend without golf to watch from Augusta National Golf Club. To help, CBS Sports is set to fill that void by airing three classic finishes from the tournament’s history on Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12. The network will air the final rounds of both the 2004 and 2019 tournaments as well as a one hour special on the 1975 tournament. For golf fans...
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Fauci Explains Why We Shouldn’t ‘Give Up’ Amid Grim COVID-19 Projections

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and coronavirus task force member, offered some reassurance following the White House’s grim projection of up to 240,000 COVID-19 fatalities, during an interview on CBS Thursday morning. When asked why we shouldn’t be discouraged by the “frightening” projection, Fauci responded that “it’s within our power to modify those numbers.” After explaining that the projection is based on a model and that it takes “...
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‘Worried About Disproportionate Loss Of Life’: Nonprofit Founder Fears Coronavirus Will Spur Public Health Crisis For Immigrants

(CBS Local) — As the U.S. responds to the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration has taken a host of measures to tighten immigration procedures, altering daily operations and disrupting the lives of thousands. The actions have ranged from postponing immigration hearings to pausing deportation flights to certain countries and suspending refugee admissions. The administration also imposed travel restrictions on China, Iran and the European Union and restricted non-essential travel at land ...
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ACM's 'Our Country': How a star-studded music special was made during the coronavirus pandemic

More than 20 country stars will be seen performing from their homes during "ACM Presents: Our Country," a two-hour special airing Sunday on CBS.          [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
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Son: Jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. dead at 85; fought coronavirus

By JANET McCONNAUGHEY and REBECCA SANTANA NEW ORLEANS— Ellis Marsalis Jr., the jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical clan, died late Wednesday after battling pneumonia brought on by the new coronavirus, leaving six sons and a deep legacy. He was 85. “My dad was a giant of a musician and teacher, but an even greater father. He poured everything he had into making us the best of what we could be,”  his son Branford said. Four of the jazz patriarch’s six sons are musicians: W...
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Broadway Star Has Coronavirus: ‘I Could Feel My Body Fighting’

The Tony-winning actor recently starred on the CBS sitcom "Fam."
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ACM's 'Our Country': How a star-studded music special was made during the pandemic

More than 20 country stars will be seen performing from their homes during "ACM Presents: Our Country," a two-hour special airing Sunday on CBS.          [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Cbs, Nashville Tennessean


Navy Ship With Coronavirus Patients Also Has Sacramento Sailor Onboard

SACRAMENTO (CBS) – Thousands of sailors aboard Navy aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, including at least one from Sacramento, have been exposed to COVID-19. Former crew member and native Sacramentan, Cherish Turner, spent a total of five years aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt and says exposure to COVID-19 onboard could be devastating because on a ship like that, carrying thousands of sailors, social distancing is just not possible. “It’s a virus it’s highly contagious and knowing how fas...
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Navy Ship With Sacramento Sailor Onboard Exposed To COVID-19

SACRAMENTO (CBS) – Thousands of sailors aboard Navy aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, including at least one from Sacramento, have been exposed to COVID-19. Former crew member and native Sacramentan, Cherish Turner, spent a total of five years aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt and says exposure to COVID-19 onboard could be devastating because on a ship like that, carrying thousands of sailors, social distancing is just not possible. “It’s a virus it’s highly contagious and knowing how fas...
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Truckload of Toilet Paper Goes Up in Flames (gizmodo)

In what appears to be a devastating traffic accident, an 18-wheeler truck loaded with toilet paper caught fire early this morning in the Dallas area. The driver told CBS 11 News that he hit a bump, and the truck rolled over, igniting “thousands of rolls” of toilet paper in his cargo. Firefighters quickly extinguished…Read more... [Author: Whitney Kimball]
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