This Is Your Life, Regis

According to the Associated Press, Regis Philbin is going to be hosting a new primetime version of the classic "This Is Your Life" television show for ABC.  It should be a hoot. I grew up watching the original show created by Ralph Edwards in the 50’s and 60’s.   Each week Ralph would surprise a well-known…
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Neiman Marcus

For 79 years, the Dallas department store Neiman Marcus has been putting out what it calls its Christmas book.  Actually, it’s a catalog with gifts ranging in price this year from $15 to $3.5 million.  For more years than I care to remember, I’ve been covering its "fantasy gifts."  It’s the subject of tonight’s Dullum File. This year’s Christmas book has 152…
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Journey

I’ve been listening to Journey’s new CD "Generations" a lot lately.  The group’s first new album in a couple of years was released last month. After 3 decades together, Journey got its Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in January and has been touring ever since.  The group will be performing at Alerus Center in Grand Forks…
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Heating & Eating

I hope you’ll join me in taking part in the 3rd Annual Day of Warmth.  Culver’s restaurant in Grand Forks is donating 10% of its sales Tuesday, November 15, to local energy assistance charities.  In North Dakota, proceeds from the event will benefit the Energy Share Program.  Money raised will help those in need in Grand Forks…
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Don Quixote At 400

This is the 400th anniversary of  the publication of Miguel Cervantes’s classic novel "Don Quixote."  It’s probably my favorite story.  How can you not like a book about a crazy man who looks at windmills and sees giants?  A madman who sees beauty where no one else does. It’s been translated into more than a hundred languages.  A couple of…
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