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D.C. Follies

D.C. Follies is a syndicated sitcom which aired from 1987–1989 and was set in a Washington, D.C. bar, where bartender Fred Willard would welcome puppet caricatures of that day's politicians and celebrities. [1]

65 relations: Amazon Video, Barbara Bush, Betty White, Bob Dole, Bob Uecker, Charles, Prince of Wales, Comedy, Dan Quayle, Dan Rather, Diana, Princess of Wales, Dolly Parton, Don King (boxing promoter), Edwin Meese, Elizabeth II, English language, Fred Willard, Freddy Krueger, George H. W. Bush, Gerald Ford, Geraldo Rivera, Henry Kissinger, Hulu, ITunes, Jesse Jackson, Jim Bakker, Jimmy Carter, John Poindexter, Katharine Hepburn, Los Angeles, Madonna (entertainer), Margaret Thatcher, Marilyn Quayle, Martin Mull, MGM Television, Michael Dukakis, Michael Jackson, Mike Tyson, Mikhail Gorbachev, Nancy Reagan, New York, Oliver North, Oprah Winfrey, Pat Robertson, Pope John Paul II, Portland, Oregon, Richard Nixon, Robert Englund, Robin Leach, Ronald Reagan, Ruhollah Khomeini, ..., Sam Donaldson, Santa Claus, Sid and Marty Krofft, Spitting Image, Steve Barker (film director), Sylvester Stallone, Tammy Faye Messner, Ted Koppel, The Cannon Group, Inc., Tip O'Neill, VHS, Video on demand, Washington, D.C., Whoopi Goldberg, Woody Allen. Expand index (15 more) »

Amazon Video

Amazon Video (Japanese: Amazon ビデオ), or Amazon Instant Video (formerly Amazon Unbox and Amazon Video On Demand in the US, and Lovefilm Instant in Europe), is an Internet video on demand service by Amazon in the United States, United Kingdom, Japan, Austria, Germany and soon India.

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Barbara Bush

Barbara Pierce Bush (born June 8, 1925) is the wife of the 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, and served as First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993.

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Betty White

Betty White Ludden (born Betty Marion White; January 17, 1922), known professionally as Betty White, is an American actress, comedienne, author, producer, radio host, singer, and television personality.

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Bob Dole

Robert Joseph "Bob" Dole (born July 22, 1923) is an American politician who represented Kansas in the United States Senate from 1969 to 1996 and in the House of Representatives from 1961 to 1969.

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Bob Uecker

Robert George "Bob" Uecker (born January 26, 1934) is a retired American Major League Baseball player, later a sportscaster, comedian and actor.

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Charles, Prince of Wales

Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George; born 14 November 1948), is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Comedy

In a modern sense, comedy (from the κωμῳδία, kōmōidía) refers to any discourse or work generally intended to be humorous or to amuse by inducing laughter, especially in theatre, television, film and stand-up comedy.

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Dan Quayle

James Danforth "Dan" Quayle (born February 4, 1947) is an American politician.

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Dan Rather

Daniel Irvin "Dan" Rather, Jr. (born October 31, 1931) is an American journalist and the former news anchor for the CBS Evening News. He is now managing editor and anchor of the television news magazine Dan Rather Reports on the cable channel AXS TV.

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Diana, Princess of Wales

Diana, Princess of Wales (Diana Frances; née Spencer; 1 July 1961 – 31 August 1997), was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, who is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Dolly Parton

Dolly Rebecca Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, actress, author, businesswoman, and humanitarian, known primarily for her work in country music.

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Don King (boxing promoter)

Donald "Don" King (born August 20, 1931) is an American boxing promoter whose career highlights include promoting "The Rumble in the Jungle" and the "Thrilla in Manila".

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Edwin Meese

Edwin "Ed" Meese, III (born December 2, 1931) is a noted Republican attorney, law professor and author who served in official capacities within the Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Administration (1967–1974), the Reagan Presidential Transition Team (1980) and the Reagan White House (1981–1985), eventually rising to hold the position of the 75th Attorney General of the United States (1985–1988), a position from which he resigned while under investigation from a special prosecutor.

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Elizabeth II

Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is the queen of 16 of the 53 member states in the Commonwealth of Nations.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Fred Willard

Frederick Charles Willard (born September 18, 1939) is an American actor, comedian, voice actor and writer, best known for his improvisational comedy.

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Freddy Krueger

Fred "Freddy" Krueger is the main antagonist of the ''A Nightmare on Elm Street'' film series.

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George H. W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush (born June 12, 1924) is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993, and the 43rd Vice President of the United States (1981–1989).

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Gerald Ford

Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. (born Leslie Lynch King Jr.; July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was an American politician who served as the 38th President of the United States from 1974 to 1977.

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Geraldo Rivera

Gerald Michael Rivera (born July 4, 1943), better known as Geraldo Rivera, is an American attorney, reporter, author, and talk show host.

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Henry Kissinger

Henry Alfred Kissinger (born Heinz Alfred Kissinger; May 27, 1923) is an American diplomat and political scientist.

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Hulu

Hulu is an American online company and partially ad-supported streaming service offering a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and other streaming media on Hulu.com.

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ITunes

iTunes is a media player, media library, online radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc.

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Jesse Jackson

Reverend Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. (born Jesse Louis Burns; October 8, 1941) is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, and politician.

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Jim Bakker

James Orsen "Jim" Bakker (pronounced "Baker"; born January 2, 1940) is an American televangelist, a former Assemblies of God minister and a former host (with his then-wife Tammy Faye Bakker) of The PTL Club, a popular evangelical Christian television program.

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Jimmy Carter

James Earl Carter, Jr. (born October 1, 1924) is an American politician and author who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981.

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John Poindexter

John Marlan Poindexter (born August 12, 1936) is a retired United States naval officer and Department of Defense official.

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Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress.

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-largest city in the United States, the most populous city in the U.S. state of California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County.

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Madonna (entertainer)

Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.

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Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, (Roberts, 13 October 1925 – 8 April 2013) was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and the Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990.

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Marilyn Quayle

Marilyn Tucker Quayle (born July 29, 1949) is an American lawyer and novelist.

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Martin Mull

Martin Eugene Mull (born August 18, 1943) is an American actor who has appeared in many television and film roles.

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MGM Television

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television or Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Television Group and Digital (commonly known as MGM Television and then-known as MGM/UA Television) is an American television production/distribution studio launched in 1955 and a division of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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Michael Dukakis

Michael Stanley Dukakis (born November 3, 1933) is an American politician who served as the 65th and 67th Governor of Massachusetts, from 1975 to 1979 and 1983 to 1991 respectively.

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Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.

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Mike Tyson

Michael Gerard "Mike" Tyson (born June 30, 1966) is an American former professional boxer.

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Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (a; born 2 March 1931) is a former Soviet statesman.

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Nancy Reagan

Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins, July 6, 1921) is the widow of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, First Lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989, and a former actress.

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New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.

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Oliver North

Oliver Laurence "Ollie" North (born October 7, 1943) is an American political commentator and television host, military historian, ''New York Times'' best-selling author, and a former United States Marine Corps lieutenant colonel.

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Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.

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Pat Robertson

Marion Gordon "Pat" Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is an American media mogul, executive chairman, and a former Southern Baptist minister, who generally supports conservative Christian ideals.

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Pope John Paul II

Pope John Paul II (Ioannes Paulus II; Giovanni Paolo II), born Karol Józef Wojtyła (18 May 1920 – 2 April 2005), served as Pope from 1978 to 2005.

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Portland, Oregon

Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the county seat of Multnomah County, located at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers.

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Richard Nixon

Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was the 37th President of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974 when he became the only U.S. president to resign the office.

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Robert Englund

Robert Barton Englund (born June 6, 1947) is an American actor, voice-actor, singer, and director, best known for playing the character of infamous serial killer Freddy Krueger, in the Nightmare on Elm Street film series.

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Robin Leach

Robin Douglas Leach (born 29 August 1941) is an English-born American entertainment reporter and writer famous for hosting his first show, Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, in the mid-1980s and into the mid-1990s, which focused on profiling well-known celebrities and their lavish homes, cars and other materialistic endeavors.

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Ronald Reagan

Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was an American politician, commentator, and actor, who served as the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989.

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Ruhollah Khomeini

Ruhollah Moosavi Khomeini (روح‌الله خمینی,, 24 September 1902 – 3 June 1989) was an Iranian Ayatollah, revolutionary, politician, the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution which saw the overthrow of the Pahlavi monarchy and Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran.

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Sam Donaldson

Samuel Andrew "Sam" Donaldson, Jr. (born March 11, 1934) is an American reporter and news anchor, serving with ABC News from 1967 to the present.

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Santa Claus

Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle and simply "Santa", is an important figure with legendary, historical and folkloric origins who, in many Western cultures, is said to bring gifts to the homes of the good children on 24 December, the night before Christmas Day.

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Sid and Marty Krofft

Sid Krofft (born July 30, 1929) and Marty Krofft (born April 9, 1937) are a sibling team of television producers who were influential in children's television and variety show programs in the USA, particularly throughout the 1970s and early 1980s.

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Spitting Image

Spitting Image is a British satirical puppet show, created by Peter Fluck, Roger Law and Martin Lambie-Nairn.

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Steve Barker (film director)

Steve Barker (born 4 April 1971) is an English film director and screenwriter.

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Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone (born July 6, 1946), nicknamed Sly Stallone, is an American actor, screenwriter and film director.

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Tammy Faye Messner

Tamara Faye LaValley Bakker Messner (March 7, 1942 – July 20, 2007) was an American Christian singer, evangelist, entrepreneur, author, talk show host, and television personality.

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Ted Koppel

Edward James Martin "Ted" Koppel (born February 8, 1940) is a British American broadcast journalist, best known as the anchor for Nightline from the program's inception in 1980 until his retirement in late 2005.

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The Cannon Group, Inc.

The Cannon Group Inc. was an American group of companies, including Cannon Films, which produced a distinctive line of low- to medium-budget films from 1967 to 1994.

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Tip O'Neill

Thomas Phillip "Tip" O'Neill, Jr.

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VHS

The Video Home System (VHS) is a standard for consumer-level use of analog recording on videotape cassettes.

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Video on demand

Video on demand (VOD) are systems which allow users to select and watch/listen to video or audio content when they choose to, rather than having to watch at a specific broadcast time.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.

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Whoopi Goldberg

Caryn Elaine Johnson (born November 13, 1955), better known by her stage name Whoopi Goldberg, is an American actress, comedian, writer, social critic, and television host.

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Woody Allen

Heywood "Woody" Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg, December 1, 1935) is an American actor, writer, director, comedian and playwright, whose career spans more than 50 years.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D.C._Follies

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