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The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictitious former United States Army Special Forces unit who, after being court-martialed "for a crime they didn't commit", escape from military prison and, while still on the run, work as soldiers of fortune. [1]

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Adventure film

Adventure films are a genre of film.

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Airwolf is an American television series that ran from 1984 until 1987.

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All My Children

All My Children (often shortened to AMC) is an American television soap opera that aired on ABC for 41 years, from January 5, 1970, to September 23, 2011, and on The Online Network (TOLN) from April 29, 2013, to September 2, 2013, via Hulu, Hulu Plus, and iTunes.

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American Broadcasting Company

The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) (stylized in its logo as abc since 1962) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.

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The antineutron is the antiparticle of the neutron with symbol.

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The AR-15 is a lightweight, intermediate cartridge magazine-fed, air-cooled Armalite Rifle with a rotating lock bolt, actuated by a piston within the bolt carrier or by conventional long/short stroke piston operation.

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Autoblog (website)

Autoblog is an American internet-based automotive news website owned and operated by AOL Inc. through their Weblogs, Inc. subsidiary.

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B. A. Baracus

Sergeant Bosco Albert "B.

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Barry McGuire

Barry McGuire (born October 15, 1935) is an American singer-songwriter best known for the hit song "Eve of Destruction", and later as a pioneering singer and songwriter of contemporary Christian music.

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Bedford CF

The Bedford CF was range of full-size panel vans produced by Bedford.

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Beetle Bailey

Beetle Bailey (begun on September 4, 1950) is an American comic strip created by cartoonist Mort Walker.

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Beverly Hills, California

Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood.

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Big John Studd

John Minton (February 19, 1948 – March 20, 1995) was an American professional wrestler and actor who was born and raised in Butler, Pennsylvania, better known by his ring name, Big John Studd.

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Bobby Heenan

Raymond Louis "Ray" Heenan (born November 1, 1944), also known as Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, is an American former professional wrestling manager, wrestler and color commentator, best known for his time with the American Wrestling Association (AWA), the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW).

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Boy George

Boy George (born George Alan O'Dowd; 14 June 1961) is a British singer-songwriter, fashion designer and photographer, who was part of the English New Romantic movement which emerged in the late 1970s to the early 1980s.

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Brandon Tartikoff

Brandon Tartikoff (January 13, 1949 – August 27, 1997) was a television executive.

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Bravo (British TV channel)

Bravo was a British television channel, owned by Living TV Group, a subsidiary of BSkyB.

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Bring Back...

Bring Back... is a British television series comprising one-off shows where Justin Lee Collins tries to locate people from music, TV or film backgrounds to reunite them for a one-off performance or get-together.

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Broadcast syndication

In broadcasting, syndication is the licensing of the right to broadcast television and radio programs by multiple television and radio stations, without going through a broadcast network.

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Broadcasting & Cable

Broadcasting & Cable magazine is a television industry trade magazine published by NewBay Media.

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Browning Hi-Power

The Browning Hi Power is a single-action, semi-automatic handgun available in 9mm and.40 S&W calibers.

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Carl Franklin

Carl Franklin (born April 11, 1949) is an American actor, screenwriter and film and television director.

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A cartoon is a form of two-dimensional illustrated visual art.

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Channel 4

Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began transmission on 2 November 1982.

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Charles Napier (actor)

Charles Lewis Napier (April 12, 1936 – October 5, 2011) was a prolific American actor, who after his film debut mainly worked in supporting roles.

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Chevrolet Van

The Chevrolet and GMC G-Series vans were made by General Motors for North America.

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Chicago Sun-Times

The Chicago Sun-Times is a daily newspaper published in Chicago, Illinois.

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Chris Morgan (writer)

Chris Morgan is an American screenwriter.

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Combat or fighting is a purposeful violent conflict meant to weaken, establish dominance over, or kill the opposition, or to drive the opposition away from a location where it is not wanted or needed.

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Comic book

A comic book or comicbook, also called comic magazine or simply comic, is a publication that consists of comics art in the form of sequential juxtaposed panels that represent individual scenes.

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Comic strip

A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.

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a medium used to express ideas via images, often combined with text or other visual information.

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Commanding officer

The commanding officer (CO), or if it is an officer in the ranks of general, commanding general (CG), is the officer in command of a military unit.

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A court-martial (plural courts-martial, as "martial" is postpositive) is a military court.

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Cult following

A cult following is a group of fans who are highly dedicated to a specific work of culture.

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Daily Express

The Daily Express is a daily national middle market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom.

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Dallas (1978 TV series)

Dallas is a long-running American prime time television soap opera that aired from April 2, 1978, to May 3, 1991, on CBS.

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Davey Boy Smith

David "Davey" Boy Smith (November 27, 1962 – May 18, 2002) was a British professional wrestler.

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David McCallum

David Keith McCallum, Jr. (born 19 September 1933) is a Scottish actor and musician.

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Dean Stockwell

Robert "Dean" Stockwell (born March 5, 1936) is an American actor of film and television, with a career spanning over 65 years.

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Dell Publishing

Dell Publishing, an American publisher of books, magazines and comic books, was founded in 1921 by George T. Delacorte, Jr. with $10,000, two employees and one magazine title, ''I Confess'', and soon began turning out dozens of pulp magazines; everything from penny-a-word detective stories and articles about the movies, to even romance books (or “smoochies” as they were known in the slang term of the day).

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Della Reese

Della Reese (born Delloreese Patricia Early; July 6, 1931), is an American singer, actress, game show panelist of the 1970s, one-time talk-show hostess and ordained minister.

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Derek Wadsworth

Derek Wadsworth (5 February 1939, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire – 3 December 2008, Oxfordshire) was a British jazz trombonist, session musician, composer and arranger.

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Dirk Benedict

Dirk Benedict (born Dirk Niewoehner on March 1, 1945) is an American movie, television and stage actor who played the characters Lieutenant Templeton "Faceman" Peck in The A-Team television series and Lieutenant Starbuck in the original Battlestar Galactica film and television series.

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Dwight Schultz

William Dwight Schultz (born November 24, 1947) is an American stage, television, film actor and voice artist.

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Dynamite Kid

Thomas "Tom" Billington (born 5 December, 1958) is a retired English professional wrestler, best known by the ring name Dynamite Kid.

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Eddie Velez

Edwin "Eddie" Velez (June 4, 1958 in New York City) is a Hispanic-American actor who stars in films and on television.

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Emmy Award

An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, recognizes excellence in the television industry, and corresponds to the Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theatre), and the Grammy Award (for music).

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Time Inc., that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.

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Esquire Network

Esquire Network (also abbreviated EsqTV) is an American digital cable and satellite television network that is owned as a joint venture between NBCUniversal and Hearst Corporation (both owning 50%).

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Eve of Destruction (song)

"Eve of Destruction" is a protest song written by P. F. Sloan in 1965.

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Ford E-Series

The Ford E-Series, also known as the Ford Econoline in Mexico and Ford Club Wagon, is a line of full-size vans (both cargo and passenger) and truck chassis from the Ford Motor Company.

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Fort Bragg

Fort Bragg is one of the largest United States Army installations in the world, and is located within Cumberland, Hoke, Harnett and Moore counties, North Carolina.

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Frank Lupo

Frank Lupo is an American television writer and producer.

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Garry Schyman

Garry Schyman (born 1954) is an American film, television, and video game music composer.

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Gene Okerlund

Eugene Arthur "Mean Gene" Okerlund (born November 29, 1942) is a semi-retired American professional wrestling interviewer and announcer.

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General Hospital

General Hospital (commonly abbreviated GH) is an American daytime television medical drama that is listed in Guinness World Records as the longest-running American soap opera in production and the third longest-running drama in television in American history after Guiding Light and As the World Turns. Concurrently, it is the world's third longest-running scripted drama series in production after British serials The Archers and Coronation Street, as well as the world's second-longest-running televised soap opera still in production.

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George Peppard

George Peppard, Jr. (October 1, 1928 – May 8, 1994) was an American film and television actor.

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Gold (TV channel)

Gold is a classic comedy channel from the UKTV network, broadcasting to the United Kingdom and Ireland.

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Greg Valentine

Jonathan Anthony Wisniski (born September 20, 1951) is an American professional wrestler, better known as Greg "The Hammer" Valentine.

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Growing Pains

Growing Pains is an American television sitcom about an American family, which aired on ABC from September 24, 1985, to April 25, 1992.

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Hanoi (or; Vietnamese: Hà Nội) is the capital of Vietnam and the country's second largest city.

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A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by rotors.

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Hill Street Blues

Hill Street Blues is an American serial police drama that aired on NBC in primetime from 1981 to 1987 for a total of 146 episodes.

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Howling Mad Murdock

Captain H. M. "Howling Mad" Murdock, played by Dwight Schultz, is a fictional character and one of the four protagonists of the 1980s action-adventure television series The A-Team.

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Hulk Hogan

Terry Gene Bollea (born August 11, 1953), better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur and bassist.

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Ice pop

An ice pop is a water-based frozen snack.

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Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.

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Isaac Hayes

Isaac Lee Hayes, Jr. (August 20, 1942 – August 10, 2008) was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and producer.

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ITV (TV network)

ITV is a commercial TV network in the United Kingdom.

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Jack Ging

Jack Lee Ging (born November 30, 1931 in Alva, Oklahoma) is an American actor, best known as General Harlan "Bull" Fulbright on NBC's television adventure series, The A-Team.

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Jakarta,Pronounced in Indonesian language:.

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James Coburn

James Harrison Coburn III (August 31, 1928 – November 18, 2002) was an American actor.

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Jensen! was a Dutch late night talk show on the television station RTL 5.

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Joe Namath

Joseph William "Joe" Namath (born May 31, 1943), nicknamed "Broadway Joe" or "Joe Willie", is a former American football quarterback and actor.

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John "Hannibal" Smith

Colonel John "Hannibal" Smith, played by George Peppard, is a fictional character and one of the four protagonists of the 1980s action-adventure television series The A-Team.

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John Ashley (actor)

John Ashley (December 25, 1934 - October 3, 1997) was an American actor, producer and singer.

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John Cena

John Felix Anthony Cena (born April 23, 1977) is an American professional wrestler, rapper and actor signed to WWE, where he is the current WWE United States Champion in his fifth reign, a record under the WWE banner.

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Justin Lee Collins

Justin Lee Collins (born 28 July 1974) is an English comedian, presenter and actor.

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Knight Rider (1982 TV series)

Knight Rider is an American television series created and produced by Glen A. Larson.

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Lance LeGault

William Lance LeGault (May 2, 1937 – September 10, 2012), sometimes credited as W. L. LeGault, was an American film and television actor, best known as the.44 Magnum wielding U.S. Army Colonel Roderick Decker in the 1980s American television series The A-Team.

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The Leader-Post is the daily newspaper of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, and now a member of the Postmedia Network.

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List of Super Bowl lead-out programs

The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL), and typically the highest-rated single U.S. television broadcast of any given year.

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Look-in was a children's magazine centred on ITV's television programmes in the United Kingdom, and subtitled "The Junior TVTimes".

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M*A*S*H (TV series)

M*A*S*H is an American television series developed by Larry Gelbart, adapted from the 1970 feature film MASH (which was itself based on the 1968 novel MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors, by Richard Hooker).

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M16 rifle

The M16 rifle, officially designated Rifle, Caliber 5.56 mm, M16, is a United States military adaptation of the ArmaLite AR-15 rifle.Danford Allan Kern. m-14parts.com. A thesis presented to the Faculty of the US Army Command and General Staff College in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree MASTER OF MILITARY ART AND SCIENCE, Military History. Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 2006Peter G. Kokalis. nodakspud.com The original M16 was a select-fire, 5.56×45mm rifle with a 20-round magazine. In 1963, the M16 entered United States Military service and was deployed for jungle warfare operations during the Vietnam War. In 1969, the M16A1 replaced the M14 rifle to become the U.S. military's standard service rifle.Ezell, Edward Clinton (1983). Small Arms of the World. New York: Stackpole Books. pp. 46–47. ISBN 978-0-88029-601-4.Urdang, p. 801. The M16A1 improvements include a bolt-assist, chromed plated bore and a new 30-round magazine. In 1983, the USMC adopted the M16A2 rifle and the U.S. Army adopted it in 1986. The M16A2 fires the improved 5.56×45mm NATO (M855/SS109) cartridge and has a new adjustable rear sight, case deflector, heavy barrel, improved handguard, pistol grip and buttstock, as well as a semi-auto and three-round burst only fire selector. Adopted in 1998, the M16A4 is the fourth generation of the M16 series. It is equipped with a removable carrying handle and Picatinny rail for mounting optics and other ancillary devices. The M16 has also been widely adopted by other militaries around the world. Total worldwide production of M16s has been approximately 8 million, making it the most-produced firearm of its 5.56 mm caliber.. The U.S. Army has largely replaced the M16 in combat units with the shorter and lighter M4 carbine.

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M1911 pistol

The M1911 is a single-action, semi-automatic, magazine-fed, recoil-operated pistol chambered for the.45 ACP cartridge.

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M60 machine gun

The M60, officially the United States Machine Gun, Caliber 7.62 mm, M60, is a family of American general-purpose machine guns firing 7.62×51mm NATO cartridges from a disintegrating belt of M13 links.

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Machine gun

A machine gun is a fully automatic mounted or portable firearm, designed to fire bullets in quick succession from an ammunition belt or magazine, typically at a rate of three hundred to eighteen hundred rounds per minute.

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Mad Max

Mad Max is a 1979 Australian dystopian action film directed by George Miller, produced by Byron Kennedy, and starring Mel Gibson.

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Magnum, P.I.

Magnum, P.I. is an American crime drama television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii.

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Markie Post

Marjorie Armstrong "Markie" Post (born November 4, 1950) is an American actress, known for her roles as bail bondswoman Terri Michaels in The Fall Guy on ABC from 1982 to 1985, as public defender Christine Sullivan on the NBC sitcom Night Court from 1985 to 1992, and as Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman on the CBS sitcom Hearts Afire from 1992 to 1995.

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Marla Heasley

Marla Heasley (born September 4, 1959 in Hollywood, California) is an American film and TV actress.

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Marvel Comics

Marvel Worldwide Inc., commonly referred to as Marvel Comics and formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, is an American publisher of comic books and related media.

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Melinda Culea

Melinda Culea (born May 5, 1955 in Western Springs, Illinois) is an American film and television actress, who moved into acting after working as a model.

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Mercenaries in popular culture

Like piracy, the mercenary ethos resonates with idealized adventure, mystery, and danger, and appears frequently in popular culture.

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A mercenary is a person who takes part in an armed conflict who is not a national or a party to the conflict and is "motivated to take part in the hostilities by the desire for private gain".

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Mike Post

Mike Post (born Leland Michael Postil, September 29, 1944 in Berkeley, California) is an American multi-Grammy- and Emmy Award-winning composer best known for his TV theme songs for such primetime series as Law & Order, The A-Team, NYPD Blue, The Rockford Files, L.A. Law, Quantum Leap, Magnum, P.I., and Hill Street Blues.

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Militarism is the belief or desire of a government or people that a country should maintain a strong military capability and be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests.

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Military Police Corps (United States)

The Military Police Corps is the uniformed law enforcement branch of the United States Army.

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Military prison

A military prison is a prison operated by the military.

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Miscarriage of justice

A miscarriage of justice primarily is the conviction and punishment of a person for a crime they did not commit.

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Mission: Impossible

Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller.

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Mr. T


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The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American commercial broadcast television and radio network that is the flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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Netflix is an international provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers in all of Australia, New Zealand, South America, Japan, North America and parts of Europe (Denmark, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland and United Kingdom), and of flat rate DVD-by-mail in the United States, where mailed DVDs and Blu-ray are sent via Permit Reply Mail.

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New Statesman

The New Statesman is a British political and cultural magazine published in London.

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New York International Auto Show

File:Car at New York Internatonial Auto Show.JPG|Chevrolet Trax Concept at the New York International Auto Show File:Model Displays Car at New York International Auto Show.jpg|A model displays a Lamborghini Murciélago at the New York International Auto Show File:Bright Red Car On Display At New York International Auto Show.jpg|Chevrolet HHR SS on display at the New York International Auto Show File:Chevrolet Beat concept side.JPG|Chevrolet Beat at the New York International Auto Show The New York International Auto Show is an annual auto show that is held in Manhattan in late March or early April.

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Nielsen ratings

Nielsen ratings are the audience measurement systems developed by Robert F. Elder and Louis F Woodruff and sold to Nielsen Company, in an effort to determine the audience size and composition of television programming in the United States.

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Pat Sajak

Pat Sajak (born Patrick Leonard Sajdak; October 26, 1946) is an American television personality, former weatherman, actor and talk show host, best known as the host of the American television game show Wheel of Fortune.

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Patrick Hasburgh

Patrick Hasburgh is an American television producer and writer.

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Paul Orndorff

Paul Parlette Orndorff Jr.

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Pete Carpenter

Clarence E. "Pete" Carpenter (1 April 1914 – 15 October 1987), - at IMDb was an American jazz trombonist, musical arranger, and a veteran of television theme song scoring.

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Popular culture

Popular culture or pop culture is the entirety of ideas, perspectives, attitudes, images, and other phenomena that are within the mainstream of a given culture, especially Western culture of the early to mid 20th century and the emerging global mainstream of the late 20th and early 21st century.

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Principle of Evil Marksmanship

The Principle of Evil Marksmanship states that, during a fight scene, antagonists in a work of fiction will be as incompetent as the plot demands, despite prior characterization or reputation.

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Professor Tanaka

Charles "Charlie" J. Kalani Jr. (January 6, 1930 – August 22, 2000) was an American professional wrestler, professional boxer, college football player, soldier, actor, and martial artist who, in fighting rings, was also known as Professor Toru Tanaka, or simply, Professor Tanaka.

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Rambo: First Blood Part II

Rambo: First Blood Part II (also known as Rambo II or First Blood II) is a 1985 American action film directed by George P. Cosmatos and starring Sylvester Stallone, who reprises his role as Vietnam veteran John Rambo.

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Rede Globo

Rede Globo (Globo Network), or simply Globo, is a Brazilian television network, launched by media mogul Roberto Marinho on 26 April 1965.

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Ric Meyers

Richard Meyers (born 1953), is an American columnist, author and comic book writer.

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Rick James

Rick James (born James Ambrose Johnson, Jr.; February 1, 1948August 6, 2004) was an American musician and composer.

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Ricky Steamboat

Richard Henry Blood Sr. (born February 28, 1953), better known by his ring name Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler.

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Robert Vaughn

Robert Francis Vaughn (born November 22, 1932) is an American actor noted for his stage, film and television work.

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Ruger Mini-14

The Mini-14, Mini Thirty, and Mini-6.8 are small, lightweight semi-automatic carbines manufactured by the U.S. firearms company Sturm, Ruger.

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Selective fire

A selective-fire firearm has at least two firearm modes, which are activated by means of a selector which varies depending on the weapon's design.

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Sgt. Bilko


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Shecky Greene

Shecky Greene (born Fred Sheldon Greenfield; on April 8, 1926) is an American comedian.

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Simon & Simon

Simon & Simon is an American detective television series that originally ran from November 24, 1981 to January 21, 1989.

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Single-camera setup

The single-camera setup, or single-camera mode of production, also known as Portable Single Camera, is a method of filmmaking and video production.

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Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão

Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão (SBT), Brazilian Television System) is a Brazilian television network. It first aired in 1981, and its headquarters are based in Osasco at the CDT Anhanguera complex.

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Sky 1

Sky 1 (marketed as Sky 1 HD) is the flagship channel operated and owned by Sky plc.

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Smith & Wesson Model 39

The Smith & Wesson Model 39 was a semi-automatic pistol developed for the US Army service pistol trials of 1954.

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Smith & Wesson Model 59

The Smith & Wesson Model 59 was a double-action pistol introduced in 1971.

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Special Forces (United States Army)

The United States Army Special Forces, known as the Green Berets because of their distinctive service headgear, are a special operations force tasked with five primary missions: unconventional warfare (the original and most important mission of Special Forces), foreign internal defense, special reconnaissance, direct action, and counter-terrorism.

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Stephen J. Cannell

Stephen Joseph Cannell (February 5, 1941 – September 30, 2010) was an American television producer, writer, novelist and occasional actor, and the founder of Cannell Entertainment (formerly Stephen J. Cannell Productions) and The Cannell Studios.

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Steve McQueen

Terence Steven "Steve" McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American actor.

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Steven Keats

Steven Keats (February 6, 1945 – May 8, 1994) was an American actor who appeared in such films as Death Wish (as Charles Bronson's son-in-law), Black Sunday and the Chuck Norris thriller Silent Rage.

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Steyr AUG

The Steyr AUG is an Austrian bullpup 5.56×45mm NATO assault rifle, designed in the 1960s by Steyr Mannlicher GmbH & Co KG (formerly Steyr-Daimler-Puch).

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Super Bowl XVI

Super Bowl XVI was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion San Francisco 49ers and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Cincinnati Bengals to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1981 season.

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Super Bowl XVII

Super Bowl XVII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Miami Dolphins and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1982 season.

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Super Bowl XVIII

Super Bowl XVIII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Los Angeles Raiders to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1983 season.

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Superior orders

Superior orders, often known as the Nuremberg defence, lawful orders or by the German phrase Befehl ist Befehl ("only following orders", literally "an order is an order"), is a plea in a court of law that a person, whether a member of the armed forces or a civilian, not be held guilty for actions which were ordered by a superior officer or a public official.

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Target Books

Target Books was a British publishing imprint, established in 1973 by Universal-Tandem Publishing Co Ltd, a paperback publishing company.

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Tawnia McKiernan

Tawnia McKiernan is an American television director.

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Television's Greatest Hits

Television's Greatest Hits is a series of albums containing recordings of TV theme songs through the years.

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Templeton Peck

Lieutenant Templeton Arthur Peck, played by Dirk Benedict, is a fictional character and one of the four protagonists of the 1980s action-adventure television series The A-Team A recognized war hero, he is often referred to as (The) Faceman (or simply Face).

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Tha Trademarc

Marc Predka (born April 21, 1975) better known by his stage name Tha Trademarc, is an American hip hop artist.

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The A-Team (film)

The A-Team is a 2010 American action-comedy film based on the television series of the same name created by Frank Lupo and Stephen J. Cannell.

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The Advertiser (Adelaide)

The Advertiser (commonly known as The Tiser) is a conservative, daily tabloid-format newspaper published in the city of Adelaide, South Australia.

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The British Bulldogs

The British Bulldogs were a professional wrestling tag-team consisting of cousins Davey Boy Smith and the Dynamite Kid (Tom Billington).

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The Cosby Show

The Cosby Show is an American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992.

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The Courier-Mail

The Courier-Mail is a daily tabloid newspaper published in Brisbane, Australia.

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The Deer Hunter

The Deer Hunter is a 1978 American epic war drama film co-written and directed by Michael Cimino about a trio of Russian American steelworkers and their service in the Vietnam War.

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The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty Dozen is a 1967 war film directed by Robert Aldrich, released by MGM, and starring Lee Marvin.

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The Dukes of Hazzard

The Dukes of Hazzard is an American television series that aired on the CBS television network from January 26, 1979 to February 8, 1985.

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The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven (1960) is an American western film directed by John Sturges and starring Yul Brynner, Eli Wallach and Steve McQueen.

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American television series broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1964, to January 15, 1968.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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Tia Carrere

Tia Carrere (born Althea Rae Janairo; January 2, 1967) is an American actress, model, voice artist, and singer who obtained her first big break as a regular on the daytime soap opera General Hospital.

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Tim Dunigan

Timothy P. Dunigan (born August 2, 1955) is an American actor who is best known for having played the lead role of Captain Jonathan Power in Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future.

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Tom and Jerry

Tom and Jerry is an American animated series of short films created in 1940, by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.

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Top Gun

Top Gun is a 1986 American action drama film directed by Tony Scott, and produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, in association with Paramount Pictures.

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Trade paperback (comics)

In comics, a trade paperback (often shortened to TPB, TP or trade) is a collection of stories originally published in comic books, reprinted in book format, usually capturing one story arc from a single title or a series of stories with a connected story arc or common theme from one or more titles.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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United States Army Special Forces in popular culture

Members of the U.S. Army Special Forces will emphatically assert that the "Green Beret" is a hat and not the man who wears it.

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United States Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA or DVA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status.

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Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (formerly Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Universal Studios Home Video, MCA/Universal Home Video, MCA Home Video, MCA Videodisc Inc., MCA Videocassette Inc. and MCA DiscoVision Inc.) is the home video distribution division of Universal Pictures.

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Universal Television

Universal Television is the television production subsidiary of the NBCUniversal Television Group and, by extension, the production arm of the NBC television network (since a majority of the company's shows air on NBC, and accounts for most of that network's prime time programming).

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The Uzi (עוזי, officially cased as UZI) is a family of Israeli open-bolt, blowback-operated submachine guns.

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Vanna White

Vanna White (born February 18, 1957) is an American television personality and film actress best known as the hostess of Wheel of Fortune since 1982.

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Viet Cong

The Việt Cộng (()) was the name given by Western sources to the National Liberation Front, a political organization with its own army in South Vietnam and Cambodia that fought and defeated the United States and South Vietnamese governments during the Vietnam War (1959–1975).

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Vietnam War

The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and also known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a Cold War-era proxy war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.

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View-Master is the trademark name of a line of special-format stereoscopes and corresponding View-Master "reels", which are thin cardboard disks containing seven stereoscopic 3-D pairs of small color photographs on film.

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Violence is defined by the World Health Organization as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high likelihood of resulting in injury, death, psychological harm, maldevelopment, or deprivation", although the group acknowledges that the inclusion of "the use of power" in its definition expands on the conventional meaning of the word.

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Wendy Fulton

Wendy Fulton (born 1954 in Stewartstown, Pennsylvania) is a former American television actress.

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Who's the Boss?

Who's the Boss? is an American sitcom created by Martin Cohan and Blake Hunter, which aired on ABC from September 20, 1984 to April 25, 1992.

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William L. DeAndrea

William Louis DeAndrea (July 1, 1952 - October 9, 1996) was an American mystery writer and columnist.

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William Lucking

William Lucking (born June 17, 1941) is an American film, television, and stage actor, possibly best known for his role as "Piney Winston" in Sons of Anarchy.

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William Perry (American football)

William Anthony Perry (born December 16, 1962) is a former American professional football player who was a defensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons during the 1980s and 1990s.

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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (d/b/a WWE) is an American publicly traded, privately controlled entertainment company that deals primarily in professional wrestling, with major revenue sources also coming from film, music, product licensing and direct product sales.

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Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Frederick Kotto (born November 15, 1939) is an American actor, known for numerous film roles, as well as starring in the NBC television series Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–99) as Lieutenant Al Giardello.

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You Can't See Me

You Can't See Me is the debut studio album by WWE wrestler John Cena and his cousin, Tha Trademarc, billed together as John Cena & Tha Trademarc.

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101st Airborne Division

The 101st Airborne Division ("Screaming Eagles")—is a modular light infantry division of the United States Army trained for air assault operations.

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1986 in American television

For the American network television schedule, please see 1986-87 American network television schedule. The year 1986 in television involved some significant events.

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1987 in American television

For American TV schedule, see: 1987–88 United States network television schedule. The year 1987 in television involved some significant events.

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20th Century Fox

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (formerly known as Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation with hyphen used from its inception until 1985), also known as 20th Century Fox, 20th Century Fox Pictures, 20CFFC, TCF, Fox 2000 Pictures or simply Fox is an American film studio, distributor and one of the six major American film studios.

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5th Special Forces Group (United States)

The 5th Special Forces Group, 5th SFG(A), is an active duty United States Army Special Forces (SF) Group that was activated on 21 September 1961, at the height of the Cold War.

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60 Minutes

60 Minutes is an American newsmagazine television program broadcast on the CBS television network.

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