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The Big Broadcast: July 22, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    10/25-26/55 Alvin Summers Pts. 2-3 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:14)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    07/20/50 #058 Big Gent Pt. 1 )NBC) (26:10)  
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    10/24/53 #079 The Buffalo Hunter (Sugar Krinkles) (CBS) (24:36) 
  • 08:30 p.m. You Bet Your Life
    10/12/49 #085 "Secret Word is Smile" (Elgin-American) (CBS) (29:28)
  • 09:00 p.m. Phillip Marlowe
    03/14/50 #075 The Vital Statistic (Sus.) (CBS) (29:36)
  • 09:30 p.m. Nick Carter
    11/17/43 #032 Case of the Substitute Bride (Sus.) (MBS) (29:04)
  • 10:00 p.m. Sealed Book
    08/05/45 #21 Murder Must be Payed For (Synd) (29:52)   
  • 10:30 p.m. Inner Sanctum Mysteries
    12/13/48 Murder Faces East     (AFRS) (23:18)
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In An Earthquake, History Fuels One Writer's Anxiety

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Real Vanilla Isn't Plain. It Depends On (Dare We Say It) Terroir

There's no such thing as plain vanilla — at least if you're talking about beans from the vanilla orchid. Whether it's from Tahiti or Madagascar, vanilla can be creamy, spicy or even floral.
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Federal Judge Blocks Texas Restriction On Abortion Clinics

Requiring every center that performs abortions to meet all the standards of a surgical center is excessively restrictive, says the federal district court judge who blocked the state rule Friday.
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Tech Week: Uber's Tricks, JPMorgan Hacked & A Desk Microwave

Also in this week's roundup, Amazon's $1 billion purchase surprises some tech watchers. But we're most excited about finding a way to avoid physical exertion at lunch.

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