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The Big Broadcast: May 19, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    02/22-23/56 Bennett Matter Pts. 3-4 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:14)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    06/28/51 Big Cliff (NBC) (26:12)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    08/16/54 #122 Mavis McCloud (CBS) (26:44)
  • 08:30 p.m. Anderson Family
    1947 #12 Late For Meet With Woman (Synd) (24:34)
  • 09:00 p.m. Michael Shayne
    1948 #19 Case of the Carnival Killer (Synd) (26:48)
  • 09:30 p.m. Pursuit
    12/07/50 (Sus.) (CBS) (29:42)
  • 10:00 p.m. Theater Guild on the Air
    12/11/49 #173 Street Scene w/Richard Conti, Diana Lynn, Shirley Booth    (U.S Steel) (NBC) (59:30)
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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

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