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FILE - In this March 25, 2009 file photo, TV game show icon Bob Barker from "The Price is Right" is shown during an appearance at the CBS Studio Center in Los Angeles. Barker is donating $2 million to a charity that helps injured members of the military and their families. Barker is a former World War II fighter pilot. He's also an animal rights activist and last year donated $2.5 million to help People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals open a new location in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, file)
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FILE - In this March 25, 2009 file photo, TV game show icon Bob Barker from "The Price is Right" is shown during an appearance at the CBS Studio Center in Los Angeles. Barker is donating $2 million to a charity that helps injured members of the military and their families. Barker is a former World War II fighter pilot. He's also an animal rights activist and last year donated $2.5 million to help People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals open a new location in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, file)

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