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Topic - Peggy
Howard Phillips was a magnificent anomaly in the worlds of politics and personal life. During his 72 years, he went from being a Harvard-educated, unsuccessful Jewish Democratic candidate for public office to an evangelical Protestant Republican who founded the Conservative Caucus and led a decades-long crusade to end the government funding of the left that was taking place under GOP and Democratic administrations alike.
Viewers hoping for a juicy expose of the super-secretive Church of Scientology in "The Master" might want to adjust their expectations just a tad.
From the moment "Mad Men" debuted, the stylized AMC drama about the men and women who work in Madison Avenue advertising in the 1960s has been a tastemaker favorite.
At 7 p.m., the final voters were ushered into the sanctuary of Point of Grace Church, a high-tech, stadium-style room, and the 2012 Iowa Republican caucuses were under way in the Iowa town of Waukee, just west of Des Moines.
In 2008, police discovered that Betty Neumar had left behind a decades-long trail of five dead husbands in five states. Any hope of answering lingering questions of her husbands' deaths — or the missing pieces of her life — faded Monday upon word that the 79-year-old died of an illness in a Louisiana hospital.
Mike Seeger, the younger half-brother of folk legend Pete, takes his old-time music seriously.
"There is one person that can actually defeat Barack Obama, and that's Mitt Romney," she said. "So when I ask for your vote tonight, I want you to consider who might defeat Barack Obama and go to Washington and do the things that are hard."