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Saturday, December 25, 2010

More body scanners are coming to an airport near you

More body scanners are coming to an airport near youThe full-body scanners in use at 78 US airports can detect small amounts of contraband and hidden weapons, all while producing more
Washington Post ( 12/25/2010 10:16:05 PM -08:00 )

Body scanners: To opt out or not
Since the Transportation Security Administration enhanced its pat-down search technique and increased the use of full-body scanners at airport-security more
Seattle Times ( 12/25/2010 7:12:38 PM -08:00 )

John Mica: We must reform — not eliminate — TSA
America remains at risk for terrorist attack, and the Transportation Security Administration urgently needs redirection and more
Orlando Sentinel ( 12/25/2010 7:44:47 PM -08:00 )

For air safety, all risks should not be equal
John Pistole, the head of the Transportation Security Administration, recently told The Atlantic in an interview that “we'll never eliminate risk” of more
Centre Daily Times ( 12/25/2010 1:48:30 AM -08:00 )

Hundreds enjoy holiday dinners

The holiday inspired many here in Northeast Wisconsin. Dozens of volunteers at a local church spread the Christmas Spirit by helping those in need. more
WLUK ( 12/25/2010 7:31:03 PM -08:00 )

Churches Cook Up Christmas Spirit
Churches around the Mid-Ohio Valley opened their doors and provided free meals and good company Christmas Day. "If you're hungry, if you're lonely, more
WTAP-TV ( 12/25/2010 9:43:24 PM -08:00 )

UMT's Christmas dinner spreads joy
By Andrea Lannom Register-Herald Reporter Christmas can be a sad and lonely time of year if one is far from family and friends. For these people, who felt more
Beckley Register-Herald ( 12/25/2010 9:13:46 PM -08:00 )

Community and Christmas
People gather for Christmas dinner Saturday during the annual Christmas dinner at First Baptist Church in Waynesboro. By Megan Davis The familiar sounds of more
News Virginian ( 12/25/2010 9:07:58 PM -08:00 )

Hundreds enjoy holiday dinners
PARKERSBURG - For Jody Kanalz, helping with the Community Christmas Dinner at First Presbyterian Church on Christmas Day is as part of the holiday for her more
Parkersburg News ( 12/25/2010 9:04:52 PM -08:00 )

Rehoboth United Methodist Church dishes out Christmas cheer
Rehoboth United Methodist Church dishes out Christmas cheerPeople who wanted someplace to go on Christmas were invited to Rehoboth United Methodist Church on East Salisbury more
The Herald-Mail ( 12/25/2010 8:12:28 PM -08:00 )

Enjoying a community Christmas dinner
David Crigger/Bristol Herald Courier - Timothy Rushing serves Robert Manly during the annual Christmas dinner at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Bristol, more ( 12/25/2010 8:12:02 PM -08:00 )

Church shares the holiday spirit with hundreds of dinner guests
The sounds of Christmas greetings and forks scraping across plates -- along with the smells of roast turkey and stuffing -- greeted guests more
Grand Island Independent ( 12/25/2010 7:54:50 PM -08:00 )

Church offers Christmas meal for those with nowhere to go
— Many people spent Christmas in the embrace of family. But, for others, the day was spent alone. To help those with nowhere to go, Christ Centered more
The Tribune-Democrat ( 12/25/2010 7:37:20 PM -08:00 )

Hundreds sat down for Dinner for Those Alone this Christmas.
Many of us are spending this holiday with family and friends but some don't have that luxury. So two men started a mission almost three decades ago to more
KSPR ( 12/25/2010 7:36:49 PM -08:00 )

Little Rock Church Serves Homeless on Christmas
AP National/International News Entertainment News from AP A Little Rock church makes sure some of the city's homeless get a warm meal for Christmas. more
KATV ( 12/25/2010 7:17:33 PM -08:00 )

Area homeless lent a hand
NEW BRITAIN — The hungry, the homeless and those who had no place else to go were welcomed on Christmas to South Congregational First more
New Britain Herald ( 12/25/2010 7:07:36 PM -08:00 )

Community members come together to host several Christmas meals
First Lutheran Church in Eau Claire debuted at holiday first this Christmas with its first annual Christmas Day Community Dinner. Church members dished out more
WEAU-TV 13 ( 12/25/2010 6:54:10 PM -08:00 )

Christmas meals bring holiday cheer
Andrew Laker | The Republic - Families and friends gather for Saturday's annual free Christmas dinner at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, which served a record more
The Republic ( 12/25/2010 6:27:44 PM -08:00 )

Church Offers Free Christmas Dinner
A new holiday tradition at a church in Wayne County gave a meal and some holiday cheer to those who needed it. more
WNEP-TV ( 12/25/2010 5:43:02 PM -08:00 )

Mount Calvary Lutheran Church Hosts 7th Annual Christmas Dinner
In Warner Robins, Mount Calvary Lutheran Church hosted its 7th annual Christmas Day dinner that helped out hundreds of people at their homes and on-site at more
13wmaz ( 12/25/2010 4:57:04 PM -08:00 )

Volunteers offer Christmas cheer
Twenty turkeys, hundreds of potatoes and too many volunteers to count made Christmas a little happier for homebound seniors and those with nowhere else to more
Wausau Daily Herald ( 12/25/2010 4:41:07 PM -08:00 )

J-S LETTER: FACC says thanks for the help
By Anonymous On behalf of the Freeport Area Church Cooperative I would like to thank the multitude of volunteers, churches, businesses, and donors that made more
Freeport Journal-Standard ( 12/25/2010 4:39:32 PM -08:00 )

Community dinner brings people together
WAUSAU (WAOW) -- People who live in Wausau didn't need to worry about being alone on Christmas Day. more
WAOW ( 12/25/2010 4:17:43 PM -08:00 )

Bentonville Community Comes Together For Christmas Dinner
Christmas dinner and toys on Christmas day may seem like a holiday standard, but for some families that's not always the case. One group made that kind of more
KSPR ( 12/25/2010 3:47:40 PM -08:00 )

Fox game-show contestants lose $800K — despite having right answer

I am sitting over coffee, poolside, at our handsome private bungalow -- the pool, a coy pond, and the beach only some feet beyond, on the most beautiful more
Huffington Post (blog) ( 12/25/2010 9:56:56 PM -08:00 )

Fox game-show contestants lose $800K — despite having right answer
Two contestants who lost $800000 on a wrong answer Monday on the premiere of the Fox-TV game show “Million Dollar Money Drop” have been invited back after more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 12/25/2010 8:06:40 PM -08:00 )

Couple who lost $800000 on Million Dollar Drop with correct answer will get a
Couple who lost $800000 on Million Dollar Drop with correct answer will get aBy Daily Mail Reporter On Monday, Gabe Okoye and Brittany Mayt lost $800000 on the Fox game show Million Dollar Drop. When asked which was sold first and more
Daily Mail ( 12/24/2010 8:22:24 PM -08:00 )

Game show couple to get another chance
By ninemsn staff A couple will get another chance to win on a US game show after they lost $800000 on a question despite answering correctly. more
Ninemsn ( 12/24/2010 2:01:38 PM -08:00 )

Right on the $800000 Question, They Lost Anyway
Gabe Okoye, left, and Brittany Mayti with Kevin Pollak, the host of “Million Dollar Money Drop,” in its premiere on Fox. more
New York Times ( 12/24/2010 11:09:25 AM -08:00 )

Million Dollar Money Drop
TIME more
Gives Contestants Second Chance ( 12/24/2010 4:20:26 AM -08:00 )

Million Dollar Money Drop: Screwed Team Gets Another Shot!
The sticky note is at the center of a controversy on Fox's show Million Dollar Money Drop after a pair of contestants lost $800000 for answering a question more
E! Online (blog) ( 12/23/2010 5:44:31 PM -08:00 )

Couple Commits $800000 Game Show Goof. Or Did They?
Gabe Okoye and Brittany Mayti were just three questions from walking away with nearly a million dollars on the game show "Million Dollar more
ABC News ( 12/23/2010 2:39:49 PM -08:00 )

Producer: Game show couple answered 'Million Dollar Money Drop' question
Producer: Game show couple answered The controversy surrounding a couple's recent $800000 wrong answer on the reality show “Million Dollar Money Drop” is without merit, an executive producer more
Fox News (blog) ( 12/22/2010 1:19:08 PM -08:00 )

Dropped the Ball more
Million Dollar Money Drop ( 12/22/2010 10:02:04 AM -08:00 )

Wednesday's Intriguing People
The recently engaged couple lost $800000 in winnings on the game show "Million Dollar Money Drop" this week when they gave what they were told was a wrong more
CNN (blog) ( 12/22/2010 8:59:44 AM -08:00 )

Couple lose $800000 despite giving right answer on Million Dollar Drop after
Couple lose $800000 despite giving right answer on Million Dollar Drop afterBy Daily Mail Reporter A young couple lost $800000 on the quiz show Million Dollar Drop after they answered a question correctly - only to be told told they more
Daily Mail ( 12/22/2010 6:43:43 AM -08:00 )

Game show pair answer correctly, lose $800k
By ninemsn staff A couple lost $800000 on a question on US game show Million Dollar Money Drop despite apparently answering correctly. more
Ninemsn ( 12/21/2010 6:27:23 PM -08:00 )

'Money Drop' could use a few tweaks
I was really hoping for the best when I tuned in to Monday's premiere of Fox's latest venture into the big-money quiz show genre, "Million Dollar Money Drop more
CNN (blog) ( 12/21/2010 1:26:31 PM -08:00 )

'Million Dollar Money Drop' the new happy landing game where players have lots
Contestants Gabe (l.) and Brittany try to win $1 million in cash in 'Million Dollar Money Drop' which premieres Monday on Fox. more
New York Daily News ( 12/20/2010 3:10:45 PM -08:00 )

Think 'Deal Or No Deal' Is Too Brainy? Try Fox's 'Million Dollar Money Drop'
Contestants on Fox's 'Million Dollar Money Drop' consider their options. The show premieres December 20 at 8:00 pm Contestants on Fox's more
NPR (blog) ( 12/20/2010 8:03:26 AM -08:00 )

It's all about the Benjamins
ItIt takes no time at all for "Million Dollar Money Drop," Fox's new game show premiering Monday night, to relocate for us that lurching, more
Washington Post ( 12/19/2010 11:16:52 PM -08:00 )

TV Highlights: "Million Dollar Money Drop" premieres; "Sing-Off" crowns a winner
"Million Dollar Money Drop" (Fox at 8), the new game show that challenges people to keep tons of cash by answering random trivia questions, is previewed by more
Washington Post ( 12/19/2010 3:46:41 PM -08:00 )

'Million Dollar Money Drop': Cash and carry
By KATE O'HARE Zap2it Photo credit: Fox | Contestants Brittany, center, and Gabe, left, participate for the chance to win $1 million in cash in "Million more
Newsday ( 12/17/2010 7:19:45 AM -08:00 )

'Money Drop' debuts on Fox
Seriously, the new Fox game show Million Dollar Money Drop, which debuts Monday, Dec. 20 and airs on four consecutive nights, more
Toronto Sun ( 12/16/2010 10:11:46 AM -08:00 )

Doctor Who A Christmas Carol Review

Doctor Who Christmas Special, BBC One, reviewPhew, that was a bit rich, wasn't it? I think I've eaten too much. I'm not sure if it was that festive sleigh-ride more ( 12/25/2010 12:01:04 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol – Christmas special 2010
Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol – Christmas special 2010"That ship needs to land, and it can't land unless a very bad man decides to turn good just in time for Christmas Day …" Back in the wilds of 2005, more
The Guardian (blog) ( 12/25/2010 11:00:42 AM -08:00 )

Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol
Doctor Who: A Christmas CarolFast-tracked to Australia a day after the UK broadcast, in a clever twist on the much loved A Christmas Carol, sees the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) return more
ABC Online ( 12/25/2010 9:51:46 AM -08:00 )

'Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol' review: There is joy (and sadness) in Who-ville!
By far the best Christmas special to be seen on TV this year, the Doctor Who Christmas special takes on A Christmas Carol in its own unique more
Entertainment Weekly ( 12/25/2010 7:32:14 AM -08:00 )

Saturday's TV highlights
Doctor Who: The long-running sci-fi series puts its own spin on Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" (6 and 9 pm BBC America) and celebrates itself in the new more
Los Angeles Times ( 12/25/2010 12:00:24 AM -08:00 )

Jenkins: Matt Smith sang to me
Matt Smith impressed soprano Katherine Jenkins by singing to her between takes on the set of the Doctor Who Christmas special. The Welsh soprano, who plays more
The Press Association ( 12/24/2010 9:55:00 PM -08:00 )

Christmases Past, Present and Sci-Fi
Just a handful of television narratives have become synonymous with the holiday season: a misfit reindeer with the support of an outcast elf provides more
New York Times ( 12/24/2010 2:15:35 PM -08:00 )

'Doctor Who' does 'Carol'
BY NOW YOU may have had your fill of pseudo-Scrooges and the ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Yet to Come Calling in a Very Special more
Philadelphia Inquirer ( 12/24/2010 5:43:48 AM -08:00 )

Merry Christmas, Doctor Who
Doctor Who, played by Matt Smith, center, meets some people in need of Christmas cheer on a distant planet. more
CNN International ( 12/23/2010 1:57:26 PM -08:00 )

'Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol' Review (The Spoiler-Free Early Edition!)
Okay, so you're probably going to hate me for this: I've seen the "Doctor Who" Christmas Special. "Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol" officially premieres more ( 12/23/2010 12:11:38 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Who "A Christmas Carol" Review
I was more excited by the trailer for the upcoming series of Doctor Who more than I was the actual special itself, more
TVOvermind ( 12/25/2010 9:44:04 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Who Season 6 Trailer - River Song and the United States?
The Doctor Who Christmas special has aired, and that means it's almost time for a new season. The sixth season will be Matt Smith's second as the Eleventh more ( 12/25/2010 9:15:46 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Who "A Christmas Carol" Recap: A Classic Tale with a Twist
Doctor Who aired its holiday special “A Christmas Carol” in both the UK and the US on Christmas Day. Usually US fans would have to wait a little longer, more ( 12/25/2010 9:10:48 PM -08:00 )

The Most Wondrous Doctor Who Christmas Special Yet
When Steven Moffat took over masterminding Doctor Who, he said his vision of the show was more akin to a fairy tale. For my money, tonight's Christmas more
io9 ( 12/25/2010 9:03:20 PM -08:00 )

"A Christmas Carol"
Looks like we published this Inventory a little too early. The 2010 Doctor Who Christmas special follows a long line of TV more
A.V. Club (satire) ( 12/25/2010 7:30:03 PM -08:00 )

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol
Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: A Christmas CarolThis is probably the most Christmassy Doctor Who ever. Even more than when the First Doctor broke the fourth wall to his Christmas greeting to viewers. more
Bleeding Cool News ( 12/25/2010 5:26:57 PM -08:00 )

Doctor Who A Christmas Carol Review
Watching this Christmas episode made me thankful the boring Russell Davies run days of killer Christmas trees and Trojan horse style Santa's are a thing of more ( 12/25/2010 4:28:35 PM -08:00 )

'Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol' Airs Tonight on BBC America
The Doctor Who Christmas version of A Christmas Carol airs tonight on BBC America, according to Entertainment Weekly. Matt Smith plays the ghost of more ( 12/25/2010 3:36:20 PM -08:00 )

Katherine Jenkins receives mixed reaction from Doctor Who fans on Twitter
Katherine Jenkins receives mixed reaction from Doctor Who fans on TwitterDoctor Who served up another Christmas cracker, but fans on Twitter were split about Katherine Jenkins' acting debut. The smash-hit BBC One show's A more
Metro ( 12/25/2010 12:11:50 PM -08:00 )

Moffat's Doctor Who finally shines
MoffatKatherine Jenkins, Matt Smith and Michael Gambon star in BBC One's Doctor Who. Photo: BBC After presiding over the easily worst run of the revived Doctor more ( 12/25/2010 12:09:48 PM -08:00 )