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Betty White to Turn 90 (Again) in New NBC Special
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Betty White to Turn 90 (Again) in New NBC Special

Jan 16 2013, 3:08pm CST | by

Betty White‘s 90th birthday was so nice, NBC’s celebrating it twice. The Peacock Net — likely thinking about the ratings presents it received for the golden girl’s shindig broadcast last year — will...

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Betty White to Turn 90 (Again) in New NBC Special

Jan 16 2013, 3:08pm CST | by

Off Their Rockers - Season 2Betty White‘s 90th birthday was so nice, NBC’s celebrating it twice.

The Peacock Net — likely thinking about the ratings presents it received for the golden girl’s shindig broadcast last year — will fete White at Betty White’s 2nd Annual 90th Birthday Special on Tuesday, Feb. 5 (8/7c).

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The guest list includes The Cosby Show‘s Bill Cosby, Will & Grace‘s Sean HayesThe Voice‘s Blake SheltonMalibu Country‘s Lily Tomlin, Chuck‘s Zachary Levi and White’s Hot in Cleveland co-stars Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves and Wendie Malick.

Former President Bill Clinton (!) and Vicki Lawrence (in character as Mama from Mama’s Family) also will be on hand to pay tribute to the Golden Girl.
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White’s first birthday special averaged nearly 14 million total viewers and a 2.7 demo rating and grew its audience as the evening progressed — as the comedienne herself would say, not too shabby for an old broad.


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10 Super Weird Things You Didn't Know About The Emmys

Aug 25 2014 8:01am CDT | Source: Huffington Post

And the award for Outstanding Achievement in Weirdness goes to ... The Emmys! The first Emmys were awarded on Jan. 25, 1949, at the Hollywood Athletic Club. The "Emmy" was not named after a person -- unlike the Oscars -- but rather a special camera tube, known at the time as an "Immy." When it was decided that the statue would be a female figure, with wings representing the muse of art and the atom rep ...
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3 Things Betty White Taught Me About Retirement

Aug 4 2014 6:03am CDT | Source: Huffington Post

Nine years ago, one of our executives who happens to be a marketing genius, walked into my office with an idea that I thought was completely crazy. He said we should try to get Betty White to be a spokesperson for our company. As a lifelong fan of the The Mary Tyler Moore Show and the The Golden Girls, I smiled widely and then told him he was nuts. White was a household name, and I was running a growing but still small co ...
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