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Tom Baker to make cameo appearance in lost 'Doctor Who' episode
Tom Baker to make cameo appearance in lost 'Doctor Who' episode

Tom Baker, who starred in “Doctor Who” from 1974 to 1981, is returning to the BBC’s cult television series in a cameo role in a completed version of an episode that was never finished, the New Musical Express reported. Baker, 83, will appear in “Shada,” an episode that was left unfinished 38 years ago. Baker starred...
Don’t want to holiday shop this weekend? Head to the Blanton
Don’t want to holiday shop this weekend? Head to the Blanton

Art “The Open Road: Photography and the American Road Trip.” This multiartist Blanton Museum exhibit explores the photographic road trip as a genre and America as an imaginative resource, presenting the stories of photographers for whom the American road was muse. Opens Saturday. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m. to...
Start your holiday shopping with help from local markets this weekend
Start your holiday shopping with help from local markets this weekend

Music Deep Eddy Cabaret’s 66th Anniversary and Pool Burger Grand Opening. This party is a two-fer: Austin institution Deep Eddy Cabaret is celebrating a historic 66th anniversary, while the new next-door burger bar, Pool Burger, is officially opening. The lineup of all-day events include a live acoustic performance by Clinton Fearon, honky-tonk...
Macy’s Day Parade 2017: 5 things to know about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Macy’s Day Parade 2017: 5 things to know about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

There are a number of things associated with Thanksgiving− turkey, pilgrims, big dinners and family. One of them is the tradition of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Since 1924, Macy's has helped thousands of families celebrate the holidays with its annual parade.  The parade steps off at 9 a.m. sharp from 77th Street and Central Park...
It’s not all about the turkey: 9 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving
It’s not all about the turkey: 9 things you probably didn't know about Thanksgiving

Each year, Thanksgiving comes around with with the giddy anticipation of devoruing comfort food and spending some QT with loved ones, which reminds you just what what you are thankful for the most. The rich, deep history of this centuries-old tradition is woven into the United States' cultural fabric, yet, there are still many aspects of the holiday...
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