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During the month of January, we’re ringing in the new year with series that were on television in 1957, ’67, ’77, ’87 and ’97. This week we feature the year 1977; tune in today starting at 2PM | 1C for a mini-binge of The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

Mary Tyler Moore stars as independent career woman Mary Richards in this lauded sitcom.
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Today's Theme: Muhammad Ali

Through the Decades - January 17

Through the Decades looks back at when Chevrolet unveiled the first corvette.
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The Dick Cavett Show: Muhammad Ali, Dean Jones & Madeline Kahn

Muhammad Ali was born on this day in 1942. Today’s Dick Cavett Show features an interview with Ali, Dean Jones and Madeline Kahn.
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The Greats: Muhammad Ali

An episode of The Greats remembers three-time world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali.
9:30AM | 12:30AM
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Feature Film: A.K.A. Cassius Clay (1970)

The heavyweight boxing champion whose style and courage captured the imagination of the world, Muhammad Ali is profiled in documentary A.K.A. Cassius Clay.
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MovieStar: Jim Carrey

Comedian Jim Carrey was born on this day in 1962. An episode of Movie Star profiles Carrey’s career and includes interviews with Meryl Streep, Zooey Deschanel, Cameron Diaz, Jeff Daniels, Courteney Cox, Ron Howard and Colin Firth.
11:30AM | 2:30AM
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Popeye the Sailor

On this day in 1929, Popeye first appeared in the cartoon strip Thimble Theatre. Today we feature two Popeye the Sailor Man shorts.
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Articles

10 dictionary terms turning 50 years old in 2017

Alas, this article is not scratch and sniff. Bummer.

watch presidential inauguration speeches on decades

Tune in to Decades on January 19 and 20 to see the Inauguration speeches of the modern era, from ... more

Remembering Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, the Iconic Mother and Daughter Duo

Their life together, in pictures
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Videos

Henry Ford Sets Speed Record

The founder of the Ford Motor Company set a world speed record on January 12, 1904. Driving model ... more

Former Governor George Ryan on Death Row Clemency

"I am a firm supporter of the death penalty. I believe if you take an innocent life, you forfeit ... more

DuMont Network Ushers Modern Television Era

The modern era of network television began with the DuMont Network on January 11, 1948. WDTV ... more
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Quizzes

You're an honorary elf if you can complete these Christmas carol lyrics

Christmas carols! They're playing everywhere these days. Every time we hear that calming croon ... more

What happened next in these classic 'I Love Lucy' scenes?

Stomping the grapes. Getting tipsy on Vitameatavegamin. Growing face icicles in the freezer. ... more

Which TV show featured this turkey?

It's Thanksgiving season, and that means one thing: eating as much as you can with your family ... more
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