Alistair Cooke


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United States journalist (born in England in 1908)

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The Unseen Alistair Cooke is as much a celebration of 20th century American culture as a tribute to the man who spent his life revealing the wonder of its quotidian aspects.
Alistair Cooke, the distinctive voice of BBC Radio's Letter From America, came third, and a disgruntled Dolly Parton once confessed her failure to win by saying, "I got beaten by some drag queen".
The chaps were Alistair Cooke and Dave Beer and the night was Back to Basics in Leeds.
Two goals from Rowan Gurney and one from Chris Cox were enough to give Lisvane Panthers the verdict over Trowbridge in a 3-1 scoreline, while Ryan White (2), Huw Davies, Tamid Miah (4) and Alistair Cooke scored the goals that resulted in an 8-2 win for Marlboro Red against Lisvane Panthers B.
A MASTERPIECE special will air on November 23: The Unseen Alistair Cooke is a documentary about the distinguished journalistic career of the longtime MASTERPIECE THEATRE host, who reported on life in America for nearly 70 years.
A profile of journalist and historian Alistair Cooke, featuring recently discovered home video footage with individuals including Charlie Chaplin.
A man convicted of secretly cutting up corpses, including that of "Masterpiece Theatre" host Alistair Cooke, has received a sentence of 27 years in prison for his role in the ghoulish multimillion-dollar Biomedical Tissue Services body parts scheme, the Associated Press reported.
The plundered bodies included that of the veteran British journalist Alistair Cooke, author of the BBC's long-running Letter from America; he died in 2004, aged 95, in New York.
Alistair Cooke never agreed to donate his body, but most tissues in the system come from people who wanted their remains to be reused.
Alistair Cooke, the British-born, Cambridge-educated, naturalized American citizen, was an accomplished freelance journalist.
The second Bush fairy tale," Alistair Cooke called it.
British journalist Alistair Cooke, in "Christmas Reflections" of his famous series Letter from America (BBC News, Dec.
Dignified, yet down-home enough so that nobody will mistake me for Alistair Cooke.
Iceland export manager Alistair Cooke said: "We are keen to expand the Iceland brand abroad, not through shops but by exporting products to overseas supermarket groups, shops and distributors.
He sounds a lot more like Alistair Cooke than Shug McGaughey (does a transplanted Englishman who still says ``Darby'' deserve to win America's greatest thoroughbred race?