Alistair Cooke

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United States journalist (born in England in 1908)

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Like Alistair Cooke, Charles Darwin was a great letter writer too.
Like Alistair Cooke, who opted for US citizenship, Mr Webb is far from uncritical yet still unashamedly pro-American.
This, the only extant footage of Chaplin in secluded repose, comes from a home movie shot by Alistair Cooke, the British/American journalist, television host, and bon vivant, whose life Rachel Jardine commemorates in her even-handed documentary, The Unseen Alistair Cooke.
ANSWERS FOLLOW MY LEADER 1 Alistair Darling; 2 Alistair Maclean; 3 Alistair Cooke. INITIALLY YOURS 1 I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do; 2 Take My Breath Away; 3 Midnight Cowboy; 4 You Only Live Twice; 5 Never Mind The Buzzcocks.
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 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.
Chris Aldorasi, one of the "cutters", was found guilty of enterprise corruption and other criminal counts earlier in June; he was sentenced to between nine and 27 years in jail.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.During Aldorasi's trial, Cooke's daughter testified that she had never spoken to BTS about them harvesting her father's body."Definitely not," said Susan Cooke-Kitteridge, when sked if she had given permission for the procedure.
The series featured vintage Disney cartoon shorts outlandishly introduced by George Plimpton in a saucy send up of Alistair Cooke.
ALISTAIR COOKE'S body lay cold in the embalming room of an East Harlem funeral home, suspended in the brief limbo between death and cremation.
Alistair Cooke, the British-born, Cambridge-educated, naturalized American citizen, was an accomplished freelance journalist.
Sixty years after Alistair Cooke lovingly extolled the American drug store, the picture he drew has faded badly.
The American Home Front: 1941-1942, by Alistair Cooke, Atlantic Monthly Press, 336 pages, $24.
"The second Bush fairy tale," Alistair Cooke called it.