The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
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George Takei, best known as Sulu on Star Trek, is an incredibly versatile actor who has won several awards throughout a career spanning six decades.
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I live near some big homes in Los Angeles owned by some pretty big names in the entertainment industry.
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A Christmas tree on the lot with a wooden X-stand affixed to the bottom. Armored car guards loading sacks marked with giant dollar signs.
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For the uninitiated, Perfect Strangers is an ABC sitcom that ran from 1986 to 1993 about the unlikely cohabitation of two distant cousins.