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Bill Bellinghausen
Employee, 9th Street Video
"There are certain people who don't watch TV on TV anyway. They'd rather watch the DVD set and get 5 episodes without commercials."

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Leeann Gipple
MU Marketing major
"No one wants to watch these other (new) shows. Also, you can lose your fan base. They may move on to other shows. I'm so excited it's over now. I can get my shows back."

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Becky Johnson
Nurse anesthetist
"I've picked up more sewing and organizing my filing cabinet; it's a good thing. Maybe a little more time on the treadmill."

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Sherry Borcherding
Retired
"Jon Stewart — that's where I get all my news, and since the writers' strike, he's been off. It's the only thing I watch besides The Weather Channel, so it cut my TV watching in half."

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Sue Johanson

Septuagenarian knows more about sex than you

Sue Johanson

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Coach Jon Strodtman

Hickman soccer coach Strodtman dies

Jon Strodtman

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Uno, a 15-inch beagle, poses with his trophy after winning Best in Show at the 132nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York on Tuesday.

Social networking site transforms the dating scene

Lindsay Schallon and Charlie Potts spend some time together in Memorial Union at MU on Tuesday. Potts has more been "married" more than 20 times using the "relationship" feature on Facebook.com. Schallon is his current "wife," which is really just a friendship.

What's the dirt on the pile of dirt?

A mountain of dirt towers above Green Meadows Road near its intersection
with Bethel Road. Residents say they've grown tired of the
mound, but developer Don Stohldrier, who owns the property and the soil,
says he has no plans to move it. City officials say their hands are tied.

High school swimmers taper off before state meet

Hickman's Jordan Powell waits at the wall during practice before the last chance meet on Feb. 9. Powell qualified for the state championships in the 500 meter freestyle and 200 meter individual medley at the last chance.

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MU students Lindsay Schallon and Charlie Potts read a text message Tuesday in Memorial Union. Potts has more been "married" more than 20 times by changing his relationship status on Facebook.com. Schallon is his current "wife," but the two say their relationship is just platonic.

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Hickman's Liz Grant, left, Erin Heath, Rock Bridge's Hannah Strawn and Hickman's Jordan Powell take a break in the pool during a recent practice. Coach John Hamilton has been preparing the teams for the state championship by using a process called tapering.

Cougars shave heads to celebrate 20th win

Joe Flanner was one of four Columbia College players who shaved his head into a mohawk this week after winning thier 20th game of the season.

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Brett Hoskins, right, guards Trae Hall, left, at the Cougar's practice on Wednesday Hoskins was one of four players who shaved his hair into a mohawk.

Puccio leads by example off the floor for Tiger gymnastics

MU gymnast Lisa Puccio lays on the balance beam watching her teammates practice thier beam routines on Tuesday. Puccio, a senior, only performs on the uneven bars due to a torn ACL that required surgery last season.

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Lisa Puccio practices her uneven bars routine at the MU gymnastics team practice on Tuesday. Puccio has adopted the position of unofficial hairstylist for some of her teammates.

A one-stop date shop: flowers and advice

Allen's Flower Shop employee Jessica Black, prepares deliveries on Wednesday. The downtown shop will fill about 700 orders for Valentine's Day. Managers hired 2 extra workers and 4 extra delivery people for the rush.

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Allen's Flowers employees, from left, Natalie Richardson, Amy Fergson, Tina Bradley and owner Sandra Fergson prepare flower arrangements in preparation for Valentine's Day Tuesday afternoon.
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