BURBANK, Calif. Legendary stand-up comedian George Carlin is hitting the train tracks. Thomas & Friends: Henry And The Elephant, a title of Thomas & Friends that has never been released, is coming out on DVD, and features Carlin as the narrator. Itll arrive in stores July 22, and can be pre-ordered June 19. Anchor Bay PR contact for DVD: Alan Winnikoff; (212) 725-5200, ext. 111
HOLLYWOOD One current eBay auction will have the winner screaming Yabba Dabba Doo! The original Stone Age car from the 2000 movie The Flintstones In Viva Rock Vegas is up for sale, with a starting bid of $8,500. Although the car is described as recently totally restored, it has received no bids so far. The auction closes on Thursday (May 8). Check out ebay.com.
LOS ANGELES If youre a Los Angeles Clippers fan, youre team just got top honors from the NAACP. On May 15, LA Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling will be awarded the NAACPS prestigious Presidents Award for his personal committment to community activism and instilling the spirit of philanthropy within the LA Clippers organization. Sterling supports 170 charities that benefit 15,000 kids in the greater L.A. area. NAACP, Los Angeles Chapter contacts: Darren Dickerson or Tisha Newberry; (323) 857-0869; firstname.lastname@example.org
PLAINFIELD, N.J. Garage rock is back! The bluesy, 1960s
gargage rock band The Doughboys are returning to music
with the release of their new album Is It Now?, their
first CD together in about 40 years. The band begins their summer
tour tonight (May 6) in Sellersville, Pennsylvania. The Doughboys
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