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Old 01-28-2009, 10:59 AM
 
Location: Western Hoosierland
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Red Skelton( from my hometown)
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:02 AM
 
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Very funny guy!

YouTube - Blooper - Red Skelton: Manure
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:05 AM
 
Location: Omaha
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Warren buffet, the worlds richest man, and one of the world's best philanthropists. is from my hometown and still lives here... (Omaha, Nebraska)
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:07 AM
 
Location: Concrete jungle where dreams are made of.
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There are hundreds of athletes/celebs from NY, so I'll have to narrow it down to my town. This is just my town; a mere 4 miles or so.

* Craig Biggio - Major League Baseball player
* Frank Catalanotto - Major League Baseball player (sister went to HS with him)
* Jay Beckenstein - Founding Saxophonist of the Jazz Fusion Band Spyro Gyra
* Dan Corbett - Weather broadcaster for the BBC
* Bob Costas - American sportscaster
* John Curtis- American baseball player
* Mick Foley - WWE Wrestler
* Dyanne Iandoli - American actress
* Melissa Joan Hart - American actress
* Christopher Higgins - National Hockey League player (he's my former teammate from HS hockey)
* Kevin James - Actor
* Keith Law - Sportswriter and blogger
* Lori Loughlin - Actress
* Marty Lyons- National Football League player
* Michael P. Murphy - Medal of Honor recipient.
* Jim Mecir - Major League Baseball player
* Michael Nebgen - Designed the Apple iPhone
* Soledad O'Brien - CNN News anchor
* Rosie O'Donnell - Former talk show host and GLBT rights activist
* John Petrucci - Dream Theater guitarist
* Jodi Picoult - Novelist
* Jai Rodriguez- ***** Eye/Broadway actor (sister went to school with him)
* Jeremy Wall - Founding pianist of the Jazz Fusion Band Spyro Gyra
* Matt Yallof- SNY Sports Broadcaster
* Joe Murena--American Idol finalist (My sister grew up with him and is friends with him)
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:09 AM
 
Location: Omaha
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* Rosie O'Donnell - Former talk show host and GLBT rights activist
Lol
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:10 AM
 
Location: Leaving fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada
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From Arkansas:
Bill Clinton
Johnny Cash
John Grisham
Glen Campbell
Billy Bob Thornton
Mary Steenbergen
Mike Huckabee
Bear Bryant
Sam Walton
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:11 AM
 
Location: Concrete jungle where dreams are made of.
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Lol
She's awesome, I'm glad she's from my town. I swear I saw her sister at Costco one time.

Billy Joel also spends time here sometimes. I sat next to him a few tables away at a restaurant.
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Old 01-28-2009, 11:55 AM
 
Location: Western Hoosierland
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Florence Henderson
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Old 01-28-2009, 12:48 PM
 
Location: Omaha
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She's awesome, I'm glad she's from my town. I swear I saw her sister at Costco one time.
I just think shes kinda scary
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Old 01-28-2009, 01:08 PM
 
Location: Fort Worth/Dallas
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Oklahoma's favorite son, William Penn Adair; aka Will Rogers!

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