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I Have Been On Television

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    My (less Than) 15 Minutes

    In 1978 I was in the sixth grade, attending Harding Elementary School in Sylmar, Ca. The weatherman from the local(LA) ABC network was Dr. George Fishbeck who I'm sure anyone my age or older fondly remembers. Anyway, he came to my school to do a special on earthquake...
    1blujay 1blujay 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 7, 2010

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    Tor Tor

    If it hasn't been for EP, I wouldn't have remembered it. But I was on TV when I was about 7 years old? I was in a group of dancers and we were dressed up like Bataknese dancer dancing Tor Tor dance. Wow, NOW I remember. (*Batak is one of the many races in...
    Janesiswanto Janesiswanto 26-30, F Jan 18, 2009

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    Once With All the Students At a School I Went to In 11th Grade Channel 4 News Talked About School

    once with all other students around the school was the channel 4 news they were talking about sam houston high school around in arlington tx at this school i went too in my 11th grade im not sure why they were talkin about it tho but every one was happy that...
    F5Twister F5Twister 26-30, M Apr 24, 2008

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    I Did A Commercial For Tv55 A Local Channel

    I wound up winning the Grand prize a trip for 2 to Disney world in Florida. All I had to say was TV55 is real GREAAAAT. I loved Disney world especially the can can girls the pirates of the Caribbean and loved having my picture taken with Minnie mouse. 
    missytiger missytiger 61-65, T Jun 6, 2011

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    Local Celebrity

    I have been on TV more than once. There is a Real Estate show that I have been on  a few times. It was cool and good for business. Had a lady in the grocery store the other day say I saw you on TV. It's always nice to be recognized and they are always so excited. Couldn't...
    sexxydiva sexxydiva 36-40, F 6 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    Elvis Has A Bone To Pick With Willie Brown

    I was an Elvis impersonator at the time this is about 2000 2001  and Willie brown and I were feuding over the way he was living the life of luxury and the homeless people in the tenderloin were jumping out windows and dying so the news stations and newspapers pick it up and...
    Blueskys777 Blueskys777 46-50, M Aug 24, 2012

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    More Than Once

    When I was in my early teen years I hosted a local television program for teenagers. We focused on teen issues such as smoking, alcohol, drugs, teen pregnancy, dating etc. I had a lot of fun with that job but sadly it never went anywhere outside my local area.  The radio version...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    After College

    In my first couple of jobs after college, I was an Account Executive for a few television stations here in Indy. As part of my duties, I would sometimes be called upon to write and sometimes "act" in any number of local commercials. I was a "doctor" for one spot, a customer...
    Dewey1220 Dewey1220 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2013

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    Today's News

    I was interviewed for evening news broadcasts twice: once in August 2004 by Long Island's Channel 12 and again in May 2007 by Israel's first channel. In the first program I was asked about the claims that candidate Kerry was not really a war hero and in the second about...
    jonquil323 jonquil323 61-65, M Feb 8, 2010

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    Only Once That I Can Recall

    i was one of the children in a commercial for a summer learning program that i attended when i was a kid. update, 15 seconds later: oh, i was also in a commercial for the college i attended, too.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 24, 2008

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    Rachael Ray Show

    I went to go see a taping of the Rachael Ray show. I didn't know the audience was going to be on camera or I may have stayed home... (oh but I'm glad I didn't know! I had a great time!) I can be shy at times, and now I'm on film. *blush* Hopefully no one will notice. Who looks...
    ohsovery ohsovery 26-30, F Apr 24, 2008

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    In the News

    Couple years ago I made it to the national news... and of course I was singing the whole time I was in the spotlight. And no, the story wasn't: We have found the worst singer in the world or Catch this serial-singer dead or alive before she damages your hearing... The truth would...
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F 5 Responses May 28, 2008

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    Twice

    Once when I was very little I was on the television show Romper Room. It was either in the late late 70's or very early 80's.  I was so young at the time I can't remember for certain. I remember being dressed in my best outfit.  I ...
    Tayanne Tayanne 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2009

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    Last count I've been on over 550 productions in

    the past few years - mostly background, some commercials and music videos including getting my arm ripped off by the Black Keys / RZA! and one speaking role on a low budget UK sci film yet to be released.. Ask me anything!
    zentango zentango 36-40 Jul 6

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    Define On?

    I have been seen on one, Not in a show on the tele, but in a showroom of a western movie flicka. I was a waitress at a CocKnTale bar. at the Desert Flame in AJ Arizona,.. Never saw the movie thought.I think it was called the dirty seven?, Or something close.. It might even be...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 18, 2011

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    Lolz

    On the news. Regarding crossing a picket line. Lame. My mom watched it I swear 30 times. She friggin taped the news.
    Warmthoughtsofyou04 Warmthoughtsofyou04 26-30, F May 9, 2008

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    Mtv's Made?

    i hate mtv but i was on it for a good ten seconds... they came to my high school for this chick that wanted to learn how to wakeboard. if you watch it, me and my friends were the ones who spray painted her goat. they came to our lunch table and asked us if she was gonna make it...
    joshua666 joshua666 22-25, M 5 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    The Linkie

    The link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCyKeELAue0 I'm at 3:24 and 4:13 It's in Chinese and broadcasted over the free-to-air network in Singapore. Sorry for not translating. 1st, I didn't upload it. 2nd, I'm English speaking and literate. I'm not good with Chinese. My...
    gohjohan gohjohan 31-35, M May 28, 2008

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    A Few Times

    I have been on tv a few times.  Most of them have been with my job and as news stories. The rest has been when I was in a commercial. Kind of strange to see yourself on tv.
    Percheron Percheron 41-45, M 5 Responses Aug 23, 2010

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    I Have Been There And Done That.

    I have ended up on Slime Time Live when I was in high school on a TV production field trip. I was not a contestant, but I still managed to get slimed and of everyone that was there on TV. I was the one that ended up the High School Celeb. As much as I hated it, I got stuck on...
    proximacentauri proximacentauri 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 23, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    there is someone who i have written an experience a little while back around mid jury about how he has changed my life forever which he has. but recently there have been...
    idkwhatiam idkwhatiam 13-15, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I would constantly wonder what my life would have been like if I had cut certain people off sooner, gathered the courage to say hello to others, been brave enough to do or say...
    ThatOneGemini ThatOneGemini 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I have been told I look like Alanis morisette or Meredith McNeill
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i have been told i look like different celebrities...it's not always a compliment lol
    calimama27 calimama27 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I think what my life could have been like if I stood up for myself more than I do.
    Andyg99 Andyg99 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    The majority of dangerous situations that I have been in were either a product of my environment, or inevitable outcomes to repeated juvenile choices I wittingly made. Being in...
    bronzeeyedblonette bronzeeyedblonette 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    How could someone think that it's okay telling me that I must really want someone that beats me, especially knowing that I have been in an abusive relationship before.
    BrokenGiggles BrokenGiggles 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wonder what my life would have been like if I had not allowed people to bully me
    Andyg99 Andyg99 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm not blind in one eye, the thing is I've only got one eye and I've had it since birth. See after being treated differently at school I strived to be different I learned the...
    LachlanJohnson LachlanJohnson 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    So...my boyfriend and i met online. We have been dating for 6 months. We have Skyped several times. Ever since the begging of our relationship, I've always felt like he doesnt care...
    erixaz erixaz 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I have been bullied because of my sexuality. I am a lesbian (and proud of it) but people would spread rumours, tease me, call me names, ect. but although this was horrible, I think...
    isolatedgirl123 isolatedgirl123 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am not new to ep but this time around I'm going to screen you before I accept you as a friend. I have been burned and it won't happen again.
    tippy11 tippy11 51-55, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have been bullied. I have been called many mean names, had all my friends turned against me, I was cyber bullied twice on Instagram, And ever since my life has sucked. I now...
    Fernblaze101 Fernblaze101 13-15 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Wow I don't even know where to start….but in a nutshell, my father has been emotionally manipulative and abusive for his entire life. I did not really feel the wrath of his evil...
    kimalee77 kimalee77 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Wow I don't even know where to start….but in a nutshell, my father has been emotionally manipulative and abusive for his entire life. I did not really feel the wrath of his evil...
    kimalee77 kimalee77 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    I have been here for only two days and yet I have already been blocked for refusing to fulfill a 30 year old man's sexual pleasure by not only refusing to see his penis but also...
    EgoSumProdigiosum EgoSumProdigiosum 13-15, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have been sent to bed!!! a direct order from King Extant....but I will be back!!! shhh don't tell him!!! Lol
    AngeleyesUponU AngeleyesUponU 41-45, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    Just a preliminary greeting before I start telling stories. I have been to the following countries: Mexico, Greece, Italy, France, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Macedonia...
    emperornorton47 emperornorton47 56-60, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I've been to several other countries to be honest. I can safely say that, so far, Malaysia and Indonesia have been my favourites!
    ctstranger ctstranger 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have been married for four months but we have been together for 8 years. I knew going in he was an addict but he was clean. he had a few relapses over the years but got clean...
    vanillasparkles vanillasparkles 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I recently confronted my LG's about their past and current behavior at the dinner table. I have been abused physically, mentally, verbally and emotionally abused by them since I...
    HelloEla HelloEla 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 24

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    I have been bullied a lot... and it has broken me so many times. I have been built back up only to be torn down again and I'm struggling with cutting and I'm trying to stop but I...
    zither29 zither29 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    I have been married to my husband going on 3 years however we have been together for 6. We have a 4 year old daughter together and the last 9 or so months have been complete...
    magsssmae magsssmae 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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