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3rd Red Nose Day raises over $35 million for children in need

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (WRGX) — The third annual Red Nose Day took place Thursday and concluded a six-week campaign of activity across the country. The campaign raised at least $35 million to help children in need, and has now raised more than $95 in its first three years in the U.S.The day’s events concluded with three hours of special primetime programming on NBC, including the third annual live “The Red Nose Day Special,” which brought together some of Hollywood’s biggest stars to help...

'Hi I'm Sia, I'm an alcoholic': Singer-songwriter reveals addiction as she trades iconic wig for gag glasses and a fake nose on Katy Perry's livestream

By Kristy Johnson For Daily Mail AustraliaPublished: 22:19 EDT, 10 June 2017 | Updated: 09:04 EDT, 11 June 2017 Katy Perry invited stars to take part in her 72 hour livestream, to promote latest album Witness.And one of the celebrities was singer-songwriter Sia, who co-wrote the pop star's second track, Hey Hey Hey.Trading her iconic wig for gag glasses and a fake nose, the 41-year-old Adelaide-born personality, revealed her struggle with addiction: 'Hi I'm Sia, I'm an alcoholic.'  'Hi...

Pat's View: Funny nose glasses

By Pat Cashman It was intended as a simple commercial promoting a baseball giveaway---in which 30,000 Mariners’ baseball fans would each receive a free vinyl M’s jacket when they came through the turnstiles on August 23rd, 1981. The commercial was written and produced by the person writing this column. At the time, I was a freshly-minted (for breath purposes) producer for KING TV, the Mariners’ broadcast station of the early ‘80’s (carrying a measly 15 games out of 162.) I thought it...