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  • n. Plural form of telethon.

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Examples

  • In the meantime, another important Louisiana musician who probably hasn’t been asked to be in any telethons is the also legendary Allen Toussaint.

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  • I’m all about having lots of choices – well, except for one day last week when they all seemed to be begging for money in telethons.

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  • Through the years, many organizations have staged events such as telethons and other functions to raise funds.

    Memphis Commercial Appeal Stories

  • Journalists should protect their credibility when doing news-related public service projects such as telethons and public outreach projects.

    Romenesko

  • In labs and doctor's offices, run/walks and telethons, and soon, in the voting booth: This is where the end of cancer begins.

    Laura Ziskin: Stand Up and Vote Yes to Save Lives

  • Sheridan Morley and I once played the hack-reviewers in Stoppard's The Real Inspector Hound in one of the first British telethons.

    Michael Billington on reviewers who join in the play

  • Thanks to his stream-of-conscious presence on Twitter, at award shows and on national charity telethons, West has placed his Louis Vuitton sneakers in his diamond encrusted mouth so many times, he's a Christopher Guest mockumentary waiting to happen.

    ♪♫ Kanye West balances on a thin line between joke and genius

  • We live in a society where celebrities are patted on the back for organizing telethons to extract money from people who have lost their houses and watched their cities drown when they and their circle of friends could donate every penny they own and still not be reduced to the circumstances of those from whom they are soliciting donations.

    A Misanthropist Moment

  • Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief, one of the largest and most widely broadcast telethons in history, will be streamed live on January 22 at 8: 00 p.m.

    Haiti Telethon Video: Livestream And Twitter Updates

  • Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief, one of the largest and most widely broadcast telethons in history, will be streamed live ...

    Mark Weisbrot: U.S. "Security Concerns" Could Cost Many Lives in Haiti

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