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Programming Highlights; May 17, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

craigkielburger-scrollerAt 8 PM Hosts Keith Macpherson and Renee Lamoureux go two-on-one with Craig Kielburger, the child-rights advocate who was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize in 2002. Craig will chat about his work with his two charitable organizations, Free The Children and Me to We.

joannebaron-scrollerAlso at 8 PM Somewhere in Vegas host Marq with a Q corners Joanne Baron, who has appeared in such hit series as Law & Order, Mad Men and ER. The veteran actor will talk up her new feature flick, Stan, a dark romantic comedy that’ll soon hit the festival circuit.

susanwalters-scroller3At 9 PM Vampire Diaries Month moves ahead at a blood-curdling pace as Amy McCracken and her coven of co-hosts nail down Susan Walters—who plays Carol Lockwood on the hist CW series—as their latest interview victim.

pete-hoekstra-scroller2 Also at 9 PM Conservative Is Cool host Wayne Bradley gets up close and personal with U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra (R), who’s seeking to fill departing Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s seat. A resident (ironically) of Holland, Mich., Pete was born in the Netherlands and moved to the U.S. at age three. Continue reading

Rue McClanahan: I’ve Known Some U.S. Presidents – but Not in the Biblical Sense!

Despite turning 75 this month, Rue McClanahan still has a little Blanche Devereaux left in her.

Interviewed on TV Talk, the Golden Girls star dishes about her recent guest spot on Law & Order, playing the mom of man who claims to be the bastard child of America’s commander-in-chief.

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Rue: No real-life White House dalliances.

“I really like digging for different jewels to play. I’ve always loved digging new potatoes in the spring. And I’ve loved looking for Easter eggs all my life. So I like solving puzzles,” Rue tells host Shaun Daily of finding the Law & Order character – and how different that character is from any other she has brought to life.

“I had to play a woman who had an affair with a United States president – or hadn’t.  That’s the question: did she or didn’t she?” she says.

“Because her son says he is the president’s son, so they’re asking her, Did this happen?” Rue, whose memoir is titled My First Five Husbands…And the Ones Who Got Away, continues.

But then, despite Rue’s best intentions, she can’t seem to help giving her libidinous Golden Girls persona a nod.

“That’s something I’ve never done before. I’ve known a couple of presidents – but not that well!”

To hear Rue’s full interview, click here.