The Decade in Review | NBC Chicago
Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Kate Lord

Notable Deaths: The Decade in Memoriam

From musicians to politicos to Oscar winners...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Julie Fiedler

Fads and Faves: The Decade in Pop Culture

We partied like it was 1999 and despite fears of a Y2K bug, the lights stayed on....View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Xana O'Neill

“Imma Let You Finish”: A Decade in Quotes

From historical remarks to ruminations on Chicken of the Sea, check out the best...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Laurel Pinson

The Decade in Fashion

See ten years of red carpet hits, misses, and unforgettable fashion moments.View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Scott Ross

Famous for Being Famous: Celebutants in the Aughts

Lindsay, Paris and Britney spent the better part of the decade redefining...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Steve Bryant

Stuff We Use Now: Ten Years of Tech

Ten years of exciting carpal tunnel!View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Xana O'Neill

A Scandalous Decade: Scheming, Stealing & Sex

From beauty queens to politicians, the decade was rife with scandal.View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Julie Kim, Ben Leventhal

The Decade in Eating

From the debut of Iron Chef to the closing of Gourmet, check out these 25 moments...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Scott Ross

The Decade in Cinema: From "Brockovich" to "Batman"

Four giants loomed over popular American cinema like the masters of puppets in...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Fritzie Andrade

Good, Bad and Ugly: The Decade in Reality TV

Idols, famous families, cutthroat villains and rich teens. This is reality as TVView gallery

  • DECADE REALITY Survivor CBS
  • DECADE REALITY Big Brother
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Meet The Master LEGO® Builder Behind MSI’s Brick by Brick
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