Three Stooges, the

Three Stooges, the

(Moe Howard, 1897–1975) (Shemp Howard, 1895–1955) (Larry Fine, 1902–1975) masters of slapstick in the extreme. [TV: Terrace, II, 366]
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In the one-time red-boothed spot that was, reportedly, built in 1951 by Moe Howard, one of the Three Stooges, the color theme is basic black, causing its interior to be mysterious and low-lit.
The Company also confirmed reports that it had successfully secured the rights to the sounds and images of The Three Stooges, the timeless and immensely popular comedy trio, for use in casino reel slot and video games.
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21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Three Stooges, the popular pratfalling comedians, have been benchmarks of slapstick humor for decades.
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Had Oliver Stone created the Three Stooges, the result would have been ``The Lone Gunmen.