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SCOTUSblog
Why it’s time to unfreeze DAPAWhen the Supreme Court announced it would review a lower-court decision blockin
Why it’s time to unfreeze DAPA
SCOTUSblog / Posted an hour ago
When the Supreme Court announced it would review a lower-court decision blocking President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, supporters of the executive action celebrated the news. But they shouldn’t have been the only ones celebrating:... Read more
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Salon.com
David Brooks begins a conservative 12-step program — after eight years of giving right-wing looniness the cover of his respectabilityIt’s just possible that the chaos of the Republican primaries may shift America
David Brooks begins a conservative 12-step program — after eight years of giving right-wing looniness the cover of his respectability
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
It’s just possible that the chaos of the Republican primaries may shift American perspectives back to top dead center. That is, the nuttiness of the current crop of candidates may finally show that Obama isn’t some crazed Kenyan Muslim socialist but... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Actor Saul Williams Says 'Hamilton' Is 'Extraordinary'After building its buzz at the Public Theater, Lin-Manuel Miranda's "Hamilton"
Actor Saul Williams Says 'Hamilton' Is 'Extraordinary'
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
After building its buzz at the Public Theater, Lin-Manuel Miranda's "Hamilton" hit Broadway with a bang that hasn't let up since. The musical, which showcases a diverse group of actors as they retell the story of the United States' first Secretary of... Read more
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Market Watch
In Bernie Sanders’ America, innovation doesn’t existAt the risk of being unkind, here’s the problem with Sen. Bernie Sanders, put i
In Bernie Sanders’ America, innovation doesn’t exist
Market Watch / Posted 4 hours ago
At the risk of being unkind, here’s the problem with Sen. Bernie Sanders, put in appropriate terms for a candidate whose failing is less his dated socialism than his closed mind: The world has fallen and can’t get off Bernie’s lawn. The thinking on... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
'Hamilton': Founding Father turned musical dreamboat Sarah McCulla Published 18 minutes ago "How does a bastard, orphan, son of a
'Hamilton': Founding Father turned musical dreamboat
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 17 hours ago
Sarah McCulla Published 18 minutes ago "How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman/dropped in the middle of a forgotten Spot in the Caribbean by Providence impoverished/in squalor... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
A Simple Plan To Start Reading MoreI love the physical nature of having books up there on the bookshelves, waiting
A Simple Plan To Start Reading More
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
I love the physical nature of having books up there on the bookshelves, waiting to be looked at, admired and remembered. I used to really enjoyed the library and I still do. But when I look at my shelves I realise that I own so many books that I... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pictured together, Emma Watson and her tech guru lover, 35Is this where it all began? How Emma Watson took her new lover, 35, for a secre
Pictured together, Emma Watson and her tech guru lover, 35
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Is this where it all began? How Emma Watson took her new lover, 35, for a secret date at Broadway's hottest show - months before new romance went public Actress, 25, and her new boyfriend, William 'Mack' Knight, 35, were spotted at performance of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Hypocrisy of Free Trade DoctrineEver since the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) decided to exclude 41 items from h
The Hypocrisy of Free Trade Doctrine
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ever since the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) decided to exclude 41 items from having access to forex at the official market, all hell has been let loose by our friends in Europe and the US. The Economist, the British paper devoted to promoting free... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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First Coast News
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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The Advocate
This political shot was realIf you thought last year’s gubernatorial race between John Bel Edwards and Davi
This political shot was real
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
If you thought last year’s gubernatorial race between John Bel Edwards and David Vitter was nasty, or if you think the presidential campaign has reached new lows in political animosity, then John Sedgwick is here to offer some perspective. Sedgwick... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
John Leguizamo's ideal: More roles, less waiting
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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USA Today
News & views: John Leguizamo's perfect world has more roles, less waitingRecently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private disc
News & views: John Leguizamo's perfect world has more roles, less waiting
USA Today / Posted yesterday
Recently, public discussions about the Oscars sound a lot like the private discussion at my dinner table: Everyone is asking why the movies are so white. As an actor who’s been in more than 50 films, never once as a white person, I have a few ideas,... Read more
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The Columbian
Jayne: For a vibrant, lively lesson in history, turn to BroadwayGreg Jayne, Opinion page editor It’s the most thorough history lesson I have h
Jayne: For a vibrant, lively lesson in history, turn to Broadway
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Greg Jayne, Opinion page editor It’s the most thorough history lesson I have had in quite some time. How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman, dropped in the middle of a forgotten Spot in the Caribbean by Providence,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Still no females on paper moneyOh, Jack. How could you have misjudged us so? I refer to Treasury Secretary Ja
Still no females on paper money
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Oh, Jack. How could you have misjudged us so? I refer to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, who happily went along with a White House plan to let President Barack Obama make a little (more) history. Early in Obama's presidency it was decided that his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fake quotes by Founding Fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol i
Fake quotes by Founding Fathers included in gun rights bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reported that Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley, Wash., introduced the... Read more
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Salon.com
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day GodInertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to mak
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day God
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Inertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to make anybody care about the president on that statue. Doing that takes effort—like a movement across the country. Or, alternatively, a lot of little movements in different... Read more
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Island Packet
Fake Founding Fathers quotes make their way into gun bill in WashingtonAs long as they sound good, right? A gun-rights bill introduced at the Capitol
Fake Founding Fathers quotes make their way into gun bill in Washington
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
As long as they sound good, right? A gun-rights bill introduced at the Capitol on Friday includes six quotes from America’s Founding Fathers about the importance of guns to democracy. The problem is, half of those quotes are fake. The measure,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. House Bill 2975 would create penalties for public officials who block people from owning or... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. Other news sources report Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley introduced the measure... Read more
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NJ.com
'Hamilton' a hit with descendants of forefathers in infamous N.J. duelWEEHAWKEN — Critics and theatergoers have gushed over the hit Broadway musical
'Hamilton' a hit with descendants of forefathers in infamous N.J. duel
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
WEEHAWKEN — Critics and theatergoers have gushed over the hit Broadway musical Hamilton, the hip-hop-scored bioplay about the new nation's first treasury secretary, Alexander Hamilton, narrated by his nemesis and opponent in Weehawken's most infamous... Read more
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Boston Herald
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol i
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Fake quotes by Founding Fathers included in gun rights bill filed in LegislatureThe News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) State Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokan
Fake quotes by Founding Fathers included in gun rights bill filed in Legislature
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) State Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, introduced the measure Friday. House Bill 2975 would create penalties for public officials who block people from owning or buying guns. The four-page bill... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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Salon.com
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America’s Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Millennial Republicans demand apology from Kelli WardState Sen. Kelli Ward talks to members of the press after officially announcing
Millennial Republicans demand apology from Kelli Ward
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
State Sen. Kelli Ward talks to members of the press after officially announcing on July 14, 2015, that she is running against Sen. John McCain for US Senate. (Photo: Tom Tingle/The Republic) Some Millennial Republican activists are demanding that... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capi
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights billOLYMPIA, Wash. -- A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol
Fake quotes by founding fathers included in gun rights bill
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- A gun rights bill introduced at the Washington state Capitol includes some quotes falsely attributed to America's Founding Fathers. The News Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/27c7Ti ) Republican Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane Valley... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
A lesson on our ConstitutionPosted Friday, February 5, 2016, at 2:30 PM This will be a short story about w
A lesson on our Constitution
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Friday, February 5, 2016, at 2:30 PM This will be a short story about why we need our Constitution. Here is the rest of the story: When the thirteen colonies declared their independence and separated from England,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
James Corden to host Tony Awards in JuneJames Corden will follow in the high-kicking footsteps of Hugh Jackman and Neil
James Corden to host Tony Awards in June
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
James Corden will follow in the high-kicking footsteps of Hugh Jackman and Neil Patrick Harris as the new host of the Tony Awards ceremony, organizers announced Tuesday. This year’s ceremony, set for June 12, will take place at the Beacon Theatre in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
WALTER E. WILLIAMS: Isn't it strange?There is a letter titled "Isn't It Strange?" making the rounds in email boxes.
WALTER E. WILLIAMS: Isn't it strange?
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
There is a letter titled "Isn't It Strange?" making the rounds in email boxes. It asks questions to which our fellow Americans should know the answers, save for those caught up in modernity.It starts off asking, "Isn't it strange that after a... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Bernie Sanders Can't Win—and Can't GovernBernie Sanders and Ted Cruz have something in common. Both have an electoral st
Why Bernie Sanders Can't Win—and Can't Govern
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz have something in common. Both have an electoral strategy predicated on the ability of a purist candidate to revolutionize the electorate—bringing droves of chronic non-voters to the polls because at last they have a... Read more
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Daily Record
Upcoming events in Morris CountyARTIST DAVID JOHN RUSH EXHIBIT: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Monday, Jan. 25-Friday, M
Upcoming events in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
ARTIST DAVID JOHN RUSH EXHIBIT: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Monday, Jan. 25-Friday, March 4. Madison Avenue Gallery, Morristown Medical Center, 100 Madison Ave., Morristown. Artist David John Rush presents his exhibit, “Past and Present”. Mr. Rush’s solo... Read more
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The Daily Californian
The Millennial’s place in historyThis past winter break, I was fortunate enough to come by a ticket to the hit r
The Millennial’s place in history
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
This past winter break, I was fortunate enough to come by a ticket to the hit rap musical “Hamilton,” about the life of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, on Broadway. The show is as good as the critics say and better, in part because the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Small island, major charm: Why it’s time for Nevis to come out of St. Kitts’ shadowAs the ferry from St. Kitts approaches the west side of Nevis, I take in the vi
Small island, major charm: Why it’s time for Nevis to come out of St. Kitts’ shadow
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
As the ferry from St. Kitts approaches the west side of Nevis, I take in the view of the idyllic volcanic mountain, framed with lush tropical greenery and pearl-coloured sand. “This is Pinney’s, the most popular beach,” a friendly local explains,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Are the Supreme Court justices too old?WHO will guard the guardians? When Juvenal, the Roman poet, asked this question
Are the Supreme Court justices too old?
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
WHO will guard the guardians? When Juvenal, the Roman poet, asked this question twenty centuries ago, he was worried about cheating wives. Today, the query is being posed to the elderly judges of America’s highest court. David Garrow, a law and... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Grammys: Broadway's 'Hamilton' Cast to PerformHamilton is not throwing away its shot at the Grammys. The cast of the groundb
Grammys: Broadway's 'Hamilton' Cast to Perform
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Hamilton is not throwing away its shot at the Grammys. The cast of the groundbreaking Broadway hit about the life of Alexander Hamilton will perform the opening number of the show during the Grammys, live from the Richard Rodgers Theatre in New York... Read more
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USA Today
Corrections & ClarificationsLife: Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney are the authors of Exceptional: Why the World
Corrections & Clarifications
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Life: Dick Cheney and Liz Cheney are the authors of Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America. Liz Cheney's name was incorrect on USA TODAY's Sept. 10 Best-Selling Books list. News: An earlier version of the following story misstated whom... Read more
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Orange County Register
Hamilton earned his place on the $10 billRe: “Americans offer their 2 cents on cash redesign” [Business, Jan. 31]: I off
Hamilton earned his place on the $10 bill
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
Re: “Americans offer their 2 cents on cash redesign” [Business, Jan. 31]: I offer my 2 cents about honoring a woman on one of our paper bills: I don’t know how they could consider replacing Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill. Why would they choose... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The times they are a changin’It’s hard to say what kind of position white rappers occupy in culture — specif
The times they are a changin’
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
It’s hard to say what kind of position white rappers occupy in culture — specifically regarding dialogue that centers on the issue of race and social justice. As a middle class Filipino who likes hip-hop but can’t honestly claim to be intimately... Read more
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The Columbian
Corden to host Tony Awards; can he reverse ratings slide?CBS has tapped one of its own comedic talents to host one of its most prestigio
Corden to host Tony Awards; can he reverse ratings slide?
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
CBS has tapped one of its own comedic talents to host one of its most prestigious awards-show telecasts — but will it be enough to bring back viewers? James Corden will follow in the high-kicking footsteps of Hugh Jackman and Neil Patrick Harris as... Read more
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