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Fort Worth Weekly
Babbling BrookeGreta Gerwig makes a grand, sweeping Times Square entrance in Mistress America.
Babbling Brooke
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 11 hours ago
Greta Gerwig makes a grand, sweeping Times Square entrance in Mistress America. The press can’t resist a narrative, especially when it resembles a bad romantic comedy. Noah Baumbach spent the late 2000s gaining a small but devoted following by... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Mistress AmericaThere was a time when New York-based indie filmmaker Noah Baumbach (The Squid a
Mistress America
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 2 days ago
There was a time when New York-based indie filmmaker Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale) was known for perceptive but mostly downbeat movies featuring distinctly unlikable characters. That was before he met actress and fellow filmmaker Greta... Read more
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International Business Times
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indi
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indian prime minister in 47 years – over 100 academics at US universities have shot off a letter warning tech giants of the risks of doing business with a government that has... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Mistress AmericaThere was a time when New York-based indie filmmaker Noah Baumbach (The Squid a
Mistress America
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 days ago
There was a time when New York-based indie filmmaker Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale) was known for perceptive but mostly downbeat movies featuring distinctly unlikable characters. That was before he met actress and fellow filmmaker Greta... Read more
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Silicon Valley
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'
Silicon Valley / Posted 5 days ago
These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist. That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that... Read more
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Cupertino Courier
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'
Cupertino Courier / Posted 5 days ago
These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist. That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'
Oakland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist. That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist. That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that... Read more
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The Daily Review
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist
'I am a Feminist': New generation steps up to claim the 'F-word'
The Daily Review / Posted 5 days ago
These days, UC Berkeley senior Megan Riggio is proud to call herself a feminist. That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Greta Gerwig explores female friendships in ‘Mistress America’The actress and writer Greta Gerwig is understandably happy with her new film “
Greta Gerwig explores female friendships in ‘Mistress America’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
The actress and writer Greta Gerwig is understandably happy with her new film “Mistress America,” which opens in Sacramento this weekend. “It really pleases me that it exists,” Gerwig said in conversation about the New York-set film she collaborated... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Mistress AmericaSISTERS IN-LAW: Greta Gerwig, left, and Lola Kisile, right, star as a pair of o
Mistress America
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 7 days ago
SISTERS IN-LAW: Greta Gerwig, left, and Lola Kisile, right, star as a pair of opposites drawn into friendship and sisterhood, by marriage. More haywire than fashionably brittle, Noah Baumbach's is built on a Berlin Diaries/Breakfast... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
"I am a Feminist": New generation steps up to claim the "F-word"That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says
"I am a Feminist": New generation steps up to claim the "F-word"
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
That wasn't always the case. While the history major and aspiring teacher says she grew up in San Jose believing in equal rights for women, she was wary of that identity as a young teenager. "For a long time, I associated the word with being radical... Read more
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NJ Biz
TOP 100: The growing gourmetThirty years ago, Ariane Daguin's perfect career opportunity walked into her pl
TOP 100: The growing gourmet
NJ Biz / Posted 10 days ago
Thirty years ago, Ariane Daguin's perfect career opportunity walked into her place of work. “I was studying political science at Barnard College and working for a pate company,” Daguin said. “One day, some farmers came in with some ducks they were... Read more
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Reuters
The high price of turning your dog into a foodieLabrador retriever Jack enjoys his lasagna dish at Whole Pet Kitchen, a human a
The high price of turning your dog into a foodie
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
Labrador retriever Jack enjoys his lasagna dish at Whole Pet Kitchen, a human and pet restaurant in San Juan, Metro Manila September 6, 2014. NEW YORK Bay-Li, Car-Li and Hay-Li have had a rough day. After a workout on the treadmill, a dip in the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
'Mistress America' is an honest representation of the current generationType A personalities populate our busiest cities. They bustle in and out of hig
'Mistress America' is an honest representation of the current generation
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 days ago
Type A personalities populate our busiest cities. They bustle in and out of high-rises, grasping opportunities and creating an excess of life wherever they go. “Mistress America” focuses on Brooke Cardinas (Greta Gerwig), one such type A... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Mistress America"You want a piece of me?" Them's fighting words, but also ones that reflect a p
Mistress America
Mountain View Voice / Posted 13 days ago
"You want a piece of me?" Them's fighting words, but also ones that reflect a psycho-sociological truism about human interaction. Jealousy and a kind of parasitic ambition form the dark side of many a seemingly collegial friendship. And so it goes in... Read more
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The Smoking Gun
Counselor Tried To Lure Student Into SexAUGUST 20--A college counselor at a Pennsylvania prep school sought to lure an
Counselor Tried To Lure Student Into Sex
The Smoking Gun / Posted 13 days ago
AUGUST 20--A college counselor at a Pennsylvania prep school sought to lure an underage male student into a sexual relationship with the promise that she could “get him into Harvard University with her connections,” police allege. According to a... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Mistress America | Movies"You want a piece of me?" Them's fighting words, but also ones that reflect a p
Mistress America | Movies
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
"You want a piece of me?" Them's fighting words, but also ones that reflect a psycho-sociological truism about human interaction. Jealousy and a kind of parasitic ambition form the dark side of many a seemingly collegial friendship. And so it goes in... Read more
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The Irish Times
The 100 best novels in English? Irish writers and critics have their say Julian Gough, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne and a host of others respond to Robert McCrum’
The 100 best novels in English? Irish writers and critics have their say
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
Julian Gough, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne and a host of others respond to Robert McCrum’s ‘100 greatest novels written in English’. Read on for lively debate and hot book tips Compiling... Read more
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The New Yorker
Cold-War BromanceWhy make a film of “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”? Who at Warner Bros. flicked the s
Cold-War Bromance
The New Yorker / Posted 14 days ago
Why make a film of “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”? Who at Warner Bros. flicked the switch when the project got the green light? The demographics do not bode well. Teen-agers at the multiplex, knowing nothing of the TV show, which ran from 1964 to 1968,... Read more
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Philly.com
Former Malvern coach arrested for child sex assaultJustine McDaniel, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Wednesday, August 19, 201
Former Malvern coach arrested for child sex assault
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
Justine McDaniel, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 2:17 PM Posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 1:33 PM Feeney, who formerly worked at Princeton University and was hired by Malvern Prep in 2013, has been fired by the... Read more
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Philly.com
Former Malvern coach arrested for child sex assaultJustine McDaniel, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 1:3
Former Malvern coach arrested for child sex assault
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
Justine McDaniel, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 1:33 PM Feeney, who formerly worked at Princeton University and was hired by Malvern Prep in 2013, has been fired by the school, the district attorney said. "I'm not... Read more
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Silicon Valley
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heelsMystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started w
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heels
Silicon Valley / Posted 15 days ago
Mystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started writing in the genre, she decided to take a different approach. With her first novel, 2014's "Ice Shear," the South Bay author introduced June Lyons, a smart, resourceful... Read more
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The Mercury News
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heelsMystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started w
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heels
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
Mystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started writing in the genre, she decided to take a different approach. With her first novel, 2014's "Ice Shear," the South Bay author introduced June Lyons, a smart, resourceful... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heelsMystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started w
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heels
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
Mystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started writing in the genre, she decided to take a different approach. With her first novel, 2014's "Ice Shear," the South Bay author introduced June Lyons, a smart, resourceful... Read more
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The Daily Review
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heelsMystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started w
M.P. Cooley's June Lyons character is a gumption-driven gumshoe wearing heels
The Daily Review / Posted 15 days ago
Mystery fiction is full of forceful male heroes. But when M.P. Cooley started writing in the genre, she decided to take a different approach. With her first novel, 2014's "Ice Shear," the South Bay author introduced June Lyons, a smart, resourceful... Read more
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Boston Herald
Greta Gerwig’s a real eye-opener in screwball comedyNEW YORK — It’s nearly 10 minutes into the film, but there’s no missing Greta G
Greta Gerwig’s a real eye-opener in screwball comedy
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK — It’s nearly 10 minutes into the film, but there’s no missing Greta Gerwig in “Mistress America” when she makes a diva-like entrance in this screwball comedy opening Friday. Gerwig, who co-wrote the “Mistress” screenplay with her partner... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Gerwig juggles acting, writing with 'Mistress America' Posted Aug. 14, 2015 at 2:41 PM NEW YORK — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Gree
Gerwig juggles acting, writing with 'Mistress America'
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Posted Aug. 14, 2015 at 2:41 PM NEW YORK — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film co-writing it,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Lola Kirke says Lena Dunham 'has been a champion of women’s issues'At the age of 11 actor Lola Kirke had curious ambitions: “I dreamt of normalcy,
Lola Kirke says Lena Dunham 'has been a champion of women’s issues'
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
At the age of 11 actor Lola Kirke had curious ambitions: “I dreamt of normalcy,” she confesses. Perhaps this desire is a pretty natural reaction to growing up the youngest child in an intensely creative family living very public lives. Kirke’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
Greta Gerwig: “People aren’t all one thing, so characters shouldn’t be one thing.” Mumblecore maven Greta Gerwig has moved on and up. In her third gig with dire
Greta Gerwig: “People aren’t all one thing, so characters shouldn’t be one thing.”
The Irish Times / Posted 20 days ago
Mumblecore maven Greta Gerwig has moved on and up. In her third gig with director/main squeeze Noah Baumbach, she channels her inner uptown wild thing Greta Gerwig... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Brainy, funny but aloof, 'Mistress America' is not all it seems to beThere's a funny, cringey scene in "Mistress America," the brainy new comedy fro
Brainy, funny but aloof, 'Mistress America' is not all it seems to be
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
There's a funny, cringey scene in "Mistress America," the brainy new comedy from director Noah Baumbach and his co-writer, Greta Gerwig, in which an old acquaintance accosts Brooke, Gerwig's daffy, optimistic character, in a bar and calls her out for... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) � Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film � co-writing it, producing it � to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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ABC News
For Greta Gerwig, a Screwball Turn Before a Directing DebutGreta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she g
For Greta Gerwig, a Screwball Turn Before a Directing Debut
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to almost get a bit... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Bennington Banner
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Bennington Banner / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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The Evening Sun
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
The Evening Sun / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. "My job is to... Read more
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Salon.com
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debutNEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to e
For Greta Gerwig, a screwball turn before a directing debut
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Greta Gerwig is sitting in a Greenwich Village cafe trying to explain how she goes from being fully enmeshed in creating a film — co-writing it, producing it — to stepping into the story and inhabiting a character. “My job is to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Innovative internship program boosts Baltimore, studentsWhen I was applying to college during my senior year of high school in Pelham,
Innovative internship program boosts Baltimore, students
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
When I was applying to college during my senior year of high school in Pelham, N.H., I had a guidance counselor who tried to crush my dreams. He told me that he didn't think I would get into the four schools I had on my list because no one else from... Read more
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Philly.com
Dorothy Storck, former Inquirer columnist, dead at 88She was a great friend, a heck of a tennis player, an aficionado of meaningful
Dorothy Storck, former Inquirer columnist, dead at 88
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
She was a great friend, a heck of a tennis player, an aficionado of meaningful conversation, and a motherly figure to her brother, 16 years younger. As a reporter, she covered many of the major events of her time, including the 1968 and 1972... Read more
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Clay Today
Orange Park locals called it "the monkey farm""It" was the world’s first experimental laboratory for the breeding and study o
Orange Park locals called it "the monkey farm"
Clay Today / Posted 27 days ago
"It" was the world’s first experimental laboratory for the breeding and study of anthropoid apes and the beginning of the new science, psycho-biology. "It" would require the expenditure of over half a million 1929 dollars in a Rockefeller grant for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Greta Gerwig: ‘I don't need a man. I would have done all this anyway'The morning of her birthday, 4 August, finds Greta Gerwig barefoot and disorien
Greta Gerwig: ‘I don't need a man. I would have done all this anyway'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 27 days ago
The morning of her birthday, 4 August, finds Greta Gerwig barefoot and disorientated in London. Her body clock is set to New York time and her system is a tumult of sleeping pills and caffeine. She sits on the couch, facing a large, gilt-edged... Read more
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Washington Post
Jemera Rone, dogged human rights researcher in conflict zones, dies at 71Jemera Rone, second from left, is shown during a trip to Darfur in 2004. (Berca
Jemera Rone, dogged human rights researcher in conflict zones, dies at 71
Washington Post / Posted 28 days ago
Jemera Rone, second from left, is shown during a trip to Darfur in 2004. (Bercault/Human Rights Watch) It was the mid-1980s, at the height of a brutal civil war in El Salvador, when Jemera Rone, a young American lawyer working for a human rights... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'I Am Cait' recap: It's all fun and games until someone calls you oblivious"I Am Cait" leaned a little catty in its second episode, with Caitlyn Jenner ca
'I Am Cait' recap: It's all fun and games until someone calls you oblivious
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
"I Am Cait" leaned a little catty in its second episode, with Caitlyn Jenner cast in the role of the pretty party girl who doesn't realize how easy she's had it. Out publicly as a transgender woman for only about two weeks, Jenner is worried about... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'I Am Cait' recap: It's all fun and games until someone calls you oblivious"I Am Cait" leaned a little catty in its second episode, with Caitlyn Jenner ca
'I Am Cait' recap: It's all fun and games until someone calls you oblivious
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
"I Am Cait" leaned a little catty in its second episode, with Caitlyn Jenner cast in the role of the pretty party girl who doesn't realize how easy she's had it. Out publicly as a transgender woman for only about two weeks, Jenner is worried about... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
New York's Most Powerful WomenFashion designers, finance executives, real estate moguls and New York City's F
New York's Most Powerful Women
FOX 5 New York / Posted 1 months ago
Fashion designers, finance executives, real estate moguls and New York City's First Lady are all on this year's list of the city's 50 Most Powerful Women, according to Crain's New York Business. "To be a powerful woman you have to lead an impressive... Read more
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