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examiner.com
American Queen touts themed cruises along the Mississippicane plantations, opulent mansions and cotton fields while listening to expert
American Queen touts themed cruises along the Mississippi
examiner.com / Posted 2 hours ago
cane plantations, opulent mansions and cotton fields while listening to expert lecturers talk about the history of jazz music or the Civil War? American Queen Steamboat Company has a voyage for you. The company has several themed cruises... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Northeast Kansas happenings, Feb. 6566-3300. MARDI GRAS — The Lawrence Mardi Gras Parade will be at noon Tuesday,
Northeast Kansas happenings, Feb. 6
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
566-3300. MARDI GRAS — The Lawrence Mardi Gras Parade will be at noon Tuesday, Feb. 9, in downtown Lawrence. Revelers and musicians will meet at Aimee’s Cafe and Coffee Shop, 1025 Massachusetts St., to begin a procession that will end at Free... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Follow Route 36 for a cross-state Valentine’s vacationJoseph’s history continues to the Patee House Museum, which once served as the
Follow Route 36 for a cross-state Valentine’s vacation
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Joseph’s history continues to the Patee House Museum, which once served as the headquarters for the Pony Express and as a Civil War outpost. Crosby said her boys love the display of western relics, especially the 1860 train that you can board. Her... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Preview of this year's Super Bowl adsRogen and Amy Schumer (Bud Light), Steven Tyler (Skittles), Willem Dafoe and th
Preview of this year's Super Bowl ads
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
Rogen and Amy Schumer (Bud Light), Steven Tyler (Skittles), Willem Dafoe and the late Marilyn Monroe (Snickers), Arnold Schwarzenegger (Mobile Strike), Ryan Reynolds and Kevin Hart (in separate Hyundai commercials), Helen Mirren (Budweiser), James... Read more
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Philly.com
'Cold Mountain' at the Academy: Often stirring, if not always inspiredand dramatically the right man for the part all along. And for those who didn't
'Cold Mountain' at the Academy: Often stirring, if not always inspired
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
and dramatically the right man for the part all along. And for those who didn't show up for their love of contemporary music alone, Opera Philadelphia did what it does so well, cushioning the work in stunning visuals. Rarely do set and lighting... Read more
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Business Insider
A group of Syrian refugees made a rap video about their journey across Europe — so we spoke to them about itturned it into a rap song. AlBsmehAl3Rbieh, is a group of six rappers from Ale
A group of Syrian refugees made a rap video about their journey across Europe — so we spoke to them about it
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
turned it into a rap song. AlBsmehAl3Rbieh, is a group of six rappers from Aleppo that formed in 2010, as Syria headed towards the civil war that has ravaged the country. The rappers all met while they were studying and have been producing music... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsWellness through Mind-Body Integration, Thursday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., free, Cons
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Wellness through Mind-Body Integration, Thursday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., free, Constance Reynolds Belin Room; Tots and Toddlers Music, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m., Fridays, 9:15 a.m., and Saturdays, 11:30 a.m., $55; Camp Discovery,Saturdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m.,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
After agonizing search, Kayla Mueller's parents now look for her in the only way they canat the end of the hallway in the house where she once lived, sits a trunk dotte
After agonizing search, Kayla Mueller's parents now look for her in the only way they can
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
at the end of the hallway in the house where she once lived, sits a trunk dotted with decals. Inside the lid is a sticker: "War is expensive. Peace is priceless." Below it are her journals, stacked neatly, one on top of the other, for... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Every life links the past and touches eternityI was born mid-century so I have a curiosity about events like the Great Depres
Every life links the past and touches eternity
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
I was born mid-century so I have a curiosity about events like the Great Depression and World War II that can't be entirely satisfied by simply reading about them. To really know what it was like to live in a previous time is to know someone who... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sam Phillips, The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll by Peter Guralnick reviewmythical quality. And too often while reading this biography one is sorely remi
Sam Phillips, The Man Who Invented Rock ’n’ Roll by Peter Guralnick review
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
mythical quality. And too often while reading this biography one is sorely reminded of the adage that love is blind. Black musicians But, first, let’s look at the book’s strengths. Okay, its title is a misnomer. Sam Phillips did not invent... Read more
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The Morning Call
1870s Martin guitar smashed by Kurt Russell on 'Hateful Eight' setThe country's oldest guitar-maker loaned one of its vintage instruments, made i
1870s Martin guitar smashed by Kurt Russell on 'Hateful Eight' set
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
The country's oldest guitar-maker loaned one of its vintage instruments, made in the 1870s, for the post-Civil-War-era film. That wasn't the plan. Russell was supposed to smash one of a half dozen cheap duplicates for the scene. The vintage guitar... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Naples lawyer Mike McDonnell, in practice for more than four decades, dies at age 75said McDonnell suffered a massive stroke. In his 46 years of legal work, McDon
Naples lawyer Mike McDonnell, in practice for more than four decades, dies at age 75
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
said McDonnell suffered a massive stroke. In his 46 years of legal work, McDonnell combined fearlessness, intellect and warmth, endearing him to countless clients and establishing him as an elder statesman among his fellow lawyers. McDonnell... Read more
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Al.com
Why Joe Cain Day, for 50 years, is uniquely Mobileto wear the headdress as Slacabamorinico, a farcical Indian chief credited with
Why Joe Cain Day, for 50 years, is uniquely Mobile
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
to wear the headdress as Slacabamorinico, a farcical Indian chief credited with reviving Mardi Gras in Mobile following the Civil War. A year later, Wayne Dean – then a student at the University of Alabama – showed up for the first official Joe... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Super Bowl 2016: The 10 best commercialsmonth’s Deadpool, gets into some verbal sparring with a Shock Top tap handle. H
Super Bowl 2016: The 10 best commercials
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
month’s Deadpool, gets into some verbal sparring with a Shock Top tap handle. Hard to say who comes away the victor in this war of the words. Hyundai – Ryanville Speaking of Ryan Reynolds, the Vancouver heartthrob stars in one of four Hyundai... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment Schedule for Feb. 5-11.and Book Club Kravis Center, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 832-7469 o
Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment Schedule for Feb. 5-11.
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and Book Club Kravis Center, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 832-7469 or kravis.org ■ A Salute to Great Brazilian Music and Performances: Lecture by Roni Stein, 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Cohen Pavilion. National Croquet Center, 700 Florida Mango... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarCost: $5. Call 360-9287. Al-Anon - non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of C
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Cost: $5. Call 360-9287. Al-Anon - non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette. Karate - Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
The Calamitous World Order and How it Relates to SAother-worldly) triangles, circles and squares. In developing the “quadrivium” c
The Calamitous World Order and How it Relates to SA
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
other-worldly) triangles, circles and squares. In developing the “quadrivium” curriculum (arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, music) as essential to any academic education, Plato ensured that throughout antiquity, the middle ages and modernity,... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Romanovs’ only loyalty was to absolute powerfathers torture their sons to death, sons kill fathers, wives murder husbands
The Romanovs’ only loyalty was to absolute power
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
fathers torture their sons to death, sons kill fathers, wives murder husbands . . . giants and freaks are collected, dwarfs are tossed, beheaded heads kissed, tongues torn out, flesh knouted off bodies, rectums impaled, children slaughtered .... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Girl With the Moves - Meet the Dancing Biochemistthat told me dance was going to be a serious part of my life was in 2004 when I
Girl With the Moves - Meet the Dancing Biochemist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
that told me dance was going to be a serious part of my life was in 2004 when I was in Class Six. I came across American musician Ciara's music video for her popular song, 1, 2 step. It was the first time I saw a woman breakdancing. Until then,... Read more
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News.com.au
Win a night out thanks to the Habibsentry must not include: (a)any image or voice of any other person without that
Win a night out thanks to the Habibs
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
entry must not include: (a)any image or voice of any other person without that person’s express consent. Entrants warrant that if any such content is included, they have obtained the express consent of the relevant person; (b)any content... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US election 2016generates a lot of energy and dreams of having a greater influence. But unfortu
US election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
generates a lot of energy and dreams of having a greater influence. But unfortunately for Bernie Sanders, it always gets dwarfed by the mainstream in the end. Britain's opposition leader invites US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump,... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
First United Methodist Church to celebrate 150 yearsan oversized fiberglass heart at 11 a.m. Feb. 13 with symbols of the church pai
First United Methodist Church to celebrate 150 years
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
an oversized fiberglass heart at 11 a.m. Feb. 13 with symbols of the church painted on it, plus offer the public tours, music, a historical skit and a reception. The next day on Valentine's Day, the church will dedicate the heart before its... Read more
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Evening Standard
Exposure by Helen Dunmoreto blackmail, but which captures the paranoia and patriotism of those times. I
Exposure by Helen Dunmore
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
to blackmail, but which captures the paranoia and patriotism of those times. It’s 1960 and Simon Callington is a middling civil servant with a safe job at the Admiralty, secured for him by his older “friend” Giles Holloway. Simon ekes out a modest... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
History comes to life at CLC's Chalberg Theatrefemale slaves in the 1700s and 1800s, notably Tubman, who Williams said was cal
History comes to life at CLC's Chalberg Theatre
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
female slaves in the 1700s and 1800s, notably Tubman, who Williams said was called the "Moses of her people." Following the Civil War, there was Reconstruction, the birth of the Ku Klux Klan and Jim Crow laws. Still, Sojourner Truth traveled the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Black History Month Events Around TownVirginia – Learn about African-American cemeteries and stories of African-Ameri
Black History Month Events Around Town
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
Virginia – Learn about African-American cemeteries and stories of African-American genealogy, segregation and attitudes towards religion and death. Saturday, February 6, 11 a.m.-noon, Ettrick-Matoaca Library, 4501 River Road, South Chesterfield... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From rocker to missionary: The life and times of Themi AdamopouloDamascene conversion from rocker to missionary in Ebola-stricken Sierra Leone w
From rocker to missionary: The life and times of Themi Adamopoulo
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Damascene conversion from rocker to missionary in Ebola-stricken Sierra Leone was partly inspired by Mother Teresa. Some musicians have very unexpected career changes after they leave the stage. Steely Dan's guitarist became a missile defence... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedomlife turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to j
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedom
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
life turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to join the Union Army in the American Civil War, where she provided help and nursing care to Black soldiers and liberated African Americans. She also spied and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedomlife turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to j
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedom
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
life turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to join the Union Army in the American Civil War, where she provided help and nursing care to Black soldiers and liberated African Americans. She also spied and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedomlife turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to j
CLOSEUP: Reflecting on Tubman, a titan of freedom
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
life turned to another path, later in her life. In 1862, she was recruited to join the Union Army in the American Civil War, where she provided help and nursing care to Black soldiers and liberated African Americans. She also spied and... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Jean Putnam passed away Jan. 8, 2016, in Warwick, R.I. She was 94 years of age. She was b
Jean Putnam
Yellow Springs News / Posted 3 days ago
passed away Jan. 8, 2016, in Warwick, R.I. She was 94 years of age. She was born Jean Lena Unnewehr in Berea, Ohio, on May 31, 1921, to Ivy Squires Lewis Unnewehr and Emery Carl Unnewehr. Her father was a professor of physics at Baldwin... Read more
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The Washington Times
Santa Barbara Film Festival offers plethora of documentaries, searing drama31st annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival kicks off this weekend in
Santa Barbara Film Festival offers plethora of documentaries, searing drama
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
31st annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival kicks off this weekend in the glorious American Riviera, with awards, special guests, celebrity tributes to the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Johnny Depp and, of course, films... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley
Andrus On Hudson Presents Screening Of 'The General'finds hapless southern railroad engineer Johnny Gray (Buster Keaton) facing off
Andrus On Hudson Presents Screening Of 'The General'
The Daily Voice - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley / Posted 3 days ago
finds hapless southern railroad engineer Johnny Gray (Buster Keaton) facing off against union soldiers during the American Civil War. David Arner works making live music for silent films. He has been presenting live, cutting-edge improvisational... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
2015: A Cinematic Year in ReviewTen years from now, most of us will look back on 2015 and remember it as the ye
2015: A Cinematic Year in Review
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 3 days ago
Ten years from now, most of us will look back on 2015 and remember it as the year the “Star Wars” franchise returned to something close to its former glory, at least from a cinematic perspective. Blockbusters helped pace a record-breaking $11... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarand a loving adult are welcome to attend a fun Friday afternoon storytime. Enjo
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
and a loving adult are welcome to attend a fun Friday afternoon storytime. Enjoy some great stories and a simple craft afterwards with a different theme each week. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info. Fish fry - is... Read more
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AsianWeek
On The Scene – Men On The MoveAlbert has led hundred of young Chinese Americans back to China in search of an
On The Scene – Men On The Move
AsianWeek / Posted 3 days ago
Albert has led hundred of young Chinese Americans back to China in search of and visiting their ancestral villages. An awardee of many recognitions, Albert in 2012 received the “Grand Charity/Humanitarian Award” from the Overseas Chinese Affairs... Read more
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Crosscut
The making of a burlesque dancerthinking that in 3 minutes and 12 seconds this will all be over. It’s time to g
The making of a burlesque dancer
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
thinking that in 3 minutes and 12 seconds this will all be over. It’s time to go big or go home. The curtains part and the music breaks. From behind a wooden screen decoupaged with green glittering reeds and blue tulle, I wave a single elbow-length... Read more
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Salon.com
American capitalism has failed us: We’re overworked, underemployed and more powerless than ever beforeSome years ago, I faced up to the futility of reporting true things about Ameri
American capitalism has failed us: We’re overworked, underemployed and more powerless than ever before
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Some years ago, I faced up to the futility of reporting true things about America’s disastrous wars and so I left Afghanistan for another remote mountainous country far away. It was the polar opposite of Afghanistan: a peaceful, prosperous land where... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsare truly laughable. The kid’s name is Brahms — you’d think the filmmakers woul
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
are truly laughable. The kid’s name is Brahms — you’d think the filmmakers would find something inventive to do with the music by the composer of the same name. Also with Rupert Evans, James Russell, and Ben Robson. Creed (PG-13) Michael B.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 4, 2016Cooperage; local restaurants donating food to fill the bowls. School play: Hon
Community Events Listings, Feb. 4, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Cooperage; local restaurants donating food to fill the bowls. School play: Honesdale High School Players present “The Music Man,” Feb. 12-13, 7 p.m., Feb. 14., 2 p.m., $5/adults, $3/students, free/ senior citizens with Red and Black... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarthe Name of Congress," "From Turbulence to Tranquility: The Little Rock Arsenal
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
the Name of Congress," "From Turbulence to Tranquility: The Little Rock Arsenal," "The Sun Never Sets on the Mighty Jeep," "War and Remembrance: The 1911 United Confederate Veterans Reunion," "Through the Camera's Eye: The Allison Collection of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Town Crier: Montclair's going to the dogsbank in Montclair Village. It was a most unwelcome deposit. "Some dog owners s
Town Crier: Montclair's going to the dogs
Oakland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
bank in Montclair Village. It was a most unwelcome deposit. "Some dog owners seem to have a lack of respect or lack of awareness of what their pet is doing," Stomper says. The mayor cites a number of programs the Montclair Village Association... Read more
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Daily Press
Pioneering Hampton women's legacies to live on through museumflouted state law at her own peril to educate free blacks and escaped slaves in
Pioneering Hampton women's legacies to live on through museum
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
flouted state law at her own peril to educate free blacks and escaped slaves in Hampton ahead of and during the Civil War. Barrett spent decades as a social reformer in Hampton after the Civil War, petitioning courts to release young... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Journeytogether the story of the free African American community that lived here durin
Journey
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 4 days ago
together the story of the free African American community that lived here during the decades leading up to and during the Civil War. Fort Davis National Historic Site (Texas)Fort Davis National Historic Site (Texas) Fort Davis is important in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford joins Black History Month celebrationDay ceremony. Using displays and programs, the exhibit is intended to stimulat
Harford joins Black History Month celebration
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Day ceremony. Using displays and programs, the exhibit is intended to stimulate thought and discussion about the ways that music, literature and visual arts have intersected with moments of social protest in the U.S. in the modern era. It is... Read more
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Philly.com
A Spring super-storm of superheroes and superheroines... and other filmsveteran with 2011's Green Lantern), gets the lead in the X-Men spinoff. And al
A Spring super-storm of superheroes and superheroines... and other films
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
veteran with 2011's Green Lantern), gets the lead in the X-Men spinoff. And although the Huntsman of The Huntsman Winter's War is a creature born of the Grimms, wandering some fairy-tale realm, he looks and acts a heck of a lot like Marvel's Mighty... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Blood Brothersand Fictionist's erstwhile manager Andrew Maxfield—haven't been busy. The Maxf
Blood Brothers
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
and Fictionist's erstwhile manager Andrew Maxfield—haven't been busy. The Maxfields have spent the past year preparing a musical retelling of a story that takes place during the Civil War—an ambitious departure from the taut electro-pop... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
‘Dirty Dancing’ boogies over to Pantages Theatre | The TicketBergstein went on to write a theatrical version of the movie, “Dirty Dancing —
‘Dirty Dancing’ boogies over to Pantages Theatre | The Ticket
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Bergstein went on to write a theatrical version of the movie, “Dirty Dancing — The Classic Story On Stage,” a play with music and dance that has sold out performances from Australia to London and will run at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Michael Worsley, barristerhimself to “getting at the truth”. Michael Dominic Laurence Worsley was born o
Michael Worsley, barrister
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
himself to “getting at the truth”. Michael Dominic Laurence Worsley was born on February 9 1926. At the outbreak of war in 1939 he was 13 and living with his family in France. They spent the war years in Britain and from 1944 to 1945 he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Happened to Harry?for anyone who thought he or she could pull off such a despicable atrocity agai
What Happened to Harry?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
for anyone who thought he or she could pull off such a despicable atrocity against the Liberian people and humanity must beware! The Ides of March are coming, when the wrath of God may strike, and whosoever could be responsible will face the sure... Read more
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AdWeek
A Syrian Child Refugee's Real Ordeal Becomes a Storybook Nightmarethe Boat," a two-minute video, tells the story—in her own words—of a 7-year-old
A Syrian Child Refugee's Real Ordeal Becomes a Storybook Nightmare
AdWeek / Posted 4 days ago
the Boat," a two-minute video, tells the story—in her own words—of a 7-year-old girl crossing the Mediterranean to escape civil war. Battered by cold water, she admits to being terrified she and her mother will drown. Storybook-style... Read more
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