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2015/06/30 19:10
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Amazon has inked an expanded licensing pact with PBS to bring drama "Wolf Hall" and other upcoming series from the pubcaster's "Masterpiece" franchise exclusively to Prime Instant Video...
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2015/06/30 19:04
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The Society for American Baseball Research ( SABR ) just completed its 45th annual meeting in Chicago. When many baseball fans hear SABR, they think of Bill James and sabermetrics. While...
2015/06/30 17:02
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Some film franchises and television shows have a large enough mythology and universe that entire encyclopedias (or more commonly Wikis today) have been written in an attempt to chronicle every facet...
2015/06/28 06:19
2015/06/28 06:19
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Eleven days have passed since nine black worshipers were killed in the sanctuary of their church in a city that cherishes its Old South roots, gunned down by a young man who professed white supremacy...
2015/06/26 10:53
2015/06/26 10:53
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This week Henry Louis Gates Jr. once again found himself in the middle of another national teachable moment about race. The first time, six years ago, seemed to end amicably enough over beers on the...
2015/06/26 10:30
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... 25, 2015) For a week each year Nantucket Island becomes a tiny little Hollywood East with famous faces and L.A. movers and shakers on island for the Nantucket Film Festival. But in truth, the...
2015/06/26 05:08
2015/06/26 05:08
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I was looking through the shelves of new non-fiction books at our library recently and found the perfect book for summer browsing: "The National Parks: America's Best Idea, An Illustrated History," by...
2015/06/26 00:19
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Mazie Phillips-Gordon, the so-called Queen of the Bowery, was a cartoonishly large real-life heroine that no fiction writer would dare make up. A busty bottle-blonde with a green celluloid eyeshade...
2015/06/25 21:45
2015/06/25 21:45
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State and local governments, retailers, and other entities continue to assess what to do with the Confederate flag, a week after the terrible shooting in Charleston shocked lawmakers into considering...
2015/06/24 17:04
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The “outing” of Rachel Dolezal as a white woman placed the complexities of race in the United States in full view of all Americans. Dolezal had lived the past decade as a black woman, taking...
2015/06/24 03:19
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After decades of bitter debate over whether the Confederate battle flag is a proud symbol of regional heritage or a shameful emblem of this nation’s most grievous sins, the argument may finally be...
2015/06/24 02:19
2015/06/24 02:19
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After decades of bitter debate over whether the Confederate battle flag is a proud symbol of regional heritage or a shameful emblem of this nation’s most grievous sins, the argument may finally be...
2015/06/23 05:49
2015/06/23 05:49
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Streaming is great — but not everyone has the cash for a monthly subscription to Netflix, Hulu Plus, HBO Now or Amazon Prime (or access to an HBO GO password). But if you have a New Orleans Public...
2015/06/22 14:57
2015/06/22 14:57
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In the wake of the church shootings in Charleston, S.C., we have seen and heard some powerful condemnations. While we find the act of violence, the penultimate hate crime, deplorable, so is...
2015/06/20 22:39
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If the City of St. George is dead, then Better Together is arguably the group that killed it. In the end, the Registrar of Voters found the petition failed by 71 names. During the final three days...
2015/06/18 13:57
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Just the name, the Rev. Jan Christian, evokes a sense of passion, progress and community. Having come to Ventura in 2002 to serve the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, her progressive...
2015/06/17 04:20
2015/06/17 04:20
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Father’s Day is near and here are a few last-minute gift suggestions for the dad who loves watching movies and binge consuming TV shows in his man cave. Cheers: The Complete Series (Paramount Home...
2015/06/14 11:58
2015/06/14 11:58
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OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (AP) � The massive elk, moose and buffalo heads are back up. The lion-, tiger- and bearskin rugs are back down and the Lincoln, Jefferson and Grant portraits have been...
2015/06/13 05:21
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Branden Lake, a recent graduate of Youngsville High School, has been awarded a Foster McCarl Jr. Scholarship by the Mechanical Contractors Association of Northwest Pennsylvania. Branden is the son of...
2015/06/12 07:37
2015/06/12 07:37
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The center's Healing Garden will be named in honor of Christina Echols Gordon, an avid gardener who couldn't get treatment in Hendersonville at the time she became ill. “It was a five-and-a-half hour...
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