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Calgary Sun
Argos' Rich Stubler finds midfield between football and lifebut that’s OK, too. I love what I do.” ‘Everyone thinks of changing the world,
Argos' Rich Stubler finds midfield between football and life
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
but that’s OK, too. I love what I do.” ‘Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.’ — Leo Tolstoy When it comes to love, there wasn’t much in the air when Stubler was kicked to the curb in Toronto. “I kind of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
What’s religion got to do with it?Leo Tolstoy wrote, “What counts in making a happy marriage is not so how compat
What’s religion got to do with it?
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Leo Tolstoy wrote, “What counts in making a happy marriage is not so how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.” Couples who come from different backgrounds may deal with family pressures and organise double wedding ceremonies.... Read more
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New York Post
Can Josh Groban make this costly Broadway musical a hit?and “On the Town,” both of which lost several million dollars. “Natasha, Pierr
Can Josh Groban make this costly Broadway musical a hit?
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
and “On the Town,” both of which lost several million dollars. “Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812” is based on Leo Tolstoy’s “War and Peace.” Book, music and lyrics are by Dave Malloy. He’s a talented guy — the reviews for this show... Read more
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Boston Globe
The quintessential summer reading guidethoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs t
The quintessential summer reading guide
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
thoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs to inspiring sport sagas. “Anna Karenina,’’ Leo Tolstoy. Translated from the Russian by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky (Penguin) If summer reading is about... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fictionthoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs t
Fiction
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
thoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs to inspiring sport sagas. “Anna Karenina,’’ Leo Tolstoy. Translated from the Russian by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky (Penguin) If summer reading is about... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lettersthe parents. At our philosophy club at the local University of the Third Age (
Letters
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
the parents. At our philosophy club at the local University of the Third Age (U3A) we recently discovered a work by Leo Tolstoy The Gospel in Brief in which that great Russian philosopher, author of War and Peace, eliminated the dross in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Not even Sherlock Holmes could solve the mystery of Wallabies v England rugby union Testsanswer, because union operates on a different dynamic. To move from league man
Not even Sherlock Holmes could solve the mystery of Wallabies v England rugby union Tests
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
answer, because union operates on a different dynamic. To move from league man Laurie Daley to the more rah-rah-inclined Leo Tolstoy, in the 15-man code "Kings are the slaves of history". Individuals can win league games, but in union they are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
It’s time for the Nichols General Information Test!Name the author. 83. Napoleon Bonaparte’s 1812 invasion of Russia was the cent
It’s time for the Nichols General Information Test!
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Name the author. 83. Napoleon Bonaparte’s 1812 invasion of Russia was the central episode on which the Russian master Leo Tolstoy based his epic novel. Name it. 84. ANCHORAGE is the largest city in what U.S. state? 85. Which of the following... Read more
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The Financial Express
Ruskin Bond’s latest cracks the code to happinessAusten, Mahatma Gandhi, Dalai Lama, Charlotte Bronte, Osho, Pablo Neruda, Sylvi
Ruskin Bond’s latest cracks the code to happiness
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
Austen, Mahatma Gandhi, Dalai Lama, Charlotte Bronte, Osho, Pablo Neruda, Sylvia Plath, Stephen Fry, Benjamin Franklin, Leo Tolstoy, Albert Camus, Oscar Wilde, William Shakespeare, Aldous Huxley and Rumi among others. According to the author,... Read more
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NBC News
Every Single Word Spoken by Vladimir Putin to Be PublishedMOSCOW — Leo Tolstoy, Alexander Pushkin, Anton Chekhov — the masterworks of Rus
Every Single Word Spoken by Vladimir Putin to Be Published
NBC News / Posted 16 days ago
MOSCOW — Leo Tolstoy, Alexander Pushkin, Anton Chekhov — the masterworks of Russian wordsmiths adorn bookshelves around the world. And now another countryman's oeuvre can be added to the list: President Vladimir Putin. Russian firm Novy Klyuch says... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squada man during this year's annual phone-in with the Russian president. "Spring i
Bluff Your Way Through Russia's Euro 2016 Football Squad
The Moscow Times / Posted 17 days ago
a man during this year's annual phone-in with the Russian president. "Spring is a time of plans and projects," wrote Leo Tolstoy in "Anna Karenina." Fortunately for the less industrious among us, it's also a time of long evenings, warm... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham's Bluebird Cafe caters for growing vegan clienteleChristie, Martin Freeman, Adolf Hitler, Joanna Lumley, Sir Paul McCartney, Pyth
Nottingham's Bluebird Cafe caters for growing vegan clientele
Nottingham Post / Posted 17 days ago
Christie, Martin Freeman, Adolf Hitler, Joanna Lumley, Sir Paul McCartney, Pythagoras, Susan Sarandon, George Bernard Shaw, Leo Tolstoy and Voltaire. But who are the living role models for the vegan cause? Celebrities who are known to observe a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Melba's house to open to public for first timein fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting o
Melba's house to open to public for first time
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
in fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting on a bureau was given to Melba by author Leo Tolstoy on a trip to St Petersburg, Russia. In Melba's bedroom is a vivid Belgian Blue glassware set, her Hermes riding... Read more
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The Courier
Melba's house to open to public for first timein fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting o
Melba's house to open to public for first time
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
in fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting on a bureau was given to Melba by author Leo Tolstoy on a trip to St Petersburg, Russia. In Melba's bedroom is a vivid Belgian Blue glassware set, her Hermes riding... Read more
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The Age
Melba's house to open to public for first timein fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting o
Melba's house to open to public for first time
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
in fountain pen in a diary. An exquisite ebony and ivory writing box sitting on a bureau was given to Melba by author Leo Tolstoy on a trip to St Petersburg, Russia. In Melba's bedroom is a vivid Belgian Blue glassware set, her Hermes riding... Read more
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Daily Press
Get Serious! column: Summer living heating uplightweight fiction you indulge in, instead of your usual fare of the collected
Get Serious! column: Summer living heating up
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
lightweight fiction you indulge in, instead of your usual fare of the collected works of St. Thomas Aquinas and Leo Tolstoy. We ourselves prefer to stack the reading list with a bunch of old appliance manuals and that perennial favorite,... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Last Chance To Catch the Spring Blossoms in Moscow"Spring is a time of plans and projects," wrote Leo Tolstoy in "Anna Karenina."
Last Chance To Catch the Spring Blossoms in Moscow
The Moscow Times / Posted 24 days ago
"Spring is a time of plans and projects," wrote Leo Tolstoy in "Anna Karenina." Fortunately for the less industrious among us, it's also a time of long evenings, warm sunshine and floral beauty shows of breathtaking proportions. With the arrival of... Read more
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Daily News
His world of wisdomDr. Wickramasinghe recalled among Martin Wickramasinghe’s favourite writers wer
His world of wisdom
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Dr. Wickramasinghe recalled among Martin Wickramasinghe’s favourite writers were Russian novelists such as Anton Chekhov, Leo Tolstoy and Fyodor Dostoyevsky, American writers like Ernest Hemingway and John Steinbeck, and English writers like... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Putin Named Honorary Citizen of Crimean SevastopolAltabaeva. Aside from Putin, Sevastopol can boast of having legendary cosmonau
Putin Named Honorary Citizen of Crimean Sevastopol
The Moscow Times / Posted 25 days ago
Altabaeva. Aside from Putin, Sevastopol can boast of having legendary cosmonaut Yury Gagarin, Soviet polar explorer Ivan Papanin, the author of "War and Peace" Leo Tolstoy and Ukraine's second president Leonid Kuchma on its list of honory citi... Read more
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The New Statesman
As the Johnny Depp domestic abuse claims reveal, we are too quick to make excuses for men we admirehe is surely a fascinating and admirable character in so many other ways. Willi
As the Johnny Depp domestic abuse claims reveal, we are too quick to make excuses for men we admire
The New Statesman / Posted 26 days ago
he is surely a fascinating and admirable character in so many other ways. William Burroughs shot his wife in the head and Leo Tolstoy raped his wife repeatedly and Roman Polanski sodomised a drugged 13-year-old, but weren’t they geniuses, and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Book Marks: Put a Penguin in your pocketDavid Thoreau; A Parisian Affair by Guy de Maupassant; The Beast Within by Emil
Book Marks: Put a Penguin in your pocket
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 27 days ago
David Thoreau; A Parisian Affair by Guy de Maupassant; The Beast Within by Emile Zola; The Cossacks and Hadji Murat by Leo Tolstoy; The Malay Archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace; The Rainbow by DH Lawrence; My Childhood by Maxim Gorky; and O... Read more
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Sun Star
Museo Sugbo now hosts bust of famous Russian novelistA BUST of Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, which was installed at the Cebu Interna
Museo Sugbo now hosts bust of famous Russian novelist
Sun Star / Posted 29 days ago
A BUST of Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, which was installed at the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) in Mandaue City six years ago, was re-installed yesterday at the Museo Sugbo along M.J. Cuenco Ave. in Cebu City. Russian Ambassador to... Read more

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