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The Daily Jeffersonian
Get full game stories in Sunday's Varsity Extra!once held a 42-14 lead. “I though the kids did a nice job of bouncing back fro
Get full game stories in Sunday's Varsity Extra!
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
once held a 42-14 lead. “I though the kids did a nice job of bouncing back from last week’s tough loss,” Barnesville coach Matt Johnson explained. “Our defense was solid all night and on offense we just continued to do what we do. Our effort was... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Operation Avalanche' Executes Delicious Cinematic Con Game(opening Sept. 23 at Landmark's Ken Cinema). It’s a mockumentary about the U.S.
'Operation Avalanche' Executes Delicious Cinematic Con Game
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
(opening Sept. 23 at Landmark's Ken Cinema). It’s a mockumentary about the U.S. government creating a fake lunar landing. Matt Johnson starts with a concept most Hollywood filmmakers never consider: that filmgoers are smart and want to be... Read more
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/Film
Operation Avalanche Interviewman in charge of the project. The making of the film is just as fascinating as
Operation Avalanche Interview
/Film / Posted 3 days ago
man in charge of the project. The making of the film is just as fascinating as the final product: co-writer/director/star Matt Johnson and producer Matthew Miller not only had to create a convincing ’60 setting on a small budget, they had to do it... Read more
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Slate
Operation Avalanche Depicts a Fake Moon Landing in a Realistic WayA daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca. How Filmmakers Faked the Moo
Operation Avalanche Depicts a Fake Moon Landing in a Realistic Way
Slate / Posted 3 days ago
A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca. How Filmmakers Faked the Moon Landing Inside Real NASA Matt Johnson and Matthew Miller tricked America’s space agency into helping them with the new conspiracy mockumentary, Operation Avalanche. For... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Podcast Episode 91: Spock, NASA, And A Real Documentary Versus A Fake OneLeonard Nimoy and the iconic character of Spock that his dad created on the ori
Podcast Episode 91: Spock, NASA, And A Real Documentary Versus A Fake One
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Leonard Nimoy and the iconic character of Spock that his dad created on the original "Star Trek" TV series in the 1960s. Matt Johnson, on the other hand, has created a clever and often hilarious fake documentary called "Operation Avalanche" about... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Another fest on the burner: Fried Chicken Festival, hot licks and hot wingsopens the fest, taking the stage at 11:30 a.m. with a new configuration of his
Another fest on the burner: Fried Chicken Festival, hot licks and hot wings
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
opens the fest, taking the stage at 11:30 a.m. with a new configuration of his band playing for the first time. Guitarist Matt Johnson, will replace his longtime and also much-loved fretman Todd Duke in the group that includes trumpeter Wendell... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Lonergan dismissal leaves questions unansweredhead coach. Associate head coach Hajj Turner, assistant coach Carmen Maciariel
Lonergan dismissal leaves questions unanswered
The GW Hatchet / Posted 6 days ago
head coach. Associate head coach Hajj Turner, assistant coach Carmen Maciariello and strength and conditioning coach Matt Johnson were all active on Twitter Saturday morning before the official announcement was made, posting several photos... Read more
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News 8000
News 8 Highlight Zone - September 16, 2016it outside and dives to the pylon for a touchdown. extending the lead to 21..
News 8 Highlight Zone - September 16, 2016
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
it outside and dives to the pylon for a touchdown. extending the lead to 21... Later in the 3rd. More Red Raiders. Matt Johnson to Austin Steele 45 yards for the touchdown. Central now up 28.... Final... Central 48 Aquinas... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How director Matt Johnson fell for 'Operation Avalanche,' a fake doc about faking the moon landing“The Dirties,” which revolved around two high school friends making a film abou
How director Matt Johnson fell for 'Operation Avalanche,' a fake doc about faking the moon landing
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
“The Dirties,” which revolved around two high school friends making a film about the school’s bullies that goes awry, Matt Johnson wanted to make it so authentic he enrolled in a high school and convinced students and teachers he was an actual... Read more
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New York Post
Moon landing conspiracy theorists, ‘Operation Avalanche’ is for youthe urban legend that the moon landing was faked, with some fresh twists. In t
Moon landing conspiracy theorists, ‘Operation Avalanche’ is for you
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
the urban legend that the moon landing was faked, with some fresh twists. In the 1960s, two CIA agents (co-writer-director Matt Johnson and Owen Williams) volunteer to infiltrate NASA on the pretext of filming a documentary but with the real... Read more
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Mashable
The director who fooled NASA into helping make fake moon-landing doc 'Operation Avalanche'de Boer/GETTY IMAGES After making a name for himself in the independent film w
The director who fooled NASA into helping make fake moon-landing doc 'Operation Avalanche'
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
de Boer/GETTY IMAGES After making a name for himself in the independent film world with The Dirties, Canadian director Matt Johnson is back with Operation Avalanche, a faux documentary about four CIA agents who go undercover inside NASA, where... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Television and TIFF have a complicated, tricky relationshipand a little gem. Certainly it is far more sophisticated than the Web series on
Television and TIFF have a complicated, tricky relationship
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
and a little gem. Certainly it is far more sophisticated than the Web series on which it is based. Stars and creators Matt Johnson and Jay McCarrol are two twentysomething best buds, living aimlessly in Toronto. They’ve got a band – called... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS REPORT: Tuesday’s scoresUpton/Morris; Schenevus; Edmeston; Unatego; Afton/Harpursville. Leading individ
HS REPORT: Tuesday’s scores
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Upton/Morris; Schenevus; Edmeston; Unatego; Afton/Harpursville. Leading individuals: 1-Ben Ericksen (N) 13:50; 2-Matt Johnson (A/H) 14:07; 3-Dylan Campbell (Delh) 14:26; 4-Hans Hilson-Schneider (Delhi) 14:39; 5-Alex Padovani (Delhi)... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Scenes from TIFF, Day 6: Is there a Canadian identity?I think, can be fruitfully expanded beyond the crop of Toronto filmmakers Mr. H
Scenes from TIFF, Day 6: Is there a Canadian identity?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
I think, can be fruitfully expanded beyond the crop of Toronto filmmakers Mr. Hertz writes about, namely: Andrew Cividino, Matt Johnson, Chelsea McMullan, Kazik Radwanski and Pavan Moondi. One of the perennial opportunities TIFF offers is the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Men Win Montevallo Fall Moon Invitationaltotal was strong enough for sixth place in the medalist hunt. The Flames were s
Lee Men Win Montevallo Fall Moon Invitational
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
total was strong enough for sixth place in the medalist hunt. The Flames were solid up and down the scoresheet. Sophomore Matt Johnson placed in a tie for seventh after rounds of 70-71 – 141. Wright had a 74 on Monday, but came firing back with a... Read more
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walesonline
TV star Matt Johnson opens up about his battle with depressionout has been more of a social thing. I’m lucky that my friends reach out to me
TV star Matt Johnson opens up about his battle with depression
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
out has been more of a social thing. I’m lucky that my friends reach out to me and make sure that I’m out of the house.”Matt Johnson The slogan of the campaign is ‘Small things make a big difference to people with mental health problems’. Matt... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Men Lead Montevallo Full Moon Invitational6,745 yard course.Sylvester holds a one-stroke advantage over North Georgia's M
Lee Men Lead Montevallo Full Moon Invitational
The Chattanoogan / Posted 12 days ago
6,745 yard course.Sylvester holds a one-stroke advantage over North Georgia's Matt Elliott, who finished with a 66. Lee's Matt Johnson and Corey Sheppard are tied for seventh after 1-under 70s. Freshman Dylan Lillard is deadlocked for 11th after... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Business Buzz: The Galaxy reopens downtownCookhouse will start serving breakfast at 6 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays starting
Business Buzz: The Galaxy reopens downtown
Craig Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Cookhouse will start serving breakfast at 6 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays starting Sept. 17. For more information, contact Matt Johnson at 970-701-3400. Next business Lunch and Learn scheduled for Sept. 21 Colorado Northwestern Community College,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
FALL MOVIE PREVIEW: See ya later, superheroesAVALANCHE: Conspiracists have long contended that the 1969 moon landing was a h
FALL MOVIE PREVIEW: See ya later, superheroes
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
AVALANCHE: Conspiracists have long contended that the 1969 moon landing was a hoax. So writer-director Matt Johnson cleverly imagines that the ruse is true, casting himself as one of two CIA agents (the other played by Owen... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
FALL MOVIE PREVIEW: See ya later, superheroesAVALANCHE: Conspiracists have long contended that the 1969 moon landing was a h
FALL MOVIE PREVIEW: See ya later, superheroes
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 14 days ago
AVALANCHE: Conspiracists have long contended that the 1969 moon landing was a hoax. So writer-director Matt Johnson cleverly imagines that the ruse is true, casting himself as one of two CIA agents (the other played by Owen... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
31st annual National Championship Chuckwagon Races, ClintonNational Championship Chuckwagon Races, Clinton To report abuse or misuse of t
31st annual National Championship Chuckwagon Races, Clinton
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
National Championship Chuckwagon Races, Clinton To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy. Photos by Matt Johnson, Contributing Photograp... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Troopers score early and often in winCarson Cyder recovered a fumble, and blocked a punt and recovered it. • The on
Troopers score early and often in win
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Carson Cyder recovered a fumble, and blocked a punt and recovered it. • The only pass the Mooreville offense threw was an 85-yard score from Michael Tharp to Tanner Gray. • The lone Mantachie score was a third quarter 46-yard run by Matt Jo... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Meet the millennial filmmakers out to revolutionize Canadian contentmaking wildly inventive features for next to nothing, bucking the system in a b
Meet the millennial filmmakers out to revolutionize Canadian content
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
making wildly inventive features for next to nothing, bucking the system in a bid to retain creative control. There was Matt Johnson, who parlayed a Web series defiantly titled nirvanna the band the show into the school-shooting satire The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
'Can-con bad boy' Matt Johnson: Meet the enemy inside TIFF’s gatesfeatures. But there is one description in this year’s TIFF program that fits al
'Can-con bad boy' Matt Johnson: Meet the enemy inside TIFF’s gates
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
features. But there is one description in this year’s TIFF program that fits almost too perfectly – the line that refers to Matt Johnson as a “Can-con bad boy.” The 31-year-old writer-director-actor has become a polarizing figure over the past... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Matt Johnson: The enemy inside TIFF’s gatesfeatures. But there is one description in this year’s TIFF program that fits al
Matt Johnson: The enemy inside TIFF’s gates
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
features. But there is one description in this year’s TIFF program that fits almost too perfectly – the line that refers to Matt Johnson as a “Can-con bad boy.” The 31-year-old writer-director-actor has become a polarizing figure over the past... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama golfers announced for Men's State Team Championship at Country Club of Birmingham later this monthgolfers. The Alabama Golf Association announced at the Country Club that the p
Alabama golfers announced for Men's State Team Championship at Country Club of Birmingham later this month
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
golfers. The Alabama Golf Association announced at the Country Club that the players to represent Alabama in the event are Matt Johnson, 36, of Dothan; Woodie Eubanks, 40, of Trussville; and Steven Groover, 31, of Birmingham. Johnson, the... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Plenty of games ahead for local boys water polo teamsway to play some teams that we might not normally see, and get a lot of good ga
Plenty of games ahead for local boys water polo teams
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
way to play some teams that we might not normally see, and get a lot of good games in a short period of time," Gunn coach Matt Johnson said. "It is one way to evaluate my team, however I prefer to evaluate how we do in single games." Gunn opened... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Solar Bears add former Ohio State Buckeye Matt JohnsonSweden’s Hockeyettan, posting 16 points (7g-9a) and 10 penalty minutes in 34 ga
Solar Bears add former Ohio State Buckeye Matt Johnson
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
Sweden’s Hockeyettan, posting 16 points (7g-9a) and 10 penalty minutes in 34 games while serving as an alternate captain. “Matt Johnson brings speed and physicality to our lineup,” Solar Bears head coach Anthony Noreen said. “He’s got a great work... Read more
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The Star
Charlotte 49ers quarterback Kevin Olsen hopes for football redemptionthe three players who shared the quarterback job during the 49ers' 2-10 inaugur
Charlotte 49ers quarterback Kevin Olsen hopes for football redemption
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
the three players who shared the quarterback job during the 49ers' 2-10 inaugural season in Conference USA - Lee McNeill, Matt Johnson and Brooks Barden. "He's done a nice job from a work ethic standpoint," coach Brad Lambert said of Kevin Olsen.... Read more
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The Star
Kevin Olsen hopes to get football redemption as Charlotte 49ers quarterback in a NFL city where his older brother is a starthe three players who shared the quarterback job during the 49ers' 2-10 inaugur
Kevin Olsen hopes to get football redemption as Charlotte 49ers quarterback in a NFL city where his older brother is a star
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
the three players who shared the quarterback job during the 49ers' 2-10 inaugural season in Conference USA - Lee McNeill, Matt Johnson and Brooks Barden. "He's done a nice job from a work ethic standpoint," coach Brad Lambert said of Kevin Olsen.... Read more
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Columbus Alive
Fashion Meets Music Festival 2016following. Friday night’s closer was the hyperactive pop duo Matt & Kim. “Colu
Fashion Meets Music Festival 2016
Columbus Alive / Posted 19 days ago
following. Friday night’s closer was the hyperactive pop duo Matt & Kim. “Columbus is kind of a second home to us,” Matt Johnson said, stating the obvious for a band that was shockingly playing its first local show in 2016. Though the crowd... Read more
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Philly.com
Poconos-like hiking now available in South Jersey's redone parkthe park. A special horse mounting area for riders and dedicated parking spots
Poconos-like hiking now available in South Jersey's redone park
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
the park. A special horse mounting area for riders and dedicated parking spots for horse trailers are another new feature. Matt Johnson, the county's park development coordinator, said the mounting platform accommodates disabled riders who can... Read more
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CBS News
The water workout trend health experts are gushing overmedicine at Plainview Hospital in Plainview, New York. “I personally prescribe
The water workout trend health experts are gushing over
CBS News / Posted 23 days ago
medicine at Plainview Hospital in Plainview, New York. “I personally prescribe it for knee issues and low back issues.” Matt Johnson, a physical therapist at St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, told CBS News that the tank is... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Weekend of festivals, AC/DC offers range of music genresconcert portion of the weekend, while Michelle Lesniak, winner of "Project Runw
Weekend of festivals, AC/DC offers range of music genres
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
concert portion of the weekend, while Michelle Lesniak, winner of "Project Runway" in 2013, highlights the design side. Matt Johnson, half of the energetic Matt and Kim, didn’t know much about the music festival when he signed on to perform, but... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Picking Top 25 Games Against the Spreadthe Falcons would've had a fighting chance to beat the 27.5- point spread when
Picking Top 25 Games Against the Spread
Bleacher Report / Posted 24 days ago
the Falcons would've had a fighting chance to beat the 27.5- point spread when head coach Dino Babers called the shots and Matt Johnson distributed the football. Both of them are gone, though, and so are Bowling Green's top three receivers. Ohio... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Athlon Sports ranks all 128 FBS starting quarterbacksHowever, Knapke is a good building block on offense for new coach Mike Jinks. H
Athlon Sports ranks all 128 FBS starting quarterbacks
Yahoo Sports / Posted 25 days ago
However, Knapke is a good building block on offense for new coach Mike Jinks. He started 13 games in place of an injured Matt Johnson in 2014 and threw for 3,173 yards and 15 touchdowns. 76. Troy Williams, Utah Williams was sidelined at the end... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Central Baptist College Mustangs Sports Media Day, ConwayCollege Mustangs Sports Media Day, Conway To report abuse or misuse of this ar
Central Baptist College Mustangs Sports Media Day, Conway
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
College Mustangs Sports Media Day, Conway To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy. Photos by Matt Johnson/Contributing Ph... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Panhandle well-represented in Mountain Eastwho has the most game time among all of the locals, and wide receiver Casey Cot
Panhandle well-represented in Mountain East
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 25 days ago
who has the most game time among all of the locals, and wide receiver Casey Cottrell. At Fairmont, it's offensive lineman Matt Johnson of Berkeley Springs and linebacker Jacob Vanorsdale of Martinsburg. Martinsburg's Miguel Diaz is on the roster... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Prep kickoff 2016: Preview of 12 area teams5-10, 155, Jr.; Jordan Brown, RB/QB, 5-10, 180, Sr.; Mac Thompson, WR/DB, 6-2,
Prep kickoff 2016: Preview of 12 area teams
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
5-10, 155, Jr.; Jordan Brown, RB/QB, 5-10, 180, Sr.; Mac Thompson, WR/DB, 6-2, 170, Jr.; Zac Morgan, RB/DB, 5-8, 150, Jr.; Matt Johnson, OL/LB, 6-1, 190, Sr.; Caden Searcy, WR/DB, 6-0, 180, JR.; Eric Neas, WR/DB, 6-1, 180, Jr.; Keaton Rickard,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Prep kickoff 2016: Area preview5-10, 155, Jr.; Jordan Brown, RB/QB, 5-10, 180, Sr.; Mac Thompson, WR/DB, 6-2,
Prep kickoff 2016: Area preview
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
5-10, 155, Jr.; Jordan Brown, RB/QB, 5-10, 180, Sr.; Mac Thompson, WR/DB, 6-2, 170, Jr.; Zac Morgan, RB/DB, 5-8, 150, Jr.; Matt Johnson, OL/LB, 6-1, 190, Sr.; Caden Searcy, WR/DB, 6-0, 180, JR.; Eric Neas, WR/DB, 6-1, 180, Jr.; Keaton Rickard,... Read more
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Philly.com
New push to complete a long-planned NJ-PA bicycle trailLake using a foot bridge and then travel past meadows, woods, and steep ravines
New push to complete a long-planned NJ-PA bicycle trail
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
Lake using a foot bridge and then travel past meadows, woods, and steep ravines. "The park will be an attraction," said Matt Johnson, county coordinator of park development. From there, the Heritage Trail will involve sidewalks and bike lanes... Read more
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News 8000
Live Coverage: Charlie Clifford joins Central coach Tony Servais as they prepare for home openerare you with this young group right You make some changes to open up this offe
Live Coverage: Charlie Clifford joins Central coach Tony Servais as they prepare for home opener
News 8000 / Posted 29 days ago
are you with this young group right You make some changes to open up this offense. In the opener, your junior quarterback Matt Johnson tosses a pair a touchdowns. And Sophomore A.C. Riley runs well. Memorial made it tough on offense for Trey... Read more
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Op-Ed News
LAPD wants to lend a helping hand to the families of people they've killedwith relatives of those who are killed by police or died while in the LAPD's cu
LAPD wants to lend a helping hand to the families of people they've killed
Op-Ed News / Posted 30 days ago
with relatives of those who are killed by police or died while in the LAPD's custody.' Police Commission President Matt Johnson noted that relatives of people fatally shot by LAPD officers often attend the commission's weekly meetings... Read more

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