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BBC News
U2 at 40: From teenage dreams in a kitchen jam to the top of rock's hierarchycheap instruments crammed into a back room in Larry Mullen Jr's parents' home,
U2 at 40: From teenage dreams in a kitchen jam to the top of rock's hierarchy
BBC News / Posted 6 hours ago
cheap instruments crammed into a back room in Larry Mullen Jr's parents' home, U2 sit on top of the rock hierarchy. Those "misfits", as their school-friend Frank Kearns calls them, included Adam Clayton, David Evans and Paul Hewson. They had... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Foreign-policy unicornsworld. In fact, as John Mueller and others keep reminding us, the vast majorit
Foreign-policy unicorns
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
world. In fact, as John Mueller and others keep reminding us, the vast majority of contemporary terrorists are incompetent misfits, and even the very best of them fall well short of evil genius. They can and do stage small-scale attacks that cause... Read more
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Mississauga News
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porterthe war ... But these remarkable individuals typically acted on their own, agai
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porter
Mississauga News / Posted 20 hours ago
the war ... But these remarkable individuals typically acted on their own, against prevailing social norms. They were misfits who, long after the war had ended, insisted on keeping their wartime heroism a secret from their neighbours — afraid,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Sweden needs 'almost a perfect game' to get by EuropeTeam Europe. Especially not the Swedes. Members of Tre Kronor know first hand
Sweden needs 'almost a perfect game' to get by Europe
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 20 hours ago
Team Europe. Especially not the Swedes. Members of Tre Kronor know first hand what the rag-tag group of overseas misfits can do after a 6-2 drubbing in the pre-tournament finale, and they need to avenge that loss Sunday if they want to... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porterthe war ... But these remarkable individuals typically acted on their own, agai
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porter
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 21 hours ago
the war ... But these remarkable individuals typically acted on their own, against prevailing social norms. They were misfits who, long after the war had ended, insisted on keeping their wartime heroism a secret from their neighbours — afraid,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield Countythe age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle school was the catalyst. “I
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield County
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 hours ago
the age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle school was the catalyst. “In seventh grade one of my friends wore a Misfits shirt to school. I said, ‘Yo, what is that?’ I went down to our record store and I bought their first record. Pretty... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield Countythe age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle school was the catalyst. “I
Disturbing the peace: Local teens bring punk rock to Fairfield County
The New Canaan News / Posted 23 hours ago
the age of 7, a T-shirt worn by a friend in middle school was the catalyst. “In seventh grade one of my friends wore a Misfits shirt to school. I said, ‘Yo, what is that?’ I went down to our record store and I bought their first record. Pretty... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Threatening flyer has Café Racer’s owner reliving nightmareroad project, now finished. Mostly Café Racer is recovering, too. Any given nig
Threatening flyer has Café Racer’s owner reliving nightmare
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
road project, now finished. Mostly Café Racer is recovering, too. Any given night you’ll find it packed with artists and misfits — on some Tuesdays with cartoonists doing a group project, on Sundays for its live jam series called the “Racer... Read more
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News.com.au
Lights, camera, action: hotels in movies you can actually stay inan all-star cast of British acting greats — including Judi Dench, Maggie Smith
Lights, camera, action: hotels in movies you can actually stay in
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
an all-star cast of British acting greats — including Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Bill Nighy — who played a bunch of aged misfits moving to a retirement hotel in India. Raking in a whopping $150 million-plus at the box office, its success lured... Read more
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IGN
Fruit Ninja: New Line Makes Deal for Video Game Movie AdaptationTripp Vinson of Vinson Films is once again reuniting with New Line for the proj
Fruit Ninja: New Line Makes Deal for Video Game Movie Adaptation
IGN / Posted yesterday
Tripp Vinson of Vinson Films is once again reuniting with New Line for the project, which tells the story of a group of misfits who become Fruit Ninjas in hopes of saving the world. Vinson and New Line have worked together on several films in... Read more
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CNET
Fruit Ninja game to be blended into a big-screen moviehas bought the rights to make a movie out of the game, according to The Hollywo
Fruit Ninja game to be blended into a big-screen movie
CNET / Posted yesterday
has bought the rights to make a movie out of the game, according to The Hollywood Reporter. It'll revolve around "a team of misfits who are recruited to become Fruit Ninjas in order to save the world." May brought news that writers J.P. Lavin and... Read more
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Box Office Prophets
Reagen Sulewski Forecasts the WeekendWashington for this story of a grizzled cowboy who takes a job to protect a tow
Reagen Sulewski Forecasts the Weekend
Box Office Prophets / Posted yesterday
Washington for this story of a grizzled cowboy who takes a job to protect a town from a band of mauraders, gathering up six misfits (including Chris Pratt – so hot right now – Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onfrio and Byung-hun Lee) to help him out. As the... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Magnificent SevenEmma Cullen (Haley Bennett) hires bounty hunter Sam Chisolm (Denzel Washington)
The Magnificent Seven
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 2 days ago
Emma Cullen (Haley Bennett) hires bounty hunter Sam Chisolm (Denzel Washington) to assemble a ragtag band of gun-wielding misfits willing to put an end to Bogue’s tyranny. In what appears to be misplaced reverence for Sturges’ film, Fuqua repeats... Read more
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Games Radar
11 places you've seen the type of 'hackers' in this Watch Dogs 2 trailer beforefrom the 2016 Global Cyberlympics hacking competition. They're Norwegian: They
11 places you've seen the type of 'hackers' in this Watch Dogs 2 trailer before
Games Radar / Posted 2 days ago
from the 2016 Global Cyberlympics hacking competition. They're Norwegian: They look a little different from our rag-tag misfits here, don't they? But maybe I'm not being fair. So let's break it down, group member by group member. First up, we... Read more
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New York Post
This is the ultimate reminder of Bill Belichick’s greatnessand cohesive collection of talent on both offense and defense. The New England
This is the ultimate reminder of Bill Belichick’s greatness
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
and cohesive collection of talent on both offense and defense. The New England Patriots — the rotating collection of misfits and no-names — were playing with a third-string, rookie quarterback who had hours to prepare to take on one of the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why a Silicon Valley Founder Is Funding a Factory for Trump Memesthis conflict—Revenge of the Nerds, Weird Science, Ghostbusters, Sixteen Candle
Why a Silicon Valley Founder Is Funding a Factory for Trump Memes
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
this conflict—Revenge of the Nerds, Weird Science, Ghostbusters, Sixteen Candles—the nerds are always outcasts and misfits. And these fables all end the same way. Through a combination of smarts and good fortune, the nerds demonstrate some... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Moyo: Successionists, Khama can go hangAuthority (NTA) fronted by Ibbo Mandaza, a loose affiliation of electionphobic
Moyo: Successionists, Khama can go hang
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
Authority (NTA) fronted by Ibbo Mandaza, a loose affiliation of electionphobic opposition parties calling themselves NERA, misfits of African leaders such as Botswana’s Ian Khama who never misses an opportunity to please Western imperialists and... Read more
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express
How the SAS was founded by a motley crew of bar-room brawlers and misfitsThe first crop of SAS soldiers were a motley crew of bar-room brawlers, public
How the SAS was founded by a motley crew of bar-room brawlers and misfits
express / Posted 2 days ago
The first crop of SAS soldiers were a motley crew of bar-room brawlers, public school hell-raisers, eccentrics and misfits but they all embodied the tenets of courage, honour and ingenuity. A new book, the first authorised history of the SAS, sheds... Read more
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iol.co.za
Review: Magnificent Seven misfits reunitevariety was the guiding principle more than anything else, the obvious irony be
Review: Magnificent Seven misfits reunite
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
variety was the guiding principle more than anything else, the obvious irony being that it’s now a rainbow coalition of misfits defending an all-white town against all-white villains way out west in 1879. One needs to take this fantasy for what... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Misfits' Actor Robert Sheehan Joins David Tennant in 'Bad Samaritan'about two car valets that moonlight as petty thieves. Robert Sheehan is joinin
'Misfits' Actor Robert Sheehan Joins David Tennant in 'Bad Samaritan'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
about two car valets that moonlight as petty thieves. Robert Sheehan is joining David Tennant in Bad Samaritan. The Misfits actor will be featured along with the Dr. Who star in the Dean Devlin-directed thriller that follows two car valets... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen-X’ recap: Storms and karmaproud of himself. Taylor, Jay and Figgy form the Tri-Force and have a secret s
‘Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen-X’ recap: Storms and karma
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
proud of himself. Taylor, Jay and Figgy form the Tri-Force and have a secret sign. Hannah and Mari work on forming the Misfits and Outcasts Alliance (MOA). The Tri-Force, plus Michaela, are isolating themselves and MOA is preparing to strike... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Magnificent Seven' Director On Staying True To The Original Film's Messagethe original film, the one that you first fell in love with, you know, they're
'Magnificent Seven' Director On Staying True To The Original Film's Message
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
the original film, the one that you first fell in love with, you know, they're the seven - they're a group of, like, misfits and gunslingers who decide to save a town, a Mexican farming village because the village is being attacked regularly... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Madam Adam; Umphrey’s McGee; Michale Graves; Elka BongAmerican Murder Wed. Sept. 21 Sand Shack Bar & Grill Yes, singer-songwriter
Madam Adam; Umphrey’s McGee; Michale Graves; Elka Bong
Charleston City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
American Murder Wed. Sept. 21 Sand Shack Bar & Grill Yes, singer-songwriter Michale Graves served as frontman for the Misfits from the mid-’90s to the early 2000s, taking Glenn Danzig’s place during a long period of acrimony between Danzig and... Read more
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Newsweek
The women of the CIA and the hidden history of American spycraftto the Los Angeles Times. “Jamaica had a notorious reputation as the agency's
The women of the CIA and the hidden history of American spycraft
Newsweek / Posted 4 days ago
to the Los Angeles Times. “Jamaica had a notorious reputation as the agency's dumping ground, a dead-end post for misfits and losers.” ) Another time, Brookner was close to recruiting a critical target she’d been developing for six months... Read more
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The Irish Times
Managing chaos: ‘Guns N’ Roses were really out of control’cookie-cutter mode of the other bands around. When I worked with Mötley Crüe, p
Managing chaos: ‘Guns N’ Roses were really out of control’
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
cookie-cutter mode of the other bands around. When I worked with Mötley Crüe, punk rock was huge with Black Flag and The Misfits. They were glam rockers in make-up with high-heeled boots and you go ‘What is that?’ They got beat up a lot, too,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why Mr Robot star deserves his Emmyhim a deserving winner. READ: 5 cheap ways to get ShowMax on your TV His acce
Why Mr Robot star deserves his Emmy
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
him a deserving winner. READ: 5 cheap ways to get ShowMax on your TV His acceptance speech paid tribute to society’s misfits, the men and women who don’t fit the mould: “I play a young man who is, like so many of us, profoundly alienated. And... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Denmark: It's time to forgive the Vikingsportion of Copenhagen which was taken over by hippies many years ago. I don't q
Denmark: It's time to forgive the Vikings
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
portion of Copenhagen which was taken over by hippies many years ago. I don't question the decision to allow the city's misfits to congregate in just 34 just hectares of the inner-city. It's probably useful to keep an eye on them. But I don't... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF coach Scott Frost got assist from DC on risky drive against Marylandgotta create more turnovers. We played a good game on defense, but not great. I
UCF coach Scott Frost got assist from DC on risky drive against Maryland
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
gotta create more turnovers. We played a good game on defense, but not great. If we get more turnovers in that game, a few misfits corrected, then we play a great game," Chinander said. "We’ve yet to play a great game in my opinion. We played good,... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta theater preview:to address them. So, it went all these directions until it found itself.” “Fre
Atlanta theater preview:
ajc.com / Posted 5 days ago
to address them. So, it went all these directions until it found itself.” “Freed Spirits” tells the story of four urban misfits — a tour guide, a photographer, a female sleuth and a retired Grady Hospital pathologist — who are all drawn to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Riot Fest review: Misfits reunion not all that historicof thousands of onlookers – a mix of the hardcore and the curious. The singer w
Riot Fest review: Misfits reunion not all that historic
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
of thousands of onlookers – a mix of the hardcore and the curious. The singer was presiding over a reunion of the “Original Misfits” on the final night of Riot Fest on Sunday in Douglas Park, and there he stood with his band of make-believe ghouls... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Flynn Scott, McGrath, French for Rabbits for benefit gigand byways of New Zealand and parts beyond, slinging songs and offering up low
Flynn Scott, McGrath, French for Rabbits for benefit gig
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
and byways of New Zealand and parts beyond, slinging songs and offering up low rent bar-room philosophy with his band of misfits and chancers, The Eastern. He hopes for the best, prepares for the worst and believes in the poetry of Smokey... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Lions Devin Taylor a bright spot on defense in loss to Titansleading with 89 and Derrick Henry adding 40. Taylor said they were prepared fo
Detroit Lions Devin Taylor a bright spot on defense in loss to Titans
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
leading with 89 and Derrick Henry adding 40. Taylor said they were prepared for the run game. �We just had maybe a couple misfits or something here or there where they were able to kind of break out,�� Taylor said. �Other than that, we tried to... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions Devin Taylor a bright spot on defense in loss to Titansleading with 89 and Derrick Henry adding 40. Taylor said they were prepared fo
Detroit Lions Devin Taylor a bright spot on defense in loss to Titans
The Oakland Press / Posted 6 days ago
leading with 89 and Derrick Henry adding 40. Taylor said they were prepared for the run game. “We just had maybe a couple misfits or something here or there where they were able to kind of break out,’’ Taylor said. “Other than that, we tried to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burtonmade that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want t
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burton
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
made that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want to do." So he has identified with all the misfits who have peopled his films since 1985, when he had an unexpected cult hit with Pee-Wee's Big Adventure. "It's a theme... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Huddle Up: Can Bears rookie Leonard Floyd take the next step?was "about what I expected." Against the Eagles, in addition to his pass-rush p
Huddle Up: Can Bears rookie Leonard Floyd take the next step?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
was "about what I expected." Against the Eagles, in addition to his pass-rush prowess, Floyd will need to reduce his misfits against the run while remaining reliable when asked to drop into coverage. Pressing question Will the offensive... Read more
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WA Today
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burtonmade that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want t
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burton
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
made that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want to do." So he has identified with all the misfits who have peopled his films since 1985, when he had an unexpected cult hit with Pee-Wee's Big Adventure. "It's a theme... Read more
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The Age
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burtonmade that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want t
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burton
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
made that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want to do." So he has identified with all the misfits who have peopled his films since 1985, when he had an unexpected cult hit with Pee-Wee's Big Adventure. "It's a theme... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burtonmade that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want t
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burton
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
made that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want to do." So he has identified with all the misfits who have peopled his films since 1985, when he had an unexpected cult hit with Pee-Wee's Big Adventure. "It's a theme... Read more
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Canberra Times
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burtonmade that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want t
The not-so-weird world of Tim Burton
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
made that way. "But I think it's also a kind of lonely and dark thing to want to do." So he has identified with all the misfits who have peopled his films since 1985, when he had an unexpected cult hit with Pee-Wee's Big Adventure. "It's a theme... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Canada Just Legalized Heroin For Medical Usesevere pain with another option. So, really, run along now, nothing to see her
Canada Just Legalized Heroin For Medical Use
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
severe pain with another option. So, really, run along now, nothing to see here. Not sarcasm either. Just solid evidence-based decision making instead of banning useful medications based on dogma and the misbehaviour of a small few number of misfi... Read more
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CBS News
Chicago's punk/rock Riot Festfeatures more than 120 acts, including The Flaming Lips, Morrissey, Death Cab F
Chicago's punk/rock Riot Fest
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
features more than 120 acts, including The Flaming Lips, Morrissey, Death Cab For Cutie, Rob Zombie, and a reunion of the Misfits. Terry Hall, lead vocalist of The Specials. Bassist Rick Burch, of Jimmy Eat World. Drummer Zach Lind of Jimmy Eat... Read more
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News.com.au
Clive’s father-son comedy is greatto track down the thief, he and Anthony cruise around town, gleaning informatio
Clive’s father-son comedy is great
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
to track down the thief, he and Anthony cruise around town, gleaning information from a motley bunch of low-lifes and misfits including a trigger-happy Tim Blake Nelson and Patton Oswalt’s addled meth addict. Extricating themselves from a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Why Jason Segel isn't afraid to take risksfear? That willingness to try and even fail, Segel told his audience in Downers
Why Jason Segel isn't afraid to take risks
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
fear? That willingness to try and even fail, Segel told his audience in Downers Grove. And that's what he loves about the misfits in "The Goonies." "It's like an inception or something. I believe anything is possible. Like those kids went... Read more
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The Signal
Cats 'Rice' to occasion in win over Thousand Oaksover the pile from Hunter Anderson and a 28-yard keeper from Eget — to ice the
Cats 'Rice' to occasion in win over Thousand Oaks
The Signal / Posted 8 days ago
over the pile from Hunter Anderson and a 28-yard keeper from Eget — to ice the game. “They took advantage of a couple of misfits by us, and we were reeling a little bit,” said Thousand Oaks coach Mike Leibin. “I have to hand it to them — that... Read more
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The Irish Times
Cured: The Tale Of Two Imaginary Boys review – no inside story heredreary, greyness of the suburban swamp” that is Cawley, one of the new towns of
Cured: The Tale Of Two Imaginary Boys review – no inside story here
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
dreary, greyness of the suburban swamp” that is Cawley, one of the new towns of south-east England. Tolhurst and Smith are misfits, dressing up in punk clothing that screeches “Beat Me Up Please” to the local National Front yobs. A soundtrack of... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Is Mayoral Candidate Ben Gould playing the role of attack dog?. Categoryappearing about one and a half years ago defending developer interests. I’ve al
Is Mayoral Candidate Ben Gould playing the role of attack dog?. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 8 days ago
appearing about one and a half years ago defending developer interests. I’ve always wondered what motivated that group of misfits, apparently poor misfits who were having trouble paying their rents, who were led by a young woman with quite a mouth... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Avon Players begins its season with Stephen Sondheim�s �Assassins�Wilkes Booth, played by Scott Wickson of Clarkston, and Lee Harvey Oswald, play
Avon Players begins its season with Stephen Sondheim�s �Assassins�
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Wilkes Booth, played by Scott Wickson of Clarkston, and Lee Harvey Oswald, played by Steve Grady of Romeo. The group of misfits also has John Hinckley Jr., played by Brian Stanczak-Tuscany of Sterling Heights, along with Sara Jane Moore, played... Read more
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Billboard
100 Greatest Music Books of All Timethan three decades on, his first remains the bible of rock criticism. Ostensibl
100 Greatest Music Books of All Time
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
than three decades on, his first remains the bible of rock criticism. Ostensibly an appreciation of a handful of musical misfits (Sly Stone, Randy Newman, The Band), it ends up revealing the architecture of American culture itself. Smith’s first... Read more
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The Columbian
New on DVD: Your pick: Good and scary, or so bad it’s scaryon the efforts to explore and come to terms with the Arctic. • “Scorpion: Seas
New on DVD: Your pick: Good and scary, or so bad it’s scary
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
on the efforts to explore and come to terms with the Arctic. • “Scorpion: Season Two”: Walter and his team of brilliant misfits keep saving the world. • “Commando Cody: Sky Marshal of the Universe”: The 1953 film serial features Judd Holdren as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Odd friendship dramedy 'Moments of Clarity' has its winning moments, thanks to a fine castA pair of misfits from a small town forge an unlikely friendship in the offbeat
Odd friendship dramedy 'Moments of Clarity' has its winning moments, thanks to a fine cast
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
A pair of misfits from a small town forge an unlikely friendship in the offbeat charmer “Moments of Clarity,” directed by Stev Elam. Rebellious pastor's daughter Danielle (Lyndsy Fonseca) connects with sheltered oddball naif Claire (Kristin Wallace),... Read more
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