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KERA North Texas
At White House, A Golden Moment For America's Great Artists And Patronsone thing for certain: The lists don't lack for leading lights. When President
At White House, A Golden Moment For America's Great Artists And Patrons
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
one thing for certain: The lists don't lack for leading lights. When President Obama doled out the 2015 National Medals of Arts and National Humanities Medals on Thursday, the artists and arts patrons he draped with awards had plenty of familiar... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
At White House, A Golden Moment For America's Great Artists And Patronsone thing for certain: The lists don't lack for leading lights. When President
At White House, A Golden Moment For America's Great Artists And Patrons
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
one thing for certain: The lists don't lack for leading lights. When President Obama doles out the 2015 National Medals of Arts and National Humanities Medals on Thursday, he won't have trouble finding familiar names among the artists and arts... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 of the world's most unusual hotelsfrom the tame to the extreme. There’s a room lined with angled mirrors, a padde
50 of the world's most unusual hotels
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
from the tame to the extreme. There’s a room lined with angled mirrors, a padded cell, a crypt room (where the beds are coffins), a room with lion cages as beds, and a room which is ‘upside down’. No Man’s Fort – a Victorian-era fort which was... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown’s Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks OffTeam is inviting the public to join them from 6-8 p.m. at the JCC student union
Jamestown’s Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks Off
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Team is inviting the public to join them from 6-8 p.m. at the JCC student union in the Hamilton Collegiate Center to kick-off the Jamestown Reads event. This year's book selection is ''When I was Puerto Rican,'' which is a coming of age memoir... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtardisDo the world a favor. Invite one of your younger friends, or someone who's neve
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Do the world a favor. Invite one of your younger friends, or someone who's never seen a a classic or contemporary play, to go with you. Take them on a trip through time and space via art. Be The Doctor. For nightlifery, check out On the Tab in... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: Sept. 21-27you do,” replies Tyrone. The fact that Tyrone is teen-age Jason’s very own oran
Short List: Sept. 21-27
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
you do,” replies Tyrone. The fact that Tyrone is teen-age Jason’s very own orange hand puppet, with button eyes and a shock of maroon hair, only gooses this brief but pivotal exchange in Robert Askins’ dark comedy Hand to God. The uproarious 2011... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Quit letting (your) country downCountry music has lost its way. The themes and subjects listeners have enjoyed
Quit letting (your) country down
Wise County Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
Country music has lost its way. The themes and subjects listeners have enjoyed for much of the genre’s history are, at least in mainstream, gone. Here’s exactly what’s wrong: TELLING INSTEAD OF SHOWING. This is, in my opinion, the most annoying... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
WxiiMeteorologist Michelle Kennedy, a native of Syracuse, N.Y., joined the WXII 12
Wxii
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
Meteorologist Michelle Kennedy, a native of Syracuse, N.Y., joined the WXII 12 team in the summer of 2001. Before moving to the Triad, Michelle she spent several years forecasting in the South. This includes time in Charleston, South Carolina,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast 'buzzing' for Culture Night 2016 as thousands flock to cityfriendly events took place during the day and on into the evening at over 100 d
Belfast 'buzzing' for Culture Night 2016 as thousands flock to city
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
friendly events took place during the day and on into the evening at over 100 different locations. And it all kicked off with a free curry feast. Belfast Harbour and the Belfast Food Network put on the biggest dinner table ever along... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast Culture Night 2016: Everything you need to knowfriendly events are taking place during the day and on into the evening at over
Belfast Culture Night 2016: Everything you need to know
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
friendly events are taking place during the day and on into the evening at over 100 different locations. It all kicks off with a free curry feast for all. Belfast Harbour and the Belfast Food Network are setting the biggest dinner table ever... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Poetry Society to meet Sept. 17The Wichita Falls Poetry Society will meet Sept. 17 in the Texas Room at the Ke
Poetry Society to meet Sept. 17
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 10 days ago
The Wichita Falls Poetry Society will meet Sept. 17 in the Texas Room at the Kemp Center. There will be a luncheon at 1 p.m. followed the meeting at 2 p.m. Lynn Hoggard will read selections from her works. For more information on the Wichita Falls... Read more
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Raw Story
How the wealthy captured the machinery of democracy and what that means for the rest of usSixty-six years ago this summer, on my 16th birthday, I went to work for the da
How the wealthy captured the machinery of democracy and what that means for the rest of us
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
Sixty-six years ago this summer, on my 16th birthday, I went to work for the daily newspaper in the small East Texas town of Marshall where I grew up. It was a good place to be a cub reporter — small enough to navigate but big enough to keep me busy... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Bill Moyers: We, the Plutocrats vs. We, the People: Saving the Soul of Democracyhere: This magisterial essay describes how and why American politics has stoppe
Bill Moyers: We, the Plutocrats vs. We, the People: Saving the Soul of Democracy
Naked Capitalism / Posted 13 days ago
here: This magisterial essay describes how and why American politics has stopped reflecting the will and concerns of the people. It examines the rise of inequality and reflects the wisdom of someone who has been thinking carefully about... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars - Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars SEPTEMBER 09 2016 J. WEBER The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2016-2017 school yea...The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its
Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars - Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars SEPTEMBER 09 2016 J. WEBER The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2016-2017 school yea...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2016-2017 school year. This includes 10 Presidential Scholars and 15 Honors Scholars. Honors Northeast was founded in the spring of 2007. Geared... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Briefly in the artsCollege of Music observes 9/11 The University of North Texas College of Music
Briefly in the arts
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
College of Music observes 9/11 The University of North Texas College of Music commemorates the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, World Trade Center attack with a concert at 4 p.m. today at Winspear Performance Hall in the Murchison Performing... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Discovering and protecting Venice the cityVenice’s quiet waterways when the voices started up again. Blaring in Mandarin
Discovering and protecting Venice the city
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
Venice’s quiet waterways when the voices started up again. Blaring in Mandarin Chinese and French from the loudspeakers of cruising tour boats, they told the centuries-old saga of this fabled, once mighty city in a few minutes, as passengers... Read more
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Salon.com
The right’s war on college: “Starving the Beast” exposes the fight to destroy America’s great public universitiesAnyone who attended one of Bernie Sanders’ rallies during the Democratic primar
The right’s war on college: “Starving the Beast” exposes the fight to destroy America’s great public universities
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
Anyone who attended one of Bernie Sanders’ rallies during the Democratic primary campaign knows what the central issue was behind his call for “political revolution.” There was one unifying factor that drove Sanders’ unexpected groundswell of... Read more
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Mississauga News
My friend on death row: How a Toronto mom befriended a death-row inmateIn early November, Bri-anne Swan, a Toronto singer-songwriter and 33-year-old m
My friend on death row: How a Toronto mom befriended a death-row inmate
Mississauga News / Posted 21 days ago
In early November, Bri-anne Swan, a Toronto singer-songwriter and 33-year-old mother of two, will fly to Texas to witness the execution of a man with whom she has developed an unlikely friendship. Swan has been exchanging letters with death-row... Read more

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