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Spot.ph
On the Spot: Matthew Quick of The Silver Linings Playbook and Love May Fail(SPOT.ph) He probably owns a Harley and shouts expletives at morons. We wondere
On the Spot: Matthew Quick of The Silver Linings Playbook and Love May Fail
Spot.ph / Posted 2 hours ago
(SPOT.ph) He probably owns a Harley and shouts expletives at morons. We wondered if we should tell him that we loved the Silver Linings Playbook movie (more than the book). We eventually confessed. He smiled and shrugged, “Well, we’ve got to change... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Can This Game Turn You Vegan?The big change? The cow is the foreman and the people are being slaughtered. A
Can This Game Turn You Vegan?
Popular Science Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
The big change? The cow is the foreman and the people are being slaughtered. Alexey Botkov, a game creator from New Zealand and part of the Frogshark game studio, participated in a Ludum Dare competition where designers had 48 hours to create a game... Read more
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Denver Post
Jard Polis' good ideas on food freedomThe locally produced food movement is gaining in popularity, but needless and a
Jard Polis' good ideas on food freedom
Denver Post / Posted 7 hours ago
The locally produced food movement is gaining in popularity, but needless and antiquated governmental impediments still exist that should be removed. And Rep. Jared Polis, a Boulder Democrat, is teaming with other members of Congress to do something... Read more
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Salon.com
I lost my faith — and found myselfThis article originally appeared on AUGUST 30, 2002. I was in a church for the
I lost my faith — and found myself
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
This article originally appeared on AUGUST 30, 2002. I was in a church for the first time in forever. The church where I received the Sacrament of Confirmation. The church where my parents celebrated their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary. The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Cornell exhibit collects Vonnegut’s colorful artWhen you hear the name Kurt Vonnegut, what do you think of? If you’re like mos
Cornell exhibit collects Vonnegut’s colorful art
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
When you hear the name Kurt Vonnegut, what do you think of? If you’re like most people, you think of him as a writer — and you’d be right. Vonnegut wrote 14 novels over the course of his life, including the 1969 classic “Slaughterhouse-Five” as well... Read more
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Londonist
Mapped: London's Breweries And Brewpubs By BoroughOur guide to every single brewery and brewpub in the capital. London's beer sce
Mapped: London's Breweries And Brewpubs By Borough
Londonist / Posted yesterday
Our guide to every single brewery and brewpub in the capital. London's beer scene is growing rapidly, and we'll try to keep on top of it. Email any updates to will@londonist.com First published 16 February 2015; updated 22 June 2015 What is it? Edo... Read more
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Global Envision
The death of the king: How trophy hunting helps and harms African communitiesPhotographs of Cecil’s death and the perceived callousness of the hunter create
The death of the king: How trophy hunting helps and harms African communities
Global Envision / Posted 2 days ago
Photographs of Cecil’s death and the perceived callousness of the hunter created an easy-to-identify villain–in this case a dentist from Minnesota whose Yelp page became a target for those seeking revenge for Cecil. Zimbabwe called for the... Read more
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Calcutta News
McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmer over animal abuse NEW YORK - McDonald's chicken supplier Tyson Foods have terminated a farmer's
McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmer over animal abuse
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK - McDonald's chicken supplier Tyson Foods have terminated a farmer's contract because an animal rights group obtained gruesome video footage that showed small and sickly birds being... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Animal advocates protest outside walking horse competitionCritics said behind the beauty of the walking horses on display at The Celebrat
Animal advocates protest outside walking horse competition
WSMV Nashville / Posted 3 days ago
Critics said behind the beauty of the walking horses on display at The Celebration in Shelbyville is a practice that is harmful to the animals. The Celebration, one of the world’s premier horse shows, is in its 77th year, but the 11-day event opened... Read more
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Sun Star
City Council presses slaughterhouse turnoverTHE Baguio City Council is determined to assume ownership of the Slaughterhouse
City Council presses slaughterhouse turnover
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THE Baguio City Council is determined to assume ownership of the Slaughterhouse Compound from the Department of Health (DOH). In a recent session, the council discussed with officials from the DOH, the City Veterinary Office and the City Planning... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
McDonald's cuts ties with chicken supplier accused of crueltyMcDonald's has cut ties with one of its chicken suppliers after an animal right
McDonald's cuts ties with chicken supplier accused of cruelty
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
McDonald's has cut ties with one of its chicken suppliers after an animal rights group obtained gruesome video footage that appears to show operators of the Tennessee poultry farm clubbing small and sickly birds to death. The video taken at T&S Farm... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Targeted by animal rights group, McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmMcDonald and supplier Tyson Foods have made moves to cut ties with a Tennessee
Targeted by animal rights group, McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farm
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
McDonald and supplier Tyson Foods have made moves to cut ties with a Tennessee chicken farm after the restaurant chain found itself is in the cross hairs of an animal rights group — one that uses hidden cameras to document abusive practices in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are you eating HORSE? Traces of the meat are found in US food productsAre you eating HORSE? Researchers find 20 per cent of samples of 'ground beef'
Are you eating HORSE? Traces of the meat are found in US food products
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Are you eating HORSE? Researchers find 20 per cent of samples of 'ground beef' sold in the US contain the illegal meat Out of 48 samples of meat studied, 9 had additional animal included Horse meat, which is illegal to sell in the US, was detected... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Complete Your Summer Reading with this Sci-Fi ClassicMy friend Ron was halfway through a Kurt Vonnegut novel when he decided to reac
Complete Your Summer Reading with this Sci-Fi Classic
Tucson Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
My friend Ron was halfway through a Kurt Vonnegut novel when he decided to reach out via Facebook for assurance that his particular book would get better. I replied, "It doesn't." A while later he replied saying that I was right. The subject of... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Tucson Weekly's The Range: The Only Blog for Tucson NewsMy friend Ron was halfway through a Kurt Vonnegut novel when he decided to reac
Tucson Weekly's The Range: The Only Blog for Tucson News
Tucson Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
My friend Ron was halfway through a Kurt Vonnegut novel when he decided to reach out via Facebook for assurance that his particular book would get better. I replied, "It doesn't." A while later he replied saying that I was right. The subject of... Read more
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WA Today
Tensions simmerthis is not a one week event...its going to get a lot worse before the market s
Tensions simmer
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
this is not a one week event...its going to get a lot worse before the market setlles start buying in when the ASX gets close to 4000 The board of BHP has been wrong many more times than right on commodity prices and investment decisions. Their... Read more
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Philly.com
Awaiting the pope, tour guide prepares to tell Philly's story to the worldLong before the massacre or the ride or even the Declaration, it was here in Ph
Awaiting the pope, tour guide prepares to tell Philly's story to the world
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Long before the massacre or the ride or even the Declaration, it was here in Philly that the American character was established, Mauger will tell you. With smart guys like William Penn, who insisted on religious freedom a century before it was in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Raping Of America: Mile Markers On The Road To FascismSubmitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Freedom is never vo
The Raping Of America: Mile Markers On The Road To Fascism
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.”—Martin Luther King Jr. Despite the revelations of the past several years, nothing has changed to... Read more
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The Telegraph
BMC ready for annual ritualBhubaneswar, Aug. 24: Like every year, a slew of projects (this time worth Rs 4
BMC ready for annual ritual
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Bhubaneswar, Aug. 24: Like every year, a slew of projects (this time worth Rs 402 crore) are lined up for launch on local self-government day on August 31. The prominent ones will include foundation stone laying ceremonies for the multi-specialty... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Lundy Exploring Options For Meat-Packing PlantOne of the key players in a proposed meat-packing plant at the Jefferson County
Lundy Exploring Options For Meat-Packing Plant
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 6 days ago
One of the key players in a proposed meat-packing plant at the Jefferson County industrial park says he's keeping his options open to go forward with the controversial project. Carthage developer Mike Lundy issued a one-sentence statement... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Roadside memorial sought for pigs killed in tractor-trailer crashThe animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is p
Roadside memorial sought for pigs killed in tractor-trailer crash
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 6 days ago
The animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is petitioning for a memorial dedicated to pigs in Lancaster. READ MORE: Route 30/222 ramp reopens hours after truck carrying pigs flipped Last week, a tractor-trailer... Read more
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Billboard
Morrissey Begs Americans Not to Elect Trump at FYF Fest 2015 Day 2"Are you ready for President Trump?" Morrissey proclaimed from the stage during
Morrissey Begs Americans Not to Elect Trump at FYF Fest 2015 Day 2
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
"Are you ready for President Trump?" Morrissey proclaimed from the stage during his FYF Fest headlining set Sunday in Los Angeles. "Please I beg you, don't." Themes of political and social action ran strong through the festival's second day of... Read more
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Salon.com
Antibiotic-resistant superbugs found lurking in 1 in 5 conventional ground beef samplesIf that raw hamburger meat you bought to cook for dinner hasn’t given you a sto
Antibiotic-resistant superbugs found lurking in 1 in 5 conventional ground beef samples
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
If that raw hamburger meat you bought to cook for dinner hasn’t given you a stomach ache yet, this might: according to a Consumer Reports investigation, store-bought ground beef is teeming with dangerous bacteria, including “superbugs” resistant to... Read more
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express
Cat clinging to cage SAVED moments before being skinned alive and EATENPICTURED: A DESPERATE CAT seen climbing a cage at a Chinese pet-eating festiv
Cat clinging to cage SAVED moments before being skinned alive and EATEN
express / Posted 6 days ago
PICTURED: A DESPERATE CAT seen climbing a cage at a Chinese pet-eating festival was rescued at the last-minute by an undercover activist. The harrowing photo of the desperate... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This cat escaped being eaten at a cruel festival. But take a look at her now.A cat who faced being skinned and eaten at a cruel festival in China has found
This cat escaped being eaten at a cruel festival. But take a look at her now.
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
A cat who faced being skinned and eaten at a cruel festival in China has found a loving new home after a charity rescued her. Huru the cat was photographed desperately clinging onto cage bars inside the slaughterhouse enclosure at the Yulin Dog and... Read more
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The University Star
Top 5 best hiking spots in San MarcosSan Marcos is home to many hiking trails that allow students to enjoy the city’
Top 5 best hiking spots in San Marcos
The University Star / Posted 6 days ago
San Marcos is home to many hiking trails that allow students to enjoy the city’s natural beauty while getting their cardio on. Although the heat can be a powerful deterrent for many people during the summer, there are plenty of trails in the area... Read more
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Aljazeera
South Lebanon's only Jewish cemetery gets a face-liftSaida, Lebanon - Carefully picking a path through the thistles and mounds of di
South Lebanon's only Jewish cemetery gets a face-lift
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
Saida, Lebanon - Carefully picking a path through the thistles and mounds of disturbed soil, Nagi Zeidan leads the way past tombstones in varying states of decrepitude covered in a script rarely seen in Lebanon: Hebrew. "The oldest one I have found... Read more
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metro
Cat clinging to cage at animal-eating festival is saved moments before being skinned alive Earlier this year thousands of cats and dogs were skinned alive and sold as f
Cat clinging to cage at animal-eating festival is saved moments before being skinned alive
metro / Posted 7 days ago
Earlier this year thousands of cats and dogs were skinned alive and sold as food at a controversial Chinese festival. But this cat, pictured trying to escape... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charity saves cat trying to escape from Chinese slaughterhouseSaved moments before being skinned and EATEN: Cat photographed in desperate bid
Charity saves cat trying to escape from Chinese slaughterhouse
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Saved moments before being skinned and EATEN: Cat photographed in desperate bid to escape from Chinese butcher is saved by American animal shelter A cat named Huru was photographed climbing the side of a slaughterhouse enclosure at the Yulin Dog and... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Slaughterhouse fridge blaze tackled by fire crewsFIREFIGHTERS were called to a blaze which engulfed three large fridges at a sla
Slaughterhouse fridge blaze tackled by fire crews
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a blaze which engulfed three large fridges at a slaughterhouse in Ulverston yesterday morning (Friday). A Cumbria Fire and Rescue spokesman said: "At 09:28 firefighters were called to Dawn Duerden Slaughterhouse in... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Mount Joy amends Right To Farm Act violationsA Mount Joy Township zoning ordinance was amended Thursday, several months afte
Mount Joy amends Right To Farm Act violations
The Evening Sun / Posted 9 days ago
A Mount Joy Township zoning ordinance was amended Thursday, several months after the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office found it to be in violation of the Right to Farm Act. The Mount Joy Township Board of Supervisors unanimously voted in favor... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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Northern Star
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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Queensland Times
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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News Mail
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddockAS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass Ho
Rescue calves saved from plate to go to paddock
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
AS the late Sunday afternoon shadows begin their long descent down the Glass House Mountains on the Sunshine Coast, a rag-tag herd of calves lift their cold wet noses skyward and bellow mournfully. All are barely a week old, all are dairy breeds and... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Funk Volume Issue $500K Rap Battle Challenge To Whomever [VIDEO] Together with his dream team Funk Volume MC’s Dizzy Wright and Jarren Benton,
Funk Volume Issue $500K Rap Battle Challenge To Whomever [VIDEO]
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 9 days ago
Together with his dream team Funk Volume MC’s Dizzy Wright and Jarren Benton, the Funk Volume co-founder said he’s willing to put up $500,000 for any crew who wants to get bodied on... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
45 Liverpool Comedy Festival shows for a fiverBig names are heading for Liverpool for this year’s More than half the shows b
45 Liverpool Comedy Festival shows for a fiver
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Big names are heading for Liverpool for this year’s More than half the shows being held over the 17-day festival cost £5 or under, and comedy bosses say it’s an ideal chance to catch the stars of tomorrow now. Here’s a run-down of who is appearing... Read more
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Standard Democrat
USDA temporarily halts slaughtering at Fruitland MeatFRUITLAND -- Slaughter operations at Fruitland American Meat are on hold tempor
USDA temporarily halts slaughtering at Fruitland Meat
Standard Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
FRUITLAND -- Slaughter operations at Fruitland American Meat are on hold temporarily, according to the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service. According to the processor's Jack Whisnant, however, the facility still is "operating every day" during... Read more
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Bury Times
WEIRD WORLD NEWS: Woman's obituary - 'in lieu of flowers, do not vote for Hillary Clinton'A look at some of the more unusual and wacky stories making headlines across th
WEIRD WORLD NEWS: Woman's obituary - 'in lieu of flowers, do not vote for Hillary Clinton'
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
A look at some of the more unusual and wacky stories making headlines across the globe. DEATH NOTICE A New Jersey woman used her obituary to make a final request to friends and family: Do not vote for Hillary Clinton for president. Elaine... Read more
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Bolton News
WEIRD WORLD NEWS: Woman's obituary - 'in lieu of flowers, do not vote for Hillary Clinton'A look at some of the more unusual and wacky stories making headlines across th
WEIRD WORLD NEWS: Woman's obituary - 'in lieu of flowers, do not vote for Hillary Clinton'
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
A look at some of the more unusual and wacky stories making headlines across the globe. DEATH NOTICE A New Jersey woman used her obituary to make a final request to friends and family: Do not vote for Hillary Clinton for president. Elaine... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
American UltraMike Howell (Jesse Eisenberg) is an introverted, spacey stoner, content to live
American Ultra
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Mike Howell (Jesse Eisenberg) is an introverted, spacey stoner, content to live a simple, unassuming life living with his beautiful girlfriend, Phoebe (Kristen Stewart), in a small, dead-end town in West Virginia, working at a local convenience... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Theatre review: Loving Kurt Vonnegut, The BasementTwists and turns of peculiar threesome is emotionally engaging and very enterta
Theatre review: Loving Kurt Vonnegut, The Basement
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Twists and turns of peculiar threesome is emotionally engaging and very entertaining. David Aston and Anthea Hill play a pair of writers who lure a stranger to generate material for a novel. Photo / Supplied Playwright Gary Stalker's intriguingly... Read more
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The Irish Times
The 100 best novels in English? Irish writers and critics have their say Julian Gough, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne and a host of others respond to Robert McCrum’
The 100 best novels in English? Irish writers and critics have their say
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
Julian Gough, Éilís Ní Dhuibhne and a host of others respond to Robert McCrum’s ‘100 greatest novels written in English’. Read on for lively debate and hot book tips Compiling... Read more
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Salon.com
The death of birthright citizenship: How Donald Trump is taking a fringe idea into the mainstreamHere’s something the New Republic’s Brian Beutler wrote a few days ago about Do
The death of birthright citizenship: How Donald Trump is taking a fringe idea into the mainstream
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
Here’s something the New Republic’s Brian Beutler wrote a few days ago about Donald Trump, the man whose unusually resilient presidential campaign has dominated the GOP primary and kept the media entertained during this long, hot and relatively... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The stars, a 'Space Odyssey' and the Hollywood Bowl in cosmic harmonyStanley Kubrick's 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" became a landmark event for
The stars, a 'Space Odyssey' and the Hollywood Bowl in cosmic harmony
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Stanley Kubrick's 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" became a landmark event for classical music almost by accident. Kubrick had originally commissioned film composer Alex North to write an original score for his movie, but somewhere in the... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Car-Freshner Threatens To Move If Slaughterhouse Is BuiltA local manufacturing company is threatening to move if a proposed meat-packing
Car-Freshner Threatens To Move If Slaughterhouse Is Built
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 11 days ago
A local manufacturing company is threatening to move if a proposed meat-packing plant is built in the Jefferson County industrial park just outside Watertown. The conflict came up at an informational meeting Tuesday night on the proposed... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Air freshener maker sniffs at slaughterhouse neighbor planWATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - The company that invented the iconic pine tree-shaped au
Air freshener maker sniffs at slaughterhouse neighbor plan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - The company that invented the iconic pine tree-shaped automotive air fresheners is turning up its nose at a proposal to open a slaughterhouse near the firm's northern New York factory. The Watertown Daily Times reports... Read more
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