To Kill a Mockingbird

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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Community Library Matters: Inspiring culture in our community The library tries to provide engaging programs on a variety of topics as part
Community Library Matters: Inspiring culture in our community
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
The library tries to provide engaging programs on a variety of topics as part of its service delivery and we hope that you will enjoy the Adult Program Series planned for September to May... Read more
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The Chronicle
My week without health insuranceOnce a month, I open my shipment of Enbrel refills and see a receipt with two n
My week without health insurance
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Once a month, I open my shipment of Enbrel refills and see a receipt with two numbers: Medication Cost: $3,200 Patient Responsibility: $0 That’s pretty nice. But more importantly – and more interestingly – it is indicative of a salient fact for... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Growing up ScoutActress Mary Badham, front right, visited Mathews on Thursday for a screening o
Growing up Scout
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Actress Mary Badham, front right, visited Mathews on Thursday for a screening of the film “To Kill a Mockingbird,” in which she played 10-year-old Scout. She is shown with members of the board of the Mathews Film Society, which sponsored the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
It's no time for meddling in the lives of other folksMeddling started with the beginning of time, when Eve, in spite of the Lord's a
It's no time for meddling in the lives of other folks
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Meddling started with the beginning of time, when Eve, in spite of the Lord's admonition or maybe because of it, couldn't resist having a bite of the forbidden fruit. With a wily serpent egging her on, there was no way she could let well enough... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Law School Edition: Well, I guess we can’t use Atticus Finch in our law school apps anymoreAmerica needs its heroes. Our heroes are confident, but not cocky. Wise, but no
Law School Edition: Well, I guess we can’t use Atticus Finch in our law school apps anymore
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 3 days ago
America needs its heroes. Our heroes are confident, but not cocky. Wise, but not pedantic. Charismatic, but soft spoken. This summer, an American hero’s legacy was crushed under the weight of his own bigotry. With the publication of Go Set a... Read more
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WA Today
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper LeeA customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stotha
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper Lee
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
A customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stothard It's been just over a month since the release of Go Set a Watchman,' the long-awaited second novel from Harper Lee. The book has been the publishing sensation of the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper LeeA customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stotha
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper Lee
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
A customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stothard It's been just over a month since the release of Go Set a Watchman,' the long-awaited second novel from Harper Lee. The book has been the publishing sensation of the... Read more
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The Age
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper LeeA customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stotha
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper Lee
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
A customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stothard It's been just over a month since the release of Go Set a Watchman,' the long-awaited second novel from Harper Lee. The book has been the publishing sensation of the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper LeeA customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stotha
Another drama unfolds, set in hometown of Harper Lee
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A customer picks up a copy of Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman. Photo: Rob Stothard It's been just over a month since the release of Go Set a Watchman,' the long-awaited second novel from Harper Lee. The book has been the publishing sensation of the... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
'Watchman' an updated look at a child's view of heroismof the artistic poetry of the original. Furthermore, author Harper Lee manages
'Watchman' an updated look at a child's view of heroism
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 4 days ago
of the artistic poetry of the original. Furthermore, author Harper Lee manages to achieve something she didn’t pull off in "To Kill a Mockingbird": Watchman is a thinking novel. While Mockingbird provided intense symbolism and thoughtful morality,... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Wallingford BOE approves book list, parent notification processWALLINGFORD — There wasn’t much discussion Monday night as the Board of Educati
Wallingford BOE approves book list, parent notification process
The Record-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
WALLINGFORD — There wasn’t much discussion Monday night as the Board of Education voted to approve a list of 24 books to be used for the ninth-grade English curriculum. Instead, conversations focused on how parents should be notified of the books... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Heated discussion as Wallingford BOE approves book list, parent notification processWALLINGFORD — There wasn’t much discussion Monday night as the Board of Educati
Heated discussion as Wallingford BOE approves book list, parent notification process
The Record-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
WALLINGFORD — There wasn’t much discussion Monday night as the Board of Education voted to approve a list of 24 books to be used for the ninth-grade English curriculum. Instead, conversations focused on how parents should be notified of the books... Read more
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The News & Observer
How dare we expect these Duke freshmen to read something that may challenge them? | News & Observer August 24, 2015 Could reading Alison Bechdel’s ‘Fun Home
How dare we expect these Duke freshmen to read something that may challenge them?
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
| News & Observer August 24, 2015 Could reading Alison Bechdel’s ‘Fun Home’ induce... Read more
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Daily Press
'To Kill a Mockingbird' actress says today's society can still learn from film's messagedid step back into acting in a film called "Our Very Own" in 2005 but spends mu
'To Kill a Mockingbird' actress says today's society can still learn from film's message
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
did step back into acting in a film called "Our Very Own" in 2005 but spends much of her time traveling to talk about "To Kill a Mockingbird" and it's message – one she says people can still learn from. "It all goes back to Atticus when he... Read more
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The Hindu
Periyar’s brush with the mockingbirdAn account of Periyar E.V. Ramasami’s little known encounter with the Scottsbor
Periyar’s brush with the mockingbird
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
An account of Periyar E.V. Ramasami’s little known encounter with the Scottsboro Boys Case that influenced the writing of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird In December 1931, Periyar E.V. Ramasami, the leader of the Self-Respect Movement, set out on... Read more
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Evening Standard
Schools warned to expect ‘volatile’ results in tougher GCSE subjectsSchools could face “volatile” results in two key GCSEs after syllabuses were to
Schools warned to expect ‘volatile’ results in tougher GCSE subjects
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Schools could face “volatile” results in two key GCSEs after syllabuses were toughened up over fears that pupils were passing exams with a superficial knowledge of the curriculum. Teenagers who will receive their results on Thursday were the first... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee -- A Personal Book ReviewAuthor's note: For the past two days I've been reading Go Set a Watchman by Har
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee -- A Personal Book Review
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
Author's note: For the past two days I've been reading Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. I am an addict of novel reading and dive in always for the pleasure of living lives different (often drastically) from mine and for the joy that comes with... 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 9 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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Cincinnati CityBeat
Counting on Women Playwrights“The Count,” a recent study of hundreds of theater productions nationwide betwe
Counting on Women Playwrights
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 9 days ago
“The Count,” a recent study of hundreds of theater productions nationwide between 2012 and 2015 at nonprofit theaters such as the Playhouse in the Park and others in Cincinnati, revealed that roughly one-fifth were written by women. That’s an... Read more
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The Jewish Week
To Kill A HeroDo you love the name Atticus? Most people do. It has increased in popularity f
To Kill A Hero
The Jewish Week / Posted 10 days ago
Do you love the name Atticus? Most people do. It has increased in popularity for 15 consecutive years. In 2014, it was involuntarily bestowed upon 846 boys and 9 girls. This year, it was the single most popular name on the hip Nameberry.com. Actors... Read more
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Slate
The New Yorker’s James Wood on Why He Regrets Being So Hard on David Foster WallaceArts, entertainment, and more. The Nearest Thing to Life is the latest collect
The New Yorker’s James Wood on Why He Regrets Being So Hard on David Foster Wallace
Slate / Posted 11 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. The Nearest Thing to Life is the latest collection from James Wood, the English literary critic and New Yorker writer. The book consists of several of Wood’s lectures; it is less focused on the specific novelists and... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Why You Should Pick Up A Novel If You're Feeling LostWe all read for a variety of reasons: for school assignments, for pleasure, to
Why You Should Pick Up A Novel If You're Feeling Lost
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
We all read for a variety of reasons: for school assignments, for pleasure, to remain "in the know," to escape from reality. But reading literature, particularly if it's relevant to your current life stage and situation, can have a profound effect on... Read more
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The Age
The Truth According to Us review: Echoes of the deep South for some home truthsHome truths: Writer Annie Barrows. Set in a fictional West Virginia town in 19
The Truth According to Us review: Echoes of the deep South for some home truths
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Home truths: Writer Annie Barrows. Set in a fictional West Virginia town in 1938, The Truth According to Us reads at times like a pastiche of a novel of the deep South. Why you can practically hear those porch chairs squeaking as the good folk... Read more
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Daily Press
'To Kill A Mockingbird' headlines Mathews Film Society eventFans of the classic 1962 film "To Kill A Mockingbird" are in for a treat. On Th
'To Kill A Mockingbird' headlines Mathews Film Society event
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Fans of the classic 1962 film "To Kill A Mockingbird" are in for a treat. On Thursday, the Mathews Film Society will host a screening of the movie with special guest Mary Badham, the actress who played 10-year-old Scout. According to the news... Read more
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The Record-Journal
List of books for freshman English in Wallingford doesn’t include ‘Perks’WALLINGFORD — Discussions at the Board of Education meeting Monday night became
List of books for freshman English in Wallingford doesn’t include ‘Perks’
The Record-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
WALLINGFORD — Discussions at the Board of Education meeting Monday night became tense as member Jean-Pierre Bolat became critical of a list of books to be taught during the freshman English curriculum and questioned the role of the school board. “We... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Masa’s killer read books about MilatKILLER Sean Price studied serial killers Ivan Milat and Thomas Quick in the wee
Masa’s killer read books about Milat
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
KILLER Sean Price studied serial killers Ivan Milat and Thomas Quick in the weeks before murdering schoolgirl Masa Vukotic. On the day of his arrest Price told detectives: “Good chance it was me.” Hours later, during a five-and-a-half-hour record... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Masa’s killer read books about MilatSean Christian Price has admitted murdering Masa Vukotic earlier this year | Da
Masa’s killer read books about Milat
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Sean Christian Price has admitted murdering Masa Vukotic earlier this year | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website KILLER Sean Price studied serial... Read more
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The Age
Sean Christian Price comes into full view via videolinkSean Christian Price, centre, arrives at the Melbourne Remand Centre, the publi
Sean Christian Price comes into full view via videolink
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Sean Christian Price, centre, arrives at the Melbourne Remand Centre, the public's first glimpse of the man who murdered Masa Vukotic. Photo: Luis Enrique Ascui In the first glimpse the public got of Sean Christian Price, he offered us a smirk and a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.BAZIL, 1101 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit: Sundays, John Olcese and Geri Feathe
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
BAZIL, 1101 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit: Sundays, John Olcese and Geri Featherby jazz duo; Wednesdays, Marko Marcinko Jazz Quartet. BLU WASABI, 223 Northern Blvd., South Abington Twp.: Tuesdays, live entertainment. BOTTLENECKS, 3 S. Main St.,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fall classics make alternatives to Harper LeeReviews may have been mixed, but the verdict is in: Harper Lee’s number-one bes
Fall classics make alternatives to Harper Lee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Reviews may have been mixed, but the verdict is in: Harper Lee’s number-one best-seller “Go Set a Watchman” is a hit. Since its release on July 14, the novel — either a sequel to or rough draft for “To Kill a Mockingbird,” depending on whom you ask... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: today, FullCircle. ARI
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: today, FullCircle. ARIEL VIEW INN, 1400 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel: today, Liz O’Keefe & Friends. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, Fake Uncle Jack. BAZIL, 1101 Northern... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Page Turner: 'Lean In' an eye-opening readEditor's note: This week's Page Turner reader interview is with Stephanie Veit,
Page Turner: 'Lean In' an eye-opening read
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Editor's note: This week's Page Turner reader interview is with Stephanie Veit, who is employed at Three Rivers Federal Credit Union and who is active in Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana. "I am currently reading 'Lean In,' by Sheryl Sandberg, and... Read more
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Washington Post
L.A. school district hits new low, seems to want to ban its best teacher foreverIn this file photo, Rafe Esquith, a fifth grade teacher at Hobart Elementary Sc
L.A. school district hits new low, seems to want to ban its best teacher forever
Washington Post / Posted 14 days ago
In this file photo, Rafe Esquith, a fifth grade teacher at Hobart Elementary School, leads an innovative afterschool group in his classroom. ( Jonathan Alcorn /For The Washington Post) I thought good sense would prevail at the Los Angeles Unified... Read more
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Entrpreneur
You Won't Sell a Lot of Books, But That's Totally OKLast month’s release of Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman sold 1.1 million copies
You Won't Sell a Lot of Books, But That's Totally OK
Entrpreneur / Posted 15 days ago
Last month’s release of Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman sold 1.1 million copies in its first week. Envious? Frankly, it wasn’t even that great of a book, according to many people. But it still set records. The author’s only other book, To Kill a... Read more
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SportingNews
ESPN's Samantha Ponder explains why she's leaving sidelinecoach at Florida State (in case you were wondering, baby Bowden's nickname is S
ESPN's Samantha Ponder explains why she's leaving sideline
SportingNews / Posted 15 days ago
coach at Florida State (in case you were wondering, baby Bowden's nickname is Scout, named after the character in "To Kill A Mockingbird"). Ponder spoke with Sports Illustrated last December about how hard it was to juggle a baby and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Obama's summer reading: shelf disclosuresBarack Obama has reached the stage of his administration when plans are being m
Obama's summer reading: shelf disclosures
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
Barack Obama has reached the stage of his administration when plans are being made for the construction in Chicago of the Presidential library that former American leaders get to set up in their memory. But, before that, he – or his aides – have also... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to doABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle.
Places to go and things to do
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle. ARIEL VIEW INN, 1400 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel: Saturday, Liz O’Keefe & Friends. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, 9platform9; Saturday, Fake Uncle... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Entertainment - The Times-TribuneABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle.
Entertainment - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle. ARIEL VIEW INN, 1400 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel: Saturday, Liz O’Keefe & Friends. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, 9platform9; Saturday, Fake Uncle... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Sledge is another blight on KyrgiosIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
Sledge is another blight on Kyrgios
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Meriden’s Burt ready for sophomore seasons (yes, seasons) with HawksBriana Burt’s favorite author is Harper Lee. F. Scott Fitzgerald is up there, t
Meriden’s Burt ready for sophomore seasons (yes, seasons) with Hawks
The Record-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Briana Burt’s favorite author is Harper Lee. F. Scott Fitzgerald is up there, too. Her favorite book? “To Kill a Mockingbird.” The Meriden girl has yet, however, to pick up “Go Set A Watchman,” the just-released prequel to Lee’s 1961 classic. “My... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Sledge is another blight on KyrgiosIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
Sledge is another blight on Kyrgios
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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Game Informer
A New J. R. R. Tolkien Story Arrives On October 27Famed authors from the 1950s and 1960s are making a splash in 2015. Harper Lee,
A New J. R. R. Tolkien Story Arrives On October 27
Game Informer / Posted 16 days ago
Famed authors from the 1950s and 1960s are making a splash in 2015. Harper Lee, best known for 1960's To Kill A Mockingbird, released Go Set a Watchman earlier this year. On October 27 (in North America), the late, great J R. R. Tolkien returns to... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
What compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks Richard HindsIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
What compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks Richard Hinds
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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Herald Sun
What compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks Richard HindsIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
What compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks Richard Hinds
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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Perth Now
Sledge is another blight on KyrgiosIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
Sledge is another blight on Kyrgios
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sledge is another blight on KyrgiosWhat compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks
Sledge is another blight on Kyrgios
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
What compelled Nick Kyrgios to sledge his opponent in such a vile manner, asks Richard Hinds | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website Nick Kyrgios sledges... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Sledge another an infectious blight on KyrgiosIN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation a
Sledge another an infectious blight on Kyrgios
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
IN sport there are times when the polite boundaries of civilised conversation are crossed and we find the results amusing rather than offensive. When the verbal cut and thrust is pantomime not putrid. But the foul sledge Nick Kyrgios aimed squarely... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment GuideABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle.
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle. ARIEL VIEW INN, 1400 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel: Saturday, Liz O’Keefe & Friends. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, J2 duo; Friday, 9platform9;... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lifestyles - The Times-TribuneABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle.
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
ABINGTON VFW POST 7069, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit: Saturday, FullCircle. ARIEL VIEW INN, 1400 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel: Saturday, Liz O’Keefe & Friends. BAR LOUIE, Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp.: today, J2 duo; Friday, 9platform9;... Read more
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TheBull
News Corp in the red but feeling the loveRupert Murdoch's News Corp has plunged into the red with a $US149 million loss,
News Corp in the red but feeling the love
TheBull / Posted 16 days ago
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has plunged into the red with a $US149 million loss, but the media giant has begun to feel the love from its acquisition of romance publisher Harlequin. News Corp, which bought the world's biggest romance book publisher in... Read more
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