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2015/05/26 01:39
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Some 21 short stories spanning her 50-year literary career have been compiled into a new Faye Weldon book. Fay Weldon Head of Zeus, $34.99 Review by Daphne Guinness She's back. This time with a...
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2015/05/25 23:21
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Do BRAINS really matter more to men than BUSTS? That's what a leading male scientist claims. We asked some very brainy women if that's THEIR experience A leading scientist claims that men value...
2015/05/25 22:33
2015/05/25 22:33
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Crime caper kingpin Dashiell Hammett papers home at U of SCIn this Nov. 7, 1947 file photo, novelist Dashiell Hammett,… AP News | 05/24/15 09:36 am COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- A major collection of...
2015/05/25 20:19
2015/05/25 20:19
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This picture taken on May 19, 2015 at the Abel Prize ceremony in Oslo shows the Abel prize winner and mathematician John Nash. (AFP PHOTO / Haakon Mosvold Larsen / NTB) Sylvia Nasar lay awake many...
2015/05/25 19:32
2015/05/25 19:32
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That's What I Think: Speaking English correctly is not a betrayal of heritage Sometimes I try to be funny here, and sometimes I try to be Witty. Today, I write about a subject quite serious to me,...
2015/05/25 19:19
2015/05/25 19:19
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Jerry Stiller, left, and Anne Meara arrive at the premiere of “I Love You, Man” in 2009. (Matt Sayles/AP) No matter where they went, Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara could charm just about anyone, and if...
2015/05/25 18:37
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TUCSON, Ariz. – On a perch overlooking the pristine baseball diamonds of Cherry Field is the prospective site of a memorial dedicated to one of the finest athletes Tucson has ever known. Chris Moon...
2015/05/25 14:49
2015/05/25 14:49
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Listowel Writers’ Week: Slane for the brain Bill Clinton described the Hay Festival as ‘Woodstock for the mind’. For people who like books, ideas and a generous dollop of celebrity, the literary...
2015/05/25 12:45
2015/05/25 12:45
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Do you remember this pinoy catchphrase made popular in 2003 by a Petron advertisement? In the advertisement, a balikbayan mother-in-law begins criticizing everything the moment she arrives back home...
2015/05/25 12:42
2015/05/25 12:42
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You know how you’re shocked-cum-shamed when you sort the recycling and see exactly how much booze you’ve drunk? Do you kid yourself that it’s been an unusually big week, or worry that the...
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2015/05/25 11:21
2015/05/25 11:21
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A combined Pfizer, based in New York City, and GSK, based in London, would be a staggering company indeed. Pfizer, the maker of drugs like Viagra and Celebrex, reports $50 billion in total sales and...
2015/05/25 10:34
2015/05/25 10:34
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REVIEW: Boogie Nights by the Centre Theatre Players in St Ives The Centre Theatre Players cast for Boogie Nights In a production awash with platform heels, sequins and high pitched solos…and that...
2015/05/25 09:21
2015/05/25 09:21
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He really IS a funny Focker! Dustin Hoffman gets up to some comic hijinks with a hooded jumper as he enjoys a playful day in Malibu Without sunglasses or a hat to block the sun, Dustin Hoffman knew...
2015/05/25 06:34
2015/05/25 06:34
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Stars aren't just like us. Lana Del Rey knows this, and wields her stature like few other pop artists. At the Sasquatch! Festival on Sunday night, for a brief moment, she stepped down behind the...
2015/05/25 04:06
2015/05/25 04:06
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Jesse Appell majored in international studies at prestigious Brandeis University, studying the economic might and ruthless, secretive politics of China. Then he won a 14-month Fulbright Scholarship...
2015/05/25 02:09
2015/05/25 02:09
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... need a lift home?" We also commend writer David Schneider for managing to squeeze in a political point. Said David: "UK only gets five points but millions will have voted for us! Surely now...
2015/05/24 23:13
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It's a good bet that more Americans could name President Harry Truman's vice president than could tell you who spoke at their own graduation. Still, thousands of devoted parents, grandparents, other...
2015/05/24 19:37
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Godwin is regularly referred to as one of our fast-rising young directors, which pleases him greatly since he is actually 37. He has also been about for far longer than the sobriquet allows: his first...
2015/05/24 18:21
2015/05/24 18:21
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Now ANYONE can swear like a Brit! Former children's presenter teaches Americans how to use Anglo-Saxon expletives in a cheeky new YouTube tutorial Kate Arnell, from London, used to work for CBBC and...
2015/05/24 13:38
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... a skill you never forget," Witte said of his Morse code training. There's something else Witte never forgot — the love of his life, Goldie. Back in 1944, Witte was a single man who lived with...
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