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Chicago Tribune
Sam Greenlee, author of 'Spook Who Sat By the Door,' dead at 83Even into his so-called golden years, the writer Sam Greenlee was outspoken abo
Sam Greenlee, author of 'Spook Who Sat By the Door,' dead at 83
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Even into his so-called golden years, the writer Sam Greenlee was outspoken about the curious fate of his 1973 film "The Spook Who Sat by the Door." A Chicago native, Greenlee, 83, died from natural causes early Monday morning at his home. "The... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Homer couple marries life, artThe partnership of Homer artists Skywalker and Brian Payne sounds like a romanc
Homer couple marries life, art
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
The partnership of Homer artists Skywalker and Brian Payne sounds like a romance novel tease. Can a storyteller-poet-dancer raised in a military family find true love, bliss, creative support and happiness with a Midwestern comic book writer? And can... Read more
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The Irish Times
Check in: Deals and breaks in Ireland and abroadTAILOR-MADE ESCAPES Customised facial at The Kingsley, Cork: A stay at the fou
Check in: Deals and breaks in Ireland and abroad
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
TAILOR-MADE ESCAPES Customised facial at The Kingsley, Cork: A stay at the four-star, within walking distance of the city centre, can be upgraded with the addition of a customised facial. The 60-minute ritual is designed to make you feel like a VIP.... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
First date with destinyThe film tells the story of the first date in 1989 between a young law firm ass
First date with destiny
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
The film tells the story of the first date in 1989 between a young law firm associate named Barack Obama and lawyer Michelle Robinson. It follows them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a screening of Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing and their first... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
A seasonal guide to the best US holidaysShould the collective will of voters from Miami to Maui via Minneapolis see Don
A seasonal guide to the best US holidays
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Should the collective will of voters from Miami to Maui via Minneapolis see Donald Trump move into 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in January – and the rest of the globe voice consequent fears that the United States will draw into itself – the hoary... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Young Blood’ exhibit at Frye showcases work of Noah Davis, Kahlil JosephIn an untitled documentary that is part of a new exhibit at The Frye Museum, pa
‘Young Blood’ exhibit at Frye showcases work of Noah Davis, Kahlil Joseph
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
In an untitled documentary that is part of a new exhibit at The Frye Museum, painter Noah Davis stands in front of a large canvas, working away. Then something shifts. He stands back, takes in his work, then drops his brush and walks out of the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to changestartup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to change
Crain's New York Business / Posted 29 days ago
startup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted with a digital video camera 75 feet above the company’s Industry City headquarters. The 10-minute flight marked the first legal commercial drone operation in New York... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to changestartup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to change
Crain's New York Business / Posted 29 days ago
startup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted with a digital video camera 75 feet above the company’s Industry City headquarters. The 10-minute flight marked the first legal commercial drone operation in New York... Read more
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examiner.com
Co-owners Richard Stavros and Leland Stein talk 'Regent Theatre Centennial Gala'The Regent Theatre in Arlington, Massachusetts has accomplished a rare feat in
Co-owners Richard Stavros and Leland Stein talk 'Regent Theatre Centennial Gala'
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Regent Theatre in Arlington, Massachusetts has accomplished a rare feat in entertainment. On Sunday, April 24, Regent Theatre celebrates 100 years with Regent Theatre Centennial Gala, a night of live performances and a wealth of surprises to... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to changestartup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted
Games of Drones: These flying machines have been grounded in New York, but that's about to change
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
startup Aerobo made history last August when it sent a 34-pound drone outfitted with a digital video camera 75 feet above the company’s Industry City headquarters. The 10-minute flight marked the first legal commercial drone operation in New York... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Veep's' Matt Walsh has comedy on the brain as Season 5 returns"The kind of improv that I'm particularly addicted to," improv pioneer Del Clos
'Veep's' Matt Walsh has comedy on the brain as Season 5 returns
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
"The kind of improv that I'm particularly addicted to," improv pioneer Del Close says in old footage unearthed in a new documentary, "is the kind that … aims at creating a momentary, fragmentary experience that has a totality to it. It's kind of like... Read more

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