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1 hr ago | Berkshire Eagle

Filmmaker will kick off Hildene talks

Documentary filmmaker Daniel Karslake will give the first "Last Best Hope" talk at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18. Karslake has a passion to help bring about the end of extreme poverty and hunger in the world using documentary film making.

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Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Texas proposing climate denier revisions to school text books

The National Center for Science and Education conducted a study of the newly proposed textbooks the Texas Board of Education plans to adopt for the start of the 2015 public school year. There are some problems with the new textbooks.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, Environment, Science, Education Etc., Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

3 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

VIDEO: Reviews of this week's cinema releases

Drama/Romance. Max Irons, Sam Claflin, Holliday Grainger, Freddie Fox, Douglas Booth, Matthew Beard, Sam Reid, Olly Alexander, Ben Schnetzer, Jack Farthing, Gordon Brown, Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Hollander, Natalie Dormer.

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Related Topix: An Education, Short, London, Drama Movies, Magic in the Moonlight, The Amazing Spider-Man, Hot Chicks, Emma Stone

7 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

Crusaders cruise past Tigers

In 1992, Penny Marshall directed the movie, 'A League of Their Own,' about two sisters who joined the first female profession ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Holy Trinity's Mikaela Foecke celebrates after scoring a point against New London Tuesday at Shottenkirk Gymnasium in Fort Madison.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, A League of Their Own, Drama Movies

10 hrs ago | Nerve News

Men are pigs: Kelly Brook

" Last year, when the Danny thing was ending, Jason called out of the blue and said, 'I still love you so much', and I said, 'I still love you.' We'll always still love each other.

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Related Topix: Kelly Brook, Hot Chicks, London, Drama Movies, Short

Tue Sep 16, 2014

National Review Online

Jay Nordlinger: Lowry's Lincoln, Part I

I would now like to spend a little time on Rich Lowry's This book is not hot off the presses. It was published last year.

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Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Ohio

KTVN Reno

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Preparations for Nevada's 150th birthday are in full swing, especially in Carson City, where the Nevada State Museum is bringing the Silver State's colorful history to life with new exhibits. The museum has curated rare items that tell the story of people like John C. Fremont, who explored Nevada on a mapping expedition and then ran for president four years before Abraham Lincoln.

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Related Topix: Carson City, NV, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Uptown Messenger

Palmer Park in Carrollton is named after 'ardent racist,' researcher says

The arch over the entryway to Palmer Park is the only sign of its namesake. The popular Palmer Park - surrounded by an array of diverse neighborhoods including Carrollton, Fontainebleau, Pigeontown and Hollygrove - was given its name during an era of nostalgia for the Confederacy to honor a pastor so passionately in favor of slavery that Gen.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, Jazz, New Orleans, LA, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Life, Thanksgiving, Holidays

The Times of Trenton

At Rider, historian Doris Kearns Goodwin touches on Lincoln,...

LAWRENCE - Rider University kicked off a yearlong celebration of its past Tuesday by enlisting the help of an award-winning presidential historian. As the university officially began its 150th anniversary festivities, Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of tomes on presidents from Abraham Lincoln to Lyndon Johnson, took the stage of Rider's recreation center to share her thoughts on leadership and her appreciation of the past.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Books, Team of Rivals, Rider University

Newsday

Lincoln's 1860 campaign banner discovered in Peconic store

This original Mattituck "Wide Awake" Club banner with heightened color showing the original lettering layout, is made of blue silk attached at the top to a horizontal, mahogany support rod. This original Mattituck "Wide Awake" Club banner with heightened color showing the original lettering layout, is made of blue silk attached at the top to a horizontal, mahogany support rod.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Peconic, NY, Mattituck, NY, Southold, NY, Suffolk County, NY

SFGate

Rosie Oa Donnell shows off massive weight loss on TV return

A new season of 'The View' begins with Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie ODonnell and new hosts Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace. Actress-turned-TV personality Rosie O'Donnell debuted her slimmed down new look on her new show "The View" on Monday, revealing she has lost over 50 pounds since undergoing vertical gastric sleeve surgery last year.

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Related Topix: The View, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell, Heart Attack, Health

USA Today

AA expects great strides in merger next year, CEO says

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker said Tuesday that merging operations with US Airways will mean combining loyalty programs early next year, gaining a single certificate from the Federal Aviation AA expects great strides in merger next year, CEO says WASHINGTON -- American Airlines CEO Doug Parker said Tuesday that merging operations with US Airways will mean combining loyalty programs early next year, gaining a single certificate from the Federal Aviation Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1s5mMax An American Eagle jet taxis to a gate past the control tower after landing March 12, 2013, at the Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport in Springfield, Ill.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Springfield, IL, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Archinect School Blog

Material Witness #4: Writing on the Wall

In cinema, signage plays a duplicitous role. Like a cartoon thought bubble, signage is a tangible manifestation of how a character feels, yet it also encourages the audience to read between the etched lines.

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Related Topix: Breaking Bad, Entertainment, Television, Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

DreadCentrol.com

Exclusive Blu-ray Clip: Hannibal Season 2

Today's the day, fiends! "Hannibal" Season 2 is NOW AVAILABLE on Blu-ray and DVD, and we're ready to force feed you an exclusive look at one of the home video features! Hannibal: Season Two, the next chapter of the smash hit series, will keep viewers on the edge of their seats when it arrives on Blu-ray , DVD , and Digital HD September 16th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. From Bryan Fuller, the executive producer of TV's "Heroes" and "Pushing Daisies," comes the complete second season of the deliciously dark and twisted show.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Pushing Daisies, The Hunt, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Short, What's Love Got to Do with It?, Music!, Off the Map, Boardwalk Empire

WebProNews

Pia Zadora To Have Surgery On Ankle After Accident

Right now, she is resting and recovering in intensive care at University Medical Center in Las Vegas after suffering a head injury and an ankle fracture after a golf cart accident. Apparently, Pia Zadora was thrown from the golf cart after her 17-year-old son, Jordan, made a sharp left turn onto a street near their Las Vegas home.

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Related Topix: Short, Drama Movies, Butterfly, Pia Zadora, Pop/Rock

The Wave

Church's progressive faith helped shape Chapman University

Where: Merle and Majorie Fish Interfaith Center, home of the Ray and Pauline Wallace All Faiths Chapel and the J.E. and Flora Scott Wilkinson Founders Chapel The opening day of Hesperian College in Woodland, Calif. was the same day Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated the 16th United States president.

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Related Topix: Chapman University, Woodland, CA, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

WKRC-AM Cincinnati

Empower U September 20th

Abraham Lincoln was a well-read President who was very familiar with Shakespeare's works. Whether in tragedy or comedy, Shakespeare's characters faced a tumultuous world, as did President Lincoln with a bloody Civil War.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Ashland University, Claremont, CA

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Examiner.com

George Clooney receiving the Cecil B. DeMille Award

Today, Sept. 15, it was reported on CBS News and Hollywood Reporter that George Clooney will be receiving the Cecil B. DeMille award.

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Related Topix: The Descendants, Up in the Air, Hollywood, Short, Comedy Movies, Er, Golden Globe Awards, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Out of Sight, Thriller, Crime Movies, Action Movies

Examiner.com

A no position president

The recent speech by President Obama on the devastation by ISIS on the Syrian and Iraqi people proved unequivocally that this is one president which will go out of his way to say allot about nothing. He spoke nearly thirty minutes utilizing tough words and idle threats in an attempt to sound bold, strong and the defender of our nation, yet with no apparent conviction.

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Related Topix: US News, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

ABC News

The Roosevelt Trail, From Maine to North Dakota

In this undated photo, the statues of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln are shown at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota. Theodore Roosevelt and two more Roosevelts who occupied the White House, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his first lady, Eleanor, are the subjects of a new Ken Burns documentary for public television, "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History."

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Related Topix: Maine, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, US National Parks

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