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Firecreek pits Jimmy Stewart as Cobb against Henry Fonda as Larkin on opposite sides of the law in a western town struggling to establish and re-establish an identity consistent with principles hard to maintain.
Thu May 23, 2013
Bangor Daily News
Rep. Diane Russell's fool's errand
So began an e-mail I got last week from Rep. Diane Russell, the Democrat who represents me and my Munjoy Hill neighbors in the Maine Legislature.
Coverage of tempest in coffeepot cruel
This Peter Betz tempest in a coffeepot would be very amusing if the tabloid coverage were not so cruel and out of all proportion to the scope of the incident.
Sun May 19, 2013
In our opinion: Big screen exploitation of women should outrage us all
In the 1940 romantic comedy "The Philadelphia Story," actor Jimmy Stewart's character soothes the fears of Katharine Hepburn's character, who worries he may have forced himself on her while she was inebriated.
Fri May 17, 2013
Local Craigslist: Brown Leather Suitcase for $35
Doesn't this look like the suitcase Jimmy Stewart wanted in It's a Wonderful Life ? They just don't make 'em like this anymore, and it's a good bet the one you have won't last near as long as this baby! So, fork over $35 to the Joliet seller who's posted it on Craigslist and it can be yours.
Wed May 15, 2013
Call Northside 777
After a woman places an ad in the Chicago Times offering a reward for information that will exonerate her son, newsman P.J. McNeal is assigned to look into the 11-year old story of Frank Wiecek , sentenced to life in prison for killing a cop.
Mon May 13, 2013
National Review Online
Tanya Marsh: Treat Community Banks Differently
His chief challenge is Mr. Potter, the wealthy slumlord who repeatedly schemes to force Bailey out of business.
Fri May 10, 2013
Straight arrow prosecutor in Washington-land
In his book on the experience, former Special Inspector General for Oversight of TARP Neil Barofsky sometimes comes off as a cross between the Jimmy Stewart character in the film You Can't Take It With You and Eliot Ness.
Thu May 09, 2013
This Is Bristol
The Bristol Post published 'Sought after' Cary Grant posters to go under hammer
POSTERS advertising films starring Bristol-born Hollywood idol Cary Grant are expected to fetch more than 16,000 at auction.
Red Bluff Daily News
Today in History: Today is Thursday, May 9, 2013
Today's Highlight in History: On May 9, 1754, a political cartoon in Benjamin Franklin's Pennsylvania Gazette depicted a snake cut into eight pieces, each section representing a part of the American colonies; the caption read, ''JOIN, or DIE.'' On this date: In 1712, the Carolina Colony was officially divided into two entities: North Carolina and ... (more)
The Gaston Gazette
Today in History - The Carolina Colony was officially divided North and South
On May 9, 1754, a political cartoon in Benjamin Franklin's Pennsylvania Gazette depicted a snake cut into eight pieces, each section representing a part of the American colonies; the caption read, "JOIN, or DIE." In 1951, the U.S. conducted its first thermonuclear experiment as part of Operation Greenhouse by detonating a 225-kiloton device on ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
The Daily Republic
Today in History for May 9, 2013
On May 9, 1754, a political cartoon in Benjamin Franklin's Pennsylvania Gazette depicted a snake cut into eight pieces, each section representing a part of the American colonies; the caption read, "JOIN, or DIE." In 1951 , the U.S. conducted its first thermonuclear experiment as part of Operation Greenhouse by detonating a 225-kiloton device on ... (more)
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Sun Apr 28, 2013
The ski bums next door
Now that we're here, we've run into so many other people just like us who are retired or semi-retired who want to be active and hike and bike and ski and do all that stuff." PARK CITY - They moved in next door two years ago.
Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "Bend of the River"
Today's feature is the 2nd of conservative Republican cinematic legend James Stewart's westerns directed by Anthony Mann .
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Jim Parsons talks "The Big Bang Theory" and Jimmy Stewart
Jim Parsons appeared on Friday's "CBS This Morning," where he talked about his role on "The Big Bang Theory" -- and how it's changed his life.