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  1. Why We Love To Hate OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    Praises for 'editorial integrity' to a 'hard-hitting' letter that even the writer thought would never see the light of day. I have been a loyal reader from the very first issue.

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  2. Milwaukee Symphony Pops celebrates music of 'Les Miz' composersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The program, "Do You Hear the People Sing?," is a celebration of the work of musical theater writers Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel SchA nberg. The orchestra and chorus will be joined by conductor Dale Reiling and some powerhouse guest vocalists, all veterans of the duo's shows, to perform music from "Les MisA rables," "Miss Saigon," and others.

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  3. Children's Books Honored For Disability StorylinesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Alpha One

    Three books are being honored for their portrayal of the disability experience through a special set of awards given alongside the well-known Caldecott and Newbery Medals. The winners of this year's Schneider Family Book Awards include tales of a boy who stutters, a girl with autism and young adults with intellectual disabilities during transition.

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  4. How Did New Mothers Get On Before Elisa Albert Told Them about the Horrors of Childbirth?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Independent Women's Forum

    That's the theme of After Birth , the new novel about motherhood by Elisa Albert that the critics are falling all over themselves to heap praise upon like whipped cream on a hot fudge sundae. After Birth has everything book-club-chic you can think of crammed between its covers: Brooklyn , a sensitive professor-husband, a witty, transgressive gal-pal, depression spells, women's studies , and most prominently of all, the sheer dreadfulness of being a new mother.

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  5. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iobserve

    By Dave Luecking, Catholic News Service ST. LOUIS -- Sister Barbara Moore wanted to see the film "Selma," but by herself "because emotionally I knew it would probably be impactful."

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  6. Corey Mach & Sydney Morton to Star in Musical Theatre Factory's the Greenwood TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Monday, March 9 at 8PM Musical Theatre Factory will present a development reading of Will Reynolds ' new musical THE GREENWOOD TREE. Inspired by the Sonnets of William Shakespeare , THE GREENWOOD TREE is a story about friends and lovers, and that fine line between the two.

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  7. Aamir, Salman, Shahrukh turn 50. They have owned the Hindi film for half their lives already.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    "Why is media so obsessed with age?" Irrfan Khan asks me in amusement as I tell him the reason behind my Mumbai visit: to put together a clutch of articles to mark Bollywood Khandom - Aamir, Shahrukh and Salman - turning 50 this year. We meander then into a long, tangential discussion on ageing.

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  8. Texture and detail at the MAC this MarchRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Parksville Qualicum News

    ... Vancouver's Andre Prevost will exhibit in the Concert Gallery. In 2013, the graduate of the Banff School of Fine Arts began to paint a series of totems in acrylic. "I want people to see the complexity of one part of the totem, and think about the ...

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  9. Why Can't Modern Girl Groups Land a Radio Hit?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Billboard

    Fifth Harmony and Little Mix have huge social followings and live support -- but neither has found a smash yet. Why haven't the new girl groups taken over radio? From the Shangri-Las in the mid-60's to Bananarama in the early 80's to Destiny's Child at the turn of the century, girl groups have a long history of helping shape the sound of U.S. pop music over periods of waxing and waning popularity.

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  10. The Khans @ 50 & Me @ 53Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    They are not my heroes. Is it because in our cinema, and in the larger world we inhabit in India, women @ 50 are perceived to be more aged and older than men @ 50? Our movies continue to ride on the age of the hero, and a heroine is supposed to be the younger counterpart.

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  11. Are you a diehard Khan fan? Know your K quotient with this ultimate Khan quiz.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    What connects the three films Andaz Apna Apna , Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and Jaan.E.Mann in an unusual way? One of the three Khans wanted to make a career as a director and had even written a couple of scripts when he was very young, much before he took to acting. One of these scripts was made into a film, almost 25 years later, with the same Khan in the leading role.

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  12. Comedy Central's 'Too Many Stars' means plenty of laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVM

    The telethon airing Sunday from 8... . FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2015 file photo, Paul Rudd, right, receives previously chewed food at Comedy Central's "Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs" at the Beacon Theatre in Ne... .

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  13. 2 Greenwood authors have new booksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Phinneywood

    Greenwood author and poet A. B. McFarland has just published her first novel, "Pieces of Home," which is set in Seattle. Pieces of Home is about a young hermit who loses her Seattle home in a fire and ends up staying with a family she barely knows.

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  14. Major Philippe Parreno Exhibit to Open in June at ArmoryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    For his largest exhibition in the U.S. to date, Philippe Parreno constructs a multi-sensory journey within the monumental interior of Park Avenue Armory's Wade Thompson Drill Hall-guiding and manipulating the audience's experience through the spectral presence of sound and light. H {N)Y P N Y P N is commissioned by Park Avenue Armory and co-curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Alex Poots, with consulting curator Tom Eccles.

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  15. The Boston Globe and School of the Museum of Fine Arts Recognize Most ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Boston Globe Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, presented by the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston recently announced the winners of its 2015 program distinguishing Massachusetts's top student artists and writers. These nearly 2,000 young writers and artists, whose work was selected from over 15,000 other submissions, will be recognized in The Boston Globe and the Gold Key winning works will be featured as part of a special exhibition hosted by the 808 Gallery at Boston University.

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  16. Terminally ill woman's dying wish to see Rembrandt exhibition granted by Dutch charityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The unnamed 78-year-old woman was wheeled into Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum on a hospital bed, and was able to enjoy a hugely popular exhibition of Rembrandt paintings in a private viewing yesterday.

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  17. Opening statements in theater shooting expected in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Jury selection in the Colorado theater shooting case is moving faster than expected, with opening statements now expected next month. Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. on Thursday tentatively scheduled opening statements for either April 21 or 27. The trial initially was expected to open in May or early June.

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  18. Ontology based molecular signatures for immune cell types via gene expression analysisRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. New technologies are focusing on characterizing cell types to better understand their heterogeneity.

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  19. Life Itself proves it's the message not the medium that mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    It's no secret that the business of film criticism has undergone a revolution in the last decade, as the big names traditionally found discussing the latest releases in print have seen their positions complemented by upstart bloggers. Today, rather than the views of the professional critic being the first and last word on the latest Hollywood blockbuster or art house oddity, the playing field is crowded by unpaid scribes dashing off reviews on their tablet before tweeting their followers and notching up another entry on RottenTomatoes.com.

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  20. Writers Theatre delivers a dark, unforgettable 'Diary of Anne Frank'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    In the wrenching Writers Theatre production of "The Diary of Anne Frank" - which will haunt me for a long time - one's experience begins even before the play itself does. Tucked in the back of a bookstore, Writers' 60-seat theater is accessed much as the secret annex was behind Otto Frank's shop: by swinging back a bookcase doubling as a wall.

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