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  1. DIY Maven Styles Cute Decorations For A Spring SoireeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage.

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  2. Yep, 'Game Of Thrones' Is Definitely Going To Spoil The End Of The BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | MTV

    Vanity Fair quotes "Game of Thrones" show runner David Benioff discussing how the show and the books by George R.R. Martin will intersect moving forward, what with the upcoming season five expected to cover the two remaining published books in the series. Basically, if you were hoping that "Thrones" would just cough up an entirely different ending than what Martin has planned, well let's go right ahead and give those hopes the King's justice right here and now: "Luckily, we've been talking about this with George for a long time, ever since we saw this could happen, and we know where things are heading.

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  3. Yep, 'Game Of Thrones' Show Will Spoil The BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Forbes.com

    ... it appears that the two are going to follow the same broad plot arcs, meaning that the show will end up spoiling the books. Here's show runner David Benioff speaking at the Oxford Union, via Vanity Fair: "Luckily, we've been talking about this with ...

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  4. Confirmed: Game of Thrones Will Spoil the BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | IGN

    ... must go on... and that's what we're going to do." While Game of Thrones has made some minor deviations in adapting the books, the series will stay true to the main narrative of Martin's novels. According to Benioff, fans can still expect plenty of ...

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  5. 5 Great Free Things to Do in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | LA Weekly

    The argument over whether or not the Internet has economically screwed creative folks is as old as, well, the Internet. Scott Timberg probes this debate in his new book, Culture Crash: The Killing of the Creative Class .

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  6. Now Hear this: The Books' Paul De Jong piles on the madness; Mikal Cronin gets sweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | ChartAttack

    Now Hear This is a daily dive into the standout songs of the last 24 hours. This morning: Mikal Cronin does this great Evan Dando doing psych rock impression, another electro-acoustic paste-up from The Book's former cellist, and a powerhouse vocal performance.

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  7. Books-A-Million Partners with Kevin Sessums for a Book Signing of His ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | PRWeb

    Books-A-Million and the New York Times bestselling author will be hosting the event next week Wednesday, March 11, at WorkPlay in Birmingham, Ala. "Kevin's personal story is truly moving and inspiring, and I know that people's lives will be enriched after reading this book," said Terrance G. Finley, Books-A-Million's president and CEO Books-A-Million, in partnership with Kevin Sessums, the New York Times bestselling author of " Mississippi Sissy, " will be hosting a book signing event for Sessums' latest memoir " I Left it on the Mountain " at WorkPlay in Birmingham, Ala.

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  8. Sessums hopes memoir helps people help themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

    He wrote about the rise and fall, and even in-between, of Hollywood stars for Vanity Fair and Andy Warhol's Interview magazine.He detailed his own life of being gay while growing up in Mississippi in the New York Times bestseller "Mississippi Sissy."

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  9. Will Crowdfunding Outpace Old-Fashioned Arts Patronage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Hyperallergic

    You can't buy love, as The Beatles famously proclaimed, but perhaps you can buy cultural capital. As public interest in - or at least, monetary support for - the arts continues to wane, the world of arts and letters has come to revolve around the symbiotic but potentially unsustainable relationship between the arts and their patrons: the rich exchange their material resources for a share of that intangible good, cultural credibility.

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  10. Book review: 'Dark Rooms' by Lili AnolikRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Examiner.com

    Though Dark Rooms is her debut novel, Anolik is an established forerunner in contemporary journalism. She is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair , and her work has also been featured in Harper's , Elle , Slate , and The Believer , among other publications.

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  11. Books In My Life: A Love Of The ArcaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Daily Kos

    ... literature. I don't recall the source of the list, but it helpfully had little illustrated vignettes of the books content along with a portrait of the author. I loved pouring over the list and committing to memory who wrote what. The payoff for me ...

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  12. The Netflix of ___Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | San Francisco Magazine

    We've become a society of bingers. Inspired by the guilty gratification of House of Cards benders, dozens of startups are copying Netflix's buffet-style subscription model - one monthly fee, unlimited access - for everything from leather jackets to Lego sets.

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  13. Anna Sale, Anthony DeVito and More Set for How I Learned Things...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hosted by Blaise Allysen Kearsley Tickets: $6 in advance / $10 at the door. On sale soon at UNIONHALLNY.COM .

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  14. 5 Things for You to Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | DNAInfo.com

    " Beyond Fundraising Basics " is a class at the Brooklyn Brainery geared towards those who have experience working for or serving on the board of a nonprofit. Tackle real questions faced by professionals and, as volunteers, dive into case studies and role play so that you walk away from class with the confidence to ask for major gifts.

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  15. Books: Secrets behind ordinaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A Spool of Blue Thread is a story about an ordinary American family, the Whitshanks. Except, of course, no family is entirely ordinary.

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  16. Too Cold to Go Outside? A Startup Will Deliver Vogue to Your Door in MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Too cold or lazy to visit a newsstand to buy Vogue 's March issue? Well, lucky for you, cold, lazy person, a startup called Postmates will deliver the issue to your door "in minutes" if you live in New York City and, starting next week, L.A. The service is called Vogue On-Demand and runs while supplies of the March issue last.

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  17. Foodie bucket list: Writer Mimi Sheraton to speak at Westport LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Westport News

    Mimi Sheraton, a former New York Times restaurant critic and author of "1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die: A Food Loveris Life List," will speak Feb. 28 at the Westport Library. A well-known food writer and former New York Times restaurant critic will appear Feb. 28 at the Westport Library to discuss her book, "1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die: A Food Lover's Life List."

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  18. Anna Sale, Anthony DeVito and More Set for How I Learned Things...Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hosted by Blaise Allysen Kearsley Tickets: $6 in advance / $10 at the door. On sale soon at UNIONHALLNY.COM .

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  19. Best-selling author James Patterson thrills Palmer's Fireside Books with $7,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The small independent bookstore Fireside Books is quiet on Friday evening, January 30, 2015 just before closing. Best-selling author James Patterson gave Fireside Books in Palmer $7,500 this week -- no strings attached.

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  20. Spend the Snowpocalypse Catching Up on These V.F. Editor-Recommended LongreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Vanity Fair

    Those of us who are likely to be stuck indoors waiting out the monster snowstorm barreling its way through the Northeast may find ourselves feeling a bit stir crazy. As an antidote, VF.com editors teamed up to suggest some of our favorite, recent long-reads.

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