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2 hrs ago |

Historical Conscience and Consequences

War is a compelling force to bring to the movie screen. It often uses a component of historical subject matter that translates past experiences into the present.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Gallipoli, Australia, Celebrities, Mel Gibson

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Flicks Flashback: Classics 'Never Been Kissed' & 'Girl Next Door' hit milestones

Over a decade ago two films aimed at teens and young adults both hit theaters . Neither lit the box office on fire, but both have managed to become a pop culture cult classics that still have a solid life on cable TV and in the DVD collections of most people who went to school during a certain timeframe.


Related Topix: Never Been Kissed, Comedy Movies, Short, Thriller, Drama Movies, The Girl Next Door

5 hrs ago | Free Republic

Do the Fed’s Really Own the Land in Nevada? Nope

QUESTION: Is it true that nearly 80% of Nevada is still owned by the Federal Government who then pays no tax to the State of Nevada? This seems very strange if true as a backdrop to this entire Bundy affair.


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

12 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

Daniel Chester French

Daniel Chester French , one of the most prolific and acclaimed American sculptors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, is best known for his monumental work, the statue of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial , Washington, D.C. French was born in Exeter, New Hampshire , to Henry Flagg French , a lawyer, judge, Assistant US ... (more)


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln Memorial, US National Parks, Arts, Sculpting, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Italy, World News, Concord, MA

16 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Lueders: Sen. Dale Schultz exits, shaking his head

Dale Schultz tells a story he heard about a recent meeting of Republicans in the state's 6th congressional district.


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

20 hrs ago | WTVY Dothan

Day in History: 2 Colorado Massacres; Deepwater Gulf Explosion; Dolly ...

Today in History Today is Easter Sunday, April 20, the 110th day of 2014. There are 255 days left in the year.


Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Offshore Drilling, New York

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Grant calls for end of prisoner exchanges

LIBRARY OF CONGRESSIn April 1864, Ulysses S. Grant issued an order calling for a halt to prisoner exchanges with the Confederate government.


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

CBS 47

Steven Spielberg developing movie about Jewish priest

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL Director Steven Spielberg speaks onstage at TIME's screening of Lincoln and Q & A on October 25, 2012 in New York City.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Munich, Thriller, History Movies, Brunswick, GA, Entertainment

CBS Local

Quinn Staying Out Of Debate On Obama Presidential Library Subsidy

Governor Quinn is staying out of the argument over Thursday's unusual Illinois House Executive Committee vote on state financing for an Obama presidential library.


Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, Illinois, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

'Blitz' - Jason Statham as a British Dirty Harry

"Blitz" is a British police thriller starring Jason Statham as a tough cop chasing a serial killer.


Related Topix: London, Drama Movies, Short, Jason Statham


Tax Day Shows Need for Tax Reform

The Titanic sank on that day in 1912 . Abraham Lincoln died after being mortally wounded the day before.


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Tax, Opinion


Bryan Singer's Rape Accuser Involved In "Social Justice Documentary" About Hollywood Sex Abuse

Michael Egan, the 31-year-old accusing X-Men director Bryan Singer of routinely molesting him as a teenager , has been linked to an Oscar-nominated "social justice" documentary filmmaker working on a documentary about sex abuse in Hollywood.


Related Topix: X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Justice

The Daily Record

Celebrity odds and ends

Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday urged first responders to use an overdose-reversal drug to help save lives amid a nationwide resurgence in heroin abuse, a public health scourge claiming the lives of celebrities and young people alike.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Thriller, Justice, Los Angeles, CA, X-Men, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Elmira's connection to Lincoln's assassination

If only they had known there was a spy in their midst. Right in Elmira. Someone who was implicated in the plot to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Elmira, NY, Canandaigua, NY

The Macon Telegraph

Political notebook: Meet your candidates

Tuesday, candidates for Bibb County State Court Judge, the Bibb County Board of Education and the Macon Water Authority will face questions.


Related Topix: Bibb County, GA, Macon, GA, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Life, Veteran Affairs, Byron, GA

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Herbert Hoover Museum Opens First Lady Exhibit

A new exhibit titled "America's First Ladies" opens Saturday at The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum in West Branch.


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

Seattle Times

Vote: Are we an oligarchy? | Jon Talton

Abraham Lincoln, like many of the Founding Fathers before him, knew that government of the people, by the people and for the people, "dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal," was something new in the world, especially for a continental empire.


Related Topix: Lincoln, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

The Columbus Dispatch

Late funding, lack of permits cancel stop in Columbus of Lincoln train replica

A replica of one of the train engines that carried the body of Abraham Lincoln to Columbus and then to his resting spot in Illinois will not be displayed as scheduled at the Ohio Statehouse on Thursday.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Columbus, OH, Springfield, OH

Sydney Morning Herald

The Anzac evolution

Hanifi Araz, a big man from the city of Canakkale across the Dardanelles from the Gallipoli Peninsula, saw the future in the early 1980s, and he wanted to be part of it.


Related Topix: Gallipoli, War Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Mel Gibson, Mark Lee, Australia Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, Turkey, World News, Middle East


New 'Godzilla' featurette revealed - watch

A new Godzilla featurette has been revealed - scroll down and click to watch. The clip includes an interview with director Gareth Edwards, who discusses his approach to the film and reveals that he wanted to treat the monster blockbuster "seriously".


Related Topix: Monsters, Kick-Ass, Aaron Johnson, Martha Marcy May Marlene, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, David Strathairn