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The Millions (A Blog about Books)
The Writing on the Wall (Redux): The 2014 Whitney Biennial, Starring David Foster Wallace
Lisa Anne Auerbach, "Let the Dream Write Itself," 2014. Wool, 63 x 80 in. Collection of the artist and Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Young and healthy? Think again
If you're under the age of 25, you probably live as if you're immortal. You smoke, you shun exercise, and you indulge in late-night suppers at least once a week.
National Public Radio
Obama's Big Move On Overtime Pay Keyed To Swing, Base Voters
The effort to raise wages is seen as part of his State of the Union promise of a "year of action."
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Obama expands protection for California coastline
President Barack Obama is fulfilling a State of the Union pledge to preserve more federal lands by adding more California coastline to a national monument.
President Barack Obama Goes Between Two Ferns With Zach Galifianakis...
President Obama appeared on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis , and it is the funniest Presidential interview since John Quincy Adams did that wildly improper impersonation of Andrew Jackson at the State of the Union in 1826! Just kidding about the John Quincy Adams part , but this video will have you in stitches, which thanks to the ... (more)
State of the Union 2014
One of the problems with political speech is that it exists in its own world and creates its own standards.
State of the Union: Yes, We Can? Maybe Not So Much
Compared to last year's State of the Union address, President Obama lowered his expectations this year.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Daily Journal
Soroptimist welcomes members, honors students
The February meeting of Soroptimist International of Cumberland County included the induction of new members and recognition of area high school students.
The Chronicle Herald
Halley to host session focused on Missa Gaia
Musique Royale offers a choral workshop with CBC Radio's Choral Concert host Nick Halley on Saturday, 10 a.m., at St. John's Anglican Church, Lunenburg.
Sofia News Agency
Bulgarian PM Highlights Main Achievements, Future Commitments
Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski held a press conference in front of over 200 journalists to brief them on the government's progress since assuming power.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 3/09/2014
THE CHIEFTAINS The Paramount Theatre 3/10-3/10/2014 Six Time Grammy Winners, The Chieftains Are Now Recognized For Bringing Traditional Irish Music To The World's Attention.
Crist: Democrats 'ought to strengthen up'
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, who's looking to get his old job back - this time as a Democrat - argued Sunday that Democrats need to "strengthen up" and own Obamacare in this year's midterms.
The Wall Street Journal
Top Quotes from Sunday's Talk Shows
The crisis in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and the just-concluded Conservative Political Action Conference were all discussed on Sunday's political talk shows.
National Review Online
March 9, 2014
Deputy National Security Advisor Tony Blinken said on State of the Union this morning that Russian president Vladimir Putin is acting out of weakness in his invasion of Ukraine and that U.S. actions against Russia are "having a clear effect" so far.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
George Mason celebrates the power, diversity of dance
George Mason University hosts the American College Dance Festival Association's annual mid-Atlantic regional conference this week, which includes more than 560 dance students and dance faculty from 20 universities across the region.
Grammy winner Kitaro performs at Heydar Aliyev Center - PHOTOS
World-renowned Japanese recording artist, composer, musician, arranger, and the winner of a Grammy and a Golden Globe Award, Kitaro has given a solo concert at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Festival treble for youth choir
Romsey Youth Choir were the toast of the Portsmouth Music Festival on Saturday- taking three trophies and being named the judge's favourite performers.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Press Play: Robert Elkjer's quiet 'Hush'
This sophomore solo piano album by San Rafael musician-composer Robert Elkjer is very much in the mold of George Winston, who pioneered the new age, meditative solo piano genre that is now populated his many acolytes and imitators on websites such as SoloPiano and Whisperings.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Live Interview: 'American Idol' star Pia Toscano and Jared Lee to stop at MLive before...
Live with Pia Toscano and Jared Lee: Join the singers at 12:15 p.m. March 7, 2014 when they stop by the MLive Lansing office before a concert at Lansing Community College's Dart Auditorium.
The Jersey Journal
Dr. Arthur Feinstein; Soropitmist endeavor; Help Millville Rescue; BEN Column, March 4, update 2
The column that says if it weren't for weather forecasters, the Gross National Product wouldn't be half what it is when snow is coming.