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  1. Donald Trump's Love Affair with the Federalist Society: A Clear and Present Danger to Planet EarthRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Sierra

    Why is no one questioning the outsized role of the Federalist Society in the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court? For those who care about the fate of the Earth, the backstory is very troubling. Donald Trump relied on the group to vet his Supreme Court pick, and Judge Gorsuch is listed as an "expert" on the group's website.

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  2. How Spending 60 Minutes Doing This Every Morning Helps This...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | News Times

    Headspace's Rich Pierson has a morning ritual he has practiced for the last nine years to help start his day the right way. It can be tough to shut out the noise around you and actually focus on what matters.

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  3. 30 years after his death, James Baldwin is having a new pop culture momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... lasted, his work, he knew, would matter. But when Baldwin died 30 years ago, it would have been hard to predict that books such as "The Fire Next Time" - written as a letter to his nephew on the 100th anniversary of black emancipation - or ...

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  4. Kevin G. Perfects The Art Of Failure After Mean GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | MTV

    Tired of auditioning for geeks and terrorists, actor Rajiv Surendra set his sights on the role of a lifetime. But things don't go as planned.

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  5. Legendary writer, scientist Rearden diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Homer News

    ... the home-defense territorial unit in World War II. That led to "Castner's Cutthroats," one of Rearden's more popular books and one that Homer writer Dana Stabenow said she's hand-sold more than some of her own books. Rearden's gift as a writer came ...

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  6. Interracial families are focus of buzzworthy painter's new Minneapolis showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Star Tribune

    Artist Leslie Barlow in her studio in the Northrup King Building. Below, her 2017 painting "Samantha and Ryan," featured in a new exhibit.LEILA NAVIDI a [email protected] The sunlight streamed into Leslie Barlow's studio as she painted, illuminating the faces surrounding her.

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  7. Eddie proudly holds his magical egg gifted to him from goats. Source: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    What started off as a normal morning commute to work for a WDAM reporter took a turn for the bizarre when he says goats led him to a magical egg. Eddie said he didn't see any goats, so he went to leave but he heard the bleating again.

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  8. Javier Munoz Injured, Jevon McFerrin Will Step Into Title Role in HAMILTONRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Jevon McFerrin, the young actor who has portrayed Alexander Hamilton in Hamilton on Broadway as an alternate to the musical's lead Javier Munoz, will step into the role effective immediately while Mr. Munoz takes a medical leave to recover from a physical injury, it has been announced by Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller. Mr. McFerrin, who joined the cast of Hamilton last September, previously appeared on Broadway in MOTOWN, as well as on national tour.

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  9. Who Needs Plans When You Have These 97 Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Lucky

    SIT DOWN! STOP WHAT YOU'RE DOING! BREAKING NEWS! Safe Haven , the delightfully soapy Nicholas Sparks adaptation starring Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel is coming to Netflix in March 2017. Clear your schedule immediately: You need to watch this movie every night for three weeks straight in order to get its full effect.

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  10. Harry Potter Fest information sharedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    ... for the festival, which previously had been held in Edgerton. It will take place Oct. 20-22. The "Harry Potter" books are one of the best-selling series of all time, with more than 500 million copies sold. It is a seven-book fantasy series by ...

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  11. We are becoming patrons of the charity Creative YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Surreycomet.co.uk

    It's quite astonishing how we can all live in an area for such a long time and actually know very little about it. I mean, did you know that the Borough of Kingston upon Thames has been twinned with the city of Jaffna in Sri Lanka since last year? That before finding fame, singer-songwriter Eric Clapton used to busk on the very streets we frequent? And that Surbiton station was used in the scene when Dumbledore arrived to take Harry Potter back into the world of wizards in the 2009 film version of 'Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince'? No? Well I only knew one of those facts myself to be honest.

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  12. Jane Mayer: Dark Money and Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Nation

    The Koch brothers, the GOP's biggest donors, didn't support Trump for president-but he's supporting their pro-business and anti-environmental agenda now. Jane Mayer of The New Yorker explains; her book Dark Money is out now in paperback.

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  13. How to Overcome Rejection by 200 Literary AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Writer's Digest

    ... young readers and find it very fulfilling-not just because of the wonderful letters I receive telling me how much my books mean to them, but also because the kidlit community is so generous and supportive, and they make me feel that what I do is ...

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  14. 7 Science-Backed Strategies for Building Powerful HabitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... several decisions about what types of goods to buy. If your goal is to read more, for instance, create a short list of books or articles you're interested in, then rank them in order of which you want to read first. Simply

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  15. Community HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... p.m. All 19 and over welcome. Join in a lively discussion about some of today's most intriguing and thought-provoking books. This month's book will be "A Walk in the Woods" by Bill Bryson. Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Center at 57 ...

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  16. Sydney flatmates rent out 'Harry Potter suite'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Daily Mail

    A bedroom you can Slytherin to! Roommates rent out their cupboard under the stairs as the 'Harry Potter Suite' - and it will only cost $20 a week Flatmates have attempted to rent out the cupboard under their staircase dubbed the 'Harry Potter suite' for $20 a week. The successful tenant will share the Sydney house with four students and will even be allowed to bring their pet.

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  17. Playwright who inspired 'Moonlight' wins PEN awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Day

    ... coherent dialogue," the organization's president, Andrew Solomon, said in a statement. "Many of this year's honored books explore the social themes that are at the surface of our nation's consciousness." A dozen emerging writers received $2,000 ...

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  18. Murakami fans to flock bookstores at midnight for new novelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | PanArmenian Network

    ... at midnight (1500 GMT) of the hotly anticipated "Killing Commendatore". Translated into some 40 languages, Murakami's books conjure up a fantastical world where giant frogs challenge salarymen in battle and mackerel rain down from the sky. For ...

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  19. Out of shape? You can probably blame bad habits. But it's never too late to build better onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Los Angeles Times

    Tomorrow is a new day, but you probably know a lot about it already: what you'll have for breakfast, the route you'll take to your office, which website you'll visit first. None of us has the mental energy to think about everything we do, so we spend a lot of time on autopilot, following patterns over and over.

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  20. Tickets for evening with "Wild" author available March 1Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Wenatchee World

    The author of the award-winning memoir "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" will be speaking at the Numerica Performing Arts Center this April. Cheryl Strayed hiked 1,100 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail in 1995 and published "Wild" in 2012.

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