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  1. Best way to see the Bluegrass? Go on foot or by bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Scenic drives have long been a local pastime in the Lexington area, but the best way to experience the beauty of the Bluegrass region is either on two feet or two wheels. Drive by too fast and you miss the architectural detail of an old house or the craftsmanship of a dry-laid stone fence, either of which may be 200 years old.


  2. "The Martian" blasts off with big debut at box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | CBS News

    Opening just days after NASA announced findings showing water on Mars, "The Martian" soaked up moviegoers at the box office. Ridley Scott's 3D space epic touched down in theaters with a robust $55 million over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday.


  3. John Oliver mocks Secret Service for trying to embarrass GOPer...Read the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Raw Story

    On Last Week Tonight , host John Oliver took time to poke fun at the bumbling Secret Service for trying to embarrass equally bumbling Rep. Jason Chaffetz despite the fact that the Utah congressman manages to do that for himself on an almost daily basis. This week it was revealed that the Secret Service released " unflattering private information " about Chaffetz in retaliation for his investigation into their recent missteps.


  4. "Boxing on Paper" for the Nation of Islam, Black Nationalism, and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    "And so when the Nation of Islam ordered Muhammad Ali to resist the draft, he became more than a boxer; he was an inspiration to black men needing uplift." "When Muhammad Ali spoke up, he liberated a generation, regardless of whether he was ordered to resist the draft.


  5. CSCC series salutes 'American Heritage'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    This fall, Columbia State Community College presents its annual lecture series, "Celebrating Our American Heritage XXIX," featuring professors from the college's history and English departments. The paths to fame taken by Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee illustrate, perhaps better than any other circumstance, the impact President James K. Polk and his policy of expansion had on American history.


  6. Michael Emerson, Larry Kramer, Jonathan Groff and Sally Field Lead...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Playbill

    The Tectonic Theater Project presents a benefit reading of Moiss Kaufman 's Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde - the award-winning play about Oscar Wilde and the trials for his "crime" of homosexuality - that was banned by Russian government Oct. 5 at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater. Earlier in 2015, Kaufman and Tectonic Theater Project were working with the Moscow New Drama Theatre and the U.S. State Department to produce a revival of Gross Indecency in Moscow.


  7. 'Bridge of Spies': NYFF ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg reteam for the director's new movie, a true-life espionage tale that premiered at the New York Film Festival. Bridge of Spies is an absorbing true-life espionage tale very smoothly handled by old pros who know what they're doing.


  8. The constitutional foundations of intellectual propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A December 2014 study estimated that in 2013, the core copyright industries contributed $1.1 trillion dollars to U.S. GDP, accounting for 6.71 percent of the U.S. economy. And businesses dependent upon patents contribute billions of dollars each year to the country's GDP.


  9. Spielberg And Hanks Back In Oscar Game With Stirring 'Bridge Of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Deadline

    "If they dropped a bomb here we would have no one left to write about awards season," one publicist joked about the eager and heavy turnout of bloggers, critics, and other mainstays of Oscar spitballing that showed up at today's 1pm screening of Steven Spielberg 's much-awaited Bridge Of Spies at West Hollywood's London Hotel. This screening was held by Disney to coincide with the first press screening in New York where the film had its World Premiere Sunday night as part of the 53rd Annual New York Film Festival .


  10. Spielberg clarifies remarks on Hollywood 'implosion'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    Spielberg clarifies remarks on Hollywood 'implosion' He once predicted a 'meltdown' in the industry, but says there's room for all films now. Check out this story on NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 04: Director/producer Steven Spielberg attends the 53rd New York Film Festival premiere of "Bridge Of Spies" at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center on October 4, 2015 in New York City.


  11. Spielberg, DreamWorks SKG In Negotiations With NBCUniversal Now To Join StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: Steven Spielberg /DreamWorks SKG have begun negotiations with NBCUniversal and they are both working to try to make things work to bring the filmmaker back to Universal for a marketing and distribution deal. There is no agreement yet, but it has moved a step closer as specific deal points are being negotiated back and forth.


  12. Will Rove replace Dan and Maz on radio?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    THE former talk show host is set to return to Australia next year to host a breakfast radio show in Sydney, according to a new report. MANY know James Blunt as "that annoying singer" but he's actually a bit of a badass.


  13. Ridley Scott Gets His Mojo Back With - The Martian'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    The stellar $55 million box-office debut of "The Martian" this weekend marks a return to form for Ridley Scott , and raises the prospect that the acclaimed director could be in line to take another run at his first Oscar victory. Academy voters don't - at least consciously - factor box-office performance in when they make nominations, but broad commercial success drives buzz and certainly can't hurt.


  14. Locale for Gandhi and 'soulmate'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The statues of Gandhi and Kallenbach that were unveiled in a Lithuanian village last week. In the foreground is Tushar Gandhi flanked by Indian ambassador Ajay Bisaria and Cipla chairman Yusuf Hamied Rusne , Oct. 4: Mahatma Gandhi's statue has been put up all over the world but probably nowhere quite as remote as in the Lithuanian village of Rusne, close to the Russian border and 300km from the capital, Vilnius.


  15. Aishwarya Rai, Aaradhya, Abhishek look aww-dorable! Amitabh Bachchan shares pictures from ISL 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    The second edition of Indian Super League kicked off on a great note on October 3 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai. After a string of dazzling performances, it was followed by a good opening game between Atletico de Kolkata and Chennaiyin FC.


  16. What would Jack Kemp think of Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | USA Today

    What would Jack Kemp think of Trump? Authors argue Kemp was the most influential 20th-century politician who wasn't president. Check out this story on What the Republican Party needed to do, Jack Kemp would argue throughout his surprising political career, was to reach out to minority voters and immigrants, offer innovative solutions for urban problems and project an upbeat message about the possibilities of America.


  17. Civil War Soldier Statue a Simple Memorial, a Sign of PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    My father told me that the Civil War soldier statues of the two sides, as a sign of peace, face away from each other -- those of the Union facing north, and those of the Confederacy facing south. Before us was a fine example -- the stone soldier on the square in Bedford , Ohio.


  18. Work, Love, Play: Do You Have a Healthy Inner Balance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    Last night, I fell asleep while watching a compilation of TED lectures titled, Life Lessons and Confessions , on Netflix. The series had continued to play, even though I had dozed off.


  19. The Martian's Jessica Chastain says spacesuit scenes were hell to shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The actress stars alongside Matt Damon in the new drama from Ridley Scott about a mission to Mars that goes wrong. "Sometimes the air would cut out, and also you're wearing all this stuff and you can't take your helmet off by yourself, and then we had all these wind turbines chucking dirt and stuff during those sequences, and you couldn't hear anything," she recalled, looking back at shooting the sandstorm scenes set on the Red Planet.


  20. Roy Exum: How We Learned To PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    A couple of years ago I was reading a fascinating story that asserted the "Little Rascals" taught generations of children how to play with each other.