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  1. Reb Shlomo's Last Hoshana RabaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Lazer Beams

    Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach ob"m left this world a month after Succot, 21 years ago in 5755. Here is a vintage clip of him during the last Hoshana Raba service of his life. Enjoy it, and may we all be signed and sealed for a wonderful New Year 5776. Chag Sameach!


  2. Fraught and freaky TV: Homeland season 5; American Horror Story: HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    In this digitalised age, with our lives ruled by our smartphones, we are losing the ability, and the inclination, to think. has found that since 2000, when the mobile revolution began in earnest, our average attention span has dropped from 12 seconds to a measly eight.


  3. Twin Peaks: Robert Knepper Joins RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IGN

    There are many things we don't know about Showtime's upcoming Twin Peaks revival. Like who from the original series, aside from star Kyle MacLachlan , is officially returning ? And what role Amanda Seyfried is playing? Well, we can now add one more mystery to the mix.


  4. Tracking the elusive 'Twin Peaks' film crew in North BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    The former Weyerhaeuser mill in North Bend has been repurposed for the filming of the new version of "Twin Peaks." This the closest fans will be likely to get to the filming.


  5. Local banjo maestro earns folk award nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Nanaimo musician Nick Hornbuckle believes good music is the product of a lot of hard work, and it shows in his new album 12x2 . Hornbuckle's first solo record is up for a Canadian Folk Music Award.


  6. Link About It: Complimenting People Makes Them Better Problem-SolversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Cool Hunting

    A new study conducted at the Harvard Business School has found that, when praised for past accomplishments, people tend to perform better at problem-solving tasks. The psychological trick is better known as "best-self activation," and motivates people to reach the high standards they were once known, but only if they've recently been complimented on them.


  7. 35 Photos from the Set of the Twin Peaks RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Production is underway on the Twin Peaks revival, and we've got 35 photos from the set of the series! In the images below you'll see a number of the locations currently being used for filming, including the infamous "Welcome to Twin Peaks" sign, a Twin Peaks Sheriff's Department car, and even director David Lynch in action! Check them out below. Kyle MacLachlan is set to return as Dale Cooper, with a number of other characters from the original series also expected to appear.


  8. Balance Bikes Overtake Training Wheels for Teaching Young RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MSNBC

    Learning to ride a bike is a rite of passage for any kid. The furious pedaling, the scrapes, the training wheel wobble and of course, parents scampering after the unsteady rider or, worse, hunched over and desperately hanging onto the back of the seat.


  9. Link About It: Models Wear Models at Rick Owens' Fashion ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cool Hunting

    You never know what to expect from a Rick Owens fashion show. Earlier this year he sent models onto the runway wearing outfits that had peepholes for their penises, and his latest show at Paris Fashion didn't disappoint: it featured models wearing other models as a sort of human backpack.


  10. Concept Art For An Animated Version Of DuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Neatorama

    Frank Herbert's Dune is one of the most iconic science fiction series of all time, and yet for some reason the series has never received the animated series adaptation it deserves. So far the book series has received a movie adaptation directed by David Lynch that came out in 1984, followed by two different miniseries covering the first three books that aired on the Sci-Fi channel in 2000 and 2003.


  11. 'The River': Art against artificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    Ethel string quartet - violinists Corin Lee and Kip Jones, left, cellist Dorothy Lawson and Ralph Farris, viola - perform with Grammy-winning flutist Robert Mirabal at the UW's Meany Hall on Oct. 8. "A show like this, performed by people who are committed beyond artifice and social media to really understand music through our senses, honors ceremony and art," says Native American flute player Robert Mirabal of the collaborative work. New York new music string quartet Ethel and multiple Grammy-winning New Mexican Native American flutist Robert Mirabal present a multicultural collaboration at the UW World Series.


  12. Link About It: Ghazaal Vojdani's Visual Identity for Pratt UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Cool Hunting

    Designer Ghazaal Vojdani has created a new visual identity for Pratt University based on the very city in which it's located: NYC. Manhattan and Brooklyn's gridded roadways provide a flexible base upon which Vodjani deftly arranges text and images for various communication methods-including brochures, posters, e-mails and web banners.


  13. Starpoint Resort Group Offers Best Family Friendly Halloween Las Vegas OptionsRead the original story

    Friday | Digital Game Developer

    Starpoint Resort Group enjoys watching families spend time together, and Las Vegas is the perfect destination for a family friendly Halloween celebration. Harvest Festivals, parades, and a little haunting make for a great weekend of family fun.


  14. Weather Update: The Latest On JoaquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

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  15. Robert Knepper Moves to Twin PeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    More damned fine casting news has come in for the upcoming new season of David Lynch's "Twin Peaks" as Deadline is reporting that Robert Knepper has been tapped for a recurring role on the Showtime production alongside fellow new resident Amanda Seyfried. The only actor officially confirmed for the new "Twin Peaks" is original star Kyle MacLachlan who is set to reprise his role as Dale Cooper.


  16. The Story of the Holy BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Lazer Beams

    Rabbi Yoel ben Shmuel Sirkis , aka the "Bach", named after his landmark commentary on the Arba Turim, was one of the greatest rabbis and scholars of all time. He was also my 11th generation great grandfather on my mother's side, which makes me a distant cousin of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, of blessed memory, who was a great-grandson of the Bach.


  17. Community suppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Traditional Ham and Bean Church Supper, Saturday, Oct. 3. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the First Parish Church, 218 Central Ave, Dover. Three kinds of homemade baked beans, ham/hotdogs, coleslaw, mac and cheese, green bean casserole, homemade brown bread and homemade corn bread and homemade pies and other deserts.


  18. David Cronenberg Explains Why He Turned Down 'True Detective'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Collider

    As you may or may not have heard, TV is "where it's at" at the moment. Storytelling is flourishing on the small screen, and while some of the shows that ushered in this New Golden Age have since concluded , there's still plenty of fascinating and engaging shows to be found.


  19. Mac DeMarco, Tobias Jesso Jr., Babes in Toyland and more hot October concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Washington Post

    Outdoor venues are wrapping things up for the season. But October has become one of the year's best months for catching bands in more intimate venues.


  20. Link About It: How Spotify is Perfecting Music CurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Cool Hunting

    Pandora, Rdio, Apple and Tidal all offer their own versions of music curation, but one service, Spotify, seems to have cracked the code. The streaming service's popular Discover Weekly feature has found a way to spot tracks that users will actually enjoy, without remaining too safe or straying too far from personal taste.