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  1. Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug AddictsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in . No one can mix spirituality and sex better than Cohen, which may be the reason why his popularity has endured - and will continue to do so, seemingly forever.

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  2. The Big PictureBASEBALL and DiMAGGIO at High NoonRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2011 | American Reporter

    As you would expect, Michael Moore, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka were in Madison, Wisc., to support and rally the workers in their fight against the union-busting governor and Republican-dominated state legislature.

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  3. Cold Mountain OperaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Way

    In 2010, Philadelphia classical-music phenom Jennifer Higdon was basking in the blissful bedlam triggered by winning her first Grammy and the Pulitzer Prize in music. Her next move was equally ambitious.

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  4. Minimum Wages: Oh, When Will They Ever Learn?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    Pete Seeger, folk singer and liberal mouthpiece of the '50s and '60s, wrote "Where Have All the Flowers Gone" in 1955. Progressive folk trio Peter, Paul, and Mary sang their version in 1962.

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  5. Colorado Springs area To Do Today...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Gazette

    Personal live storytelling, 1 p.m., Ivywild School, 1604 S. Cascade Ave., $5; thestory projectsoco.wordpress.com. "Imagination on Broadway" - Colorado Springs Children's Chorale with The Summit Ensemble, Pikes Peak Singers, Spring Singers and Dawn Singers,... The Story Project - Personal live storytelling, 1 p.m., Ivywild School, 1604 S. Cascade Ave., $5; thestory projectsoco.wordpress.com.

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  6. A 'Puff, The Magic Dragon'-Themed Restaurant Is Coming SoonRead the original story

    Friday May 29 | Eater

    "Puff, The Magic Dragon," the beloved children's song made famous by legendary 60's folk trio Peter, Paul, and Mary, and which was later turned into a successful book by song authors Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton, will become a restaurant chain, according to this press release from PRWeb. "It's something I've worked on for close to six years now," developer Steven Schussler told Eater.

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  7. 'Puff, The Magic Dragon'-Themed Restaurants Might Actually HappenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | Time

    Puff the Magic Dragon children's book is seen here at Barnes & Noble, 86th & Lexington on July 1, 2009 in New York City. Steven Schussler, the businessman behind The Rainforest Caf restaurant chain, has announced that his company Schussler Creative has acquired the worldwide licensing rights to develop restaurants and merchandise inspired by the eponymous 1963 hit by American folk singers Peter, Paul and Mary, according to a news release .

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  8. Bill Staines at Meetinghouse CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | The Bennington Banner

    BENNINGTON >> Bill Staines, a performer and recording artist with more than four decades of touring New England and the nation with his blend of original works and original interpretation of the songs of other, will perform at the Meetinghouse Cafe of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship June 12, at 8 p.m. The Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse is at 108 School St. Admission is $18; students are $10. Coffee, tea and desserts will be available for purchase.

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  9. Stuart Mason plays two shows in support of his new album TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | New Times SLO

    Before the written word, stories were passed from person to person through repetition, and being a storyteller was - and still is - an art form. Stories might be amended, revised, or changed from teller to teller.

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  10. Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug AddictsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | American Reporter

    As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in . No one can mix spirituality and sex better than Cohen, which may be the reason why his popularity has endured - and will continue to do so, seemingly forever.

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  11. Nurnberg to Launch New Children's Imprint at QuartoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Publishers' Weekly

    Charles Nurnberg, co-founder and publisher of Imagine Publishing, and former CEO and publisher of Sterling Publishing, is developing a new children's imprint at Quarto Publishing Group USA. Moondance Press, slated for launch in fall 2016, expects to publish 20 titles annually.

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  12. "Puff, The Magic Dragon " Worldwide Licensing Rights...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | PRWeb

    ... the story of the ageless dragon Puff and his playmate Jackie Paper. As a member of the renowned trio Peter, Paul & Mary, Peter Yarrow has earned many gold and platinum awards and numerous Grammys , as well as an Emmy nomination for his contributions ...

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  13. Canada's Gordon Lightfoot to play classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Township Journal

    With a repertoire that includes such all-time classics as "Sundown," "If You Could Read My Mind" and "The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald," singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot returns to the Newton Theatre on Friday, Aug. 7 at 8 p.m. An Evening with Gordon Lightfoot will feature his well known hits and some deep album cuts, woven together with behind-the-scenes stories and personal anecdotes about his historic musical career. During 50 years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions Lightfoot has recorded 20 albums and has five Grammy nominations.

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  14. State leaders don't believe in kumbayah...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Alamogordo Daily News

    People often ask me, does your blog actually stand for anything? You might be wondering, just how many people have ever asked you that? And I would answer, well, none, but if anyone did ask I would firmly proclaim my editorial passion, the The spreading malice of fuzzy wuzzy kumbayah had sadly escaped my notice until I read a letter to editor a few months ago. The writer cautioned his Republican leaders not to engage in across-the-aisle fuzzy wuzzy kumbayah.

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  15. 25th Annual Blue Hill Pops ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Bangor Daily News

    The 25th annual Blue Hill Pops Concert, sponsored by the Bagaduce Music Lending Library, will be held on Friday, July 3 at 7:30 pm in the George Stevens Academy gymnasium on Union Street in Blue Hill. This year's festival of "Sounds Around Blue Hill" will feature the renowned folksinger Noel Paul Stookey, the "Paul" of Peter, Paul and Mary.

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  16. Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 31 June 6Read the original story

    Monday May 25 | My Mother Lode

    May 31: Actor-director Clint Eastwood is 85. Singer Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary is 77. Keyboardist Augie Meyers of the Texas Tornadoes and the Sir Douglas Quintet is 75. Actress Sharon Gless is 72. Actor Tom Berenger is 65. Actor Gregory Harrison is 65. Actor Kyle Secor is 58. Comedian Chris Elliott is 55. Actress Lea Thompson is 54. Singer Corey Hart is 53. Rapper DMC of Run-DMC is 51. Actress Brooke Shields is 50. Country bassist Ed Adkins of The Derailers is 48. Actress Archie Panjabi is 43. Actor Colin Farrell is 39. Trumpet player Scott Klopfenstein of Reel Big Fish is 38. Drummer Andy Hurley of Fall Out Boy is 35. Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is 29. Actor Curtis Williams Jr. is 28. Singer Normani Hamilton is 19. June 1: Actor Richard Erdman is 90. Singer Pat Boone is 81. Actor Morgan Freeman is 78. Actor Rene Auberjonois is 75. Guitarist Ron Wood of the Rolling Stones is 68.

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  17. Austrian police arrest 3 for smuggling people into USRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Evening Sun

    The suspects worked for a private security company hired by Austrian Airlines and were in charge of controlling passports and tickets. Koehl said Tuesday that their acquaintances would purchase tickets, go to the departure gate and then give their boarding passes to those being smuggled.

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  18. Cause of death of child in swing undetermined after autopsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Evening Sun

    Authorities in Maryland say further investigation and toxicology tests are needed in the case of a child who was found dead in a park swing as his mother pushed him. Charles County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Diane Richardson says an autopsy has been completed on the 3-year-old boy found Friday in La Plata, Maryland, but the cause of death remains under investigation.

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  19. Turkish opposition candidate shot in knee while campaigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Evening Sun

    An official says an opposition party candidate has been hospitalized after being shot in the knee while campaigning for Turkey's general elections on June 7. Tuesday's assault was the third violent attack on parties or politicians contesting the polls in the southern city of Adana. But Gov. Mustafa Buyuk said the attack against Elif Dogan Turkmen - a lawyer running for the main opposition Republican People's Party - was not politically motivated, and appeared to be carried out by her former client.

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  20. Egypt allows Gazans to return home through border crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Evening Sun

    Tuesday's opening was the first time the Rafah border crossing has operated since March. The director of the Hamas-controlled side of the crossing, Maher Abu Sabha, says the border is scheduled to close again Wednesday afternoon.

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