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  1. The DGA to Inarritu... AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... before at the DGA. It happened at the Oscars, though, and twice at that: John Ford won two in a row for The Grapes of Wrath (1940) and How Green Was My Valley (1941). And not quite a decade later Joseph L Mankiewicz pulled off the same trick with A ...

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  2. DGA Awards: Inarritu's Big Win Gives Momentum To...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Deadline

    ... only other time a director has EVER won back to back Oscars before then was with John Ford's twofer of The Grapes Of Wrath and How Green Was My Valley in 1940 and 1941 , and both those films also came from, you guessed it, 20th Century Fox. This ...

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  3. Minnesota plumber's daughter shows off her pipes in 'Rusalka'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | TwinCities

    ... Minnesota Opera - performing in recent years in "Madame Butterfly" twice, "Turandot," "La Boheme" and "The Grapes of Wrath." She had the lead in "Rusalka" when Minnesota Opera premiered this production in 2008 and has toured with it. Simonson, who ...

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  4. Male Order: Who's going to suck on this fisherman's trend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sunday Herald

    ... ceiling a twice-over with the Dulux satin. Wear them in denim and you can pretend you're an extra in The Grapes Of Wrath. Acne Studios' Spring-Summer menswear campaign, for instance, features surfer Robin Kegel wearing a series of garments which are ...

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  5. 'Swarm Cell' at Greenway Court is a cryptic take on 'Grapes of Wrath'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Los Angeles Times

    Although "The Grapes of Wrath" has seen many adaptations, few have received a treatment quite like "Swarm Cell" at Greenway Court Theatre. This sincerely intended, valiantly performed, still-gelling deconstruction applies a decidedly postmodern, proto-feminist spin to John Steinbeck's classic Dust Bowl saga.

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  6. 11/30: Cook Hanukkah Treats, Taste Tequila, See "Grapes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2010 | NBC New York

    Before the holiday's first night, you'll be versed in potato-zucchini latkes and airy Israeli sufganiot, doughnuts filled with custard cream. 6PM. GO WEST: Decidedly the worst of times test even the most even-keeled in the Dust Bowl epic The Grapes of Wrath, as Henry Fonda and the rest of the Joad clan load up their creaking jalopy in search of jobs and a future.

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  7. The ghosts of Tom JoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Route 66 News

    ... familiar nostalgia, tales of destitution are part of Route 66's history. John Steinbeck's 1939 book, "The Grapes of Wrath," was fiction. But the hardships, squalor and despair endured by Tom Joad and his family on "the Mother Road" were all too ...

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  8. Colloquialisms of times past.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | The Coastal Courier

    I remember people talking about getting all "gussied up" As we age a so do our colloquialisms! Heavens to Murgatroyd! Would you believe the email spell checker did not recognize the word murgatroyd? Lost Words from our childhood: Words gone as fast as the buggy whip! Sad really! The other day a not so elderly lady said something to her son about driving a Jalopy and he looked at her quizzically and said what the heck is a Jalopy? OMG he never heard of the word jalopy!! So they went to the computer and pulled up a picture from the movie "The Grapes of Wrath."

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  9. North/east metro briefs: Coon Rapids City Council weighs loosening rules to allow taproomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Star Tribune

    ... unforeseen impact of global climate change on the ordinary citizens of one rural community;" a a April: "The Grapes of Wrath," by John Steinbeck, the award-winning classic that deals with the millions of Americans who were displaced by the Dust Bowl ...

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  10. Minnesota plumber's daughter shows off her pipes in 'Rusalka'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | TwinCities

    ... Minnesota Opera - performing in recent years in "Madame Butterfly" twice, "Turandot," "La Boheme" and "The Grapes of Wrath." She had the lead in "Rusalka" when Minnesota Opera premiered this production in 2008 and has toured with it. Simonson, who ...

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  11. Oscars 2016: First-time nominees make their presences felt in director, screenplay racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... have won at least two Oscars. Only two of them took home Oscars in back-to-back years - John Ford for "The Grapes of Wrath" and "How Green Was My Valley" in 1941-42 and Joseph L. Mankiewicz for "A Letter to Three Wives" and "All About Eve" in ...

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  12. Searching for "Heary Weather"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Cavalier Daily

    ... all this in mind, I was happy to launch into conversation with the old man. When he saw I was reading "The Grapes of Wrath" for an English class, Otis asked me if I was a student of literature. The question launched a 45-minute discussion on books, ...

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  13. Psychology: Faking itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Nature

    ... Species in 1859, Charles Darwin complained that "one lives only to make blunders". And while working on The Grapes of Wrath (1939), John Steinbeck wrote, "I am assailed by my own ignorance and inability," fretting that "sometimes, I seem to do a ...

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  14. Grapes of Wrath 75th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Series on John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "The Grapes of Wrath," during this, the novel's 75th year. Back in 1938, torrential rain and flooding set the scene for a great human tragedy in Tulare County that was forever immortalized in John Steinbeck's award-winning novel "The Grapes of Wrath."

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  15. A Few Numbers Portending the End of the American DreamRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2011 | Michael Fumento

    ... massive cuts, we will lose the American dream for future generations." It's lost already. Time to reread The Grapes of Wrath on your ebook, Apple, or Droid - or read it for the first time. It's going to be hell.

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  16. 11/30: Cook Hanukkah Treats, Taste Tequila, See "Grapes"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2010 | NBC New York

    Before the holiday's first night, you'll be versed in potato-zucchini latkes and airy Israeli sufganiot, doughnuts filled with custard cream. 6PM. GO WEST: Decidedly the worst of times test even the most even-keeled in the Dust Bowl epic The Grapes of Wrath, as Henry Fonda and the rest of the Joad clan load up their creaking jalopy in search of jobs and a future.

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  17. Dadaab: Life - and love - in a refugee campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | InsideHalton.com

    ... Rawlence was inspired to humanize the Somali refugees after reading John Steinback's 1939 classic The Grapes of Wrath, about a family driven by poverty from their Oklahoma home, as well as Katherine Boo's 2012 book on the slums of Mumbai, Behind the ...

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  18. From - Jungles' to - Village' Box found in closet reveals fascinating ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Hudson Reporter

    ... of the neighborhood. "There's a picture where a guy was in a shanty shack and he's freezing, like in 'The Grapes of Wrath,'" said Sanzari. Many residents of The Jungles got their water from public wells located just off Liberty Street near the ...

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  19. National Treasure: Get Your Kicks from Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | MLive.com

    Stretching 2,448 miles from Chicago to Los Angeles across eight states and three time zones, Route 66, also known as the Main Street of America or the Will Rogers Highway, has inspired and intrigued through the years. John Steinbeck devoted a chapter of his 1939 novel The Grapes of Wrath to "the Mother Road," a nickname that stuck.

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  20. Independence High student wins art contestRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Revue & News

    ... place from literature that they would most like to visit. Moore was inspired by John Steinbeck's novel, "The Grapes of Wrath" and created the colored pencil drawing, "Eating the Grapes of Wrath." His work won first place in the contest and he ...

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