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  • We Agree: Cartoon Was Offensive Are Endorsements Mere Power Trips? Fulton's Superb Show Animal Cruelty Universal Care Urged Excellent Senior Games Epac 'Cuckoo' Shines the Wayward Hound Conestoga Wood's Motive Mandate's Ramifications

    A March 12 Mallard Fillmore cartoon on this page had a sports announcer describing the use of the "N-word in that good affectionate way, not that other way. The cartoon was in response to reports that the NFL was going to propose a ban on the use of racial slurs on the playing field.

    ...Next up is the "Buddy Holly Story," in April. Jim Chryst. New Providence. A proposal to make ... felony was unanimously approved on March 18 by the state House. The penalty: up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine. Great! ... that may be forged between a man and his beast is nothing short of a miracle. It is the wonder and beauty of life that two ...

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    ... plays rookie police officer Jennifer "White House" Perry, one of six trainees navigating through their first day at upper Manhattan's 22nd Precinct. With unique backgrounds, personalities and reasons for being on the force, the new cops will make their share of rookie mistakes while they figure out how to relate to their boss, each other and the people they swore to protect. Tuesday

  • 'Bates Motel' Explores Past of 'Psycho' Killer

    What's on,In the 1960 Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Psycho," embezzling secretary Marion Crane (Janet Leigh) is on her way from Phoenix to her boyfriend's California home when a pounding rainstorm forces her to take shelter in the dilapidated Bates Motel, run by the apparently shy Norman Bates (Anthony Perkins). Unfortunately for Marion, Norman suffers from a split personality: one a...

    ... Norman's crime -- or is there more to the story?. On March 18, A&E Network premieres the first ...-old Norman Bates and Vera Farmiga ("Safe House," "Up in the Air") as his protective, widowed ... time to himself in the new episode "The Short Happy Life of Reba Cadbury.". 10:02 p.m. on ABC. ... for hitting on a nurse they all adore in "Cuckoo's Nest.". FRIDAY. 8 p.m. on ABC. Last Man ...

  • Watch. Look. Listen. ; Theatrical, Visual, Musical Performances Highlight Festivall Award- Winning Productions, Work in Progress Among Theaters' Offerings

    ... offer its writer some constructive criticism. Short attention span? Take in some 10-minute shows.

  • 'Araby' and the Writings of James Joyce

    Stone talks about "Araby" and the writings of James Joyce. For "Araby" preserves a central episode in Joyce's life, an episode he will endlessly recapitulate. The boy in "Araby," like the youthful Joyce himself, must begin to free himself from the nets and trammels of society. That beginning involves painful farewells and disturbing dislocations. The boy must dream &q

    ...Many of the details of the story are also rooted in Joyce's life. The narrator of ... Street is blind, with a detached two-story house at the blind end, and down the street, as the ...For the boy will shortly discover that his own consciousness of a decent ...Cuckoo. Cuckoo. Cuckoo. After the publication of ...

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    ...June 14; short hike in search of edible plants that grow wild in ...1645. JUNE 17. Book Discussion: "The. Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith, 6:30 p.m. at Old ...Evansville Audubon Society Program: "Story Behind the Pictures" by Al Perry, nature ... Indiana Archaeology Field School Open House: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in New Harmony. Students are ...

  • An Affair to Remember *** (1957) Cary Grant. A Sea ...[Derived Headline]

    An Affair to Remember *** (1957) Cary Grant. A sea cruise unites a playboy and an ex-nightclub singer. (1:55) MAX Mon. 4:50 a.m. Air Force One *** (1997) Harrison Ford. A terrorist and his gang hijack the U.S. president's plane. (2:15) ENC Sat. 8:15 a.m.

    ...Based on the true story of the ill-fated 1970 moon mission. (2:20) MAX ...2 p.m., Sat. 6:45 a.m. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest **** (1975) Jack Nicholson. An irreverent ...James Bond tries to short-circuit a communications tycoon. (2:30) BBC Sun. ...A lawyer goes to a house in a marsh, which has secrets. (1:35) TMC Thu. 8 ...

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    Disney On Ice -- 100 Years of Magic": 7 p.m. March 6-8, 10:30 a.m. March 6, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. March 8, 1 and 5 p.m. March 9. $26.25-$73.50. Consol Energy Center, Uptown. www.consolenergycenter.com Duquesne Light Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show: March 7-16: 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., 4-10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. $10, $4 for ages 6-12, free for age 5 and younger. David L....

    ...March 8. International Short Film Showcase to celebrate International Women's ...March 9. "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale." Free. Old St. Luke Church, ...Hot Jam open house, 6-9 p.m. March 7. 5472 Penn Ave., Friendship. ...daily. Tells the story of Western Pennsylvania's role during the French ...

  • Internet makes it easy for authors to 'visit' book clubs.

    ... (www.henriettepower.com) wrote "The Clover House,'' a novel about Greek-American heritage and a ...Her first, "Cloud Cuckoo Land,'' was a Massachusetts Book Awards honoree. ... well-received and awarded collections of short stories, has a novel, "Find Me,'' coming out in ...Manchester, N.H., teacher and short story writer Tim Horvath (www.timhorvath.com) has won ...

  • Year Mingled High, Low Taste

    From Kanye West and Kim Kardashian to Paula Deen's career implosion, Miley Cyrus' embrace of twerking, Twinkies and trans fats, chunky flat shoes, bangs on our first lady, Kate's "mommy tummy" and "Lean In," the year was bewildering, off-putting, jarring yet entertaining. Whether wacky or tacky, sad but true, or simply worth noting, here's a slice of the year in arts and...

    ...THE FLAT SHOE, THE PIXIE CUT. Think short, ladies! In shoe stores, you could see a trend ... lawyers cleared the merger of Random House Inc. and Penguin Group (USA), creating the ...Robert Galbraith's "The Cuckoo's Calling" was just another debut thriller until ... Davis": The Coen brothers' melancholy story of a bitter, unfortunate folk singer is a wry ...

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    Special events Confluence 2012, the Pittsburgh Science-Fiction Conference: Fri.- Sun. Science-fiction and fantasy authors, readings, workshops, art, music concerts, demonstrations. Doubletree Hotel, Pittsburgh Airport, Moon. www.parsec-sff.org/confluence/

    ...Vintage fair of fashion housewares, vinyl, comics, home decor and artwork. Free ...26. "Three Sisters" and "Ivanov." Also, short programs: "After Chekov" and "Funny Chekov." ...412-397-5454. "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest": Through Aug. 11. 8 p.m. Thurs.- Sat.; 2 ...Ligonier Valley Writers: Seeking short-story entries for the Flash Fiction Contest. Story must ...

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    Haunted Walking Tours: Downtown Pittsburgh Haunted Walking Tour, 7 p.m. Sat. $5. Presented by Haunted Pittsburgh. Meet in Market Square, Downtown. www.hauntedpittsburghtours.com. Mt. Washington/ Incline Haunted Walking Tour, 7:30 p.m. Sat. $18. Presented by Haunted Pittsburgh. Meet outside the Grand Concourse at Station Square, Mt. Washington. www.hauntedpittsburghtours.com Monarch Butterfly...

    ... and music by Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers. Monessen Volunteer Fire Department No. 1. ...26. "Three Sisters" and "Ivanov." Also, short programs: "After Chekov" and "Funny Chekov." ...724-746-1178. "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest": 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat. $18-$20; $12 for age ...Ligonier Valley Writers: Seeking short-story entries for the Flash Fiction Contest. Story must ...

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    ... restaurant-quality eats with tricks and shortcuts all her own. 8 p.m. on ABC. Once Upon a Time. ... Goodwin) try to find a portal back to Storybrooke. Henry (Jared S. Gilmore) urges Jefferson ... in the new episode "Throw Maw Maw From the House -- Part Two.". 8 p.m. on PBS. Race 2012. This new ...In tonight's season premiere, "Cuckoo Genius," they're offered inspiration in the form ...

  • The Summer of Growth and Learning

    Free Space A column by the staff of Freestyle BY BETH ANNE KATZ, 19

    ... book on the planet, and went around my house writing my name in the cover of every book my ... for the summer, I am spoiled by the four-story Barnes & Noble filled with nearly every major ... myself reading as much as I can in the few short months off from school. This summer, however, I ... my "Time Challenge," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," one of the best novels I have ever read. ...

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    Special events Downtown Pittsburgh Haunted Walking Tour: 7 p.m. Sat. $5. Presented by Haunted Pittsburgh. Meet in Market Square, Downtown. www.hauntedpittsburghtours.com

    ...26. "Three Sisters" and "Ivanov." Also, short programs: "After Chekov" and "Funny Chekov." ...412-363-3000. "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest": Through Aug. 11. 8 p.m. Thurs.- Sat.; 2 ...Ligonier Valley Writers: Seeking short-story entries for the Flash Fiction Contest. Story must ...Anderson House, 137 E. Pitt St., Bedford. 814- 623-1538. Blue ...

  • If You Didn't Kill the Cuckoo Bird: A Short Story

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    ...Saturday; short hike in search of edible plants that grow wild in ...1645. TUESDAY. Book Discussion: "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith, 6:30 p.m. at Old ...Evansville Audubon Society Program: "Story Behind the Pictures" by Al Perry, nature ... Indiana Archaeology Field School Open House: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in New Harmony. Students are ...

  • Moving Images Pasa Pics

    ... 974), and La Belle Noiseuse (1991). His latest, a short, meandering quasi- romance featuring nice performances from Sergio Castellito and Jane Birkin, is lovely to look at but dramatically lethargic. It seems to take its cue from the lackluster traveling circus in which it is set, a one-ring, two-bit setup where clowns, aerialists, and a few other desultory acts play to handfuls of bored spectators, and a dark secret is revealed. It's not...

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    ...27. "one Flew over the Cuckoo's nest": 8 p.m. at Evansville Civic Theatre, 717 ...Patoka's Past Program, featuring a short walk to the Moery family cabin and stories, ...McCollough Book discussion: "The Kitchen House" by Kathleen Grissom, 3 p.m. at McCollough ...Features a story time and activity. Call 812-425-2406 or visit ...

  • As Head of Bain, Romney Made Millions Cutting Costs, Jobs

    GAFFNEY, S.C. - More than two decades ago, Mitt Romney's business venture came to town with a bounty of highly anticipated manufacturing jobs. The new plant, just past the gas station off Interstate 85, needed skilled workers to churn out thousands of photo albums. Four years later, the Holson Burns Group Inc. - the company controlled by Romney's Bain Capital LLC - closed the factory and laid off

    ... the Republican race and Romney's White House prospects. Romney knows President Obama - not to ...But the little-known story of Holson Burnes shows the human toll in this ... - similar to expectations in Gaffney - was short lived. Within seven months, Holson Burnes began ... so that Holson Burnes could pull its Cuckoo Clock Manufacturing Co. out of a financial ...

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    ... 00-411-9671. L. Keefe Community Center "Toy Story 3", 7 p.m. Friday, free, Dixwell Avenue and Pine Street, Hamden; 203-562-5129.

  • The Odd Squad

    ... (a new print of Naked Lunch will accompany the cuckoo conspiracy satire Tribulation 99), and classical gems both old and new (Tarkovsky's Andrei Rublev, Hou Hsiao-hsien's Café Lumière). BAM, 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, 718-636-4100 Funny Games MARCH 14 Austrian shit-starter Michael Haneke (The Piano Teacher, Caché) brings his icy, cerebral provocations to Hollywood, sort of, in his first English-language film ever-an exacting, if not...

  • Argument in Holocaust denial: the differences between historical casuistry and denial, casuistry.

    ...Historiography, the story of history, puts the events of the past into a ... with the jerky, gaudy pointlessness of a cuckoo clock in Hell .. The missing teeth, of course, ...In short, more recent deniers have adopted an ... threatening phone calls, death threats, his house is beset by violent, angry mobs, the walls and ...

  • John Nichols and His 19th Miracle

    ... hours weaving the gossip he'd collected into a story -...