In the Stacks: New nonfiction

...public libraries includes a book by the good people of Lonely Planet that highlights skills you can learn on vacation ("Cooks, Clowns, and Cowboys"), a how-to book by Lee Mothes that will teach you to build a backyard clubhouse ("Keep Out!"), and...
Puppets take to the classrooms

...and introduced the kindergartners to his hand-puppet friends: Samar, the greatest dancer in the world; a smooth-rapping clown; and a tiger hunter from the island of Java. The tiger hunter took Carriker's class on a safari but soon grew tired and...
Belichick, Beast talk but say little at Media Day

...did the "Sprinkler" - while being surrounded by scantily clad ladies in cheerleading gear.A few steps away, a man wearing clown's makeup and a rubber-ribbon wig was carrying a microphone and following a reporter with a low-cut neckline that highlighted...
Costa's 4th Annual Christmas Bazaar Extravaganza set for Saturday

...Featured performers include Collette Costa, Shona Strauser, The Off-The-Hook Honies and Rumblefish, as well as jugglers, clowns and a bagpiper. Presents will be distributed for all.Tickets are on sale at Rainy Retreat Books, the Gold Town Box Office...
Arts calendar

...Off-The-Hook Honies, as well as live music by Rumblefish, jugglers, clowns, a bagpiper and presents for all. Live Nativity, 6-8 p...Off-The-Hook Honies, as well as live music by Rumblefish, jugglers, clowns, a bagpiper and presents for all. "On-Screen Theater...
Clown spreads the universal language of laughter

...director of the World Clown Association. Charlie...had joined an amateur clown club asked him to come to a show. He met some clowns who encouraged him to...He was a producing clown, planning acts other clowns performed, from 1976-1977...
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It's a clown's world; we just live in it

...Delicato Il Pistachio, Selah (!), a whiteface clown. National Clown Week is a celebration of clowns across the country. On Oct. 8, 1970, the...Richard Nixon to proclaim Aug. 1 to 7 National Clown Week. Nixon made the decree in August 1971...
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Not just clowning around

...War due to their nonthreatening nature, but clowns were frowned upon by some Soviet leaders due...threatening to the authorities - except for clowns," he said. "Clowns in Russia ... the clown was taken very seriously." The acclaimed...
Whatever I lost in translation, I found during carnival

...the peaceful country of Portugal on the first day of carnival, you would be greeted by a land inhabited almost completely by clowns, cross-dressers and teenage boys dressed in teddy bear suits. You also would have arrived just in time to slip on your costume...
Pure Sole: Noooo Snoow

...tonightWalking in a winter wonderland..."Umm, well, the bells out of tune, no lane, no imitation Parson Brown or circus clown standing in a meadow. Frosty the Snowman"He was made of snow but the children know how he came to life one day..."Yeah...


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