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...Composition By Juxtaposition with Caroline Goodwin (location TBA)In this hands-on workshop, writers will explore the leaps between juxtaposed images often found in poetry. Workshop leader Caroline Goodwin was born and raised in Anchorage and moved...
School wake up call

...lure them out of bed to listen to what they like. Others do just the opposite, playing music their kids hate, so they will leap out of bed to turn off the offensive noise. The risk, of course, is that they will cower under the covers, and refuse to...
Today In Sports History

...Kenyan Moses Kiptanui.1996 - Down to her final long jump attempt and fighting an injured hamstring, Jackie Joyner-Kersee leaps out of sixth place and ends her Olympic career with a bronze medal. Joyner Kersee jumps 22 feet, 11 3-4 inches for her sixth...
Today in Sports History golds in three Olympics.1996 - Michael Johnson sets an Olympic 400-meter record of 43.49 seconds while Carl Lewis leaps into history at the Atlanta Games. Lewis' long jump of 27 feet, 10¾ inches gives him his ninth gold medal, equaling the...
Teams test out a new helmet, but does it work?

...head protection.A vocal proponent of player safety, Bielema is happy to be a part of the cutting edge. But it's a bit of a leap of faith. He has no proof that the SpeedFlex - or any other helmet - can reduce the risk of a devastating head injury."It's...
Today In Sports History

...Cubs pitcher Dennis Lamp.1987 - Jackie Joyner-Kersee equals the world record in the women's long jump with a 24-5½ leap in the Pan American Games at Indianapolis. The record was set in 1986 by Heike Dreschler of East Germany.1995 - Cuba's Ana...
Tragedy on the track a result of auto racing culture

...later deleted: "With heavy hearts we turn our attention to today's (hashtag)CheezIt355."It strikes us as an unfair leap to believe Stewart willfully hit the other driver - even if you factor in the episodes of temper in Stewart's past. It seems...
Review: 'Boyhood' an intimate portrait of a child growing up

...moved forward, taking shape, growing up alongside Mason. It can sound like a gimmick, but it's anything but; Linklater's leap of faith has given us an experience as much as a film.There is wonder to be found in the very ordinariness of "Boyhood...
Big Hero 6

Opens Friday, Nov 7, 2014 Synopsis: When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation's adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, T.J. Miller, Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr. Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert collaborations. He also steered them toward huge leaps in their performance abilities. The performance of Beethoven's...Basically between the 40th and 50th anniversary we made a huge leap."Whittaker said though Pickett was a demanding conductor...


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