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Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list's three great religions."So Anyway: Reflections from a Life in Comedy" by John Cleese. The co-founder of the Monty Python Flying Circus with a stellar comedy career in film and TV tells his story."My Heart is a Drunken Compass" by Domingo...
Ukulele orchestra to perform Thursday

...Mozart, Bizet and Fleetwood Mac. The group is also known for their playful British humor, directly influenced by Monty Python, and for their vocal talents.Orchestra leader Peter Moss was musical director and pianist for the "Rocky Horror...
Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

...presentations overseas about the American craft beer scene about 10 years ago, people would laugh aloud. They'd even quote a Monty Python skit comparing American beer to water."They're not laughing anymore," said Bob Pease, chief operating officer...
Comic convergence

...among the three high schools and the home school program in Juneau. "Spamalot" is the stage version of British film "Monty Python's Holy Grail." The wacky story of King Arthur's quest showcases a flying cow, killer rabbits, showgirls, knights...
Five Good Reads: Genevieve Gagne-Hawes

...Krishnapur," by J.G. FarrellA Booker winner that's legitimately funny! Whodathunk. A sly satire of Empire via a Monty Python-esque depiction of the 1857 Indian Mutiny. ? "The Blind Assassin," by Margaret AtwoodA book that's as literary...
Alaska Robotics to take on the Legislature

...anything about anything." Race said he grew up on satire like Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update and skits, loves Monty Python and thinks the Daily Show is incredible. Along with cohorts Aaron Suring and Lou Logan, Race encourages anyone who...
The AJ Mine with a wink and a nod

I recall a Monty Python skit where two men meet and one man insinuates that the wife of other is of questionable virtue. He will not come right out and...
In the stacks: New fiction for adults

...whose passage to maturity is all too bumpy."Stray Souls," by Kate Griffin. Think Black Adder with wizards. Think Monty Python's dragons come alive to terrorize Londoners, especially those of the wizardly variety. Now imagine you've just discovered...
Academic recognitions

...of 1963, and the college's traditional Baccalaureate ceremony. English comedian Eric Idle, a founding member of Monty Python, served as the 2013 Commencement Speaker. Katherine LukshinKatherine Lukshin of Juneau has been named to the Dean's...


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