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Moview Review: 'Everest'

...display of the mountain's soaring peaks and fatal pitfalls, with a tremendous story based on Jon Krakauer's book "Into Thin Air." "Everest" mixes outdoor action-adventure with searing human drama that will have you thankful you're on the...
Photo: Out of thin air

The Holland America Cruis Ship Oosterdam appears out of the mist in Juneau's downtown harbor on Tuesday.
Parnell, Walker joust at Soldotna forum

...Medicaid expansion is a wise decision, Myers said."The money is not even real," he said. "It's being printed out of thin air. The feds saying, 'We'll give you this money.' What money? It's just more of the same of this false government...
Empire Editorial: Some free advice for working with the press

...personally. Lesson 2 - We don't create bad newsIf media outlets were in the business of generating bad news out of thin air, newspaper sales, TV ratings and number of listeners would see nothing but exponential growth. For whatever reason...
The Supreme Court will decide whether voters may ban racial preferences at state universities

...Constitution, "a lengthy, expensive and arduous process."This is an ingenious argument, and it didn't come from thin air. Twice the Supreme Court has struck down measures that made it harder for minorities to achieve their goals by placing...
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Chile's ALMA probes for origins of universe

...they're planting the first human footprints on the red crust of Mars.The 16,400-foot (5,000-meter) altitude, thin air and mercurial climate here can be unbearable. Visitors must breathe oxygen from a tank just to keep from fainting. Winds...
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Fantasy baseball: Young guns starting to emerge at season's halfway mark

...All-Star Game. Age: 23. Matt Holliday, Rockies (LF) - Holliday's great numbers aren't just a product of Denver's thin air. He's hitting a superb .315 with a .361 on base percentage and a .586 slugging percentage away from Coors Field...
JUMP to it

...and Juneau filmmaker Joel Bennett's new short film, "Thin Air," one of many shorts in the Juneau Underground Admission is free, but donations are accepted. "Thin Air" is accompanied by "The Way To Ama," a short film made...
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Outside editorial: You can't fault the Fed

...the economy through a second round of "quantitative easing," which is Washington-speak for "conjuring money out of thin air." But the Fed's plan to purchase $600 billion worth of long-term Treasury bonds won't double the country's...
Empire editorial: Keep working hard to shape Tongass' future

...Tongass Futures Roundtable are following in that tradition by building their own coalition. It didn't happen out of thin air. The Roundtable was convened by The National Forest Foundation and The Nature Conservancy, according to its website...


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