Celebrating Children’s Book Week, May 4-10, The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Present Virtual Storytelling

In anticipation of the soon to be released  children's book, "Truth and Honor: The President Ford Story," the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation is releasing an exclusive virtual storytelling experience through the eyes of award-winning children's book author and illustrator Matt Faulkner.

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SF Theatre: Magic Theatre Offers Exclusive Two-Week Streaming of Sold Out February Engagement

Artistic Director Loretta Greco and Interim Managing Director Kevin Nelson are pleased to announce that Magic Theatre’s National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere Production of Ricardo Pérez González’s DON’T EAT THE MANGOS  will be available exclusively at magictheatre.org.

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SF Theater: San Jose Stage Company Announces The First Production of 2020 Season; Broadway’s Longest-Running Musical, Chicago

San Jose Stage Company (Randall King, Artistic Director and Cathleen King, Executive Director) is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for the third production of The Stage's 37th Season, Broadway's longest-running American musical ​CHICAGO​.

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SF Theatre: San Jose Stage Company Announces The Cast And Creative Team For The 2019-2020 Season‘s Opening Production The Rocky Horror Show

San Jose Stage Company (Randall King, Artistic Director and Cathleen King, Executive Director) is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for the first production of The Stage's 37th Season, the beloved cult musical THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW.

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SF Theatre: 42nd Street Moon Announces Exclusive Two Performance Engagement of "Titanic The Musical" September 7 – 8, 2019

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon (Daren A.C. Carollo and Daniel Thomas, Co-Executive Directors) announces the cast and creative team for the upcoming concert presentation of the Tony Award-winning TITANIC, showcasing 70 of the Bay Area's best singers and musicians. 

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Jubilate! 42nd Street Moon’s 25th Anniversary Gala

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon (Daren A.C. Carollo, Daniel Thomas, Co-Executive Directors), celebrating its 25th Anniversary in continuous operation, has announced the company's 2018 Gala, JUBILATE!, will be headlined by Moon favorite Klea Blackhurst and will feature special guest star Liz Callaway.

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The White Dress Destinations Book Review – Complete; Removes the Guesswork When Planning that Special Day

The White Dress Destinations, from Schiffer Publishing, offers a comprehensive guide that removes the guesswork when planning that special day including romantic locales, styling tips, photography, along with accessories, inspired invitations, reception themes, signature menu's and personalized drinks.

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Luxury Edition of The Great Gatsby Original Handwritten Manuscript by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Editions des Saints Pères (SP Books) has published the original 302-page autographed manuscript, of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby handwritten manuscript in a large format, luxury, cloth bound boxed edition housed at Princeton University, for a limited number of collectors.

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  • Taormina Filmfest Unveils 64th Edition With Over 50 Films Along With Master Classes And In Conversations

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    The sixty-fourth edition of the Taormina FilmFest, produced by Videobank and taking place July 14-20 under the new artistic direction of Silvia Bizio and Gianvito Casadonte, has unveiled its full program and attending talent from America, France, Italy and the UK.

     
  • The Teen Crisis Of The European Union

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    Announced as a cataclysm, the exit of Great Britain from the European Union is perhaps the perfect opportunity to rethink Europe and reconnect with its origins without obscuring the idea that this Brexit also reflects a form of crisis of Europe's political growth.

     
  • Five Dead as Shooter Targets Co-Workers at The Molson Coors Brewing Plant

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    Five co-workers are dead after a fellow employee armed with an automatic weapon went on a shooting rampage at the Molson Coors brewing facility in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, yesterday. The sprawling campus remained on lock-down for hours.

     
  • Papillon Review - Brilliant, Riveting, Four Stars

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    Papillon, from Bleecker Street Media, presents the story of Henri Papillon Charriere, Paris' most famous jewel thief, and Louis Dega, an equally famous counterfeiter who become friends during their imprisonment in the harsh French Guinea penal system.

     
  • How to Fix A Drug Scandal Review – Riveting as Shocking Judicial Abuse is Exposed

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    How to Fix A Drug Scandal, a four-part Netflix original investigative series, exposes staggering twin drug testing scandals within the Massachusetts state crime lab testing centers, and the two chemists whose actions caused shock waves throughout the judicial system.

     
  • Kingsmen: Golden Circle Review – Unbridled Wild West Meets British Reserve

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    Kingsmen: Golden Circle, from 20th Century Fox Films and Marv Films, presents a brawling, roadhouse, wild west clash with suited British reserve for a cataclysmic explosion of gismo's, gadgets, big guns, trick roping, whiskey shooters and world class action.

     
  • Op/Ed: Disrupt This: Jettison Medicare and Medicaid

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    "Disruptive innovation" is all the buzz. Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is so last year. Well, disrupt this: repeal Medicare and Medicaid and get the government out of the medical care business.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Passes Paton; Hillary Wows; Bernie Bows Gracefully; Dem Convention Highlights; Trump Rhetoric

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    Hillary Rodham Clinton, made history this week as she officially accepted the democratic party nomination for the President, becoming the first female to ever lead the party ticket for the highest elected office in the United States.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Gives PT Speech, Media Outrage; San Bernardino; 2016 Race; Scott Weiland OD

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    President Obama presented a rare prime-time speech to address the nation on the San Bernardino Terrorist attack that killed 14 in an ISIS style mass shooting and the plan that he and coalition members have to address this new wave of terrorist attacks.

     
  • Classic, Clean, Elegant, Bridal Styling by Caroline Castigliano

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    Brides today are bombarded with over-the-top wedding dress trends making it hard for those searching for a classic style to find the dream dress and with the innumerable details involved with planning that perfect day, expertise is of upmost importance.

     
  • Jon Stewart Signs Exclusive Production Deal With HBO

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    Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart has landed an exclusive four-year production deal with Time Warner Inc.'s premium cable channel HBO. The cross-platform agreement will see Stewart create short-form digital content that will be featured on HBO Now, HBO Go and other platforms.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Begins Economic Whistle Stop; Syrian Weapons Aid Approved; NYC Mayoral Race; Kennedy Nominated

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    President Obama has spent the week pitching his economic reform package geared toward strengthening the middle class and assisting those financially weakened by the lingering recession move closer to economic recovery and security.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Trump/2T Aid Package, UI Claims, COVID-19 Hammers US, Europe, Cities, Nations Locked Down

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    President Trump signed an unprecedented two trillion dollars aid package which will provide immediate relief to taxpayers caught up in the governmental mandates to combat the spread and infection of the Coronavirus which has crippled the nation's economy.

     
  • Beltway Insider: World Unites Against ISIS/ISIL; United Nations Host World Leaders; Holder Resigns

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    President Obama presented his message of peace in the midst of ever growing global violence as he addressed the United Nations General Assembly calling on an end to extremism, the destruction ISIS/ISIL, and the choice of hope.

     
  • Money News: Retirement Solutions for the Affluent

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    Having a comfortable nest egg is not a guarantee that retirement worries will vanish. According to a recent Gallup Poll, the majority of Americans, low income as well as the more affluent, report to be “very” to “moderately” concerned about their retirement savings.