Release[ edit ] This Is 40 was originally scheduled to be released on June 1, The film was released on December 21, , opening in 2, locations nationwide. The website’s critical consensus reads: Rudd and Mann are a joy to watch, especially when their comic darts draw blood, as when Debbie tells “charmboy” Pete that inside he’s a dick. Cheers as well to a terrific supporting cast, including Melissa McCarthy as a mother from hell, John Lithgow as Debbie’s withdrawn father, and the priceless Albert Brooks as Pete’s dad, living off his son’s dole to support his tow-headed triplets. This Is 40 doesn’t build to a catharsis. It sometimes dawdles as it circles the spectacle of a marriage in flux. Yet Pete and Debbie’s sparring yields some of Apatow’s most personal observations yet on the feelings for husbands, wives, parents, and children that we categorize as love.

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At an average of 8. So we ended where it all began in some sense, with Ghost, Tommy and Kanan reunited and seeking revenge. Is Season 5 going to be about seeking resolution as well as going to war?

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It’s Fringe’s 10th anniversary! Running August , this year’s festival has scheduled shows at 21 venues. We will report on a healthy dose of this year’s offerings in the reviews below. Many people do their show-picking on the fly, but readers are advised to consider making reservations for popular shows they don’t want to miss. What shows are those?

We don’t like to predict. Day-of-performance tickets are available cash only at the door at each venue, 15 minutes prior to the show. There are also passes: A complete list of venues with addresses can be found at the end of this page or by clicking here.

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Been away awhile taken care of real life. Boy, have things been busy lately with great words, reviews and pics. Have seen a couple of entertaining flicks on one of the premium movie channels up here.

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Play Video Seriously Funny Dr. Stern is a dynamic, compelling speaker who combines her academic research with her experience in both victim advocacy and stand-up comedy. Her audiences have included prosecutors, law enforcement, campus leadership, and military leadership. She is also able to tailor her presentations to meet the needs and the culture of each audience. A large part of Dr. She began performing stand-up and improvisational comedy at the age of fifteen, and continued performing throughout her college and professional career.

This experience fueled the rest of her academic career, and she focused her studies and research on using humor to reduce emotional and cognitive resistance to challenging issues. Stern served as the director of the University of Illinois at Chicago UIC Campus Advocacy Network from , providing crisis counseling and court advocacy to victims of violent crime. Stern is a subject matter expert, educator and a curriculum developer with nearly 25 years of experience in violence prevention education and advocacy.

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Leave a comment By Olivia Legere Editorial introduction: Part 1 is below and Part 2 will appear next week. Sharyn Potter in Durham, NH. I went to two bars frequented by UNH students Bar 1 and Bar 2 in downtown Durham and wrote about my experience as a woman in public spaces. I use my experience to comment on the prevalence and influence of rape culture on the college campus where I studied and conducted research.

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Those great cuts are here, alongside other gems from the Neptune, Cub, Blue Cat, Atco, and Loma labels — in a set that blows away some of the shoddier, cheaper collections of Jones material — especially the early 70s tracks. CD 7 Bauer UK , Magazine 8 London, Add to Watch List One of the greatest albums ever from The Rolling Stones — a set that still draws on all the bluesy roots of their best 60s material, yet which also shows a sharper, nastier edge as well!

The album shows the tremendous sense of focus and power the Stones had in this crucial late 60s stretch — a bold step forward that would give them some of their most memorable moments ever, launched by this sublime set of tracks that includes “Sympathy For The Devil”, “Street Fighting Man”, “Dear Doctor”, “Parachute Woman”, “Prodigal Son”, “Factory Girl”, and “Stray Cat Blues”.

LP, Vinyl record album Blue label stereo pressing. Cover has some wear, with a split spine. The issue also comes with a bonus CD of music from Sub Pop — celebrating 30 years of the legendary Seattle label — and includes over reviews on albums, films, and books! Magazine 10 Ace UK , Late 60s. Some of the big names are here, but there’s way more obscure numbers too — the cool kind of French femmes that made a bit splash during the “yeh yeh” generation, with a mix of the rough and the sweet that few other girl singers could ever hope to touch!

There’s a really special mod sort of energy here — vocals that push out strongly, yet never succumb to emotional cliches of American and British singers — and backings that are always tight and groovy, but in a jaunty, jerky way that’s quite different than straight ahead rock.

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Not long before he died—suddenly and unexpectedly in June, —Lobi recorded an unprecedented solo CD—just him and his guitar, in a single session with no overdubs. He came for his business, but he had an acoustic guitar, and I became very interested in it. This history combined with the fact that he started out as a percussionist says a lot about the expressive, highly rhythmic, and transcendently bluesy guitar style Lobi went on to develop.

The wedding band he played in specialized in Manding music, melodious, heptatonic praise songs drawing from an old standard repertoire.

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Barrie is adapted for the stage as a musical by Milo Mowery, Rodolfo Ortega, Jeff Sanders and Sarah Jane hardy, who also choreographed it, and directed by John Ellingson, who is also set, props and puppet designer. For further information, go to their site at www. After all, it has pirates, fairies, mermaids, a dog, a crocodile, a Neverbird, flying, adventures, puppets and, perhaps, best of all, escape from the everyday world.

It taps into innocence at its core, both for kids and adults, and gives it a good shaking, reminding us that we can still be empowered to take charge of our worlds and change things, as necessary! Some with music, some without, some animated, some with females playing Pan, but all with a sense of wonderment and the abilities to conquer our own fears.

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The facts are these: First, Jewry is absolutely a race and not a religious association. Through thousands of years of the closest kind of inbreeding, Jews have maintained their peculiarities far more distinctly than many of the peoples among whom they have lived.

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I smell like middle school BO. Well…try pulling it straight out. Ok gimme a sec Rabbit: It was that simple. Rabbit — the silent reaper who comes to take your soul in a cloak of flame… Rabbit: He was growing frustrated with his hand being the way it was, and this was going to make showering a chore. Dipping his left hand under the water that now flowed from the tap, he tested the water before choosing how to adjust the temperature.

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If you’ve graduated kindergarten, you know you’re not supposed to. But for centuries, scientists and philosophers believed that physical traits corresponded to personality. Even Aristotle thought there was a connection between the book and its cover. Today, physiognomy—as the study of facial features linked to personality became known—is considered a pseudoscience, but it was the first application of any science at all to criminology.

Some argue that it helped pave the way for the development of forensics and tools like psychological profiling; others point out that attempts to link biology to criminal behavior are often deeply problematic , and have been used to justify discrimination against various ethnic and religious groups. Controversial though they may be, theories linking biology to criminal behavior have not gone away.

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A law professor at Michigan State University in , Kalt needed to publish one article annually in order to be considered for tenure. He began researching the Sixth Amendment of the Constitution, which stipulates that jurors in federal criminal trials must live in both the federal judicial district and the state where a crime was thought to be committed. His original idea had been to examine how some states allowed for a trial in one of two neighboring counties depending on how close the criminal act was to the dividing line: Kalt kept seeing repeated reference to the fact that district boundaries typically followed state lines, with one exception: Time and again, the authors would indicate that it was of little significance.

But Kalt was curious. What was different about Wyoming? And was it really so insignificant? With limited time to write a paper before his baby arrived and diverted all his attention, Kalt decided to postpone his more involved initial idea and pursue the second. As a result of some sloppy Congressional maneuvering, there exists a square-mile zone in Yellowstone National Park where someone could—hypothetically—commit a crime and get away with it.

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