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camille-j-cusumano's picture
Nov.20.2008
I'm mad at these forms again. I've spent 20 minutes trying to find the form for my "Influences" but the Web site is being very disagreeable...
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david-niall-wilson's picture
Nov.20.2008
Before the contest ends, and the fine, hand-crafted Caiman covered book I created goes to the winner of the contest…I wanted to get a couple of shots...
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robert-earle's picture
Nov.20.2008
Commander of the Faithful is narrative history built on the life of a devout Arab jihadist, Abd el-Kader, who resisted French colonization of Algeria...
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shana-mclean-moore's picture
Nov.20.2008
I know that no one actually likes a show off, but would you consider tolerating one for a moment? I received my first bit of press in the Times (okay...
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cheryl-l-snell's picture
Nov.20.2008
I'm not talking about my age! It's NaNoWriMo all day every day here, and I read someplace that a manuscript starts to fall apart on page seventy.  I'...
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louise-marley's picture
Nov.20.2008
This, my dears, is what passes for discourse on a so-called news program in the early twenty-first century: My concern has been the atrocities there...
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steve-hauk's picture
Nov.20.2008
In the mid-1940s, a Monterey, California motorcycle policeman named Goerge Dovolis received two letters from John Steinbeck discussing, among other...
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john-erwin-doerper's picture
Nov.20.2008
I got my first car in 1963. It was a Chevrolet Corvair. I thought it was swell, but I didn't know  much about cars or driving them, and I flipped it...
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allen-p-adamson's picture
Nov.20.2008
Not surprising for someone in the branding business, one of my favorite shows is AMC’s Mad Men. There were still a few of these martini-lunching,...
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abdelwahab-hammoudi's picture
Nov.20.2008
Man's evolution tends to his moral perfection, which is the beauty. It is an eminently aesthetic tendency. At the climax of his evolution, man...
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lisamarie-simmons's picture
Jan.26.2009
Have you ever had one of those days when everything just seemed to fall into place.  Even when you thought it wasn't possible, all of the pieces fell...
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jana-mcburney-lin's picture
Jan.26.2009
Explosions come from all around. The air is so smoky you can hardly see five feet in front of you. The night sky is filled with lights, bursting and...
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Roymerr's picture
Jan.26.2009
  This is what I think President Obama should and will do to achieve his goals ahead.  The recent missile attack in the Wazzeristan tribal area...
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former member's picture
Jan.26.2009
by former member
Charlie's Angels. Simon & Simon. 21 Jump Street. Baywatch. The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. And of course, The X-Files. His filmography spans...
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former member's picture
Jan.26.2009
by former member
Iceland's government topples amid financial mess By DAVID STRINGER – 1 hour ago REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Iceland's coalition government collapsed...
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jeffery-mcnary's picture
Jan.26.2009
For the big-picture folks, the quick fire first week of  the Obama Presidency clearly deomonstrates the administration is taking form. And while now...
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edmund-jenks's picture
Jan.26.2009
Neel Jani At Speed - A1 Team Switzerland claimed its second win of the season in this afternoon’s Feature race in A1GP Taupo, New Zealand. Image...
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dave-rosenthal's picture
Jan.26.2009
On Read Street, we've been discussing this topic: Are you monogamous? Not that kind of monogamy — I mean reading habits. Do you read one book at a...
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john-bussey's picture
Jan.26.2009
I'm new to Red Room and have just posted the first four chapters of my book, "The Prospector" here.  The dashboard shows me with only one...
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former member's picture
Jan.26.2009
by former member
Having both your mother and your counselor in the throes of cancer makes it very easy to ‘set an intention’ – as all yoga teachers are apt to say- at...
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