A few weeks ago, I finally got around to watching Into The Wild . Id read Jon Krakauer's book a while ago; although it was, and is, brilliant work, I have much less respect for the author after finding out that he agreed to whitewash the abuse that ... The Truth About Cars, 1 month ago
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From the moment then-state senator Barack Obama showed up on the national stage to address the Democratic convention in 2004, the news media were in love. Obama is a rock star , NBC's Andrea Mitchell exclaimed during MSNBC's live convention ...Media Research Center, 6 days ago
Provided by Mom.me Photograph by Twenty20 When parents think about outdoor safety during the winter and how to keep their sweet little ones from harm, the obvious dangers that jump to mind are hypothermia and frostbite. However, there are ...XinMsn, 1 week ago
A (rare) faithful reading of FERPA: Court says federal privacy law doesn't penalize one-time release of records
A college student is threatened with expulsion after being told multiple witnesses heard him make disturbing remarks about "shooting up" the campus. Before the disciplinary hearing where he'll have the chance to defend himself, the student files a ...Student Press Law Center, 2 weeks ago
If Mount Everest is the iconic goddess of mountains, then Meru in the Indian Himalayas is the unattainable, unknowable bad-ass rock star, beckoning to a chosen few from an impossibly remote place high in the sky. Unlike Everest, Meru isn't famed for ...Japan Times, 2 weeks ago High-Stakes Decision Making: The Lessons of Mount Everest HBS Working Knowledge, 3 weeks ago Along the White Clouds Open Magazine, 2 months ago
CLIMBING Mount Everest is at the top — pun intended — of many a thrill seeker's bucket list. And with news that the traditionally difficult to access Tibetan entrance to the world's tallest mountain is about to open up to more visitors, Everest ...Northern Territory News, 2 weeks ago China to build huge visitor centre on Mount Everest Brisbane Courier-Mail, 2 weeks ago China set to build major visitors' complex at Mount Everest base FOXNews.com, 2 weeks ago
As the year draws to a close and we eagerly look forward to 2017, I've been asked on several occasions on my outlook for next year and the answer is always "I don't know" or something more intelligent like "My guess is as good as yours." Not to ...Klse I3investor.com, 3 weeks ago
Opened in 1977 as a space for two aspiring writers to pen their Great American Novels, The King's English in Utah is now a full-time labour of love, home to knowledgeable booksellers and a children's room in a treehouse Interview with a Bookstore ...The Guardian, 4 weeks ago
THE UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER SOIREE played Feinstein's/54 Below on December 7th, and BroadwayWorld has a look at the concert below! The concert series is conceived and produced by Megan Minutillo . Volume 3 featured music direction by Dan ...Broadway World, 1 month ago Michael Feinstein, Norm Lewis, Annaleigh Ashford, and More this December at Feinstein's/54 Below Broadway World, 1 month ago Preston Truman Boyd Joins Cast of THE UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER SOIREE at Feinstein's/54 Below 12/7 Broadway World, 1 month ago Rob Rokicki and Amanda Flynn Join The 3rd Ugly Christmas Sweater Soiree at Feinstein's/54 Below Broadway World, 1 month ago
In Everest Untold, journalist Patrick ConroyConroy sheds new light on the infamous climbing season in 1996. Here's an extract from the book... The year was 1996. Journalist Patrick Conroy arrived at Base Camp, Mount Everest, to cover South Africa's ...IOL, 1 month ago
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