Posted a year ago on the Hillbilly at Harvard blog. It's a cloudy morning today, with heavy rain forecast for this afternoon and evening, thanks to hurricane Arthur, thankfully out to sea to our east. Protocol says not to fly the flag in the rain, so I haven't put it out. But it's still a day to remember the sacrifices of our Founders for the gift of Independence and Liberty. You can get a glimpse of those travails from Jack E. Levin's brief, but beautifully illustrated, account of the Battle of Trenton: George Washington: The Crossing.
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HONG KONG — Beijing Galloping Horse, a high-flying private sector Chinese film company, is entertaining a number of takeover bids.
Suitors are believed to include China Media Capital, a state-backed Chinese private equity fund, and Shanghai Media Group, among others. 503 more words