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Are the Oscars too long? Yeah, sure. But also, no. It’s complicated

The Oscars are too long. It’s an axiom that crops up with renewed rancour annually this time of year, as the inane climate of awards season reaches its familiar crescendo of chilling flurries. 1,643 more words

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2/27/19 Artist Reception: Rani Carson: One Under the Sun, at Suffolk County Community College’s Lyceum Gallery

Suffolk County Community College celebrates Black History Month with an exhibit of paintings by Rani Carson.

One Under the Sun will be exhibited at the Eastern Campus of Suffolk County Community College from January 28 through March 2, 2019 at the Lyceum Gallery. 454 more words

Long Island

Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77

Peter Tork, a blues and folk musician who became a teeny-bopper sensation as a member of the Monkees, the wisecracking, made-for-TV pop group that imitated and briefly outsold the Beatles, died Feb. 1,544 more words

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Jussie Smollett, Upset Over Salary, Staged Assault, Police Say by SOPAN DEB and JACK HEALY


By SOPAN DEB and JACK HEALY

The police said Mr. Smollett was upset by his salary, and faked an assault and sent himself a threatening letter in a bid for publicity. 13 more words

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Jussie Smollett, Upset Over Salary, Staged Assault, Police Say by SOPAN DEB and JACK HEALY


By SOPAN DEB and JACK HEALY

The police said Mr. Smollett was upset by his salary, and faked an assault and sent himself a threatening letter in a bid for publicity. 28 more words

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