As Calgarians mourned the loss of twin brothers who died after a tobogganing run that went awry at Canada Olympic Park, a local pastor shared details of some of the other injured teens at a Sunday service. 450 more words
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More than once in the past five years of writing this blog (sidebar: five years!) have I searched my own archives for a review of a book I later realize I read pre-2010, in those lackadaisical years before I decided to commit my amateur opining to the Internet. 1,195 more words
Susan Niditch (editor). The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Ancient Israel. Malden, MA: Wiley Blackwell, 2016, 567 pp., $195.00 (hardcover).
*I’d like to express my gratitude to Wiley Blackwell for providing me with a review copy in exchange for my honest opinion. 848 more words
It’s been almost a year since the untimely death of New York Times “Media Equation” columnist David Carr sent shockwaves through both sides of the journalism grinder, and today the paper announced his replacement. 585 more words
The New York Times looked high and low for a potential successor to the popular media column once helmed by journalist David Carr. Editors flirted with the idea of hiring a marquee name from Vanity Fair or NPR. 283 more words