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Two Documentaries: Moana with Sound (Robert Flaherty/Monica Flaherty, 1926/1980) and A Ballerina's Tale (Nelson George, 2015)

This is a big week for documentaries on Seattle Screens. The big name, of course is the new Frederick Wiseman film, In Jackson Heights which plays Friday through Thursday at the Northwest Film Forum. 1,577 more words

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Man with a Movie Camera and the Role of Film

Erik Barnouw asks the reader in his book Documentary: A History of the Non-Fiction Film to consider the visibility of the camera in Vertov’s Man with a Movie Camera. 855 more words

Academic Analyses

"Humans were still not only the cheapest robots around, but also, for many tasks, the only robots that could do the job"*...

Researchers at Oxford University and Deloitte suggest that about 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerization over the following 20 years (as, one imagines, are similar jobs in other developed nations). 172 more words

Puff Pancake/Dutch Baby


ORIGINAL RECIPE: My mother-in-law’s recipe for Puff Pancake, which is another name for a Dutch Baby, as recorded in my 2003 recipe book (for friends and family), … 786 more words


Orioles defense costs them big, Sox win in rain-shortened match on Patriots Day

On Marathon Monday today, the Orioles and Red Sox played the last game of their 4-game series on a rainy day. Justin Masterson, unexpectedly the best starter for Boston this year, faced off against Wei-Yen Chen at 11 AM. 190 more words

Orioles humiliate Porcello, Ortiz ejected

The Orioles and Red Sox played the penultimate game of their 4-game series today with Rick Porcello facing Miguel Gonzalez. This would be a nice win for Porcello in terms of his new contract but it wouldn’t be that way. 164 more words

Cruinniú na mBád - New Quay - 1835

Freeman’s Journal 14th December, 1835 P4

A few days ago a regatta took place at New Quay. Mr O’Connell Esq., M.P. acted as commodore, and he and John Scott, of Cahercon, Esq., both subscribed 10/s towards the amusements. 73 more words

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