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Ad Hominem Partner Jim Burke Courted To Be Focus Features Production President

EXCLUSIVE: Focus Features is in talks to hire Jim Burke as president of production. Focus CEO Peter Schlessel is in talks with the veteran exec/producer, who partners with Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor in the production company Ad Hominem, which they formed in 2004. 275 more words


Walgreens' decision protects founder's legacy in Dixon

Walgreens is dropping plans to move its headquarters to Switzerland.

The corporate offices will remain in the Chicago area after a public and political outcry. 341 more words


Character Analysis (Examination of Conscience, too!)

Pencil Graphic organizer book assignment

I used this graphic organizer as a pre-write for an essay assignment this week.  Students were to write a character analysis, using choices and actions of the character to frame their analysis.   115 more words

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