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The Name's the Thing

In Albion’s Seed — Four British Folkways in America by David Hackett Fischer, Fischer makes the point that the naming of backcountry children in America (which includes the areas where our Logans lived) was unlike anywhere else in the colonies at the time.  56 more words

Revealed! Penny Dreadful: The Awaking #1 Interior Art - Set Six Months After the Smash Hit TV Series Finale!

Titan Comics are excited to share with you the first art from Penny Dreadful #1 – a brand-new ongoing series, entitled “The Awaking“, set six months after the shocking events of the Penny Dreadful season three TV finale. 242 more words

Comics

Genius (2016)

Director: Michael Grandage

Writer: John Logan (Screenplay) A Scott Berg (Book)

Starring: Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linney, Guy Pearce, Dominic West, Vanessa Kirby, Mark Arnold… 349 more words

Drama

Moulin Rouge for Broadway?

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BY BILLY SUTER

IT HAS been quite a long time coming, but it is finally looking good for a stage musical adaptation of Baz Luhrmann’s impressive 2001 movie musical, … 268 more words

Theatre

New England Patriots Make Magic - Magician in the House, Yes Really

By Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

(Magic: Use of special powers to make things happen that would usually be impossible; a special, exciting quality that makes something or someone different and better than others – Cambridge English Dictionary) 509 more words

Jacqueline Bennett

Rutherford County, North Carolina, tax list, showing John Logan, 1782

John Logan was one of the four Logan brothers who fought at the Battle of Kings Mountain two years prior to this tax list.

(Note how slaves are counted as a non-human “commodity” to be taxed, along with horses and cattle.) 10 more words

History Thought of the Day: Revolutionary War

Drury Logan served in the Revolutionary War as did the four Logan brothers, William, Joseph, John, and Thomas. But in backcountry North and South Carolina, where our Logans lived, the war didn’t affect only soldiers and militia. 127 more words