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Order, the Universe and Everything

This week sees the first symposium for the Ordered Universe project as part of the programme under the new AHRC grant. It will examine Grosseteste’s treatises… 118 more words

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Dreaming of John O'Brien

Before the days of ubiquitous online video, tracking progress of an American playing abroad meant interpreting match reports and speculating on second-hand information.  This was especially true of players in the youth team, as few actually… 955 more words


Father John O'Brien remembered as pioneer of communications program in Canada

A man considered the father of communication studies in Canada has passed away. Father John (Jack) O’Brien, a Jesuit priest who established the Communication Arts program at Loyola College in 1965, died Saturday at his home in Pickering, Ont. 719 more words

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Registered sex offender, accused of re-offending in victim's neighborhood ordered committed under Chapter 51

MILWAUKEE COUNTY — A 59-year-old registered sex offender, accused of returning to his victim’s neighborhood decades after his conviction, and attacking another elderly woman has been committed to the Behavioral Health Department under Chapter 51. 496 more words


A Week in the Life of the NYPD - Wednesday 19th July 1871

On Wednesday 19th July, New York’s newspapers seemed to have exhausted much of their discussion about the riot. The Board of Police’s announcement that they would remit all fines imposed on officers for trivial complaints in recognition of their ‘gallantry and efficiency’ on the 12th therefore came as a welcome feature. 946 more words

Film Review: Leaving Las Vegas

Nicolas Cage redeemed himself, in my eyes, with his emotional but restrained performance in this grim drama.


This review was originally published on another blog January 26, 2015; edited & reposted July 8, 2015.  793 more words

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Responding To Mayor Pro Tempore John O’Brien Part 2

My e-mail exchange with O’Brien continues…

Part 1, for the late.

Mr. Szymkowiak,

I have no issue with the broadcast of WZZM 13.

I give equal respect to ALL Religions.

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