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4TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, 2016

St. Paul’s definition of love is not really a definition at all; it’s a list of some characteristics or properties of love.  You know them well, probably from the last Catholic wedding you attended: 566 more words

Homily

A conversation with Jerry Izenberg, part XV: Project Pride

By Ed Odeven
TOKYO (Jan. 6, 2016) — Trying to make the world a better place has been a major focus of Jerry Izenberg’s life for decades. 2,015 more words

Miscellany

A conversation with Jerry Izenberg, part XIV: a rabbi's influence

By Ed Odeven
TOKYO (Jan. 4, 2016) — Jerry Izenberg’s moral backbone, fiber, fortitude, compass — whatever you choose to call it — is directly linked to an important civil rights leader. 1,508 more words

Miscellany

A conversation with Jerry Izenberg, part XI: more Muhammad Ali memories

By Ed Odeven
TOKYO (Dec. 14, 2015) — The tight bond between sports columnist Jerry Izenberg and boxer Muhammad Ali extended beyond their jobs. It was truly unique. 860 more words

Miscellany

SPECTRE: Here come the North American reviews

After press showings over the past several days, North American film critics are weighing in on SPECTRE.

The 24th James Bond film, as of Tuesday afternoon, has a… 777 more words

James Bond Films

Jesse Owens: the Film, the Man

It’s hard to believe, but there has never been a major film on Jesse Owens. Eighty years after Owens’ monumental achievements at the Berlin Summer Games in 1936, the film, … 359 more words

Tokyo 1964

Munchmobile poster

In 2008 I applied (with an artwork) to ride on the Newark Star-Ledger Munchmobile, a feature in which readers ride a van with a giant hot dog mounted on top and eat. 83 more words

Nina