Features Bakkhai by Euripides and Anne Carson By Melissa Beck The Bakkhai continues to be one of Euripides’s (c. 484-406 b.c.e.) most popular plays to stage, translate, and interpret, even though it was never performed in its author’s lifetime. The ancient Greek playwright and Athenian wrote The Bakkhai in the last few years of his Continue Reading
The awards season race is officially in full swing, with the 2018 Golden Globe nominations announced early Monday morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell, and Sharon Stone announced...Show More Summary
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Anne Kingston: Led by a Trumpian example, accepting responsibility for bad or even illegal behaviour has become passé The post No sexual assault ‘reckoning’ in U.S. politics, only ‘coarsening’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Ann Hodges being examined after she was struck by a meteorite, 1954. The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images (via NASA’s plan to save Earth from a giant asteroid - Vox)
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Check out the Weekly Wonders for the weekends of November 24-26 and December 1-3, 2017. Read the full story on SwimSwam: MP Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 12/6/2017
Gabriel Wolfchild, Stephanie Anne Johnson and Vicci Martinez all have different take aways from their time on the NBC vocal talent show. by Jake Uitti Seattle songwriter Gabriel Wolfchild is making the most of his brief moment in The Voice spotlight. Show More Summary
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) A new study has shown that HIV-infected women do not use statins as recommended by the most recent guidelines.
By Jack Kaskey and Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — China is upending the global plastics market. The world’s biggest user of scrap has stopped accepting shiploads of other countries’ plastic trash as it phases in a new ban. That’s bad news for...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Mélanie Henique of CN Marseille has been selected to represent France at the 2017 LEN European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen later this month. Read the full story on SwimSwam: French Federation Selects 25 Swimmers for LEN Short Course Euros
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Julia Brazeau, a two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from Minnetonka High School and Minnetonka Swim Club, has verbally committed to the application process at Princeton University. Read the full story on SwimSwam: MN State Champ Julia Brazeau Verbally Commits to Princeton
LauerHathaway As Matt Lauer’s fall from grace continues, footage resurfaced of comments he made to Anne Hathaway in 2012 — and it’s extremely brow raising. The actress dropped by “The TODAY Show” to promote her Oscar-winning role in “Les Miserables” when the news anchor lead her down a sketchy...
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Jérémy Stravius added two more national titles to his list, bringing the total to four over the first two days of competition. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Jérémy Stravius Racks Up 2 More National Titles on Day 2 of French SC Nats
The loonie just exploded by 100 pips following a barrage of Canadian eco data, including GDP and employment, both of which crushed expectations. September GDP rose 0.2%,/ vs exp. 0.1%, and up from -0.1% in August, which means Q3 annualized...Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam For the first time in many years, the French Elite Nationals began with a pair of National Records on Day One, and both were the product of Nice’s Charlotte Bonnet. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2 National Records for Charlotte Bonnet on Day 1 of French SC Nats
REX TILLERSON. Trump planning replacement of Tillerson with Mike Pompeo within weeks: “Mr. Pompeo would be replaced at the C.I.A. by Senator Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas who has been a key ally of the president on nationalShow More Summary
That is the new and excellent history by Leslie Berlin, substantive throughout, here is one good bit of many: In March 1967, Robert and Taylor, jointly leading a meeting of ARPA’s principal investigators in Ann Arbor, Michigan, toldShow More Summary
By Anne Lepesant FR on SwimSwam Charlotte Bonnet disputera sur les quatre jours : 50/100/200/400 NL, 50/100 brasse, 50 papillon, et 100/200 4N. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Liste de départ Championnats de France 25m : 8 épreuves pour Stravius, 9 pour Bonnet
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Brooke Helgeson of Hart High School and Canyons Aquatic Club will attend University of the Pacific next fall. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Pacific Legacy Brooke Helgeson Pledges Commitment to Tigers
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam The Academy Bullets Swim Team announced via social media that three of their swimmers from Rosary High School signed NLIs... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Academy Bullets/Rosary HS Seniors Laurich and Adkins Sign NLIs