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Red Sox's David Ortiz Sets Franchise Record with 8th 30-HR, 100-RBI Season

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz recently set a new franchise record with his eighth season with at least 30 home runs and 100 RBI, per ESPN Stats & Info. Ortiz broke a tie with Red Sox legend Ted Williams, who had sevenShow More Summary

Page 2: Simpsons, Voltron, Jurassic Park, Hobbit, Robin Williams, Doctor Who, Aladdin, Ghostbusters, Bill & Ted, Godzilla

Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary

Ted Cruz’s Dad: ‘The Average Black Does Not’ Understand That Minimum Wage Is Bad

Blacks, says Rafael Cruz, “need to be educated” about Democrats so they’ll vote Republican. “The average black does not’ understand that the minimum wage is bad, believes the Texas senator’s father. Cruz was speaking to the Williamson County, Texas Republican Club. During the speech, Cruz spoke at length about a recent conversation he said he [...]

Robin Williams In Hell Over Suicide? Christian Says Episcopalian Actor ‘Accepted Jesus Christ’ In Rehab

Is Robin Williams in hell or heaven? This question had some in the Christian community debating the matter, but Christian Film and Television Commission Chairman Dr. Ted Baehr says he can attest to the fact that the actor accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior during one of his drug and alcohol rehab stays. In

Red Sox's David Ortiz Ties Team Record with 8th 30-Homer Season

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hit his 30th home run of the year in Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles Angels, matching Ted Williams' franchise record of eight seasons with 30 or more homers, per Lee Sinins of Complete...Show More Summary

The Study of Excellence

Check out this old film of batting tips from Ted Williams.

Wake Up, Sheeple! Is William Deresiewicz’s ‘Excellent Sheep’ an Anti-Ivy League Manifesto or a Book-Length TED Talk?

Must a manifesto always be a rant? The process of reading William Deresiewicz’s Excellent Sheep, the book-length expansion of his 2008 viral article “ … Read More

‘Bout to Leave the Crib With a Couple of My Pirates

Been slow around here, but things should be picking up soon… Switch bigspin heelflip down the L.E.S. Park double-set. Gigliotti made a new clip. It has Ted, Olson, etc. in it. Jahmal Williams has a video interview with Japan’s Far East Skate Network about Static 4, along with some indoor park footage afterwards. “I’d rather […]

Robin Williams 'Considered Christ' But He Was Never Set Free, Says Christian Media Critic

Oscar-winning actor and groundbreaking comedian Robin Williams had an interest in God and religion but he never experienced a genuine conversion or commitment to Christ, says Dr. Ted Baehr, chairman of the Christian Film and Television Commission and editor-in-chief of

Robin Williams on the TED stage

At the 2008 TED Conference held in California, the BBC's "The World Debate" set up a panel discussion to be broadcast worldwide from the TED stage. When they went live with the show there appeared to be a major technical...

Robin Williams’ Four Finished Films Are Still Forthcoming

He loved to take on new challenges and always enjoyed using his talent to brighten the lives of others, and though Robin Williams has died, he still has four movies that are yet to be released. The “Birdcage” star will appear as Teddy...Show More Summary

The 1994 strike cost us a terrible playoff team

It can never be forgiven for this transgression. Major League Baseball's 1994 strike cost fans many things. It took away Matt Williams' chase for 62 homers, Tony Gwynn's pursuit of the first.400 batting average since the days of TedShow More Summary

Monroe Capital's (MRCC) CEO Ted Koenig on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Monroe Capital (NASDAQ:MRCC) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 11, 2014 02:00 PM ET Executives Ted Koenig - CEO Aaron Peck - CFO and CIO Analysts Nikesh Rane - Lautenberg Thalmann Bob Napoli - William Blair Christopher Nolan - MLV & Company Bryce Rowe - Robert W. Show More Summary

Tony Gwynn, the 1994 Strike and Baseball's Last Real Shot at .400

From the corner of a Cooperstown, New York, memorabilia shop last month, one of the premier experts on hitting the game has ever produced considered Ted Williams and the absolute, utter absurdity of.400. A lot was lost when the players...Show More Summary

'Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy' opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

From William Wordsworth and Alfred, Lord Tennyson to Sir John Betjeman and Ted Hughes, some of Britain's most famous poets have held the position of Poet Laureate. This special honour, and appointment to the Royal Household, is awarded by the Sovereign to a poet whose work is of national significance. Show More Summary

Adam Dunn pitched, and for a moment all was right in the world

Beautiful. It's beautiful: what a time to be alive — Lana Berry (@Lana) August 6, 2014 (via Cork Gaines) Most career HR of anyone to pitch in MLB: 714 Babe Ruth 534 Jimmie Foxx 521 Ted Williams 475 Stan Musial...Show More Summary

'Ted 2' Lands William Shatner Cameo

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The Universal comedy sequel 'Ted 2' reportedly includes a scene where William Shatner appears as himself at a superhero convention in Boston. [...]

A.J. Green is fighting, Colts lose a man & more from NFL training camps

It's been an eventful day of training camps around the NFL, including Geno Atkins' return from ACL surgery, A.J. Green getting into a scuffle, Ted Thompson re-signing in Green Bay and Aaron Williams showing off some exquisite dance moves. Geno...Show More Summary

Dave Lambert and Ted Williams

2 months agoMusic / Jazz : JazzWax

Following my posts on Dave Lambert's life and music ("Voice of Reason"), and his daughter Dee's recollections of her late dad ("Dee Lambert: My Dad, Dave Lambert"), reader Bill Reed sent along the 1959 Down Beat article by Gene Lees...

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