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Labor's New Groove: Taking the Struggle From Streets to Legislatures at the Twilight of Collective Bargaining

17 hours agoUS Politics / Liberal : Tapped

L abor Day, 2014, comes at a time when Americans have concluded—correctly—that their country is downwardly mobile. In a Rutgers University poll released last week, 71 percent of Americans said they believed the changes to the economy caused by the Great Recession are permanent. Show More Summary

At Midnight, James Franco Called Us to Talk About Porn

James Franco should be sleepy. It's after midnight, and he's just wrapped a long shoot on the indie Michael, where he stars as an ex-gay activist struggling with his sexuality. Most actors would spend their twilight hours heading to bed or studying the next day's script pages, but the idea... More »

At Midnight, James Franco Called Us to Talk About Porn

James Franco should be sleepy. It's after midnight, and he's just wrapped a long shoot on the indie Michael, where he stars as an ex-gay activist struggling with his sexuality. Most actors would spend their twilight hours heading to bed or studying the next day's script pages, but the idea... More »

Stuck in neutral: Brain defect traps schizophrenics in twilight zone

People with schizophrenia struggle to turn goals into actions because brain structures governing desire and emotion are less active and fail to pass goal-directed messages to cortical regions affecting human decision-making, new research...Show More Summary

Babylonia!

Courtesy of Katherine, Season 2, Episode 20: "The Long, Twilight Struggle"

Twilight of the Hunter

Struggling with extreme poverty, a community of Inuit in northern Canada fights for survival—by hunting threatened polar bears

Twilight Struggle gets a Kickstarter for a Digital Version

3 months agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

GMT Games wants to bring Twilight Struggle, the 2-player cold war strategy game, to iOS. They are Kickstarting the project with a goal of $50,000 to fund Playdek’s development of the game. Backers of $15 or more will receive the ‘What If?’ Expansion designed by the original game’s developers Ananda Gupta and Jason Matthews. Show More Summary

Twilight Struggle blitzing onto PS4, Vita, Xbox One, mobile

War can get complicated - so can keeping track of all the involved pieces of a tabletop counterpart, such as the multi-decade warzone featured in Twilight Struggle. Convenience awaits though, as GMT Games has roared past its $50,000 base funding goal...

Will Ukraine Revive Cold War Passions?

BOSTON -- President John F. Kennedy memorably called the Cold War a "long, twilight struggle'' -- the four-decade contest in Europe for freedom and power between the United States and Soviet Union. Last week's dramatic revolution inShow More Summary

Kristen Stewart in Marie Claire March 2014: I Had No Idea "Twilight" Would be Huge

She has had her fair share of struggles when it comes to relationships, and now Kristen Stewart is revealing her thoughts about love in the March 2014 issue of Marie Claire magazine. The 23-year-old looked picture perfect in designer...Show More Summary

The Long Twilight Struggle to Take Away Your Health Care Coverage

You know that many states didn't set up their own Affordable Care Act exchanges. Many of the same states refused to accept Medicaid expansion, despite the fact that participating states will only have to pay a tiny percentage of the cost. Show More Summary

Conflict Escalates at a Shelter in Washington with an Arrest

Although Forks, Washington, first became known to most Americans as the setting for Stephenie Meyers's Twilight books, recent months have seen a struggle much more epic than anything between werewolves and sparkly vampires. The Olympic...Show More Summary

Stepping Back from the Heady Storm

We are now witnessing what is presumably one of final, antic, dying twilight struggle efforts to kill Obamacare before its full roll out next month. We also continue to see an unprecedented effort to sabotage implementation of the plan at the state level. Show More Summary

ANNA KENDRICK Pretty In Pink For ‘The Last Five Years’

This does NOT look like ‘Twilight‘! Anna Kendrick is working this summer. She’s filming a movie called ‘The Last Five Years.’ It’s based on a musical. Here’s what it’s about: …a struggling actress and her novelist lover each illustrate the … Continue reading »

The Long Twilight Struggle of the 21st Century: We Can Give in, We Can Hide, We Can Fight, or We Can Leave

In the previous installment, we observed that Americans are going to find themselves in a “two-front war--a scary one at home, and a scarier one abroad.” That is, in an ongoing struggle against an intrusive and abusive government atShow More Summary

TV: Babylon 5: “The Long, Twilight Struggle

“The Long, Twilight Struggle” (season two, episode 20; originally aired 10/18/1995) Babylon 5 understands tragedy. That’s the easiest way to explain what makes the series so fantastic when it’s at its best. Babylon 5 understands that tragedy is about all-too-human mistakes, driven by short-term emotions. Show More Summary

What Grassley doesn't know about the 'twilight struggle'

Sen. Chuck Grassley's (R-Iowa) Twitter feed is an endless source of odd opinions -- after President Obama's second inaugural last week, the senator said Mitt Romney has the president "on the defensive" -- most of which are too silly to take seriously. But this one stuck with me. …

The Kobe Bryant Struggle Face: A Case Study

Has there every been a more polarizing player in the NBA than Kobe Bryant? The dichotomy is evident in the All-Star guard’s current predicament. At 36 years-old he’s technically in the twilight of his career but is nevertheless playing at

"Twilight" shines in third box office win over Bond

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The "Twilight" teen vampire movie shined again at U.S. and Canadian box offices, earning $17.4 million and its third consecutive No. 1 ranking as James Bond held strong and Brad Pitt's new movie struggled.

'Twilight' and 'Lincoln' Thrive at Box Office

2 years agoArts : ArtsBeat

But "Killing Them Softly," a drama starring Brad Pitt and released by the Weinstein Company, struggled in its opening weekend at theaters.

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