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True Acting in True Detective

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

Perhaps tonight, Matthew McConaughey will walk away with a Best Actor Oscar. Even if he doesn’t, he’s put the world on notice that his acting

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One Chance Can Save a Life

Friday, February 7th, 2014
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Paul Potts became a sensation on YouTube after singing “Nessun Dorma”, an aria from Puccini’s opera Turandot, on Simon Cowell’s Britain’s Got Talent. In the

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Woody and Kate

Nebraska: Sometimes Just the Dream Can Keep You Going

Saturday, January 25th, 2014
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Each day for the past week I’ve received emails from Publishers Clearing House about winning $1 million for life. I hit the delete button wondering

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2013 – We Survive A Year of Computer Meltdowns,
Government Shutdowns, and Embrace A New Pope

Friday, January 17th, 2014
by on Living Around

Depending upon your point of view, the number 13 signals bad luck or good luck. There was plenty of both in 2013. Washington was responsible

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2011 – A Year Filled with Great Cultural Events
And Too Many Tragedies

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
by on Living Around

Woman Around Town began as a website for women in New York and Washington, D.C., but after two years we discovered we were being read

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2010 Year

2010 – From the Winter Games to the Arab Spring

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
by on Living Around

2010 was a year that began with the Olympic Winter Games in Canada and ended with the Arab Spring in the Middle East. In between,

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Clint

Clint Eastwood Is Bringing Jersey Boys to the Big Screen

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
by on Playing Around

Perhaps no other Broadway musical in recent history has created such a large and loyal fan base as Jersey Boys, the story of four guys

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Estelle

Estelle Parsons Talks About Her Role
In Arena Stage’s The Velocity of Autumn

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

In 1993, Estelle Parsons played an elderly woman being sent to a nursing home by her children in Franz Xaver Kroetz’s Extended Forecast, which had

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