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Divergent: Wannabe Hunger Games
With Myers Briggs Thrown In

Friday, March 21st, 2014
by on Playing Around

The future belongs to those who know where they belong. In a futuristic Chicago, society has been divided into five factions: Dauntless, Erudite, Amity, Candor,

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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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WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Diane Namm
Wears Three Hats – Writer-Director-Producer

Friday, July 12th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Diane Namm is living proof that reading at an early age pays off big later in life. Growing up in Brooklyn, Diane was an avid

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Woman Around Town: Shelley White – Dressing Stars
From Boardwalk Empire, Motown, Big Fish, and Others

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

When Shelley White was a high school student in Arlington, Virginia in the 1980s, she liked to shop at Classic Clothing, a popular vintage store

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Before Downton Abbey – Where the Stars Shone

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Downton Abbey’s Season 3 will begin January 6, 2013, on PBS and excitement is growing. First Lady Michelle Obama, a big fan of the show,

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Fire and Ice—Hindenburg and Titanic
At the National Postal Museum

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost What is it about the two disasters—the Hindenburg

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Roman Polanski’s Carnage

Sunday, December 11th, 2011
by on Playing Around

There’s always a danger adapting a stage play for film, particularly when the 2009 Broadway version was lauded for its terrific cast, won the Tony

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Harper’s Bazaar—A Decade of Style at ICP

Saturday, September 10th, 2011
by on Playing Around

On September 12, 2001, Glenda Bailey, the new editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar had a meeting with Hearst executives to present her vision for the magazine.

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