Vegas is a funny town, it’s easy to forget people live there, but they do. Lots of good people. These people showed in droves today to donate blood because it’s the only thing they could do, and so they did it. 23, 2018″ > >Oscars 2018 biggest snubs and surprises: James Franco, Woman miss out on nominationsAmy KaufmanNearly two weeks after five women accused James Franco of inappropriate or sexually exploitative behavior, the actor missed out on an Academy Award nomination for his performance in “The Disaster Artist.” The 39 year old had been an early favorite on the awards circuit for his turn as the eccentric. 23, 2018″ > >Kenneth Turan on the Oscar nominations: How the academy threaded the needle between old and newKenneth TuranI dreamed a dream of Oscar on Monday night. Not of winning one, nothing so presumptuous as that.
Today’s Summer Youth Employment Program showdown was a long time coming. I was there when it started, in a fifth floor Wilson Building conference room last summer with 13 council members figuring out how to balance a shrinking city budget. One of the places they found money was the summer jobs program not only was it an easy pot of cash to tap, it also served as a brushback to Mayor Adrian Fenty.
His memory failing or had he so disciplined it in the repression of unpleasant facts that he had damaged his sense of the truth? He pulls himself together though, rallying enough to cross Route 424, a portage more effortful and exposing than he expected.Next he braves the public baths, with their whistles and murkish water. No pleasure there, but he soon up and out, clambering through the woods of the Halloran estate towards the dark, dazzled gold of their springfed pool. But here comes another offbeat, a sense that the world Neddy is travelling through is somehow strange to him, or he to it.
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