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EVELYN ANDREWS

MenuSearchEvelyn May Andrews1925 – 2020  Send Flowers ShareEVELYN MAY ANDREWS Cedar Rapids Evelyn May Andrews, 95, died early Monday, June 29, 2020, in her Cedar Rapids home of 60 years, with her favorite purple clematis roaring in triumphal bloom in the backyard. Her daughter, Kaye Ross, was by her side as she had been since 2018, when four falls destroyed Evelyn’s ability to walk. Evelyn suffered a small heart attack the week before her death, accelerating her decline. A brother, Thurman “Bud” Hockemeyer, and his wife, Shirley, of New Haven, Ind., and five nieces and nephews also survive her. Karen Summers, … more…

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THE ADJUSTMENT BUREAU

The Adjustment Bureau From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to search The Adjustment Bureau Theatrical release poster Directed by George Nolfi Produced by Bill CarraroMichael HackettChris MooreGeorge Nolfi Screenplay by George Nolfi Based on “Adjustment Team“by Philip K. Dick Starring Matt DamonEmily BluntAnthony MackieJohn SlatteryMichael KellyTerence Stamp Music by Thomas Newman Cinematography John Toll Edited by Jay Rabinowitz Productioncompany Media Rights CapitalGambit PicturesElectric Shepherd Productions Distributed by Universal Pictures Release date February 14, 2011 (Ziegfeld Theatre)March 4, 2011 (United States) Running time 106 minutes[1] Country United States Language English Budget $50.2 million[1][2] Box office $127.9 million[1] The Adjustment Bureau is a 2011 American science fiction romantic thriller film written and … more…

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SISSIES

SECTIONSSEARCHSKIP TO CONTENTSKIP TO SITE INDEXSUBSCRIBE NOWAccount ADVERTISEMENTContinue reading the main story BOYHOOD EFFEMINANCY AND LATER HOMOSEXUALITY By Jane E. Brody Dec. 16, 1986 See the article in its original context fromDecember 16, 1986, Section C, Page 1Buy ReprintsNew York Times subscribers* enjoy full access to TimesMachine—view over 150 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared.SUBSCRIBE*Does not include Crossword-only or Cooking-only subscribers.About the ArchiveThis is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them.Occasionally the … more…

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THE BEST YEARS OF OUR LIVES

The Best Years of Our Lives From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to searchFor other uses, see The Best Years of Our Lives (disambiguation). The Best Years of Our Lives Theatrical release poster Directed by William Wyler Produced by Samuel Goldwyn Screenplay by Robert E. Sherwood Based on Glory for Me1945 novellaby MacKinlay Kantor Starring Myrna LoyFredric MarchDana AndrewsTeresa WrightVirginia MayoHarold Russell Music by Hugo FriedhoferEmil Newman Cinematography Gregg Toland Edited by Daniel Mandell Productioncompany Samuel Goldwyn Productions Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures Release date November 21, 1946 (United States) Running time 172 minutes Country United States Language English Budget $2.1 million[1] or $3 million[2] … more…

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TRUMP AND HATE

Opinion Political Op-Eds Social Commentary LIVE TVEdition These are true patriots. Trump sees them as enemies Opinion by Tammy Duckworth Updated 4:13 PM ET, Fri July 3, 2020 Now PlayingBlack Lives Matter… US sets a new single-day record of coronavirus cases Jill Biden: This is when I knew Joe needed to run (2019) Lawmaker: I’m out of words describing this lack of leadership Susan Rice: Trump is derelict in his duty Mayor received racist texts after mandating masks President Trump says he’s ‘all for masks’ Commentator says press secretary clearly doesn’t understand this Trump-backed congressman loses to far-right challenger Now … more…

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TEAR DOWN STATUES

DES MOINES Activists call for removal of statues at Iowa State Capitol in Fourth of July protest Robin OpsahlMaya MillerPhilip JoensDes Moines Register0:390:59 Des Moines Black Lives Matter protesters congregated at the Iowa State Capitol on the Fourth of July for a demonstration led by Black and Indigenous activists calling for the removal of “monuments to white supremacy” in Iowa. The protest comes after weeks of protesters taking down statues of confederate leaders, slave owners, segregationists and others near government buildings across the United States. It also follows a week of arrests at Des Moines protests. At least 17 protesters were arrested Wednesday in an altercation … more…

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NEIL YOUNG COMPLAINS THAT HIS SONG NOT ACCEPTABLE AT TRUMP RALLIES

NEWS NBC NEWS NOW NIGHTLY NEWS MEET THE PRESS DATELINE MSNBC TODAY AFTER GEORGE FLOYD CORONAVIRUS POLITICS OPINION JULY 4 SUMMER GUIDE U.S. NEWS BUSINESS WORLD PODCASTS Neil Young blasts Trump campaign use of his songs at rally: ‘This is NOT ok with me’ SHARE THIS — SECTIONS CORONAVIRUS U.S. NEWS POLITICS WORLD LOCAL BUSINESS HEALTH INVESTIGATIONS CULTURE MATTERS SCIENCE SPORTS TECH & MEDIA DECISION 2020 IN FOCUS PHOTOS WEATHER SHOPPING TV TODAY MSNBC NIGHTLY NEWS MEET THE PRESS DATELINE FEATURED NBC NEWS NOW THINK BETTER NIGHTLY FILMS NBC LEFT FIELD ASIAN AMERICA NBC LATINO NBCBLK NBC OUT STAY TUNED SPECIAL … more…

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HUGH DOWNS DIES

Hugh Downs From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to search Hugh Downs Hugh Downs in 1972 Born Hugh Malcolm DownsFebruary 14, 1921Akron, Ohio, U.S. Died July 1, 2020 (aged 99)Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S. Occupation Television broadcastertelevision hosttelevision producerauthorgame show presentermusic composerradio announcerradio programmer Years active 1945–2007 Spouse(s) Ruth Shaheen(m. 1944; died 2017) Children 2 Hugh Malcolm Downs (February 14, 1921 – July 1, 2020) was an American radio and television broadcaster, announcer, television host, news anchor, TV producer, author, game show host, and music composer. A regular television presence from the mid-1940s until the late 1990s, he had several successful roles on morning television, prime-time television, and late-night … more…

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WHAT DOES PRESIDENT PLAN TO DO?

Donald Trump Supreme Court Congress Facts First 2020 Election LIVE TVEdition Donald Trump has no idea why he wants a 2nd term Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large Updated 3:28 PM ET, Fri July 3, 2020 US sets a new single-day record of coronavirus cases Jill Biden: This is when I knew Joe needed to run (2019) Lawmaker: I’m out of words describing this lack of leadership Susan Rice: Trump is derelict in his duty Mayor received racist texts after mandating masks President Trump says he’s ‘all for masks’ Commentator says press secretary clearly doesn’t understand this Trump-backed congressman loses to … more…

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DOPPELGANGER/ MOVIE

Doppelganger (1993 film) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to search Doppelganger Theatrical release poster Directed by Avi Nesher Produced by Donald P. Borchers Written by Avi Nesher Starring Drew BarrymoreGeorge Newbern Music by Jan A. P. Kaczmarek Cinematography Sven Kirsten Edited by Tatiana S. Riegel Distributed by ITC Entertainment Group Release date January 1993 (Avoriaz)May 26, 1993 (United States) Running time 104 minutes Country United States Language English Budget $3 million[1] Doppelganger (also known as Doppelganger: The Evil Within) is a 1993 American supernatural horror thriller film written and directed by Avi Nesher, starring Drew Barrymore and George Newbern.[2] The film premiered at the Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival in January 1993, where it was nominated for … more…

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