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City Manager Search: Managing Growth Will Be One Of The Main Challenges, Says Morgan | Local News

KEARNEY – Members of Kearney City Council took their first steps on Tuesday in seeking to replace retired city manager Michael Morgan. “This is going to be a tremendous opportunity for the right candidate,” said Art Davis, executive search specialist for Lee’s Summit, Missouri. “We don’t want serial applicators,” said Davis, noting the amenities that […]

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U2 manager signs deal to expand Bored Ape Yacht Club to movies, TV and music

Guy Oseary, the manager of musical heavyweights U2 and Madonna has signed a representation agreement with Yuga Labs to expand the non-fungible token project Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), or NFT, in films, television, music and Games. Yuga Labs’ move comes a month after Larva Labs from the creators of CryptoPunks signed a Hollywood representation […]

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Parallel mothers review: pregnancy plot unfolds in sharp political criticism

Pedro Almodóvar’s films have long focused on marginalized individuals – the excluded, the mistreated, the neglected. However, these stories were far from melancholy tragedies. Injecting a distinctly Spanish sense of humor (and lots of primary colors), Almodóvar empowers his protagonists by allowing them to assert themselves in a world that continually tries to relegate them […]

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In response to criticism of the Harvard photo exhibition, the reader offers a decidedly different point of view

In his review of “Devour the Land: War and American Landscape Photography Since 1970” at the Harvard Art Museums, Mark Feeney finds the exhibition “prosecutorial” but complains about the lack of captions (“Out of focus”, Sunday Arts, Oct. 3). He writes that “Devour the Land” wants the museum visitor to feel “anger, disgust, moral superiority”. […]

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Demetrious Johnson backs Aljamain Sterling’s criticism: “Don’t believe in karma”

Demetrious Johnson doesn’t believe in karma, Aljamain Sterling. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Sterling has suggested that Demetrious Johnson’s recent technical KO (TKO) loss via the knee (see here) to Adriano Moraes was due to karma. Sterling’s comment comes after Johnson argued a rule change was needed after Sterling’s attempts to stall led to […]

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Californian artists, a scathing critique of Texas’ relationship with its land – Texas Monthly

Anyone who’s ever taken a long drive in West Texas knows it’s a beautifully landscaped area with very few places to get out and stretch your legs. Unlike other states in the western United States which entered the Union under different circumstances and with a larger role in federal land management, the vast majority of […]

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UCicago dance program: criticism, creativity and culture

In Contemporary Dance Practices, a recent addition to the Core Curriculum, students take time between discussions of different aesthetic theories, the influence of pop culture, and the privilege of Western perspectives in dance criticism to engage in a real practice of movement, learning a wide variety of techniques and styles. In another class, this one […]