Pronovias Names New Managing Director for North America

NEW TO THE TEAM: The Pronovias Fashion Group has named Maurizio Montovani managing director for the North American hub. He succeeds Amanda McCormick Bacal.
In his new role, Mantovani reports to Amandine Ohayon, the group’s chief executive officer. His plan is to provide strategic leadership for the U.S. and Canada. The executive brings with him more than 20 years of experience in the luxury sector. Most recently, he worked for such Italian companies as Corneliani as ceo and for Ermenegildo Zegna as senior vice president of operations and outlets.
The Barcelona-based bridal group has an assortment of high-end labels including its signature Pronovias, as well as St. Patrick, White One, Nicole and Lady Bird. The company has distribution in more than 4,000 retailers in 105 countries. In addition, Pronovias has freestanding stores in New York, London, Milan, Paris and other outposts.
As the coronavirus continues to seep around the world, locking down cities big and small, and causing millions to self-quarantine or abide by stay-at-home and shelter-in-place edicts, the bridal industry is among the many sectors that has been leveled as a result. With brides forced to cancel weddings and many wedding-related retailers shuttered indefinitely.
Earlier this month Pronovias said that it was expanding

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Are Sweatpants the Only Fashion Trend in America Right Now?

America has entered a period of self-isolation and stretch pants, and retailers across the country are reporting a surge in sweatpants sales during imposed lockdowns to curb the coronavirus’ spread.
While stores say that COVID-19 induced anxiety and dim economic forecasts have caused a steep drop-off in overall fashion sales, sweatpants appear to be an exception — their popularity spiking at a rate that may indicate they are the biggest (and perhaps only) trend in fashion right now.
With restaurants and nonessential stores closed by mandate and most professionals working from home, fashion status symbols have been rendered nearly useless. Consumers have few places to go that require any degree of style or savoir-faire, and in turn have begun dressing for comfort.
“There is a real shift in values within this moment,” said Scott Sternberg, founder of the sustainable basics label Entireworld, which saw its site traffic and sales conversion rate double last week, the first full workweek charted under quarantine.
Sweatpants have not appeared this relevant or widespread since the early-Aughts craze for Juicy Couture. Even the most devoted of fashion plates who have made a career out of getting dressed for the sake of it — including influencers Danielle Bernstein, Olivia Palermo

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The Directors Guild of America has announced it has cancelled non-critical group meetings and will limit or cancel future events due to the coronavirus epidemic. “The situation is quickly evolving, and we will continue to re-assess plans and communicate accordingly,” the DGA said in a message to members on its web site on Wednesday. The DGA, which […]

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SuperstoreSuperstore will be down an employee after the fifth season. E! News has learned America Ferrera is exiting the NBC comedy at the end of the 2020 season wrapping up Thursday, April…

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Everyone is talking about Olivia Jade's fake resume but "Birds of Prey"…not so much. Plus, Hunter March takes on the #BroomChallenge!
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America Ferrera’s Latest Ensemble Is Making Us Dream of Spring

America Ferrera, InstagramNo winter lasts forever and America Ferrera is proof.
The 35-year-old actress arrived at the 35th Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, Feb. 8 in Santa Monica, Calif. looking like…

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Kirk Douglas: A Golden-God Movie Star Who Was Mythic Enough to Symbolize America

The great stars of Hollywood were, and maybe still are, our demigods. They have always existed on a magical plane, standing in for some cathartic fusion of who we are and who we want to be. They’re our idealized selves. But even all demigods aren’t created equal. In vintage Hollywood, there was a certain kind […]

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Harry and Meghan to Downsize, Split Time Between U.K., North America

FROM MAJOR TO MINOR: Still on a high, and jet-lagged, from their seven-week sabbatical in the U.S. and Canada, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are making waves once again with news they want to step back from royal life and spend less time in the U.K.
Their plan is to renounce their status as senior members of the royal family, become financially independent and split their time between the U.K. and North America. Their Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s holiday clearly made a big impact on the couple, who traveled with their infant son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor and spent extended time with Markle’s mother Doria Ragland.
While the announcement may have come as a surprise so soon after their arrival back in the U.K., any royal watcher could see this sort of decision coming. Harry and Meghan are both entangled in lawsuits with British tabloids, accusing them of invading their privacy.
The two positively bristle at having to live their lives in the spotlight: They were unnecessarily cagey about the details of Archie’s birth and the christening, refusing to reveal the names of the infant’s godparents, a norm for members of the royal family. Early in their marriage they moved out of Kensington Palace,

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America Ferrera, Eric Mabius, Silvio HortaSilvio Horta, the creator of ABC’s Ugly Betty, was found dead in a Miami motel room on Tuesday, Jan. 7 in an apparent suicide, Variety reports.
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A Virginia biochemist has won the 99th Miss America competition and insists she is a “woman of science” rather than a beauty queen.
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Look Back at 92 Years of Miss America Winners

Nia Franklin, Miss New York, Miss AmericaAlmost a century of greatness to boast.
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7 Reasons Why We Love Good Morning America

Michael Strahan, Robin RobertsIt’s never the wrong call to wake up with Good Morning America!
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EXCLUSIVE: Wacoal America Is Getting a New CEO

Wacoal America’s changing of the guards is moving into the next phase. 
Starting Oct. 1, Mitch Kauffman will be elevated to president, as Bob Vitale, who has been chief executive officer and president of the women’s intimates apparel company for more than seven years, takes on a lesser role in preparation for his upcoming retirement. The move is part of Vitale’s succession plan, which has been in the works for six months. Kauffman will officially become ceo of Wacoal America in March, the end of the company’s current fiscal year. 
“I feel very, very confident that Mitch is the right person for this position,” Vitale told WWD. “The beauty of this situation is that Mitch has been here for three-and-a-half years. So he already understands our culture and our people. And I couldn’t be more delighted in terms of someone taking over my role.”

Bob Vitale, current chief executive officer and president of Wacoal America. 
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Vitale, who has been with Wacoal America for 22 years and in the intimates apparel industry for more than four decades, including 20 years at Maidenform, added that Kauffman “is really going to be running the show” from now on. 
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Callie Khouri Backs Writers Guild of America West President David Goodman

Oscar-winning screenwriter Callie Khouri has issued a strong endorsement for David Goodman for re-election as president of the Writers Guild of America West. “I have been a member of the WGA for twenty-nine years,” Khouri said in a email to members. “I’ve seen us win some and lose some. But after all these years I […]

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‘Hobbs & Shaw’ China Box Office Overtakes North America Gross in Second Weekend

“Hobbs & Shaw” dropped a gear or two in its second weekend on release in Chinese theaters. The “Fast & Furious” franchise spinoff nevertheless remained in pole position ahead of a largely unchanged chasing pack at the Chinese box office. According to data from distribution and exhibition consultancy Artisan Gateway, “Hobbs” scored $ 26.3 million on […]

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Rare total solar eclipse thrills thousands in South America

Thousands of people have watched a total solar eclipse as it crossed over Chile and Argentina.
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Wrangler Introduces Rooted Collection Sourced, Created in America

Wrangler is expanding its sustainability efforts with the launch of its new Rooted Collection.
The Greensboro, N.C.-based brand is working with local farmers to create the line of jeans and T-shirts from cotton that has been grown, milled, cut and sewn in the U.S.
The Rooted Collection features five state-specific pairs of men’s jeans: the Alabama Jean, the Georgia Jean, the North Carolina Jean, the Tennessee Jean and the Texas Jean. The cotton used for each is sourced from a family farm in each state. The design, trim and patch details of each style are unique and feature the state’s silhouette and other embellishments. The collection will also include two T-shirt designs for each state, as well as two national designs.
“Connection to community and taking care of land are hallmarks of Western culture,” said Tom Waldron, president of Wrangler. “The Wrangler Rooted Collection reflects our commitment to strengthening local communities and supporting U.S. farmers. Equally important, the introduction of this collection aligns with our goal to continually improve the environmental performance and traceability of our products.”
The family farms supplying cotton for the Rooted Collection are the first five growers identified within the Wrangler Science and Conservation program, which “advocates for land stewardship

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A Walk In the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

A Walk In the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail


The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in Americamajestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If youre going to take a hike, its probably the place to go. And Bill Bryson is surely the most entertaining guide youll find. He introduces us to the history and ecology of the trail and to some of the other hardy (or just foolhardy) folks he meets along the wayand a couple of bears. Already a classic, A Walk in the Woods will make you long for the great outdoors (or at least a comfortable chair to sit and read in).
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Now that people are (mostly) over Batman and Superman, all eyes are once again being cast towards Marvel. Take it away, heroes! The post Cape Watch: Captain America Clips! Get Your Captain America Clips Here! appeared first on WIRED.
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Debate: Is Todd McLellan best choice to coach Team North America?

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The 10 Best Beaches to Have Sex on in America

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Amerika? America!: From Immigration to Espionage

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This memoir was vetted by the CIA.”February 12, 2010: CIA Declassifies History of the Glomar Explorer”Interested in a first-hand account of Project Azorian? We have it! The story of how naval engineer Manfred Krutein assisted the CIA in raising a sunken Soviet submarine from the ocean floor, including orchestrating the “Hughes Glomar Explorer” ocean mining cover story for this secret project is told with breathtaking immediacy in his diary entries, which are interspersed with wife Eva’s third memoir of the Krutein family saga of emigration from Germany to Chile to the U.S.Eva Krutein – refugee, wife, mother, musician, community leader, writer – confronts every crisis in life with courage, honesty and good humor. Vol.1, “Eva’s War” takes place in Europe, as Eva and her infant daughter flee westward from Danzig in January, 1945. Vol.2, “Paradise Found, and Lost” tells how the growing family emigrates to Chile, lives and thrives there for nine years, and then decides to move again, to the USA. “Amerika? America!” is a story of rough beginnings, with gradual and sometimes comical adaptations to strangeness – it is California in the 1960s! – with five teenagers. Suddenly Eva’s narrative is interrupted by the voice of her husband, Manfred. His secret diary is quoted at length, revealing how his “ocean mining” assignment for Howard Hughes and the Glomar Explorer is really complex and extended cover for a secret spy project: raising a lost Soviet submarine from the floor of the Pacific. Eva and her family know nothing of this secret for years. The story tells of family tensions and growth to maturity, music and travel, especially to Hawaii, Iceland and back to Danzig [now Gdansk]. Told with compassion and honesty, the Krutien memoirs strengthen our feelings of worldwide human solidarity.”Another colorful, heart-warming tale of the Krutein family’s life adventures – this one addresses immigration to Amerika and the process of becoming American. It’s a wonderful book!” -Dr. G

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Fascinating Facts You Never Knew About Miss America 2016, Betty Cantrell

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Jay Z Sings Along To Beyoncé During Her Made In America Show Because That’s What Love Is

Just when you thought Beyoncé and Jay Z’s love couldn’t get any sweeter, it does. 

The superstar performed at her husband’s Made in America Festival on the Rocky Stage in front of a sold-out crowd on Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway Saturday. In a sea of 80,000 people, one person stood out: Jay Z.

The rapper was spotted by other concertgoers wearing a hooded sweatshirt and singing along as his wife slayed on stage

Sigh. Bey and Jay forever. <3 

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Twelve-tone Music in America

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Trump: ‘Making America Hate Again!’

Trump’s official campaign slogan is “Make America Great Again!” Perhaps he should change it to the headline above.

The Huffington Post has made an editorial decision to put Trump articles in the Entertainment section instead of the political section. This seemed like a good idea at the time.

Admittedly he is the class clown — and the schoolyard bully. Oddly, also the teacher’s pet. But his toxic mix of egotism, cynicism and racism simply isn’t entertaining. It is, however, still a spectacle.

His now infamous tirade about Mexicans being criminals and rapists is well-known.

Recently two cowardly young thugs in Boston allegedly urinated on and used a metal pole to beat a 58-year-old sleeping Hispanic homeless man, fracturing his nose and causing other serious injuries. One of them reportedly told the police “Donald Trump was right, all of these illegals need to be deported.” (Apparently, the two assailants checked his immigration status before brutalizing him.) A news person asked Trump for his reaction, and Trump reportedly said “That would be a shame” adding this remarkable statement, “I will say, the people that are following me are very passionate. They love this country. They want this country to be great again. But they are very passionate. I will say that.”

His supporters chanted “USA! USA! USA!” when some protesters were thrown out of a Trump event in Phoenix — as if they were cheering at Wrestlemania.

This week at a press conference in Iowa, several times Trump ordered Univision anchorman Jorge Ramos, a respected journalist and an American citizen, to “Sit down,” as if Ramos were a dog being ordered by his unkind master to “Sit.” Trump also added to “Go back to Univision.” Then Trump nodded at one of his security guards who escorted Ramos out of the room.

In the hallway, a Trump supporter further humiliated Ramos telling him “Get out of my country.” Ramos responded with restraint, class, and dignity.

The delusional Donald has often claims that he will win the “Hispanic” vote. This assertion might be just another Trump empty promise. A recent Gallop Poll shows among Hispanic voters, he has the highest disapproval rate (65 percent) of any GOP candidate.

Apparently he is looking to carry Asian vote as well. Here’s Trump mocking them and doing a racially stereotypical impersonation of “these people”:

While Trump may not carry Latinos or Asians, he will likely carry the racists’ vote. It isn’t surprising that Trump is receiving endorsements from white supremacy groups and neo-Nazis. David Duke, former grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, has reportedly called Trump the best of the GOP candidates.

In an interview with Bloomberg’s Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, Trump reportedly said “I don’t need his endorsement; I certainly wouldn’t want his endorsement” and added “I don’t need anyone’s endorsement.” When asked if he would repudiate the endorsement, Trump is quoted as saying “Sure, I would if that would make you feel better.”

That doesn’t make me feel any better.

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The Best of Enemies, an Oscar-worthy documentary on a handful of screens across America.

By Nicholas F. Benton

The Best of Enemies, an Oscar-worthy documentary on a handful of screens across America now but guaranteed to be a first-rate resource when it hits the Internet for many a moon to come, chronicles the 10 extraordinary, unscripted, live head-to-head TV throw-downs in the Summer of 1968 pitting two of the nation’s premiere intellectuals, William F. Buckley Jr. and Gore Vidal, against each other.

Aimed at spicing up ABC’s coverage of the Republican and Democratic national conventions that summer, the debates were a nationwide sensation because of how the sparks flew between these two men whose faces came within inches of each other and who genuinely hated each other. Not like the canned, insufferably boring exchanges between nominal adversaries swimming in the same big punchbowl of national politics and the major media these days, those exchanges in 1968 were raw, savage and produced, unexpected results, to say the least.

But as commendable as the Morgan Neville and Robert Gordon excellent and timely documentary is, the seminal importance of the Buckley-Vidal encounters (they were more encounters than debates) was missed in their presentation and in almost every review of the film to date.

The encounters represented an historical singularity, a single inflection point that tipped the national consciousness during that hot and intemperate August between the GOP conclave in Miami at the beginning of the month and the anti-war riots and police riot-filled Democratic one in Chicago at the end of the month.

First of all, they were not composed of equals, Buckley on the right and Vidal on the left. Buckley had behind him the full power of the nation’s entire military and industrial establishment, the scions prosecuting the Vietnam War who, as instinctively if not actually most Americans sensed were responsible for the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy just months earlier, and for that matter, before that, of John F. Kennedy and Malcolm X.

Vidal was a fitting adversary, but Buckley agreed to him because he thought he could eat him alive by his usual sophistic debating tactics that made watching his “Firing Line” TV show like watching fish being shot in a barrel.

Vidal was vulnerable in Buckley’s eyes because he was a semi-closeted gay man, intellectually talented but, so Buckley thought, no match for the kind of erudite stabs and cuts that Buckley’s superior mental and verbal rapier skills would bring into play.

Vidal, in my view one of the most under-appreciated figures in U.S. history, presented himself on the set with the eyes and body language of a lonely but brave and happy warrior, with really no one willing to back him up, a Gary Cooper in High Noon-ish type of figure.

This was no debate of equals, this was David versus Goliath if ever there was one.
Appreciating this makes what then happened so much more delightful and important, because Gore Vidal almost literally “tore Bill Buckley a new one.”

Vidal was relentless in taking the fight to his enemy, catching Buckley in contradictions by having researched and quoting from his works, and with highly-charged verbal assaults. Buckley was on the defensive but fought back with his legendary skills of repartee.

But then it got to the ninth encounter, on the eve of the final day of the Democratic convention in Chicago, on Aug. 28, as outside police were smashing anti-war demonstrator heads with billy clubs.

Vidal scored his coup de grace by calling Buckley a “crypto-Nazi.” The close-up of Buckley’s contorted, enraged face at that moment, as he leaned toward Vidal, was like a nasty close-up of the Alien in one of those movies. He snarled, “Now you listen, you queer, stop calling me a crypto-Nazi or I’ll sock you in your goddamn face and you’ll stay plastered.”

That was it. Vidal sank back in his chair with a slight smile. He’d won. Such filthy language was never spoken on TV in that era. Buckley was exposed and crushed.

Millions of Americans attracted to the high-brow nature of this fight subsequently felt permitted to come out against the Vietnam War, generating new waves of mainstream activism that eventually sealed its fate.

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Uniqlo Founder Tadashi Yanai Sends a Message to America

UNIQLO’S AMERICAN DREAM: Presidential candidates aren’t the only ones trying to relay more of a true-blue everyman spirit. Uniqlo founder, chairman and chief executive officer Tadashi Yanai is the latest top brass executive to pen a personal letter as an ad to customers. The black and white two-page spread in the Aug. 6 edition of last week’s New York Times was noticeably starker than the brand’s vibrant colorful campaigns in the past. Save for the red “Dear America” intro, Yanai’s words were colorless, but aimed to convey a warmth just the same. “This country is a place where, if you have something great to offer, you will be embraced. I believed that in 1984 when I opened the first Uniqlo store in Japan with the dream of one day bringing my new idea to the United States.”
Aiming to hit $ 250 million in global sales by 2020, Yanai literally spelled out a few new initiatives including the openings of stores in Boston, Chicago and Seattle. He also explained the company’s name as an abbreviation for Unique Clothing Warehouse, and noted that LifeWear is simple apparel with a not so simple purpose: To make your life better. While not in Yanai’s words, the

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Paul Griffin, president of Ted Baker London’s North American retail division, has exited the company after 16 years.
A spokesman for the U.K.-based brand said Griffin is “taking a new role in a different company.”
Ted Baker said “the three most senior members of the executive leadership team are already in place covering the retail landscape in America,” and these executives will take over Griffin’s responsibilities. The spokesman said they will report to the global retail director in the U.K.
“We wish Paul all the best as he seeks a new challenge, but this obviously creates a great opportunity for the senior leadership team, who have worked tirelessly over the years to take the brand to the next level as we continue our growth across all our business channels,” said Ray Kelvin, chief executive officer and founder of Ted Baker.
Griffin has been president of North American retail for five months. Before that, he was executive vice president of North American retail for 13 years. He started his career with the company in the U.K. as a regional manager in 1999.
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Setting the Record Straight: The Nutcracker Comes to America

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The clichéd rivalry between the East and West Coasts of the United States confounds those of us who grew up in distant lands. When it comes to ballet, in particular, many American balletomanes appear oblivious to the bustle outside the precincts of New York City.

On the subject of The Nutcracker, for example, many subscribe to the myth that George Balanchine’s 1954 reinvention of the Russian classic for New York City Ballet “sparked an American holiday tradition” — in the words of Laura Jacobs, who penned a fascinating exploration of Balanchine’s Nutcracker for Vanity Fair, even as she played fast and loose with the essential detail of the ballet’s arrival on American shores.

Other scholars – like Jennifer Fisher, who wrote a sociological meditation on the industry that now props up most American ballet companies (Nutcracker Nation) – identify Willam Christensen’s 1944 production for San Francisco Ballet as the first full-length American production, whose enormous popularity astonished even its creator.

And now a captivating children’s book arrives to set the record straight for the younger generation.

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In The Nutcracker Comes to America, author Chris Barton introduces us to the remarkable Christensen brothers, Willam, Harold and Lew, whose “dance-loving, violin-playing grandfather” emigrated from Denmark and settled in Utah. We follow the young men’s zigzagging journeys from the ballet studio to vaudeville stages across the country, to New York to dance for the greats like Balanchine and Fokine, and into the army, against the backdrop of World War II.

Lew, the most naturally gifted of the three, became the first homegrown American danseur noble, and a choreographer of some repute. For Lincoln Kirstein’s Ballet Caravan, he created Filling Station, a comic slice of Americana set in a gas station populated with “truckers, a gangster, a state trooper, and a little girl who really needed to use the restroom.”

The restless Christensens couldn’t seem to stay put. Which turned out to be providential for American ballet, especially on the West Coast. Willam brought ballet to Portland, Oregon, and later established the formidable Salt Lake City company that would be known as Ballet West. In between, there was San Francisco, where he and Harold spun off the ballet troupe from the opera company, while Lew “traded in his ballet shoes for army boots.”

It was during wartime America, when many dancers were off fighting and money was especially scarce, that Willam needed a big hit “to keep ballet alive in San Francisco.” He loved the great Russian classics and though he’d never seen them performed – at least not in their entirety – he would research them painstakingly. As part of his research for The Nutcracker, he cornered Balanchine and Alexandra Danilova and had them recount for him as much of the detail of the Petipa production as they could recall from their own experience dancing in it.

The Christensens’ peregrinations, and the delightful goings-on onstage and backstage during the first Nutcracker, are illuminated in the arresting illustrations by Cathy Gendron – multiple coatings of thin oil glaze meticulously layered over pencil drawings on gesso, then lightly textured, as if burnished by steel wool. The colors glow softly on the page, and the whimsical yet realistic figures convey energy and emotion that will intrigue adults as much as children.

Ballet to the People‘s favorite drawing is of Lew Christensen on a New York City sidewalk, still in his army uniform, having just returned from wartime service. He is looking wistfully through the windows of a ballet studio while class is in session. The narrative reads: “[Y]ears in the army had done a number on his body. He couldn’t dance like he’d danced before.”

Lew would eventually bring the Balanchine technique and style to San Francisco Ballet in the early 1950’s, when he took over the company reins after Willam moved to Salt Lake City.

Don’t be misled by the book title. This is much more than the story of the transplanting of a famous Russian ballet. And not just a book for little girls who dream of dancing in tutus and pink satin pointe shoes.

This is a real-life adventure story about “a trio of small-town Utah boys” with grit and talent, who bucked stereotypes, endured failures and persevered, and who individually and together enriched the cultural life of America.

For older readers and adults (and dance writers keen to fill in the gaps in their historical knowledge), Barton provides a more detailed timeline at the end of the book, including some marvelous vintage photos.

Throughout the children’s tale and the more grown-up addendum, a light wit prevails, and there is much to read between the lines. About the 1892 premiere of The Nutcracker at the Mariinsky Theatre, Barton comments laconically, “It does not catch on.” And those who are familiar with the hard business of ballet know that it was the Christensens’ sheer determination that kept San Francisco Ballet afloat for decades.

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English critic Richard Buckle famously groused that every Christmas brings us “one more Nutcracker closer to death.”

Yet across America, spurred by the early Christensen and Balanchine productions, and by the popularity of the brilliantly animated ‘Nutcracker Suite’ in Disney’s Fantasia, the ballet has become a hallowed ritual — not just for audiences, but for the legions of young performers who grow up through the ranks of mice, soldiers, Mother Ginger’s children, candy canes, snowflakes, waltzing flowers, and Russian acrobats, their eyes on the prize: the Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier.

So many of those young dancers in training are unaware of the colorful history behind this tradition. Barton and Gendron’s new book does its bit to fill that gap, with charm and wisdom.

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Baby Girl Names: The Most Popular Baby Girl Names in America from 1900 to Present

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Observing America: The Commentary of British Visitors to the United States, 1890-1950

Observing America: The Commentary of British Visitors to the United States, 1890-1950


Beginning with Alexis de Tocqueville and Frances Trollope, visitors to America have written some of the most penetrating and, occasionally, scathing commentaries on U.S. politics and culture. Observing America focuses on four of the most insightful British commentators on America between 1890 and 1950. The colorful journalist W.T. Stead championed Anglo-American unity while plunging into reform efforts in Chicago. The versatile writer H.G. Wells fiercely criticized capitalist America but found reason for hope in the administrations of Theodore Roosevelt and Franklin Roosevelt. G.K. Chesterton, one of England s great men of letters, urged Americans to preserve the vestiges of Jeffersonian democracy that he still discerned in the small towns of the heartland. And the influential political theorist and activist Harold Laski assailed the business ethos that he believed dominated the nation, especially after Franklin Roosevelt s death. Robert Frankel examines the New World experiences of these commentators and the books they wrote about America. He also probes similar writings by other prominent observers from the British Isles, including Beatrice Webb, Rudyard Kipling, and George Bernard Shaw. The result is a book that offers keen insights into America s national identity in a time of vast political and cultural change.

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The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America

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A pocket edition of America''s founding documents.

To encourage people everywhere to better understand and appreciate the principles of government that are set forth in America''s founding documents, the Cato Institute published this pocket edition of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States of America. With more than three million copies in print, this edition''s influence has been observed far and wide. It has been held up by senators at press conferences and by representatives during floor debate; found in federal judicial chambers across the country; appeared at conferences on constitutionalism in Russia, Iraq, and elsewhere; and sold at U.S. Park Service stores, Restoration Hardware, and book stores around the country. It''s a perfect gift for friends and family. Order your copies today!
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Frank Zappa Songs (Music Guide): Absolutely Free (Song), Advance Romance, America Drinks and Goes Home, Are You Hung Up?, a Token of My Extreme, Billy the Mountain, Bobby Brown (Song), Brown Shoes Don’t Make It, Camarillo Brillo, Cheepnis

Frank Zappa Songs (Music Guide): Absolutely Free (Song), Advance Romance, America Drinks and Goes Home, Are You Hung Up?, a Token of My Extreme, Billy the Mountain, Bobby Brown (Song), Brown Shoes Don’t Make It, Camarillo Brillo, Cheepnis


New – Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (music and lyrics not included). Pages: 37. Chapters: Absolutely Free (song), Advance Romance, America Drinks and Goes Home, Are You Hung Up?, A Token of My Extreme, Billy the Mountain, Bobby Brown (song), Brown Shoes Don’t Make It, Camarillo Brillo, Cheepnis, Cocaine Decisions, Cosmik Debris, Dancin’ Fool, Disco Boy, Don’t Eat the Yellow Snow Suite, Du

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Pink and Blue: Telling the Boys from the Girls in America

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‘Every Last Child,’ or Ways to Mistrust America

Thankfully, we have documentaries, such as Every Last Child, to open a window on what’s going on in the world, beyond Kardashians and Cait Jenner. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any nastier out there, here’s a movie about the drive to eradicate polio in Pakistan, home to the planet’s most cases — and lo, the Taliban issues a ban against the vaccination program, gunning down health workers.

Admittedly grim, the film is compelling because documentarian Tom Roberts, a sophisticated craftsman, plays the story for suspense: Will the medical personnel striving to stamp out polio succeed in the face of the Taliban’s murderous opposition? Roberts infuses his account with human interest by focusing on the dramas of several individuals affected by Pakistan’s current polio crisis. And, in infiltrating Karachi’s gathering places — at what feels like considerable risk — Roberts really gets the story’s full dimensions by presenting the side of the anti-vaccinators.

Everyone has their reasons, as Renoir has famously remarked. And though the Taliban’s actions are beyond despicable, in this film, their muddled reasons become somewhat understandable. Not only do they implicate America in this health crisis — they bring into sharp focus the double-edged role and image of this country across the world.

The human interest stories Roberts teases out spotlight the daily travails of a badly crippled beggar, struck by polio in childhood and painfully navigating the streets on a hand-wheeled bike (by film’s end, mercifully, he receives a new motorized one), a devastated father whose toddler gets fitted for leg braces, and a family struggling to come to terms with two women relatives who were shot by the Taliban for distributing drops to immunize the country’s children.

At the center of the crisis is a medical specialist from the World Health Organization, confounded at finding himself in the crosshairs of politics, bloodshed and misinformation designed to frighten the masses (such as Taliban propaganda labeling the vaccine a sinister conspiracy by the West that could cause, among other afflictions, impotence).

Child gives human contours to a country little understood in the West. The words of Habib Mehsud, the crippled beggar reflecting on his fate could be something out of Tolstoy in his Christian phase.

And lenser Ali Faisal Zaidi hauntingly captures dusty playing fields, colorful fabrics, watery byways and the beautiful faces of the country’s at-risk children. In its portrait of human forbearance Child resembles The Salt of the Earth, a must-see doc, currently in theaters, about the great humanist photographer Sebastaio Salgado.

The most illuminating takeaway from Child, however, might be the suspicion in many quarters of anything with an American or a Western imprimatur, even a vaccine to prevent polio. As one Pakistani remarks in a café: How can you trust a country that one moment dispenses medicine, and the next kills our people with drones?

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America Is Brutal And Meek Mill Is A Hero

Meek Mill leans forward into the glow of his computer screen, his expression unreadable behind a pair of gold sunglasses. It’s April, well after two in the morning, and we’re packed into a narrow recording studio in Burbank, California, the same studio where the 28-year-old rapper from Philadelphia has spent most other nights this year.

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Zigzag Journeys In The Western States Of America, Etc.

Zigzag Journeys In The Western States Of America, Etc.


Title: Zigzag Journeys in the Western States of America, etc.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world''s largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC.The HISTORY OF TRAVEL collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. This collection contains personal narratives, travel guides and documentary accounts by Victorian travelers, male and female. Also included are pamphlets, travel guides, and personal narratives of trips to and around the Americas, the Indies, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification:++++<Source Library> British Library<Contributors> Butterworth, Hezekiah; <Original Pub Date> 1884].<Physical Description> 8o.<Shelfmark> 10413.h.19.
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Report of First Expedition to South America 1913

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This Is What Happens When Presidential Candidates Tinder With America

Let’s make sure we swipe right on the best candidate for the job.

When you think about it, the dynamic between a president and their country is a pretty serious four to eight-year relationship. And America can’t afford to hook up with just anyone. It doesn’t work out well. Sure, Tinder is a visual game, but once somebody swipes right on you, that’s when the test really begins.

So let’s combine the two grossest things in modern America, Tinder and politics, and imagine exactly what kind of conversation the presidential candidates would have with the nation once they got to the swipe right stage of the process.

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“I Have a Dream”: A 50th Year Testament to the March That Changed America, A Southern Christian Leadership Conference Commemorative Photo Journal

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On August 28, 1963, something quite amazing occurred. On the day, one of the largest political rallies ever took place in support of civil and economic rights of African-Americans and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave one of the most stirring speeches in history, when standing in front of the Lincoln Memorial, he delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech.This book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of this address and includes narrative and more than 100 captioned photos of the American Civil Rights movement. The photographs come from Bob Adelman, one of the most notable photographers of this movement. His work has been featured in Time, Newsweek, and the Associated Press. It is authored by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), an organization in which Dr. King served as the first president.
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America Is Owned and Operated by Rich Douchebags

Many years ago, as I sat in the backyard of a comedy condo in Treasure Island Florida, a wild-eyed old hippy, with a broken down boat, suggested I read a book called A People’s History Of The United States by Howard Zinn. It sounded sort of subversive, so it interested me.

I went to the library and tried to track it down. Couldn’t find it. Probably had the title wrong or something. But it stuck in the back of my mind. Then recently, I was watching Tavis Smiley and he mentioned the book and the author. This time I found it and read it. Frankly, every American should read it, or a book like it. Something by Noam Chomsky would be close. In fact, Howard Zinn makes reference to Chomsky’s writing several times in A People’s History Of The United States.

Why is this book so important, you ask. Because it defines, in great detail the fact that this country is and always has been run by a small handful of very rich douchebags!

Now, you might say, “Rich douchebags?” that implies that just being rich makes someone a bad person. That is nothing more than class envy.

Wrong. These people really are douchebags. By almost anybody’s definition, except perhaps their own.

I’m not even going to accuse them of douchebaggery due to the fact that many of these people, including the Founding Fathers, owned slaves. Lets pretend that was just a societal aberration of their time. Like wearing powdered wigs and having syphilis.

So what made and makes the one percent of our population who own 40 percent of the nation’s wealth, so awful?

Well, for one thing, up until the last 80 or 90 years, they routinely ended any labor unrest, such as strikes or sit ins, with armed goons beating and shooting strikers. And these strikers would be people like children, working in coal mines and striking to shorten their 16 hour work days. After beatings and shootings and imprisonment, the bosses, many of whom were great heroes of American industry, like Andrew Carnegie and J.P. Morgan, would make sure that all strike organizers, who survived, would be fired and blacklisted.

In fact, all of the concessions won for labor by unions in the past century, came inch by inch with thousands of casualties along the way. It would be fair to say that the richest people in America were no more enthusiastic about the human rights of their workers than white Southerners were about giving black people their rights, during segregation.

It would also be fair to say that today’s robber barons earn the coveted Douchebag Award for outsourcing labor to sweatshops in the Third World, where the unsafe, inhuman conditions and the child labor of our past, still exist. Nike would be a good example of this, if you need one.
Now, you might say, oh yeah, but when there is a democrat in the White House, like that big Lefty Obama, certainly then things are better for the poor and disenfranchised.

Wrong. One might expect that a community organizer like Obama might cut military spending and beef up social programs benefitting the poor. You know, like he talked about when he was first running for president. Not the case. Our current annual military budget is estimated at $ 581 billion. That is more than the rest of the world combined spends on defense. If that seems absolutely insane, it’s because it is.

Imagine what half of that defense budget could do to improve our public schools, provide health care for the poor and middle class and create job training for people who need it the most.
Obama keeps talking about helping veterans, how about bringing back the G.I. Bill, to provide college educations for all veterans who want one.

As Zinn points out in his book, war has been used all along as a huge money maker and as a diversion for the poor and working classes, to keep them from thinking too much about how they are being treated. Lets all rally around the flag and not think too much about the fact that our boss makes hundreds of times what the average worker earns.

And this constant warfare has made us reviled all over the world. I will end this with a passage from A People’s History Of The United States.

Three years before the terrible events of September 11, 2001, a former lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force, Robert Bowman, who had flown 101 combat missions in Vietnam, and then had become a Catholic Bishop, commented on the terrorist bombings of U.S. Embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. In an article in the National Catholic Reporter he wrote about the roots of terrorism:

We are not hated because we practice democracy, value freedom, or uphold human rights. We are hated because our government denies these things to people in Third World countries whose resources are coveted by multinational corporations. That hatred we have sown has come back to haunt us in the form of terrorism…. Instead of sending our sons and daughters around the world to kill Arabs so we can have the oil under their sand, we should send them to rebuild their infrastructure, supply clean water, and feed starving children…

In short, we should do good instead of evil. Who would try to stop us? Who would hate us? Who would want to bomb us? That is the truth the American people need to hear.

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The Traveler's Atlas: North America: A Guide to the Places You Must See in Your Lifetime

The Traveler's Atlas: North America: A Guide to the Places You Must See in Your Lifetime


Travel-wise North Americans know that many of the world''s great tourist destinations are relatively close to home. This handsome photo-filled and information-packed book describes 50 exceptional North American sites both on and off the beaten track. From Canada''s majestic Banff National Park to Louisiana''s atmospheric Bayou Country, readers will find evocative descriptions, practical vacation-planning advice, and breathtaking color photos that capture the distinctive ambiance of each place. Just a few of the 50 travel sites covered are– Old Quebec City Mt. McKinley and Denali National Park, Alaska, by plane Giant Redwoods of Northern California Newfoundland and Labrador Niagara Falls in Ontario and New York State Yosemite National Park Manhattan and its fabled Skyline Historic Santa Fe . . . and many, many more Here''s a beautiful volume that will appeal both to active, traveling vacationers and armchair travelers who savor the simple pleasure of opening and enjoying a beautiful book. Approximately 500 stunning color photos and illustrations.
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On August 28, 1963, something quite amazing occurred. On the day, one of the largest political rallies ever took place in support of civil and economic rights of African-Americans and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave one of the most stirring speeches in history, when standing in front of the Lincoln Memorial, he delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech.This book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of this address and includes narrative and more than 100 captioned photos of the American Civil Rights movement. The photographs come from Bob Adelman, one of the most notable photographers of this movement. His work has been featured in Time, Newsweek, and the Associated Press. It is authored by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), an organization in which Dr. King served as the first president.
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Why, alone among industrial democracies, does the United States not have national health insurance? While many books have addressed this question, Dead on Arrival is the first to do so based on original archival research for the full sweep of the twentieth century. Drawing on a wide range of political, reform, business, and labor records, Colin Gordon traces a complex and interwoven story of political failure and private response. He examines, in turn, the emergence of private, work-based benefits; the uniquely American pursuit of “social insurance”; the influence of race and gender on the health care debate; and the ongoing confrontation between reformers and powerful economic and health interests. Dead on Arrival stands alone in accounting for the failure of national or universal health policy from the early twentieth century to the present. As importantly, it also suggests how various interests (doctors, hospitals, patients, workers, employers, labor unions, medical reformers, and political parties) confronted the question of health care-as a private responsibility, as a job-based benefit, as a political obligation, and as a fundamental right. Using health care as a window onto the logic of American politics and American social provision, Gordon both deepens and informs the contemporary debate. Fluidly written and deftly argued, Dead on Arrival is thus not only a compelling history of the health care quandary but a fascinating exploration of the country’s political economy and political culture through “the American century,” of the role of private interests and private benefits in the shaping of social policy, and, ultimately, of the ways the American welfare state empowers but also imprisons its citizens.

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Unplugged: Reclaiming Our Right To Die In America


Medical technology has helped mankind conquer tuberculosis, polio, and countless other once certain-death diseases. It has given us hope against cancer and AIDS, allowed heart and brain surgeries that have saved untold numbers of lives, and delivered us from the pain and crippling legacy of injury. Medical technology, it seems, is a never-ending string of miracles.

But it is also a double-edged sword. More often than not, death today happens because of a decision to stop doing something, or to not do it at all. As the tragic life and death of Terri Schiavo so poignantly illustrated, universal definitions of life, death, nature, and many other concepts are elusive at best. Unplugged addresses the fundamental questions of the right-to-die debate, and discusses how the medical advances that bring so much hope and healing have also helped to create today''s dilemma.

This compelling book explores recent high-profile cases, including that of Mrs. Schiavo, and illuminates the complex legal, ethical, medical, and deeply personal issues of a debate that ultimately affects us all. Compassionate and beautifully written, the book helps readers understand the implications of current laws and proposed legislation, various medical options (including hospice), and the typical end-of-life decisions we all must face in order to make informed decisions for ourselves and our loved ones.

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Discover the best places to see and maybe sleep with a ghost. Stanley Hotel. find out what happened to Author Stephen King during his stay that inspired him to write THE SHINING. and why the hotel has a resident psychic. Battery Carriage House Inn. is haunted by a GENTLEMAN GHOST (who likes to get in bed with female guests) and a TORSO GHOST (a scary-looking ghost in a Civil War uniform who appears at the foot of the bed). St. James Hotel. learn why no one is allowed in Room 18, including why it had to be boarded up and padlocked. Chateau Marmont. is a favorite haunt for celebrities-both alive and dead. .and much more! In addition to detailing paranormal activity, this book discusses the intriguing history of each place and includes lots of photos and visitor information. EDITORIAL REVIEWS “One of the things I really like about Terrance’s book is that it is such an easy read. The tidbits of history keep you turning the pages, and you also learn about the paranormal investigators, who have used a variety of paranormal investigation tools. A Ghost Hunter’s Guide. is one of those books that keeps your imagination wondering what really happened.” -Josh Schubert, USA Travel Magazine “A Ghost Hunter’s Guide. explores the story behind these ghost story settings all throughout the country, from theatres, old factories, asylums, homes prisons, and much more. a must for lovers of the paranormal in America. Highly recommended.” -James A. Cox, Midwest Book Review “.complete directions and site information is provided. Even if you don’t get a chance to visit each of these locations, the stories and the black-and-white photos are fascinating.” -Marcella Gauthier, Escapees Magazine “You don’t have to believe in ghosts to realize that certain places in our national history are haunted with legends and spirits of long ago. Terrance is one of the most schooled experts on paranormal in the United States.” -Rick

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Voltage Valet Electrical Adaptor for use in North, Central, and South America – “A” Plug


PackingLight.com’s job is to outfit the traveler with all of the travel essentials one needs to venture anywhere. Our selection of Voltage Valet adaptors allow you to connect your appliance into the outlets of the world.Plug type “A” in for use in North, Central, and South America where outlets have our American-style configuration. The outlets and the voltage in the western part of the world is often the same as in the United States. There are exceptions however where outlets don’t have the large “hole” for our wider polorized prong on modern-day appliances. The Voltage Valet “A” plug adapts American polorized prongs to use in the other countries of the America’s specified above. The good news is that in most of North, Central, and South America the voltage is 110. Argentina, Brazil, and a few South American countries can have a mixture of 110 or 240 voltage in different establishments. Check our link below to see just what outlets and what voltage you should see in these specific countries in the world. If you have any questions please call us on our toll free number, 1-800-349-0525.We urge visitors to click to our Foreign Electrical page to get more in-depth information on when you need adaptors and converters for travel. Most often we find our customers do not need converters/transformers to bring down the 240 voltage found in foreign countries. The reason is they possess appliances that are already dual voltage with the capability to use anywhere without using converters. That is correct, people with most battery chargers and small travel appliances can check their appliance and discover their appliance has a rating specification that reads “100/240V”–indicating that the appliance is dual voltage and can work on the high 240 voltage abroad. So please check you chargers for MP3 players, digital cameras, razors, camcorders, cell phones, etc. and look for yourself. In addition, check your compact, folding hair dryers, travel curling irons and straighteners, travel steamers, irons, and coffee makers. If they’re built specifically for travel and/or purchased from PackingLight.com, we can save you the cost of buying a converter when you probably don’t need it!NOTE: Some countries use more than one type of outlet and you should carry the appropriate adaptor for each outlet listed. Again, adaptor plugs DO NOT convert electricity – they simply modify foreign outlets.To determine the adaptor plug you need see our link to Voltage Valet’s country list in the Electricity Guide section. http://www.voltagevalet.com/elec_guide.html
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In the wry but affectionate tradition of Bill Bryson, Ciao, America! is a delightful look at America through the eyes of a fiercely funny guest – one of Italy’s favorite authors who spent a year in Washington, D.C.When Beppe Severgnini and his wife rented a creaky house in Georgetown they were determined to see if they could adapt to a full four seasons in a country obsessed with ice cubes, air-conditioning, recliner chairs, and, of all things, after-dinner cappuccinos. From their first encounters with cryptic rental listings to their back-to-Europe yard sale twelve months later, Beppe explores this foreign land with the self-described patience of a mildly inappropriate beachcomber, holding up a mirror to America’s signature manners and mores. Succumbing to his surroundings day by day, he and his wife find themselves developing a taste for Klondike bars and Samuel Adams beer, and even that most peculiar of American institutions – the pancake house. The realtor who waves a perfect bye-bye, the overzealous mattress salesman who bounces from bed to bed, and the plumber named Marx who deals in illegally powerful showerheads are just a few of the better-than-fiction characters the Severgninis encounter while foraging for clues to the real America. A trip to the computer store proves just as revealing as D.C.’s Fourth of July celebration, as do boisterous waiters angling for tips and no-parking signs crammed with a dozen lines of fine print. By the end of his visit, Severgnini has come to grips with life in these United States – and written a charming, laugh-out-loud tribute. From the Hardcover edition.

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Includes Comprehensive Lists of Popular Baby Girl Names in the USA If you have spent time thinking about your baby’s name, you know how difficult it can be to make a decision. Now, for the first time, Jennie Flexser compiles a reference that helps. This book will help you better understand names on your list by providing context and popularity of your names. For example, the most popular name in Alabama from 1996-2006 is Madison – in California, it’s Emily. As for Texas – Ashley is popular. In 1901, Ethel was in the top ten of the most popular names in the entire United States. You may want to ensure that your child has a popular name to "fit in" – or a unique name to "stand out" – in either case, this reference helps you decide the best name for your baby Girl. Topics include: Popular names of the 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s 2000s Popular names by state of birth – from Alaska to Wyoming How names have changed – 1000 popular names from 1900 to 2000.
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Voyages in Print : English Narratives of Travel to America, 1576-1624

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Ohio State Buckeyes Red 1st Down Synthetic Polo Shirt by J. America

Ohio State Buckeyes Red 1st Down Synthetic Polo Shirt by J. America


J. America is known for College Apparel and their new NCAA Golf Shirts are no expectation with moisture wicking ability that keeps you dry and comfortable at the course or any activity you chose. Made from 100% piped polyester mesh this Ohio State Buckeyes 1st Down Golf Shirt comes in team color red with a Regular Fit body that features grey color contrasting piping, a tagless-collar, a three-button placket, and a left chest embroidered Buckeyes logo. 3 Button Placket Made by J. America Clothing Regular Fit Body Made from 100% Performance Polyester Embroidered Buckeyes Graphic Officially Licensed Ohio State College Gear

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Listen Carefully, This Is What Rape Culture Sounds Like In America

Two women just explained the insidious nature of rape culture in under three minutes.

At the 2014 National Poetry Slam in August, spoken word artists Desireé Dallagiacomo and Mwende Katwiwa (a.k.a FreeQuency) performed the poem “American Rape Culture,” and explained how some of the songs we sing along to on the radio are directly contributing to rape culture. The result is a bold poem that reminds us how subtle — and dangerous — misogyny can be when put to a pop song tune.

Dallagiacomo begins the spoken word by pointing out that Robin Thicke sings the line “I know you want it,” 18 times in “Blurred Lines.” Katwiwa adds that in Rick Ross’ “You Ain’t Even Know It” the rapper says, “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it. Took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.” Rape culture has become so mainstream that we hardly bat an eye when music icons sing about it.

“If you take the time on any given day to pay attention, you really start to notice these elements of rape culture permeating almost all areas of American life,” Katwiwa told The Huffington Post. “Many of the examples used in the poem were things Des and I had already heard of or read about prior to sitting to write the piece, but when we did additional research, we were kinda overwhelmed with all the different examples we could have put in our poem.”

Katwiwa’s and Dallagiacomo remind us how intolerable these trends in pop culture are when you consider that nearly one in five women will be raped in their lifetimes. As Katwiwa says in the poem, “Rape no longer only knows closed doors and dark alleyways, it’s assimilated into our daily routine.”

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Pink and Blue: Telling the Boys from the Girls in America

Pink and Blue: Telling the Boys from the Girls in America


Jo Paoletti’s journey through the history of children’s clothing beganwhen she posed the question, "When did we start dressing girls in pink and boysin blue?" She analyzes clothing, photographs, advertising, catalogs, dolls, baby books, mommy blogs and discussion forums, and other popular media to examinethe surprising ebb and flow of gender in American children’s clothing. Topicsaddressed include the decline of the white dress for both boys and girls, theintroduction of rompers in the early 20th century, the gendering of pink and blue, the resurgence of unisex fashions, and the origins of today’s highly gender-specificbaby and toddler clothing.
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Pink And Blue: Telling The Boys From The Girls In America

Pink And Blue: Telling The Boys From The Girls In America


Jo B. Paoletti''s journey through the history of children''s clothing began when she posed the question, When did we start dressing girls in pink and boys in blue? To uncover the answer, she looks at advertising, catalogs, dolls, baby books, mommy blogs and discussion forums, and other popular media to examine the surprising shifts in attitudes toward color as a mark of gender in American children''s clothing. She chronicles the decline of the white dress for both boys and girls, the introduction of rompers in the early 20th century, the gendering of pink and blue, the resurgence of unisex fashions, and the origins of today''s highly gender-specific baby and toddler clothing.
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Mom’s Movie Minute – Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Is Captain America: The Winter Soldier right for your child? Mom’s Movie Minute correspondent Tara McNamara gives her bottom line.
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The Church-State Debate: Religion, Education and the Establishment Clause in Post War America

The Church-State Debate: Religion, Education and the Establishment Clause in Post War America


The Establishment Clause of the First Amendment governs the relationship between the institutions of the church and those of the state; the Supreme Court, as arbiter of the Constitution, has, since 1947, sought to determine where the line between the two should be drawn. This book shows how and why the Court drew the line in particular cases and how and why the lines that were drawn by the Court had an impact on the relationship between institutions of government and the Church, shaping US politics and society. Using the Supreme Court’s cases as a framework, the book shows how the constitutional underpinnings of church-state debates shaped the political, economic, and social debate on the issue, and explores broader debates about religion and American society. This book maintains that the Court cases cannot be understood separately from the context from which they arose and that legal factors are only part of a broader picture for a historical understanding of the Court and Establishment Clause cases.

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Alice Morse Earle and the Domestic History of America

Alice Morse Earle and the Domestic History of America


Author, collector, and historian Alice Morse Earle (1851-1911) was among the most important and prolific writers of her day. Between 1890 and 1904, she produced seventeen books as well as numerous articles, pamphlets, and speeches about the life, manners, customs, and material culture of colonial New England. Earle’s work coincided with a surge of interest in early American history, genealogy, and antique collecting, and more than a century after the publication of her first book, her contributions still resonate with readers interested in the nation’s colonial past. An intensely private woman, Earle lived in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and four children and conducted much of her research either by mail or at the newly established Long Island Historical Society. She began writing on the eve of her fortieth birthday, and the impressive body of scholarship she generated over the next fifteen years stimulated new interest in early American social customs, domestic routines, foodways, clothing, and childrearing patterns. Written in a style calculated to appeal to a wide readership, Earle’s richly illustrated books recorded the intimate details of what she described as colonial “home life.” These works reflected her belief that women had played a key historical role, helping to nurture communities by constructing households that both served and shaped their families. It was a vision that spoke eloquently to her contemporaries, who were busily creating exhibitions of early American life in museums, staging historical pageants and other forms of patriotic celebration, and furnishing their own domestic interiors.

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Herschel Supply Little America Backpacks – Cotton Canvas 10014c-armynavy

Herschel Supply Little America Backpacks – Cotton Canvas 10014c-armynavy

From the Cotton Canvas collection, the Little America Backpack is now available in heavy weight cotton canvas with full grain leather.&nbspIt was inspired by the classic mountaineering bag now you can stay organized while you travel.

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Mirror of Olden Time Border Life, Embracing a History of the Discovery of America; Also History of Virginia and of the Early Settlement of Pennsylvania, to Which Are Added Personal Narratives, with Sketches of Frontier Men, Compiled by J. Pritts.

Mirror of Olden Time Border Life, Embracing a History of the Discovery of America; Also History of Virginia and of the Early Settlement of Pennsylvania, to Which Are Added Personal Narratives, with Sketches of Frontier Men, Compiled by J. Pritts.


bTitle:/b Mirror of olden time Border Life, embracing a history of the discovery of America. also history of Virginia. . History of the early settlement of Pennsylvania. to which are added personal narratives. together with. sketches of frontier men. compiled. by J. Pritts. [Second edition.]br/br/bPublisher:/b British Library, Historical Print Editionsbr/br/The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world’s largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC. br/br/The GENERAL HISTORICAL collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. This varied collection includes material that gives readers a 19th century view of the world. Topics include health, education, economics, agriculture, environment, technology, culture, politics, labour and industry, mining, penal policy, and social order. br/br/++++br/The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: br/++++br/b /b British Librarybr/b /b Pritts, Josephbr/b /b 1849br/b /b 8

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‘The Sisterhood Of The Traveling Pants’ Had Another Reunion To Support America Ferrera

Nothing can keep the “Sisterhood” apart, clearly,

The ladies of “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” reunited on Saturday when Amber Tamblyn, Blake Lively and Alexis Bledel showed up to support their fellow “sister” America Ferrera at her new play, “Lips Together, Teeth Apart.” Tamblyn posted a photo to Instagram of herself with Lively and Bledel at the off-Broadway show with the caption, “Go America! Supporting our girl in her play, Lips Together, Teeth Apart. #sisterhood.” Ferrera then tweeted the photo, thanking her friends for showing up.

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Go America! Supporting our girl in her play, Lips Together, Teeth Apart. #sisterhood

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Tamblyn and Lively also hung out later that night at the opening of artist Travis Louie’s New York show.

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What a wonderful night with @amberrosetamblyn and @travislouie at the opening of his new show in NYC. He is one of my favorite artists and a great father, husband and man! So grateful to know him Ps. Thank you Amber for playing dress up with me #PreserveStyle Who can iSpy the @preserve_us pieces we borrowed?

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The four actresses also reunited last month over brunch, because that’s what true sisters do.

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Brunch with my best bitches. #sisterhood @preserve_us @americaferrera

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While we love seeing the ladies reunite in real life, we’re still hoping for an onscreen reunion. Last year, Ferrera told InTouch that all of them would love to work together again. “I think the four of us only ever think about how we can get back together and make people pay us to be with each other,” Ferrera said.

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Robert Downey Jr. Will Reportedly Star In ‘Captain America 3’

“There’s no plans for an ‘Iron Man 4,'” Robert Downey Jr. told David Letterman during an interview on Oct. 7. “There’s no script for ‘Iron Man 4,’ but they do have a plan, and I think [Marvel is] going to announce it. You know, they’re very secretive about it.” As it turns out, not secret enough: According to Variety, Downey will reprise his role of Tony Stark for “Captain America 3” in a storyline that will pit Stark against Captain America and set off a new wave of Marvel films. Downey’s representatives had no comment on the story when contacted by HuffPost Entertainment.

Having Downey continue his reign as Tony Stark was far from a forgone conclusion. The 49-year-old had only two films left on his current Marvel deal, “Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron” and “Marvel’s The Avengers 3,” and frequently discussed a desire to maybe back away from Iron Man.

“To me, it comes down to what’s the half-life of people enjoying a character?” Downey said to Deadline.com in a recent interview. “It’s different on TV, where you expect the longevity over seasons while movies get a two or three year break. Marvel keeps stepping up its game, and I appreciate the way Kevin Feige and all the creatives there think. They are as in the creative wheelhouse as any great studio has been at any point. So it becomes a matter of, at what point do I cease to be an asset to what they’re doing, and at what point do I feel I am spending so much time either shooting or promoting these films that I’m not actually able to get off the beachhead and do the kind of other stuff that is good for all of us. […] It all has become this thing that has to be figured out. It has come to a head, right now, where the points of departure will be.”

As it turns out, the departure for Downey will be in the character himself. According to Variety, Downey’s starring role in “Captain America 3” will kick off Marvel’s Civil War storyline, which will find Iron Man, as a de facto villain, battling Captain America over the Superhero Registration Act, “which forces anyone with superhuman abilities to reveal their identities to the U.S. government and agree to act as a police force for the authorities.” The ensuing plot from the 2006 comic book connects multiple Marvel characters, including the current Avengers roster, Ant-Man and Luke Cage (as well as members of the “X-Men” and “Fantastic Four” franchises, neither of which are part of Marvel Studios at the moment). Earlier on Monday, Marvel tweeted that Civil War #1 was coming in the summer of 2015, but offered no further information about the comic beyond its artwork — fittingly, a shot of Iron Man and Captain America in the throes of conflict:


Anthony and Joe Russo will return to direct “Captain America 3,” which is due out May 6, 2016. The film was initially set to go against “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice,” but Warner Bros. moved that film to March 25, 2016 in an effort to move away from the Marvel blockbuster. Now that it’s Iron Man vs. Captain America, that date change looks even smarter.

For more on Downey’s “Captain America 3” role and how the negotiations went down, head to Variety.
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King Cotton in Modern America

King Cotton in Modern America


King Cotton in Modern America places the once kingly crop in historical perspective, showing how “cotton culture” was actually part of the larger culture of the United States despite many regarding its cultivation and sources as hopelessly backward. Leaders in the industry, acting through the National Cotton Council, organized the various and often conflicting segments to make the commodity a viable part of the greater American economy. The industry faced new challenges, particularly the rise of foreign competition in production and the increase of man-made fibers in the consumer market.Modernization and efficiency became key elements for cotton planters. The expansion of cotton- growing areas into the Far West after 1945 enabled American growers to compete in the world market. Internal dissension developed between the traditional cotton growing regions in the South and the new areas in the West, particularly over the USDA cotton allotment program. Mechanization had profound social and economic impacts. Through music and literature, and with special emphasis placed on the meaning of cotton to African Americans in the lore of Memphis’s Beale Street, blues music, and African American migration off the land, author D. Clayton Brown carries cotton’s story to the present.

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America The Beautiful Snack Gift Box LG

America The Beautiful Snack Gift Box LG


Our America The Beautiful Gift Box LG Includes: America The Beautiful Gift Box,2 oz planters peanuts,Oreo Cookies,Starburst,Skittles,Plain M & M’s,Peanut M & M’s,Sweet tarts,2 pkg Microwave Movie Butter Popcorn,2 pkg Cracker Jacks,Chex Mix,Cheez-its,Twizzlers, Licorice,Mini chips A Hoy Cookies,I Pledge Allegiance hard cover (Book 60 pgs of inspiration stories of strength, courage and heroism in America)
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Live and Work in America

Live and Work in America


Offers information, useful contacts and web sites regarding traveling around the States. This book shows how to obtain visas, whether for tourism or business, and how to obtain permanent residency, on a number of possible grounds.

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America Unchained

America Unchained


The plan was simple. Go to America. Buy a second-hand car. Drive coast-to-coast without giving any money to The ManT. What could possibly go wrong? Dismayed by the relentless onslaught of faceless American chains muscling in where local businesses had once thrived, Dave Gorman set off on the ultimate American road trip – in search of the true, independent heart of the U S of A. He would eat cherry pie from local diners, re-fuel at dusty gas stations and stock up on supplies from Mom and Pop’s grocery store. At least that was the idea. But when did you last see an independent gas station? Gamely, Dave beds down in a Colorado trailer park, sleeps in an Oregon forest treehouse, and even spends Thanksgiving with a Mexican family in Kansas. But when his road trip mutates into an odyssey of near-epic proportions and he finds himself being threatened at gun point in Mississippi, Dave starts to worry about what’s going to break down next. The car… or him?

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America 2014 Wall Calendar: 9781465008909

America 2014 Wall Calendar: 9781465008909


America-diverse, vast, and blessed with immense beauty. Its towering mountains, broad skies, mighty waters, and emerald forests move Americans to dream big dreams. This calendar is filled with images from across the United States that capture the inspiring beauty of America’s lands. EAN: 9781465008
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