Category: Life

Red Rocket: Darkly Comedic Character Study of a Charismatic Grifter Living Life on the Bottom — Original Cin – Original Cin

By Karen GordonB-plusEnlivened by a break-out performance by Simon Rex, Red Rocket is a dark comedy about a charismatic. mostly dislikable guy, who is within spitting distance of hitting bottom. It’s the work of writer/director Sean Baker, who’s visited the near-bottom of social strata before with the wonderful The Florida Project, and who delivers here a memorable character…

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Teacher Susan Craver continues COVID recovery: 'There's a reason I'm supposed to be here' – Daily News Journal

Susan Craver wants to return to the classroom.  First, the Oakland High Spanish teacher must complete more therapy after surviving a dangerous journey with COVID-19.Five months in four hospitals, including being in a coma on Christmas Day 2020 and New Year’s Day 2021.Her life depending on a ventilator with a 15% chance of survival.One hundred forty three days of hospital treatment.Two…

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Arviat man loses hands in five-day blizzard survival – NNSL Media

NNSL Media Publisher of seven weekly newspapers and various specialty publications circulated throughout Northwest Territories (Yellowknife) and Nunavut (Iqaluit) Ernie Kiinaalik Eetak can’t wait to get back to Arviat and hunt again, despite losing both hands to frostbite while trapped on the land in a blizzard. Photo courtesy of Ernie Kiinaalik Eetak He lost both…

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Reunited rescue ponies 'living their best life' – Your Horse

AdvertisementAdvertisement31 December 2021by Aimi Clark31 December 2021by Rachael Turner30 December 2021by Rachael TurnerAdvertisement1 January 2022A pair of rescue ponies have been reunited after five years apart and are now “joined at the hip”.Blue Cross ponies Treacle and Candy came to the Blue Cross as part of a large welfare group in 2011.The mares were placed…

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NUKKLEAR and Funcom Bring to Life A New Dune Survival Game – CGMagazine

Today, the teams at NUKKLEAR and Funcom are delighted to announce their partnership on bringing a video game based on Frank Herbert’s novel, Dune. You heard that right! The world of Arrakis will be playable in their next project. To help with NUKKLEAR’s development and production work, the studio was awarded the German Federal Government…

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Crunchfish premieres weekly webinar series on January 7th, 2022 – SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST – PRNewswire

Searching for your content… In-Language News Contact Us 888-776-0942 from 8 AM – 10 PM ET News provided byDec 29, 2021, 04:38 ETShare this articleSTOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Crunchfish AB ("Crunchfish") a listed tech company on Nasdaq First North Growth Market premieres a new webinar series on January 7th, 2022, that will…

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James F. Fries, Who Studied the Good Life and How to Live It, Dies at 83 – The New York Times

AdvertisementSupported byHe showed that while a healthy lifestyle won’t help us live much longer, it can stave off chronic disease and disability until our final years.Send any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.By Clay RisenJames F. Fries majored in philosophy as…

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Love, loss and survival: Becoming a parent during the pandemic – The Independent

Photographer James Clifford Kent explores the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on pregnancy, birth and early parenthoodFind your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profileIzzy at 16 weeks pregnant (left) and her with baby Isla – London, 2021The series features portraits of new and expectant parents from London, accompanied by their testimonies of…

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Last living Nuremberg Trials prosecutor deserves Congressional Gold Medal | TheHill – The Hill

© 1998-2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All Rights Reserved In January 2019, I flew to the Florida Gold Coast with the secretary general of the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) to present Benjamin Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trials prosecutor, with the association’s highest recognition, the Medal of Honour. In my years serving around the globe…

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U.S. Considers Warning Ukraine of a Russian Invasion in Real-Time – The New York Times

AdvertisementSupported byU.S. officials say intelligence sharing is essential to the Ukrainian government’s survival, even as they try to avoid escalating the situation.Send any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.By Helene Cooper and Julian E. BarnesWASHINGTON — The Pentagon is working on…

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