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With humour, hot pre-season start, Lack in mid-season form for formidable … - The Province (blog)


The Province (blog)

With humour, hot pre-season start, Lack in mid-season form for formidable …
The Province (blog)
With humour, hot pre-season start, Lack in mid-season form for formidable Oilers test. October 1, 2014. 3:43 pm • Section: The White Towel. The hilarious Eddie Lack isn’t missing a beat on the ice or in a media scrum. (Getty Images via National Hockey …

Flying Goat Cellars hosts new art installation - Santa Maria Sun

Flying Goat Cellars hosts new art installation
Santa Maria Sun
Flying Goat Cellars is currently hosting a multimedia installation by Santa Barbara artist Angela Valente and poet Bonnie Brecraft. The Sea at 5 a.m. includes mixed media visual art by Valente that accompanies the poetry of Brecraft. A reception event …

Plenty of wry humour on Ben Everyman’s Subourbon - Straight.com


Straight.com

Plenty of wry humour on Ben Everyman’s Subourbon
Straight.com
There’s plenty of wry humour on Subourbon, Ben Everyman’s third release, which gins up his experiment in country-based genre-bending, wherein yodelling rap is just another amusing fact of life. Cleanly produced by Winston Hauschild, the CD shows …

'Best installation on planet' sees leadership change - Theredstonerocket


Theredstonerocket

'Best installation on planet' sees leadership change
Theredstonerocket
Tradition ruled the day Friday when Command Sgt. Maj. Kyle Crump passed on the noncommissioned officers sword that marked a change of responsibility within the Garrison’s leadership ranks. But, true to form, Crump sprinkled in a few jokes to keep the …

Humour appeals must vary in US, Mexico - Warc

Humour appeals must vary in US, Mexico
Warc
“Mexican consumers’ attitudes toward the self-enhancing and self-defeating humour style were significantly higher than those of US consumers, whereas their attitudes toward the affiliative humour style and the aggressive humour style were significantly …

Delfina Delettrez Installation Delights - Women’s Wear Daily

Delfina Delettrez Installation Delights
Women’s Wear Daily
HAND JIVE: Delfina Delettrez is not one to disappoint when it comes to her installations, as each contains a bit of magic. Floating plates? No problem. Outlandish Marie Antoinette-esque wigs? Done. This season she awed with robotic arms that displayed …

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MMI’s Panoramic Installation - Western Queens Gazette

MMI’s Panoramic Installation
Western Queens Gazette
Courtesy of the artist A new panoramic video installation, A Memory of Astoria, by New York-based artist Ezra Wube (b. 1980, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia), opened on September 24 at Museum of the Moving Image, located at 36-01 35th Avenue. The artwork …

Fire/EMS: Controversial Anacostia 5×5 Installation Must Be Removed - Washington City Paper (blog)


Washington City Paper (blog)

Fire/EMS: Controversial Anacostia 5×5 Installation Must Be Removed
Washington City Paper (blog)
The D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department has deemed a controversial city-funded art installation on Good Hope Road SE in Anacostia a fire hazard and requested that it be removed by Friday. “The New Migration,” part of the citywide 5x5 …

6 new AF Material Command units to form installation and mission support center - Air Force Link

6 new AF Material Command units to form installation and mission support center
Air Force Link
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AFNS) — Six Air Force organizations moved under Air Force Materiel Command Oct. 1, in a step toward integrating and forming the foundation of the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center when the center is formally …

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Nobody’s spared Peters’ humour - London Free Press

Nobody’s spared Peters’ humour
London Free Press
Last time in London, he poked fun at Arabs, blacks, Japanese, Indians, English, Americans, men, women, old and young, even a six-month-old baby. Don’t expect anyone to be spared when Russell Peters, arguably one of the world’s funniest men, takes the …

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