The recent arrest in Israel of eight apocalyptic cult members, who reportedly planned to take their own lives at the millennium or provoke authorities into killing them, revealed that yet an
For 300 years, Christopher Wren's Sheldonian Theater has been the center of ceremonial life at Oxford.
Anyone with first- or even secondhand knowledge of the real-life subject
must have wondered what strain of myopia possessed those producing the
1991 TV miniseries Separate but Equal wh
Enter the glass doors at 222 West 14th Street in New York
City, and the chaos of traffic horns and tire-screeches, jackhammers and
concentrated humanity recedes into a hush.
In October in Las Vegas, Mike Tyson went before the Nevada Athletic
Commission to ask it to reinstate his boxing license, which had been
suspended after Tyson took a bite out of Evander Holyfie
You're familiar, of course, with the Wall Street Journal.
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I think I understand Judge Harvey Sorkow's ruling in the Baby M case.
I'll admit that my realistic chances of becoming President are right down there with Quayle's I.Q.