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  • ... titles. In think tank terms, that's like the Center for American Progress getting national health care reform through. James and the ... the Greek God of Walks. In addition to James, other key baseball tanks might be said to include: Elias Sports Bureau, Baseball ...
  • <p>What can account for the extraordinary exhibit that Roberta Goldberg sets up every year in her Beverly Hills condo, a Christmas display that would rival Macy's in New York?</p>
  • The epic story of an Olympian who shocked her home country in the midst of the Cold War. ... States. "This was 1956, during the Cold War. We fell in love through discovering that, in spite of having grown in antagonistic ... telling me that I am spending too much time with 'that American' and away from them. "I kept saying, 'I'm sitting here in the ...
  • ... the opportunity to explore it without the distraction of baseball , I stepped up to the plate, as it were. ... and I'm not completely sure why it's not more of an establishing shot cliché for films set in Los Angeles, on par with the ... the hills and valleys there were home to three Mexican- American neighborhoods -- Bishop, La Loma, and Palo Verde -- situated on land ...
  • ... identity in this excerpt from her book "Citizen: An American Lyric." [scald=76704:kl_image_original_context] The ... it is." It is all too exhausting and Serena's exhaustion shows in her playing; she is losing, a set and a game down. Yes, and finally ...
  • For Japanese Americans , baseball played a critical role in shaping an ethnic identity and promoting civil rights. ... or Robinson, served as critical factors shaping Japanese American identity, binding ethnic enclaves across the West Coast, forging ...
  • ... It marked the first time that two professional baseball teams from west of the Mississippi – the Los Angeles Dodgers and ... on, central and eastern European immigrants, the Irish, Jews , and African- Americans utilized the sport for both ends. “Chasing ...
  • Debuting this week is a new television series called " American Horror Story ." The premise is simple: family moves into haunted ... that we have to renovate creaky oddly oozing walls or do an exorcism out of our own pockets is a big "No, thank you." The thought of ...
  • ... deSoto&nbsp;re-imagines the tale through a Native American lens in his&nbsp;visual-audio project, “Carlota.”&nbsp; ... out of love for a young Chemehuevi woman, Carlota --  an incident that resulted in one of the largest and well-known manhunts in ...
  • ... forgotten just how much L.A. represents the quintessential American Dream. Anything is possible. You can be whatever you conceive you ... forget my very first day of work here. Even though it was an edit facility where we were doing post-production work on commercials and ...

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