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Discipline problems for the Tide

Player discipline, or lack there of, has become a problem for the Alabama football team. The Crimson Tide faces its fourth run-in with the law this offseason after defensive lineman Jarra...


New book: Guilford County Militia Records, 1806-1854

Genealogical Services gets quite a few new books. Many are specific to one surname or for neighboring states, but every once in a while, I find a real treasure. This week, I found Guilfor...


A Summer’s Tale (Conte d’ete) by Eric Rohmer

    This 1996 film has at last been given a theatrical release in the United States.  It is the third in the series Tales of the Four Seasons by the late, great film director Er...


Sandra Gail Lambert, author

Author Sandra Gail Lambert generously shares with LFF about reading constantly growing up; how she came to feminism; her everyday tenacity; her recent book; advice for aspiring writers a...


Top 10 Box Office Takeaways: 'Dawn' Rises While Limited 'Boyhood' Thrives

With summer grosses in a downward spiral, partly due to the releases' appeal this year but also because of intense World Cup competition, much hope had been extended to this weekend's ope...


Arthouse Audit: Could 'Boyhood' Mark a Turning Point for Distributors?

Richard Linklater's much anticipated "Boyhood" (IFC) debuted to astonishing figures this weekend in its initial five theaters, providing initial proof that the festival and crit...


Postcard from Lisboa, Portugal: Frankly foreign restaurants

We never go long without “foreign” food in San Antonio or when traveling. “Foreign” in this case means not Portuguese. And particularly Italian. This post represen...


Jarran Reed arrested

Alabama football player Jarran Reed was arrested for DUI early Sunday morning, according to Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office. He was being held on a $1,000 bond. More details are ...


North Carolina County of the Week: Gaston County, North Carolina

  This week’s North Carolina County of the Week is Gaston County, North Carolina! This week we’ll highlight the people, history, geography, and natural heritage of this c...


Alabama recruiting update

The SEC Meetings are this week and the season is still seven weeks away, but the Alabama football team already has 19 verbal commitments for the 2015 recruiting class. Here’s a look...



Supermoon

Supermoon to light up sky over GTA Saturday night


The World Needs a Retro Donruss Studio Set

Topps can conjure nostalgia for a wave of collectors just by opening a random file cabinet in its overstuffed HQ and producing a legacy design series like Archives or Heritage. And yet, t...


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princess-peachie: sebadasstian-stan: [x] MAINE COON BABY PARADE



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asshaiishadowbinder: Somewhere George RR Martin is snapping in Z formation.


Tide getting it done in the classroom

There were 86 Alabama athletes  named to the SEC  First-Year Academic Honor Roll, commissioner Mike Slive announced this week. Alabama and South Carolina were the only schools with more t...



Karlovy Vary International Festival Jury Prizes Won by 'Corn Island,' Elle Fanning, Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Doc 'Waiting for August'

The juries for the 49th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (July 4-12) handed out prizes in four competition categories Saturday night.  Organizer Film Servis Fesival Karlovy V...


Best of the Week: The East-Meets-West Canon, Top 10 Box Office Takeaways, Mel Gibson Opens Up at Karlovy Vary & More

The top stories of the week from TOH! Box office: "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" Dominates Weak Friday Box Office, While "Boyhood" Tops Limited Openers Top 10 Box...


'Dawn of Planet of the Apes' Dominates Otherwise Weak Friday Box Office, While 'Boyhood' Tops Limited Openers

"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" (20th Century Fox)  received the best reviews of any studio film so far this summer ("The Lego Movie" remains tops for the y...


Project 562

  Project 562: Changing The Way We See Native America (Phase2) by Matika Wilbur Project 562 will collect photographic stories from citizens of every Tribe in the U.S., resulting in b...



The Most Overlooked Leadership Traits

The Bible is full of leadership traits and characteristics. Many of these are not applied. We all know of countless examples where leaders had a love of money, did not walk in sexual fide...