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  • Holocaust survivors embrace the next generation of gratitude

    Holocaust survivors embrace the next generation of gratitude
    The intertwined history of the Jewish Reches family of Mount Washington and Greenspring and the Roman Catholic Staszczak-Wrobel family of Poland is extraordinary, and extraordinarily inspiring. When family members recount it at schools, churches,...
  • Bradley Manning no hero; no traitor, either

    The news from a Fort Meade courtroom was mixed, at best. Those expecting Pfc. Bradley Manning to be set free were disappointed. But so were those waiting for him to be marched straight to death row. In her Solomonesque decision, the military judge,...
  • Air Aces: Military Channel’s new series relives great aerial battles

     
    Air Aces: Military Channel puts viewers in the cockpit of the most storied fighter pilots who fought in some of history's most dangerous aerial battles. Premieres Sunday, Aug. 4, with two back-to-back episodes beginning at 9pm ET/PT. Military Channel...
  • Review: 'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters' a heroic effort for demigod

    After a terrific turn in last year's fine indie drama "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," Logan Lerman is back in franchise-land. This time, the engaging young actor reprises his role as earnest demigod (that is, half human-half god) Percy Jackson in the...
  • New 'Captain Phillips' Trailer Shows a Heroic Tom Hanks

    Sony has released a second trailer of a heroic Tom Hanks' "Captain Phillips," two months before its theatrical release on Oct. 11. The trailer starts with both Captain Richard Phillips and the Somali pirates preparing to set out to sea in their...
  • Diane Nelson Leads Superheroes Fight Against Hunger

    Building brand awareness is something with which Diane Nelson, named president of the newly formed DC Entertainment in 2009, is quite familiar, having managed Warner Bros.' highly successful "Harry Potter" franchise. Now, as Nelson figures out how to...
  • My thoughts on others' thoughts

     
    I could devote my column almost entirely to reacting to the columns of others, but I don't know if the bosses would consider this "work." That said... Mary Schmich today: Juiced-up skills still a hard pill to swallow -- We......
  • Film Review: 'Chennai Express'

    The humor is pretty one-note in Rohit Shetty's comedy/romance/actioner "Chennai Express." Cast as a sheltered 40-year-old suddenly thrust into multiple perilous situations, superstar Shah Rukh Khan repeatedly reacts with craven cowardice and flashes of...
  • ‘Forever Evil’: Geoff Johns, David Finch conspire on Crime Syndicate

     
    Superman, Wonder Woman and the rest of the Justice League are out of the picture, and in their place are […]...
  • Howard Finkelstein, chief public defender, Broward County

    Howard Finkelstein, chief public defender, Broward County
    Last week: This week the Palm Beach State Attorney's office joined prosecutors from big cities around the state in creating a DUI diversion program for first time offenders. The participants are punished almost the same as if they received a DUI...
  • Ina Lee, owner, Travelhost Elite of Greater Fort Lauderdale

    Ina Lee, owner, Travelhost Elite of Greater Fort Lauderdale
    Last week: The passing of E. Clay Shaw was sad for our community — not just because he was a great statesman but because he embodied a bygone era when congressional leaders worked for the betterment of the country with a bipartisan spirit rather...