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Time to embrace the love
As we make our move into November, I look forward to our annual turn toward a little more civility in general. The fact that the General Election is almost behind us is merely a coincidence in this equation -- or is it? But I digress. Traditionally, as we begin our march toward Thanksgiving and the Christmas season, our rhetoric and treatment of one another seems to lighten to a tone one might almost consider somewhat cheerful. ...
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Book Review: 'The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 10/30/14
Until now, the only references to W. Bruce Cameron I had heard were in relation to dogs, between his novels "A Dog's Purpose," "A Dog's Journey" and "The Dogs of Christmas." Others may remember his self-improvement books "8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter" or "8 Simple Rules for Marrying My Daughter." None of these books, however, make me think of lighthearted thrillers set in northern Michigan...
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Music Review: 'Montevallo'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 10/30/14
Try to wrap your mind around this: A college football star quarterback who studied philosophy releasing a country album. Sam Hunt, who played for both Middle Tennessee State University and the University of Alabama at Birmingham before signing briefly with the Kansas City Chiefs as a free agent, just released his debut album, "Montevallo."...
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