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The Folger’s Karen Ann Daniels: Reconsidering Shakespeare’s Legacy

“Within the theatre industry itself, and in education, we’ve elevated him as sort of a pinnacle. We have an opportunity to understand why and when we’ve done that—when we’ve done that well, when we’ve done that wrong or we’ve used it to hurt other people.” – American Theatre
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Meet the typical Trader Joe's shopper: a younger, married, college-educated person earning over $80,000

Michael Nagle/Getty Trader Joe's has 530 stores in the US and employs more than 10,000 people. Owned by Aldi, the store's sales are estimated at $13.7 billion per year. Trader Joe's average customer is a married person in an urban area who is 25 to 44 years old and earning $80,000. See more stories on Insider's business page. Trader Joe's is among the largest grocery chains in the US, with annual sales estimated to be nearly $14 billion. The company is privately held a...
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The FBI May Have Phoned In The Whole Kavanaugh Thing — See Also

We've Secretly Replaced Their Normal FBI Investigation With Folger's Crystals: Senator Whitehouse thinks the Kavanaugh investigation that the FBI delivered was fake. Useful Idiots: That's the standard term for a dullard that can easily and willingly be twisted to aid a propaganda operation because they're frankly too stupid to understand what's happening. Enter Rudy Giuliani and OAN. Zooming Is Hard: A rundown of common mishaps in online lawyering. Regulators Mount Up: Attorney licensing is a...
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Folger Shakespeare Library – Director of Programming

An international hub for Shakespeare scholarship and the study of the early modern period, the Folger Shakespeare Library (Folger) connects the 21st century with William Shakespeare’s work, ideas, and times in which he lived. The Folger is dedicated to cultivating new audiences for a new world, with a renewed and revitalized commitment to connecting Shakespeare’s stories to the world so that all visitors will find their stories reflected. The Folger creates lovers of Shakespeare and the humaniti...
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Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 5 Recap: Justice Never Boarded

Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 5 Recap: Justice Never Boarded In the fifth episode of TNT’s Snowpiercer, tensions between Third Class and First Class are boiling as Melanie stages the trial of the Snowpiercer killer. Third Class threatens a work stoppage, demanding representation on the jury, and Melanie makes a fateful decision about which side to favor. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'...
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Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 4 Recap: Without Their Maker

Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 4 Recap: Without Their Maker In the fourth episode of TNT’s Snowpiercer, a shocking twist in the murder investigation brings Layton and Till’s manhunt to a cat-and-mouse climax, but Layton is getting too close to Melanie’s big secret, which may prove the most dangerous game of all. Failure Jinju narrates the episode as she talks about humans adapting and how Snowpiercer itself is an adaptation as Mr. Wilford “dusted off his trainset” while the other mega-rich h...
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Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 3 Recap: Access Is Power

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 3 Recap: Access Is Power In the third episode of TNT’s Snowpiercer, Layton descends into Snowpiercer’s black market with Till, searching for both the killer and valuable commodity for his revolution. Meanwhile, Melanie stages a prize fight to distract the passengers from mounting class tension. Distraction The episode begins with Dr. Klimpt narrating, discussing how in Snowpiercer, access is power, and how the privileged are able to trade fo...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, TNT, Snowpiercer, Joe, Grey, TV Recap, Ruth, Miles, Ben, Roche, Melanie, Nikki, LAYTON, Shawn


Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 2 Recap: Prepare to Brace

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Snowpiercer Season 1 Episode 2 Recap: Prepare to Brace In the second episode of TNT’s Snowpiercer, Layton (Daveed Diggs) uses his new position as train detective to investigate the murder while gathering intel for the revolution on the side. Meanwhile, Melanie (Jennifer Connelly) faces a resource crisis, with potentially drastic consequences for the entire train. Keep Your Promise Josie (Katie McGuinness) narrates this week’s episode, sharing that the Tail section has s...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, TNT, Snowpiercer, Recap, Edward, TV Recap, Ruth, Miles, Carter, Ben, Melanie, Nikki, LAYTON, Shawn


Snowpiercer Series Premiere Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Snowpiercer Series Premiere Recap TNT’s Snowpiercer series adaptation, created by Graeme Manson and based on Bong Joon Ho’s critically acclaimed movie as well as the graphic novel series that inspired it all, introduces a new post-apocalyptic tale centering on the last remnants of humanity on earth, trapped together on a speeding train that roams across a dead, icy world. In the midst of an impending revolution planned by those forced to suffer as they struggle to survive,...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, TNT, Snowpiercer, Recap, TV Recap, Ruth, Miles, Ivan, Roche, Melanie, Nikki, LAYTON, Shawn, Josie


Stock Up Price on Folger’s Classic Roast Coffee Pods (54-Pack) $19.99 (Reg. $39.99) at Best Buy!

  Pick up some coffee at Best Buy! Get Folger’s Classic Roast Coffee Pods (54-Pack) for only $19.99 (Reg.$39.99) Free Shipping $35+ or Free Store pickup.     For Even More Awesome Online Deals Read more about Stock Up Price on Folger’s Classic Roast Coffee Pods (54-Pack) $19.99 (Reg. $39.99) at Best Buy!
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Folger dropped for 2020 as there was "no consensus" at Yamaha

Lin Jarvis says there was no "consensus" within Yamaha that continuing with Jonas Folger as its MotoGP test rider was the "right solution", despite Folger's claims he had a contract
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8 thoughtful tips if you’re hosting kids with special needs for the holidays

Nothing gets me emotional quite like the Folger’s coffee holiday commercial, with the sentimental mother-son reunion at 5:30 AM over a cup of coffee. (I’m not joking, I cry every time.) But that’s not quite most people’s reality when we travel to visit family — especially if like me, you have a child with autism […]
Tags: Parenting, Holidays, Shopping, Special Needs, Columns, Family Travel, Family Activities, Folger, Thinking : Parent, Tips + Tricks, Parenting Tools


March 18: Folger Library pop-up exhibit of caricature and cartoons

The Folger on Capitol Hill has a pop-up exhibition next Monday, March 18, 2019, from 1:00-4:00 pm in the Board Room. "A scribbled form drawn with a pen upon a parchment" will present a selection of Shakespeare-themed caricatures and political cartoons from the Folger collection, poking fun at everyone from King George III to Henry Irving.   [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Capitol Hill, George III, Henry Irving, Mike Rhode, Folger, Folger Library


Can we overcome the psychosis in our society and come to "really see?"

Tim Folger writes in the forward to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018 about the corruption of speech in our national conversations facilitated by cable news and social media. Mr. Folger points out that this corruption was foretold by George Orwell in his novel 1984 when he coined the term "Newspeak." This idea of the creation of propaganizing memes is at the heart of what is being called in the Trumpian age, "fake news.""Early in 2017, for some strange reason, George Orwell’s Nin...
Tags: Health, Amazon, Department Of Defense, George Orwell, Infertility, Orwell, Oceania, Marianne Williamson, David G Markham, Folger, Tim Folger, Ministry of Peace Oceania, Kean Sam


"Payless Opened a Fake Luxury Store, ‘Palessi,’ to See How Much People Would Pay for $20 Shoes."

Ad Week reports:[Payless]... invited groups of influencers to the grand opening of “Palessi” and asked their opinions on the “designer” wares. Party goers, having no idea they were looking at discount staples from the mall scene, said they’d pay hundreds of dollars for the stylish shoes, praising the look, materials and workmanship. Top offer: $640, which translates to an 1,800 percent markup, and Palessi sold about $3,000 worth of product in the first few hours of the stunt.Payless, or “Palessi...
Tags: Coffee, Shopping, Law, Advertising, Shoes, Party, Trump, Payless, Ann Althouse, Folger, Palessi


Tita Chico's Playlist for Her Book "The Experimental Imagination"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Tita Chico's The Experimental Imagination is an illuminating examination of teh relationship between literature and science in the British Enlightenment. Jonathan Kramnick wrote of...
Tags: Music, UK, Congress, Navy, California, Jay Z, China, US, David, David Bowie, Argentina, States, Francis Bacon, Giants, British Library, Dolby


Yamaha hands 2017 Tech3 MotoGP rider Folger test rider role for '19

Yamaha MotoGP team director Massimo Meregalli has confirmed Jonas Folger will join the manufacturer as a test rider for the 2019 season
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Valentino Rossi's podium helped by studying Folger's '17 German GP

Valentino Rossi says he "studied everything" about former Tech 3 Yamaha MotoGP rider Jonas Folger's runner-up finish in the 2017 German Grand Prix in order to finish second in '18
Tags: Tech, Sport, MotoGP, Valentino Rossi, Yamaha, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport


Sidelined Folger completes first test since 2017 Aragon MotoGP race

Sidelined MotoGP rider Jonas Folger has made his first outing on grand prix machinery since he stopped racing last year in a test with the Kalex Moto2 team
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Celebrating 50 Years of Cobra Jets at the 24th Annual Carlisle All-Ford Nationals

Ford’s Mustang was a hot seller and a good performer from the start, but by 1967 there was serious competition in the marketplace. Ford offered performance enthusiasts a 289 and along with the 390 big-block, but the FE wasn’t getting it done. Ford needed a solution, and it came from Rhode Island car dealer Bob Tasca, who paired high-flowing 427 cylinder heads with the FE 428 short-block. The combination worked, and the brass at Ford Motor Company saw the potential. They refined the package and “...
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Mercedes-Benz reaches another milestone in India; rolls out its 100,000th car in India

The 100,000th Mercedes-Benz produced in India is an E-Class Mercedes-Benz becomes the first luxury car maker in India to reach the milestone of manufacturing 100,000 cars ‘Made in India, for India’ India is a key emerging market for Mercedes-Benz with a world class production facility and processes- enabling reduced time frame for producing more cars than ever before. Mercedes-Benz has a robust local portfolio comprising 9 key models in India including the New Generation Cars like CLA, GLA; C...
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When Ira Aldridge Became the First Black Actor to Perform Shakespeare in England (1824)

The ways that Othello, Aaron the Moor from Titus Andronicus, and Shylock from The Merchant of Venice—Shakespeare’s “explicitly racialized characters,” as George Washington University’s Ayanna Thompson puts it—have been interpreted over the centuries may have less to do with the author’s intentions and more with contemporary ideas about race, the actors cast in the roles, and the directorial choices made in a production. To a great degree, these characters have been played as though their identi...
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The Next 117 Pages

John and Craig talk about everything that comes after the oft-discussed First Three Pages, speculating on the kinds of issues they’d spot if they were looking at full scripts. They also answer listener questions on topics ranging from proper spacing protocol to novelists rewriting their screenplay adaptations. This episode originally aired on November 27, 2012. Links: Scriptnotes T-shirts are available for one more week, including some old favorite styles, like Gold Standard and Midnight Bl...
Tags: Wikipedia, Writing Process, Los Angeles, Film Industry, John, John August, Craig, Feist, Peter, Ben Gibbard, Craig Mazin, Screenwriting, Scriptnotes, Words on the page, Folger, QandA


Tech3 Yamaha poised to pick Syahrin as Folger's MotoGP replacement

Hafizh Syahrin looks set for imminent confirmation as Jonas Folger's substitute at Tech3 Yamaha for the 2018 MotoGP season, after the Malaysian rider was officially replaced on the Moto2 grid
Tags: Sport, MotoGP, Yamaha, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport, Syahrin, Hafizh Syahrin


Tech3 Yamaha struggling to find Folger replacement for 2018 MotoGP

Tech3 Yamaha team principal Herve Poncharal admits he is "struggling" to find a sufficiently "exciting" replacement for the unwell Jonas Folger for the 2018 MotoGP season
Tags: Sport, MotoGP, Yamaha, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport, Herve Poncharal


Van der Mark back to Tech3 in MotoGP replacing Folger for Valencia

Michael van der Mark will reprise his role as Jonas Folger's replacement at Tech3 Yamaha for next weekend's MotoGP season finale at Valencia
Tags: Sport, Valencia, MotoGP, Yamaha, Michael van der Mark, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport, van der Mark


Van der Mark back to Tech 3 in MotoGP replacing Folger for Valencia

Michael van der Mark will reprise his role as Jonas Folger's replacement at Tech 3 Yamaha for next weekend's MotoGP season finale at Valencia
Tags: Tech, Sport, Valencia, MotoGP, Yamaha, Michael van der Mark, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport, van der Mark


Tech3 Yamaha's unwell Folger unlikely to race again in MotoGP 2017

The Tech3 Yamaha squad is not expecting Jonas Folger to return before the end of the 2017 MotoGP season, with tests all but confirming he has been hit with mononucleosis
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Suspected norovirus put Folger's British Grand Prix in doubt

Suspected norovirus put Folger's British Grand Prix in doubt
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Folger: Yamaha MotoGP seat after Rossi leaves between me and Zarco

Jonas Folger believes the battle between himself and Tech3 MotoGP team-mate Johann Zarco will decide who eventually replaces Valentino Rossi at the factory Yamaha team
Tags: Sport, MotoGP, Valentino Rossi, Yamaha, ROSSI, Zarco, Johann Zarco, Folger, Jonas Folger, Autosport