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Alfred Nobel’s will to go on public display

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament will be put on public display for the first time to coincide with the launch of the Legacy exhibition at the Nobel Museum on March 13, 2015. This brief document laid the foundation for what has become the world’s most prestigious scientific and cultural prize – the Nobel Prize.
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Mierle Laderman Ukeles

Marabouparken konsthall and Konsthall C are delighted to present the first exhibition of Mierle Laderman Ukeles in Sweden and a joint exhibition and events programme entitled From Her House including the work of Anna Sjödahl, Margaret Raspé and Joanna Lombard and a weekly film programme including Susan Stein, Sarah Pucill and Leontine Arvidsson amongst others.

In American Eye

A Southerner's view from the South West

High Fidelity

Digital Killed the Analog Star: The Death of the Mixtape

No one makes mixtapes anymore. It's heartbreaking. As a teenager I was the mixtape queen. I had high_fidelity_coverrather exotic musical tastes for my small town and I delighted in putting together the more obscure selections of my cache for friends, friends of friends, acquaintances -- anyone who would ask, really.
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Queueing Up for iPhone 6?  No Thanks; I’ll Wait.

The eagerly anticipated Apple announcement has finally arrived with a bang and a tick and an Irish serenade. Now all the Applephiles and tech junkies are lining up, queueing up, making lists and checking them twice. No Christmas joy for the Apple Watch though, which isn't scheduled to be released until early 2015, but those of us who have late winter birthdays could possibly see them next to our birthday cakes. If we care to. I'm one of those who doesn't.
GOP Medical Display

Help! My Doctor is a Conservative.

My doctor, as it turns out, is a Republican. And not just any Republican. He is, it appears, one of the GOP's go-to guys in their war against the Affordable Care Act. He has testified before Congress, written several op-eds for prominent conservative publications and blogs, and is a frequent guest on right-wing radio. This guy is no lightweight. I felt a sinking feeling in my gut, and the more I read, the worse that feeling became.

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