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Op-ed: More from under the capital big top

...Carson can utter whatever outlandish opinion he wants in his soft-spoken way; it doesn't matter that he's a brain surgeon - he's showing that this is way more complicated than brain surgery.There are several others, like Ted Cruz...
Op-ed: Cramped staging the debates

...either officially declared or made it clear they'd like to. They are mostly prominent: governors, senators, brain surgeons, business executives, business executives who are publicity hounds and assorted others. Depending on your point...
Life in the Pedestrian Lane

...know-a-little-about-a-lot person which works OK for writers and reference librarians, but probably not as well for brain surgeons and airplane mechanics. I always have a plan B,C and D, at least. For my husband, plan A doesn't dare NOT...
Prognosis good for medical field

...don't have the critical mass for, you don't try to do," Boedeker warned. "We're not going to try to have a brain surgeon. "We have to ask, does this make sense for us to provide here, cost effectively? Or is it not available elsewhere...
Take a breath: New law requires ignition interlock for DUI offenders the final part in a three-part series looking at impaired driving on the Kenai Peninsula. It doesn't take a brain surgeon to know that driving under the influence is against the law. It's as well known a fact as is that Barack Obama will...

Opens Monday, Mar 3, 2014 Synopsis: After the highly acclaimed independent film Bottle Rocket, director Wes Anderson followed up with a quirky Touchstone Studios film entitled Rushmore. Written by Anderson and friend Owen Wilson (an actor in Armageddon and Anaconda), they created the story of Max Fischer, a highly eccentric 15-year-old boy who attends the tenth grade at Rushmore Academy. Played by Jason Schwartzman (Talia Shire's son and Francis Ford Coppola's nephew), Max is a poor student with big dreams and a love of extracurricular activities. Max is editor of the school newspaper and yearbook, president of the chess, astronomy, French, and German clubs, captain of the fencing team, and director of the school play. Max is also a compulsive liar, telling everyone that his barber father (Seymour Cassel) is really a brain surgeon. Suddenly Max falls in love with Miss Cross (Olivia Williams), a first-grade teacher at the school. He also makes a new friend in business tycoon Mr. Blume (Bill Murray), an eccentric millionaire who also loves Miss Cross. The love triangle heats up as Max refuses to believe that his age has anything to do with Miss Cross refusing his romantic advances. Also Max's scheme to erect an aquarium on the school baseball diamond gets him booted out of Rushmore Academy. As his life crumbles around him, he is forced to grow up and accept the consequences of his actions and his lies. He throws himself more into his extracurricular activities, hoping to redeem himself by staging the most ambitious school play ever attempted. ~ Arthur Borman, Rovi Cast: Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams, Seymour Cassel, Brian Cox Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review



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