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Rich Lowry: The return of the war hero

...Afghanistan). But the classic war hero is more than just brave or fierce...distrusts the idea of the war hero, believing it smacks of backwardness...been made of past American war heroes. Why did John Paul Jones have...time. He is, in short, a war hero. Rich Lowry can be reached...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-21/rich-lowry-the-return-of-the-war-
Opinion

...the same sandwich as a "submarine" or "hero" or "Italian" or "hoagie."To me...Many people call these long sandwiches "heroes," developed in New York City, perhaps because only a true hero could finish one. Another theory is that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-02-23
Community
Reeling it in: The big win went to the smallest of the Best Picture Nominees

...superhero movies and blockbuster effects films. Personally, I didn't find that at all. The film never really answers whether our hero should have stopped being "Birdman," just acknowledges that he's conflicted about it. One criticism that can be fairly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-25-0
Arts & Entertainment
Soldotna Chamber taps Tami Murray for executive director position

...with that, then Lemonade Day in May," said Murray. Her other involvement in the community includes volunteering for Wounded Heroes, Take A Kid Fishing, Benefit for Kids, and much more! For the second year in a row Mother Nature and the lack of snow has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-02-23/soldotna-chamber-taps-tami-murra
Dispatch

...than see me in the commercials," said Simmons.Most of Sunday's early awards went as expected, though Disney's "Big Hero 6" pulled off something of an upset in the best animated feature category, besting DreamWorks' favored "How to Train Your...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jake-coyle/2015-02-23
'Kingsman' takes the inherent cartoony illogic of James Bond

...If there's ever anything you need," he says, "don't hesitate to call." Jump forward twenty years and our young hero, now a troubled twenty-something hooligan, ends up in jail after stealing a car. Instead of calling mom, he calls the number...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-18/kingsman-takes-the-inh
Arts & Entertainment
Rich Lowry: Creep meets girl

...Christian's desire to hurt women is his own abuse as a child. Anastasia, in her wide-eyed way, wants to save her Byronic romantic hero from his demons, but that would be better left to a professional with years of training and lots of time to work with an emotionally...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-18/rich-lowry-creep-meets-girl
Opinion
Rich Lowry: The return of evil

Where is Chris Kyle when you need him?The late hero of the movie "American Sniper" made no apology for killing as many members of al-Qaida in Iraq, the precursor of ISIS, as...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-08/rich-lowry-the-return-of-evil
Opinion
Trial date set for founder of Boxes for Heroes

...nonprofit Alaska Veterans Outreach Boxes for Heroes. The Office of Special Prosecutions and...dollars donated by Alaskans to Boxes for Heroes to create care packages for U.S. troops...pursuing the same charges for Boxes for Heroes. Last August, OSPA opposed a motion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-22/trial-date-set-for-founder-of-boxes-
News
Dracula ? from villain to hero

...of Dracula has been moving steadily from villain to hero. Based on 15th century Romanian prince Vlad III...villain with some positive characteristics to full-on hero mode. Tragic hero, sure, but hero nonetheless. Luke Evans stars as...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-10-15-1
Arts & Entertainment

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