Reeling it in: 'Mad Max' blazes down 'Fury Road'

...nothing to do with the plot. As a result, it is never explained, or even mentioned by any of the characters. It's just this strange, crazy thing. I love that, because "Fury Road" has only two goals - look cool and drive the plot relentlessly forward...

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9 earn diplomas from River City Academy

...also would like to study psychology. He said he appreciated River City's unique classroom environment."I thought it was strange at first," he said. "Everyone here is accepting of whatever culture you have, as long as you're nice about it...

Reeling it in: Plenty to enjoy in Alaska-grown film

...involved with the theater, I've gotten to be a part of a lot of strange endeavors, such as sailing a puppet boat in Kachemak Bay...indication, are in love with "Moose."The story begins in the strange little Alaska town of Gangrene Gulch. Think "Northern Exposure...

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Life in the Pedestrian Lane: Where's winter?

...was a good way to get your attention!Hasn't this been one strange weather year, starting about Halloween? We should have been...traditional food source south.Whatever the cause, it has been one strange winter. I'm not an advocate of global warming, but I certainly...

Reeling it in: 'Age of Ultron' delivers on hype

...Maximov, one gifted with remarkable speed and the other with strange telepathic powers. Though the Avengers win the battle, Wanda...America" and "Thor" films, as well as new heroes "Doctor Strange," "Black Panther," and "Captain Marvel," not to mention...

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Stability, extra grip make fat-tire biking a hit

...puffy tires that look like something NASA developed in case someone ever wanted to ride on the moon.Yes, they look a little strange, but these fat-tire bikes have a smooth ride, even over the toughest terrain, and are an awful lot of fun to ride...

Reeling it in: 'The Homesman' paints a bleak portrait

...action isn't the director's forte and scenes where lots of things happen at once come off as awkward and strange. Much of the film is strange, in fact. The acting talent is huge, but great actors making "interesting" choices does not exactly...

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Pioneer Potluck: About the blind leading the half blind

...look at each other, she tells me how funny our latest adventure was! Although she adds that she did not need to test drive a strange big car in the dark while trying to keep an important appointment under stress of eminent surgery. How in the world did this...

Emotional testimony ends first day of Heiman trial

...rapist. The first was in prosecuting attorney Kelly Lawson's opening statements about the case. "(E.L.) woke up to a strange noise beside her head ... she thought she was having a dirty dream, she could clearly hear a male grunting. But as she...

Refuge Notebook: Living with climate change in our backyards

Here on the Kenai Peninsula we can all agree that this winter has been strange. The effects of a changing climate are becoming obvious in many ways, including the discouraging plus-forty-degree rain and...



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