Friday, April 29, 2011

New state senate bill corners Planned Parenthood

Posted By on Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 7:31 PM

Even State Senator Bob Deuell, a Greenville physician and loud Planned-Parenthood opponent, has worried that broader Republican plans to cut family-planning programs is too reckless, and has suggested that any move to de-fund Planned Parenthood might call for the scalpel, not the axe. And at a Health and Human Services subcommittee hearing Thursday night, Deuell broke out the scalpel.

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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Use a condom. And get tested. It's important!

Posted By on Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 11:08 PM

For the love of whatever deity you worship - use a condom. Yes a condom! Use it every time and use it correctly. Did you know that up to 1 out of 4 people who have HIV don't know it? Knowing your HIV status can greatly impact your...

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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Breakthrough Thinkers Series: Caroline Kennedy

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 Local literary nonprofit Gemini Ink inaugurates its Breakthrough Thinkers Series with a public reading, book signing, and Q&A with Caroline Kennedy, the only surviving child of President John F. Kennedy. As an author and editor, Kennedy has published several books, including In Our Defense:...

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Cocktails & Culture: Snakes and Samba

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 The first of three upcoming adults-only “Cocktails & Culture” events at the Witte lures grownups to the museum for a unique evening of schmoozing and boozing. Centered around the “Amazon Voyage: Vicious Fishes and Other Riches” exhibit, “Snakes and Samba” offers such exotic opportunities...

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Dia De Los Ninos

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 With roots as far back as 1860, the observation of Children’s Day ? for which a national date has never officially been set ? predates the celebrations that honor moms and pops. With a focus on “literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural...

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7th Annual Artpace Family Day

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 Works by former Artpace residents will serve as examples of artful repurposing for “Recycle, Reuse, Reinvent,” the institution’s seventh-annual Family Day and block party. While the Conjunto Heritage Taller (1 p.m.), singer/songwriter Nicolette Good (1:45 p.m.), and the Fox Tech Wind Ensemble (2:30 p.m.)...

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Souvenir

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 The life of Florence Foster Jenkins — a tone-deaf socialite with a passion for singing — unfolds from the perspective of her longtime piano accompanist Cosme McMoon in Stephen Temperley’s Souvenir. Set in 1964, the semi-biographical play is driven by McMoon’s recollections of the...

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Grand Opening: Mission Library

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 Mission Drive-In memories (my personal favorite involves watching circling bats from the bed of a pickup truck during the opening credits for Batman Begins) get a new spin on Saturday, when the 26-acre site becomes the official home to Mission Library, a four-acre, state-of-the-art...

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Havana Sessions Presents Hacienda

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 Not unlike Austin’s Grupo Fantasma, who found fame under Prince’s purple wing, Hacienda (brothers Abraham, Jaime, and Rene Villanueva, plus cousin Dante Schwebel) owe a bit of their mass appeal to The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, who produced, engineered, and mixed both Loud Is...

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A Conversation with Adam Fuss

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00 AM

Critic's Pick Release Date: 2011-04-27 The days of dropping off a roll of Kodachrome at the drugstore seem lifetimes ago — photography’s gone digital with the rest of the world. British/Australian photographer Adam Fuss streamlines his image-making by losing the camera along with the film. His photograms, prints made...

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