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One of the most profound pleasures of my life has been reaching across the aisle to John Marks at PurpleStateofMind.com. Almost everything about this project was experimental and accidental. It started with John's phone call, inviting me to take a look back at where we were as roommates at Davidson College...More
How many kids reading comics, envision themselves flying? They may imagine making that single bound off the roof of their home, only to land with a deflating thud (and maybe even a broken arm)? Mutant and Mystics is a throwback to a time when comics and sci-fi first expanded our notion of what’s possible, when adolescent dreams were fueled by the visions of Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, and Philip K...More
by JOHN MARKS States are funny things. One minute, they're real, the next a memory. Purple State Of Mind barely registered as a thought in a few thousand minds, never found its way onto a map and had no claim whatsoever to legitimacy. Yet somehow, for four remarkable years, from October 2007 to December 2011, it came to have a life of its own...More
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Join the FSU FCRC Consensus Center on Thursday December 5th from 3 to 4:30 pm (Sittig Hall, Kleman Plaza, 301 S. Bronough Street) for a free forum that is open to the public on collaboration, civility and leadership. The program will be led by Richard ...
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South Africans, world leaders and citizens of many nations reacted to the death of Nelson Mandela on Thursday.
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Nelson Mandela's noble lifework, which will be admired and remembered for years to come, may have also in part contributed to his long-life, experts say.
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You won't believe what most nativity scenes in the Spanish district of Catalonia include -- and this year around there's a controversy to boot. Some children have been confronted with ads for Scientology displayed on a games website. And the controversial televangelist who, together with his wife, was the face of the world's largest 'Christian' television network, has died.Full story: Controversial televangelist dies; Nativity scene party poopers; Scientology ads