2 days agoJazz and the Images that Hold Us CaptiveDonald W. BurkhartJulius Eastman, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, 1969 I was listening recently to a BBC radio documentary about the photographer and journalist Val Wilmer, who wrote a great book on the free jazz movement in the late 1970s, As Serious as Your Life (recently reissued by Serpent’s Tail). The title was taken from something the pianist McCoy Tyner said to her, explaining just how important music was to him.

Sen. Tim Scott , the South’s first black senator since Reconstruction, is running for his first full term. He was appointed to the seat in 2013 following the resignation of Sen. Haque suffered a black eye, cuts, bruises and a dislocated hand, according to USA Today. Police later arrested Piro Kolvani, 55, on charges ofassault and criminal mischief for the attack. The incident is being investigated as a possible hate crime, according to NBC 4.

You probably won get a park facing room, but I say it a very good location. I also agree with the benefits of getting status. Marriott gold will get you a lot.. Really people. These children are babies and have enough to deal with in this world. How dare girl scouts teach other peoples children, right from wrong or tolerance.

For anyone not yet convinced, Eleanor Roosevelt senior Darnell Dodson continues to show why he should be considered one of the area’s top recruits this season. The 6 foot 6 forward scored 31 points and had 13 rebounds as the Raiders won the Maryland 4A South Region title on Saturday. I said before the postseason began that I thought Roosevelt was a most dangerous team, with plenty of momentum and an elite player..

One possibility: The Great Filter could be at the very beginning it might be incredibly unusual for life to begin at all. This is a candidate because it took about a billion years of Earth’s existence to finally happen, and because we have tried extensively to replicate that event in labs and have never been able to do it. If this is indeed The Great Filter, it would mean that not only is there no intelligent life out there, there may be no other life at all..

When a second potential vacancy arose this month after the news that Chairman Erroll Arthur was resigning this week, Fenty nominated Togo D. West Jr. To replace Arthur. I received a lot of messages telling me harassment’s just part of the job and should be ignored. It’s a sad commentary in our society that instead of bemoaning a world in which it’s OK to tell someone, get raped, instead, the suggestion is that the victims of the abuse take it in, digest it and say nothing. And here’s another reality check.