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Sp-4221 the Space Shuttle Decision

By: Nasa

... Collection World Public Library.org SHUTTLE DECISION Title: SP-4221 THE SPACE SHUTTLE DECISION Author: NASA Language: English Subject: Ficti... ...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ... significant role. One may speak of a tripartite government with a different set of participants: the White House, Congress, and the Office of Managem... ...don plans for a shuttle with two fully reusable liquid−fueled stages, and to set out on a search for a shuttle design that would cost half as much to ... ...ale mockup was the hit of the show at an Air Force Association convention in Las Vegas. In addition to this, the Air Force named six test pilots who w... ...ed to take to NASA. High−speed cameras had filmed the tests in Nevada. Those films now were ready to show to officials at NASA−Marshall, who were mana... ... with the Titan III at a discount rate of only 1.5 percent. This was as if a Las Vegas hotel and casino, a speculative venture if ever one existed, we...

...Introduction: [ix] The Space Shuttle took shape and won support, and criticism, as part of NASA?S search for a post?Apollo future. As with the Army and Navy in World War II, NASA had grown rapidly during the 1960s. Similarly, just as those mili...

...Table of Contents: SP?4221 The Space Shuttle Decision, 1 -- Nasa, 1 -- Introduction, 2 -- Acknowledgments, 3 -- ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS, 5 -- BIBLIOGRAPHY, 8 -- Chapter 1, 20 -- SPACE STATIONS AND WINGED ROCKETS, 21 -- Footnotes, 53 -- Chapter 2, 59...

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Las Vegas

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... City City of Las Vegas In ord... ...ty of Las Vegas In order from top left, clockwise: 1.World Market Center Las Vegas; 2.Fremo... ...as; 2.Fremont East; 3.Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health; 4.Smith Center for the Performing Arts; 5.Downtown Las Vegas with the Las Vegas Valley in the ... ...er for the Performing Arts; 5.Downtown Las Vegas with the Las Vegas Valley in the background; 6. Grand Central Parkway Interchange; 7.Symphony Park; 8... ...own Arts District; 9.Las Vegas industrial district looking North away from the Las Vegas Strip during First Friday ... ...ned it the title of Sin City, and has made Las Vegas a popular setting for films and television programs. Las Vegas is generally u... ... See also List of films set in Las Vegas List of films shot in Las V... ... See also List of films set in Las Vegas List of films shot in Las Vegas ... ...t of mayors of Las Vegas List of television shows set in Las Vegas ...

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Vintage Vinyl : Steal This Book

By: Abbie Hoffman

...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ... castles of capitalism. It implies that the reader already is "ideologically set," in that he understands corporate feudalism as the only robbery wort... ...t Cohen of Concert Hall did the book's graphic design. Amber and John Wilcox set the type. Anita Hoffman and Lynn Borman helped me rewrite a number of... ...u can get all you can eat for a fixed price. The best of these places are in Las Vegas. Sew a plastic bag onto your tee−shirt or belt and wear a loose... ...ule. • At the Metropolitan Museum, Fifth Ave. and 82nd St., you can see art films every Monday at 3:00 PM. TR 9−5500 for a schedule. • New York Univ... ...rary in the Donnell Library, 20 W. 53rd St., 790−6463, has a wide variety of films which may be borrowed free of charge. The Library system also prese...

...Excerpt: It?s perhaps fitting that I write this introduction in jail? that graduate school of survival. Here you learn how to use toothpaste as glue, fashion a shiv out of a spoon and build intricate communication networks. Here too, you learn the only rehabilitation possible?hatred of...

...ople's Chemistry, 70 -- First Aid For Street Fighters, 74 -- Hip?Pocket Law, 76 -- Steal Now, Pay Never, 81 -- Monkey Warfare, 84 -- Piece Now, 86 -- The Underground, 88 -- LIBERATION!, 91 -- fuck new york, 91 -- fuck chicago, 101 -- fuck los angeles, 106 -- fuck san francisco, 110...

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Leaving Las Vegas

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... Based on Leaving Las Vegas  by John O'Brien ... ... $32,029,928 Leaving Las Vegas is a 1995 romantic drama film written and directed by Mike Figgis... ... and directed by Mike Figgis and based on a semi-autobiographical novel of the same name by John O'Brien. Nicolas Cage stars as a suicidal alcoholic w... ...who has ended his personal and professional life to drink himself to death in Las Vegas. Whilst there, he develops a relationship with a hardened pros... ...ationship with a hardened prostitute played by Elisabeth Shue, which forms the center of the film. O'Brien committed suicide two weeks after principal... ...graphy of the film began. Leaving Las Vegas was filmed in super 16mm[2] instead of 35 mm film, which is most commonly used for mai... ...only used for mainstream film; although 16 mm is common for art house films. After limited release in the United States on October 27 1995, Leavi... ...o leave, she is brutally attacked and raped as one of the college students films the entire event on a video camera. The next morning, Sera returns wi... ...a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance Films set in the Las Vegas Valley United Artists films ...

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Creating a High School Diploma That Counts

...ndary Assignments English Benchmarks Mathematics Benchmarks “Increasingly, the computer will do the computation … [but] thinking about the problem, de... ...ter will do the computation … [but] thinking about the problem, developing the problem, understanding the problem, looking at it from all sides, decid... ...ability to understand and apply the mathematical content typically taught in an Algebra II course is vital to a student’s success in science and soc... ...hts reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy,... ... behind quickly in college. ” n n English professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 1 READY OR NOT: CREATING A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA THAT COUNTS ... ...t Achieve, Inc.; The Education Trust; and the Thomas B. Fordham Foundation set out to do two years ago by launching the American Diploma Project (ADP)... ...e a necessity for their children, 2 our education system sends a confusing set of signals to students about how they can reach that goal. High school ... ...n-verbal, between poetry and painting, and between novels or plays and the films that attempt to interpret them. In doing so, it challenges students’ ... ... and Community College System of Nevada John Filler, University of Nevada, Las Vegas Governor Kenny C. Guinn, State of Nevada Mike Hillerby, Office o...

...Excerpt: ?Increasingly, the computer will do the computation ? [but] thinking about the problem, developing the problem, understanding the problem, looking at it from all sides, deciding what important information is relevant to the problem ? is the...

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Crashing Las Vegas

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... Language English Crashing Las Vegas is a 1956 film starring the c... ... English Crashing Las Vegas is a 1956 film starring the comedy team of The Bowery Boys. The... ... starring the comedy team of The Bowery Boys. The film was released on April 22, 1956 by Allied Artists and is the forty-first film in the series. It ... ...team of The Bowery Boys. The film was released on April 22, 1956 by Allied Artists and is the forty-first film in the series. It was the last film in ... ...nal links Plot The Bowery Boys' landlady Mrs. Kelly is in need of some money. Through some acc... ...ive Like a King", a game show. Thanks to Sach's new power, the boys earn a trip to one of the finest hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sach uses his power ... ... of the boys' Irish landlady Mrs. Kate Kelly. In this film, she was played by Doris Kemper. For the next three films in the series, Queenie Smith woul... ... Films directed by Jean Yarbrough ... ... Black-and-white films Bowery Boys films Films set in the Las Vegas Valley ...

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2003 Presidential Scholars Program National Recognition Week

By: Johnson

...ION WEEK June 21 - June 26, 2003 National Recognition Week is Sponsored by: The General Motors Corporation GMAC Financial Services 2003 Presiden... ...OLARS PROGRAM 2 he United States Presidential Scholars Program was established in 1964, by Executive Order of the President, to recognize and honor so... ...s Presidential Scholars Program was established in 1964, by Executive Order of the President, to recognize and honor some of our Nation’s most disting... ...tial Scholars, one of the Nation’s high- est honors for high school students. In honoring the Presidential Scholars, the President of the Unit- ed St... ...e time, I love to paint, read, play tennis, and lift weights. Ravi Chanderraj, Las Vegas, NV, The Meadows School College Plans: Harvard College I wa... ...llege math courses, and chores. One of my best characteristics is that when I set my mind to accomplish something, I refuse to let anything stop me. ... ...resbytery. In swimming, I was a co-captain and called on to lead the team and set a positive example. Beginning as a participant in these activities... ... theatre and visit many historic sites. In between, I enjoy reading, watching films, and being a football fan. I’ve also grown up participating in a... ... stable living working in film. I will forever act in the theater, but making films would give me the greatest pleasure of all. 37 2003 PRESIDENTIAL...

...Excerpt: The United States Presidential Scholars Program was established in 1964, by Executive Order of the President, to recognize and honor some of our Nation?s most distinguished graduating high school seniors. Each year, up to 141...

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American films

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... Films ... ... A–Z of films Fi... ... Subcategories This category has the following 20 subcategories, out of 20 total. ... ... The Godfather films ... ... Pages in category "American films" The following 21842 pages are in this catego... ... 'Gator Bait II: Cajun Justice 'If Only' Jim 'In Wrong' Wright 'Neath Brooklyn Bridge 'Neath the ... ...1931 film) Crashing Hollywood (1938 film) Crashing Las Vegas Crashing Through Danger Crashing the Wate... ... Murder, He Says Murder, My Sweet Murder-Set-Pieces Murder Among Friends Murder C.O.D. ... ... Service with the Colors Session Man (film) Set Free (film) Seven Angry Men Seven Brides for Se...

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The National Endowment for the Arts

By: Bill Ivey

...THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS 1965 2000 A BRIEF CHRONOLOGY OF FEDERAL SUPPOR T FOR THE AR TS ... ...IEF CHRONOLOGY OF FEDERAL SUPPOR T FOR THE AR TS President Johnson signs the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act, establishing th... ...ties Act was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Johnson in 1965. It states, “While no government can call a great artist or schola... ...te through its commitment to fostering America’s creativity and investing in our living cultural heritage. By supporting artistic excellence, forgin... ...e establishment of an Advisory ish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him. ment of ... ...rants for non-profit pro­ fessional theaters are recommended, and funds are set aside for art in public places. The Council discusses and later recomm... ...es to public libraries a rich collection of “orphan,” or noncom­ mercial, films from the past century. U.S. Poet Laureate and Boston University Pro... ...heridan, WY Riley “B.B.” King African-American Bluesman Itta Bena, MS Las Vegas, NV Esther Littlefield Tlingit Regalia Maker Sitka, AK Seisho ... ...dan, WY Riley “B.B.” King African-American Bluesman Itta Bena, MS Las Vegas, NV Esther Littlefield Tlingit Regalia Maker Sitka, AK Seisho “Har...

Excerpt: THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS

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History of Las Vegas

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...This history of Las Vegas covers both the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Las Vegas Valley. ... ...This history of Las Vegas covers both the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Las Vegas Valley. ... ...This history of Las Vegas covers both the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Las Vegas Valley. ... ...al Paiute cradleboard and rabbit robe Las Vegas was coined by Mexican scout Raphael Rivera, who was part of the A... ... Las Vegas was coined by Mexican scout Raphael Rivera, who was part of the Antonio Armijo trading party headed to Los Angeles, in 1829[1][2][3][4]... ...a, who was part of the Antonio Armijo trading party headed to Los Angeles, in 1829[1][2][3][4] who used the water in the area while heading north and ... ... while heading north and west along the Old Spanish Trail from New Mexico. In the 19th century, small parts of the Las Vegas Valley contained artesian... ... casinos. Gambling was no longer the only attraction; the biggest stars of films and music like Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Andy Willia... ...630 million in junk bonds. Its 3,044 rooms, each with gold tinted windows, set a new standard for Vegas luxury and attracted tourists in droves, leadi...

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Arts Education Assessment Framework

By: Roy Truby

...nal Assessment Governing Board U.S. Department of Education What Is The Nation’s Report Card? The Nation’s Report Card, the National Assessmen... ...’s Report Card, the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what Americ... ...ative and continuing assessment of what America’s students know and can do in various subjects. Since 1969, assessments have been conducted periodical... ...arious subjects. Since 1969, assessments have been conducted periodically in reading, mathematics, science, writing, history/geography, and other fie... ...ctor, Administration, Training & Development Clark County School District Las Vegas, Nevada Jan B. Loveless* Educational Consultant Jan B. Loveless &... ..., Administration, Training & Development Clark County School District Las Vegas, Nevada Jan B. Loveless* Educational Consultant Jan B. Loveless & Ass... ...In 1988 Congress created the National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB) to set policy for NAEP. The 26-member, broadly representative Board is respon... ... be collected along with the assessment (the background questions), and a set of strategies for reporting the results to the public and the field (th... ...l. Students become responsive audience members of theatrical performances, films, and television presentations. They recognize a variety of theatrical...

...Excerpt: The Nation?s Report Card, the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America?s students know and can do in various subjects. Since 1969, ass...

...Table of Contents: ntroduction: The Development of the 1997 NAEP Arts Education Framework, i -- The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), i -- The Consensus Process, i -- NAEP and National Standards: Cooperation and Coordination, ii -- Develop...

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List of films set in Los Angeles

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... Below a list of films set in Los Angeles. The list is not complete, and also includes a number o... ... Below a list of films set in Los Angeles. The list is not complete, and also includes a number of movies which on... ..., and also includes a number of movies which only have a tenuous connection to the city. For instance, Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, which is s... ...ction to the city. For instance, Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, which is set in San Dimas, a suburb that is over ten miles to the east of the ci... ...n to the city. For instance, Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, which is set in San Dimas, a suburb that is over ten miles to the east of the city's... ... a city as a loosely defined collection of communities. The film Inception is set in locations all over the world, and mostly takes place in the imag... ...n, but the ending is set in Los Angeles and so is included in the list. Other films have less to do with the physical city than with an imaginary or ... ...Friday (1995) Get Shorty (1995) Heat (1995) Higher Learning (1995) Leaving Las Vegas (1995) My Family, Mi Familia (1995) The Net (1995) Nick of... ...ay (1995) Get Shorty (1995) Heat (1995) Higher Learning (1995) Leaving Las Vegas (1995) My Family, Mi Familia (1995) The Net (1995) Nick of Tim...

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National Heritage Fellowships

...1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W . W ashington, D.C. 20506-0001 www.arts.gov The National Endowment for the Arts enriches our nation and its diverse cu... ...al heritage by supporting works of artistic excellence, advancing learning in the arts, and strengthening the arts in communities throughout the coun... ...heritage by supporting works of artistic excellence, advancing learning in the arts, and strengthening the arts in communities throughout the country... ...Memorial Fund, Philip Schoch Bequest, J.C. Penney Co., and T arget Stores. In 2001, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., of Lebanon, T ennessee, ag... ...s, A Biographical Dictionary by Alan Govenar, ABC-CLIO, 2001: A two-volume set with biographical entries for all the National Heritage Fellows from 19... ...emaker Sheridan, WY Riley “B.B.” King Blues Guitarist/Singer Itta Bena, MS/Las Vegas, NV Esther Littlefield Tlingit Regalia Maker Sitka, AK Seisho “Ha... ...Puerto Rican percussion music that surrounded him. His father bought him a set of timbales when he was seven, and he later went on to study Caribbean ... ...’d close it up and whip it out.” In the 1950s, Godbolt appeared in several films and television programs, and when work in the United States waned in ... ...uces tours by American folk artists as well as the National Folk Festival, films, videotapes, recordings, museum exhibits, and publications. Wilson ha...

...Excerpt: The National Endowment for the Arts enriches our nation and its diverse cultural heritage by supporting works of artistic excellence, advancing learning in the arts, and strengthening the arts in communities throughout the co...

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American comedy films

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...Subcategories This category has the following 27 subcategories, out of 27 total. ... ... American action comedy films ... ... American adventure comedy films ... ... The Three Stooges films ... ... Pages in category "American comedy films" The following 3888 pages are in this ... ...Years to Life 39 East 3 Geezers! 3 Men in White 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain 3 Rin... ...ne (1928 film) Baby on Board (film) Bachelor Party Vegas Bachelorette (film) Back Stage (1917 film) ... ... Serious Moonlight (2009 film) Service de Luxe Set Free (film) Seven Days Ashore Seven Sinners (19... ...ave (1917 comedy film) The Sleuth (film) The Smart Set (1928 film) The Smell of Success The Smile Wins...

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The 9/11 Commission Report Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

By: Thomas H. Kean

... Staff List xiii–xiv Preface xv 1. “WE HAVE SOME PLANES” 1 1.1 Inside the Four Flights 1 1.2 Improvising a Homeland Defense 14 1.3 National C... ...Improvising a Homeland Defense 14 1.3 National Crisis Management 35 2. THE FOUNDATION OF THE NEW TERRORISM 47 2.1 A Declaration of War 47 2.2 ... ...HE NEW TERRORISM 47 2.1 A Declaration of War 47 2.2 Bin Ladin’s Appeal in the Islamic World 48 2.3 The Rise of Bin Ladin and al Qaeda (1988–1992... ...Declaring War on the United States (1992–1996) 59 2.5 Al Qaeda’s Renewal in Afghanistan (1996–1998) 63 3. COUNTERTERRORISM EVOLVES 71 3.1 From t... ... at least the metal content of a .22-caliber handgun.Anyone who might have set off that detector would have been screened with a hand wand—a procedure... ... of the X-ray machine and proceeded through the first metal detector. Both set off the alarm, and they were directed to a second metal detector. Mihdh... ...nd stop nationwide. 55 At 9:12, Renee May called her mother, Nancy May, in Las Vegas. She said her flight was being hijacked by six individuals who ha... ... 9:41 and identified Delta 1989, a 767 jet that had left Logan Airport for Las Vegas, as a possible hijack. NEADS warned the FAA’s Cleveland Center to... ...ad,Apr. 5, 2004. KSM says that he permitted the trainees to view Hollywood films about hijackings only after he edited the films to cover the female c...

...Excerpt: We present the narrative of this report and the recommendations that flow from it to the President of the United States, the United States Congress, and the American people for their consideration. Ten Commissioners--five Republicans an...

...CONTENTS List of Illustrations and Tables ix Member List xi Staff List xiii?xiv Preface xv 1. ?WE HAVE SOME PLANES? 1 1.1 Inside the Four Flights 1 1.2 Improvising a Homeland Defense 14 1.3 National Crisis Management 35 2. THE FOUNDATION OF THE NEW TERRORISM 47 2.1 A Declaration of War 47 2.2 Bin Ladin?s Appeal in the Islamic World 48 2.3 The Rise of B...

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Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas

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... Distribution CD-ROM Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas is a video game sequel ... ... Die Hard Trilogy 2: Viva Las Vegas is a video game sequel to Die Hard Trilogy, which was based on the Die Hard series of action mov... ...Die Hard Trilogy, which was based on the Die Hard series of action movies. Like its predecessor, the game features three distinct ... ...g game. However, unlike Die Hard Trilogy, which featured three separate storylines based on the first three Die Hard films, Die Hard Trilogy 2 feature... ...s between the three genres throughout the levels. Plot John McClane is living in an apartment in New York until... ...hn McClane is living in an apartment in New York until he receives a phone call from Kenny Sinclair, his best friend in the New York Police Department... ... Films ... ... Third-person shooters Video game sequels Video games set in the Las Vegas Valley ... ... Video games set in the Las Vegas Valley Windows games Video games set in Nevada ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book IV : A Look at Our Human Values

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

...0 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia— Book 4 A Look at Human Values 1 ... ... Look at Human Values 1 ―. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS‖ --In Search of Utopia-- BOOK 4 A Look at Human Values by Lemuel Gul... ... ISBN 978-0-9823076-3-2 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS IN THE HOTEL .................................................................... ...—AND UNDERSTAND OUR THINKING ............... 24 OUR BASIC ASSUMPTIONS -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR VALUES ......................... 28 SELF-CENTERED A... ............................................... 222 MORALS OR ETHICS ARE NOT SET IN STONE--MORAL RELATIVISM ...................... 224 SELF VERSUS SOCI... ...ons that we can‘t prove. Whether we believe in a Supreme Being, a certain set of scriptures, the belief that the universe 33 is merely matter, o... ...e or riches. Pornography treats children and women as things, not humans. Films and television champion murder and revenge. Video games commonly teac... ...re or riches. Pornography treats children and women as things, not humans. Films and television champion murder and revenge. Video games commonly tea... ...n of the universe as pure chance. We might get sick by accident or win in Las Vegas by chance but the universe is another ball game. We want explana...

...Overpopulation is responsible for many of our planet's problems--global warming, the lack of fresh water, poverty, high gasoline and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemu...

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List of sports films

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...This is a compilation of films in the genre covering sports activities. Sports movies have been made since... ...This is a compilation of films in the genre covering sports activities. Sports movies have been made since th... ...ng sports activities. Sports movies have been made since the era of silent films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films i... ...ities. Sports movies have been made since the era of silent films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films in this genre ca... ... films, such as the 1915 film The Champion starring Charlie Chaplin. Films in this genre can range from serious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers... ...erious (Raging Bull) to silly (Horse Feathers). A classic theme for sports films is the triumph of an individual or team who prevail despite the diffi... ...ESPN's 30 for 30 series. A look at Jimmy "the Greek" Snyder, from start as Las Vegas bookie through tenure at, and firing from, The NFL Today. 2009... ...Games It Happened in Athens 1962 Comedy Marathon Jayne Mansfield in story set at 1896 Olympics in Greece. The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner... ...chool. Walk, Don't Run 1966 Comedy Race walking Final film of Cary Grant, set during the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. The Games 1970 Drama Marathon Ryan O'N...

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The Spectator, Volume 2

By: Joseph Addison and Richard Steele

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE SPECTATOR, VOLUME 2 Author: ADDISON AND STEELE Language: English Sub... ...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...ally known, in order to prevent its doing Mischief, I draw it at length, and set it up as a Scarecrow; by which means I do not only make an Example of... ...ura feret— Hor. There is a Call upon Mankind to value and esteem those who set a moderate Price upon their own Merit; and Self−denial is frequently ... ...nveyed into the most delicious Place mine Eyes ever beheld, it was a large Valley divided by a River of the purest Water I had ever seen. The Grou... ...his own, and also translated Platinas Lives of the Popes and Garcilaso de la Vegas History of Peru.] [Footnote 2: [upon]] * * * * * No. 344. Friday, A... ... v. 18.] Hear him, ye Deaf, and all ye Blind behold! [Cap. 35. He from thick Films shall purge the visual Ray, v. 5, 6.] And on the sightless Eye−ball...

...Excerpt: There is a loose Tribe of Men whom I have not yet taken Notice of, that ramble into all the Corners of this great City, in order to seduce such unfortunate Females as fall into their Walks. These abandoned Profligates raise up Issue in every Quarter of the Town, and very often, for a valuable Consideration, fath...

...Table of Contents: The Spectator, Volume 2, 1 -- Addison and Steele, 1 -- No. 203. Tuesday, October 23, 1711. Addison, 6 -- No. 204. Wednesday, October 24, 1711. Steele, 8 -- No. 205. Thursday, October 25, 1711. Addison, 11 -- No. 206. Friday, ...

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List of Paramount Pictures films

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... This is a list of films produced and/or distributed by the United States film studio Paramount Pictures. The studio ... ...nited States film studio Paramount Pictures. The studio is consistently ranked as one of the "Big Six" film studios of Hollywood. It is a subsidiary o... ...2000s 11 2010s 12 Upcoming films 12.1 2014 and... ...film to be based on a book or a novel of the same name. Wister's novel was adapted again in 1929 and in 1960 as a television series. ... ... 1915 The Voice in the Fog ... ... October 20, 1924 The Fast Set ... ... The first in Paramount’s series of eight Bulldog Drummond films, released between 1937 and 1939. ... ... March 28, 1941 Las Vegas Nights ... ... March 28, 1941 Las Vegas Nights ...

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And Gulliver Returns Book I : Touchdown

By: Bob Oconnor

... “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search of Utopia-- Book One Touch Down Return to Earth “... ... Return to Earth “. . . And Gulliver Returns” 2 --In Search of Utopia— “. . . AND GULLIVER RETURNS” --In Search ... ... © 2008 ISBN 978-0-9823076-0-1 3 Table of Contents THE RETURN FROM SPACE ...................................................... ............................................................................ 4 THE GOOD LIFE .............................................................. ...beyond our world. The thrill of space travel and being the first person to set foot on several planets gave me orgasmic thrills that will live with ... ... “Guided by the practice of the rulers of New Atlantis, voyagers would set out periodically to bring back the knowledge of other civilizations ... ...untain. They haven’t used that figure for years but you still see it in old films. Just beyond it is a western town that has been used for years. ‘D... ...town that has been used for years. ‘Dr. Quinn’ was shot there. Hundreds of films, television shows and commercials have been made in the area, on K... ...pired word, when their views are so different. This is a bit different from Las Vegas where a gambler “knows” he has a “sure thing” but still recogn...

...Overpopulation is responsible for many of our planet's problems--global warming, the lack of fresh water, poverty, high gasoline and food prices, air and water pollutions, the scarcity of natural resources, the excess of wastes and their proper disposal, and even some wars. In the year 2020 Commander Lemu...

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List of RKO films

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...is a List of RKO films, produced and or co-produced by RKO Pictures from their inception in 1929 through the dissolution of the original company in 19... ... films, produced and or co-produced by RKO Pictures from their inception in 1929 through the dissolution of the original company in 1959. The studio h... ...original company in 1959. The studio had declined after Howard Hughes acquired ownership in 1948, and was eventually sold to General Tire and Rubber C... ...dependent film company, RKO Pictures, LLC. This is a partial list of films produced, co-produced, and/or distributed by Radio Pict... ...ed, co-produced, and/or distributed by Radio Pictures or RKO. All release dates are from the AFI Database, unless designated by an (*), which are from... ...from imdb.com; dates designated by a (**) are from Theiapolis.com. As per the guidelines set forth by the WikiProject Film group, the date listed is t... ... 2000s 9 2010s 10 Upcoming films 11 Notes ... ...ng the year, although they would release 34. The few highlights of the year included The Set-Up, The Big Steal, Mighty Joe Young, and She Wore a Yello... ... January 30, 1952* The Las Vegas Story ...

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Fallen Angels

By: Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, and Michael Flynn

...ven Jerry Pournelle Michael Flynn This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any re... ... This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incident... ... Niven, Jerry Pournelle and Michael Flyn All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form. A Bae... ...s reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form. A Baen Books Original Baen Publishing Enterprises P.O.... ...eography of vapors as insubstantial as the dreams of youth. If he were to set foot upon them . . . The clouds did not float in free fall, as was pro... ... air. Her arm snaked out from beneath the comforter, groped for the phone set and pulled it under the covers with her. The plastic was cold, but she... ...e wore a silver-tan shirt and a desert hat, and looked a bit like the old films of Indiana Jones when he wasn't carrying a bullwhip and pistol. He c... ...here? Now Glen was talking again. "So, Michael. You were on your way from Las Vegas to L.A. for a, what, a demonstration?" "Yeah, outside the premie... ...? Now Glen was talking again. "So, Michael. You were on your way from Las Vegas to L.A. for a, what, a demonstration?" "Yeah, outside the premiere,"...

...Excerpt: Chapter one aspiring to be gods . . . high over the northern hemisphere the scoopship's hull began to sing. The cabin was a sounding box for vibrations far below the threshold of hearing. Alex Macleod could feel his bones singing in sympathy....

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List of cult films

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...th mainstream audiences, and often revolutionary or ironically enjoyed.[1][2] Sometimes, the definition is expanded to exclude films that have been re... ...olutionary or ironically enjoyed.[1][2] Sometimes, the definition is expanded to exclude films that have been released by major studios or have big bu... ...e been released by major studios or have big budgets,[3] try specifically to become cult films,[4] or become accepted by mainstream audiences and crit... ...e reaction as they are content.[6] Some studios, such as Troma Entertainment, specialize in making cult films.[7] ... ... 2001: A Space Odyssey[12] A The Abominable Dr. Phibes and Dr. Phibes Rises Again[13] ... ... Altered States[21] An American Hippie in Israel[22] American History X[23]... ... Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill[171] Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas[172] Femme Fatale[173] ... ...ctober 2013.  ^ Tobias, Scott. "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas". AV Club. Retrieved 3 May 2013.  ... ...; ^ Pulver, Andrew (11 April 2011). "The Harder They Come set for modern reggae remake". The Guardian (London). Retriev...

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List of Universal Pictures films

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... This is a partial listing of films produced and/or distributed by Universal Pictures, the main moti... ... a partial listing of films produced and/or distributed by Universal Pictures, the main motion picture production / distribution arm of Universal... ...rsal Studios, a subsidiary of NBCUniversal and Comcast. __NOTOC__ List of films . 1920s 1920 The Flaming Disc Am I Dreaming? The Dragon's Net ... ...idiary of NBCUniversal and Comcast. __NOTOC__ List of films . 1920s 1920 The Flaming Disc Am I Dreaming? The Dragon's Net The Adorable Savage... ... Dracula Waterloo Bridge Frankenstein 1932 Back Street The Mummy Murders in the Rue Morgue The Old Dark House 1933 Counsellor at Law The Inv... ...peline November 1, 1940 Sandy Gets Her Man November 8, 1940 One Night in the Tropics November 15, 1940 Meet the Wildcat November 22, 19... ...an September 1, 1964 Send Me No Flowers October 14, 1964 The Lively Set October 24, 1964 Live It Up November 4, 1964 Kitten wit... ..." May 1, 1998 Black Dog align="right" May 22, 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas co-production with Summit Entertainment and Rhino Films ... ...y 1, 1998 Black Dog align="right" May 22, 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas co-production with Summit Entertainment and Rhino Films a...

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List of films shot in Sydney

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...The following is a list of films shot wholly or partly in Sydney or elsewhere in New South Wales .... ...The following is a list of films shot wholly or partly in Sydney or elsewhere in New South Wales . There are almost 200 movies ... ...ney or elsewhere in New South Wales . There are almost 200 movies listed in the IMDb as having been shot in Sydney. This is a list of the more promi... ... or elsewhere in New South Wales . There are almost 200 movies listed in the IMDb as having been shot in Sydney. This is a list of the more prominen... ...hot in Sydney. This is a list of the more prominent, commercial or notable films. Films { !Film !Year !Locations !References 40, 000 Horse... ..., Sydney, West Pymble, St Ives, Sydney, New South Wales - Australia The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert 1994 Broken Hill, Dar... ...s; Gold Coast, Queensland - Australia; Hollywood, Los Angeles, California; Las Vegas, Nevada - USA Red Planet 2000 Balmain, Homebush Bay, ... ...old Coast, Queensland - Australia; Hollywood, Los Angeles, California; Las Vegas, Nevada - USA Red Planet 2000 Balmain, Homebush Bay, Pros... ...Film Corporation World cinema List of Australian films List of films set in Australia List of films shot in Adelaide List of films shot in D...

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List of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender-related films

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... This article lists lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender-related films. The list includes film s that deal with or feature significant ... ... This article lists lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender-related films. The list includes film s that deal with or feature significant LGBT ... ... and may have same-sex romance or relationships as an important plot device. The English film title, original title, country of origin and productio... ...ion year are listed. Ordering is alphabetical by title. Made-for-television films are likewise listed separately . There is also a list of films ... ...erdu (Straight for the Heart), Canada/Switzerland (1988) A mi madre le gustan las mujeres (My Mother Likes Women), Spain (2002) À toute vitesse (Fu... ... Academy (アカデミー), Australia/Japan (2007) Achilles, (short – The Best of Boys in Love ), UK (1996) Across the Universe, US (2007) An Act of Valour, U... ..., Germany (1998)Alldays: Nichōme no Asahi (ALLDAYS 二丁目の朝日), Japan (2008), film set in 1958 Shinjuku ni-chōme, Tokyo Almost Normal, US (2005) Altitu... ...rmany (1998)Alldays: Nichōme no Asahi (ALLDAYS 二丁目の朝日), Japan (2008), film set in 1958 Shinjuku ni-chōme, Tokyo Almost Normal, US (2005) Altitude F... ...rassez qui vous voudrez (Summer Things), France/UK/Italy (2002) Emporte-moi (Set Me Free), Canada/Switzerland/France (1999) En kort en lang (Shake ...

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Coachella Valley

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...//www.languagehat.com/archives/001249.php which quotes California Place Names: The Origin and Etymology of Current Geographical Names, Gudde and Brigh... ...igin and Etymology of Current Geographical Names, Gudde and Bright is a valley in Southern California which extends for approximately 45 mi in Ri... ... which extends for approximately 45 mi in Riverside County southeast from the San Bernardino Mountains to the northern shore of the Salton Sea... ...ns . The San Andreas Fault crosses the valley from the Chocolate Mountains in the southeast corner and along the centerline of the Little San Bern... ...q and Egypt. Sixty-eight shoots were distributed across the Southwest U.S. in Las Cruces, New Mexico, Yuma, Arizona, Phoenix, Arizona, and several ... ...heatres (3 screens), home of the Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films and a participating venue for the Palm Springs International Fi... ...alme d'Or (10 screens), Palm DesertMetro 8 (now the Regal 8), Spanish-language films, Indio Notable residents and visitors The area has been a magne... ...960 and 1965 ( Generation X-ers usually those born from 1960 to 1982), and is set in the Palm Springs of the late 1980s. A second classic 1980s nove... ... rich teenagers of Los Angeles, has its climactic scenes of excess and despair set in Palm Springs. The film Less Than Zero was made in 1987, direct...

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Top of the World (1997 film)

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... English Top of the World is a 1997 film directed by Sidney J. Furie and starring Peter Wel... ...d David Alan Grier, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Peter Coyote and Joe Pantoliano. The plot is set in Las Vegas. Plot I... ... Grier, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Peter Coyote and Joe Pantoliano. The plot is set in Las Vegas. Plot In Las Vegas ... ...er, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Peter Coyote and Joe Pantoliano. The plot is set in Las Vegas. Plot In Las Vegas for ... ... Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Peter Coyote and Joe Pantoliano. The plot is set in Las Vegas. Plot In Las Vegas for a q... ... Categories English-language films 1997 films American crime... ... 1997 films American crime thriller films American films Psychologi... ... Films directed by Sidney J. Furie Films set in the Las Vegas Valley 1990s crime thriller film... ... Films directed by Sidney J. Furie Films set in the Las Vegas Valley 1990s crime thriller films ...

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America's Party

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...America's Party is the name of the free New Year's Eve event held on the Las Vegas Strip put together by L... ...America's Party is the name of the free New Year's Eve event held on the Las Vegas Strip put together by Las Vegas Events and the Las Vegas Conventi... ...Eve event held on the Las Vegas Strip put together by Las Vegas Events and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.[1] The party is telecast w... ...ty: Live from Las Vegas.[2] The party also encompasses the paid event held in the Fremont Street Experience.[3] The party's high p... ...nd based show due to additional fire department requirements that were put in place following the Monte Carlo Hotel fire. The firework for the Takin' ... ... List of films set around New Year ... ... List of films set around New Year ... ... List of films set around New Year ... ... List of films set around New Year ...

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Wedding Bell Blues (film)

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... Production company Cineplex Odeon Films Curb Entertainment ... ...dy film, directed by Dana Lustig and starring Illeana Douglas, supermodel Paulina Porizkova, and Julie Warner. The film was named after the classic 19... ...olet Debbie Reynolds as Herself Release The film, with an R Rating, grossed onl... ...Herself Release The film, with an R Rating, grossed only $44,052 in the domestic box office, on a maximu... ...g Bell Blues at Rotten Tomatoes Categories English-language films 1996 films ... ... American romantic comedy films Female buddy films Films set in the Las Vegas Valley ... ... American romantic comedy films Female buddy films Films set in the Las Vegas Valley ... ...American romantic comedy films Female buddy films Films set in the Las Vegas Valley ... ...ican romantic comedy films Female buddy films Films set in the Las Vegas Valley Film...

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Machine Gun McCain

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...toccabili'' and also known as For a Price) is a 1969 Italian crime film directed by Giuliano Montaldo based on the 1961 novel Candyleg by Ovid Demaris... ...Don Salvatore Gena Rowlands as Rosemary Scott Dan Gregory as The Baby-Faced Killer ... ... Categories Use dmy dates from October 2014 1969 films All film ar... ...ms All film articles using the film date template English-language films Articles co... ... Films directed by Giuliano Montaldo Films based on novels Films set in California ... ...ilms directed by Giuliano Montaldo Films based on novels Films set in California Fil... ... Films based on novels Films set in California Films set in the Las Vegas Valley ... ...lms set in California Films set in the Las Vegas Valley Films shot in California Fil... ...in the Las Vegas Valley Films shot in California Films shot in the Las Vegas Valley ...

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