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Quote of the Day
Thomas Hardy
"Fear is the mother of foresight."

How to of the Day
How to Prevent Friends from Posting on Your Facebook Wall
This wikiHow teaches you how to stop others from posting to your Facebook wall using both the mobile app and desktop site.

Sports : NPR
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Writes About His Friendship With Coach Wooden
NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to writer and sports legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about his book, Coach Wooden and Me, about his 50-year relationship with his UCLA basketball coach John Wooden.
Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes
In the final strides of a surprise win, Cloud Computing nosed ahead of Classic Empire to claim the second jewel of the Triple Crown on Saturday upsetting the favorite, Always Dreaming.
Saturday Sports: NBA Finals, Tom Brady's Concussions
NPR's Scott Simon talks with Howard Bryant of ESPN about a possible rematch between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors, and revelations about Tom Brady's concussions.
Nashville Goes Nuts For Hockey And The Predators
A decade ago, the NHL's experiment with hockey in Nashville, Tenn., was in trouble. Now "Smashville" fans are in love with the Predators, who are playing in their first Western Conference finals.
Baseball Player David Ortiz On Being 'Big Papi'
David Greene talks with legendary baseball player David Ortiz. His career includes three World Series wins with the Boston Red Sox. Ortiz retired in 2016 and is out with a new memoir.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell

Arts & Life : NPR
David Lynch's Trippy 'Twin Peaks' Revival Is A Love Letter To Hardcore Fans
Lynch has assembled a rambling, surreal story that vaults from a spiritual limbo to towns all over the country. But as any Twin Peaks fan can tell you, the story really isn't the point.
He's Leaving On A Jet Plane, Should You Follow Him?
Dear Sugar Radio is a podcast offering "radical empathy" and advice for the lost, lonely and heartsick. Today the hosts consider whether to move to a new place for a relationship.
In 'Margot Sanchez,' A Teen Grows Up And Learns To Love The Bronx
Instead of going to the beach with her prep school friends, Margot is stuck working at her father's supermarket in the Bronx. Lilliam Rivera says her YA novel was inspired by her own Bronx childhood.
In 'A King's Obsession,' Anne Boleyn's True Love Is Power
Alison Weir takes a fresh look at familiar territory in this retelling of the story of Anne Boleyn. Weir's version of Anne is fiercely smart and guilty only of craving power that was hers by right.
Cloud Eggs: The Latest Instagram Food Fad Is Actually Centuries Old
The fanciful dish was meant to impress nearly 400 years ago, so don't roll your eyes at photos of these pretty edibles: They're actually a time-honored tradition tinged with a bit of kitchen science.

Coming Soon Movies
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Opens Friday, May 26, 2017

Deadly ghost pirates are determined to kill every pirate at sea... including Captain Jack Sparrow.

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Opens Thursday, May 25, 2017

Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchanan butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.

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Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Opens Friday, Jun 2, 2017

A hypnotized man becomes the superhero Captain Underpants.

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Wonder Woman

Opens Friday, Jun 2, 2017

An Amazon princess becomes the superhero Wonder Woman.

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It Comes at Night

Opens Friday, Jun 9, 2017

Two families try to keep evil at bay during the apocalypse.

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Megan Leavey

Opens Friday, Jun 9, 2017

MEGAN LEAVEY is based on the true life story of a young marine corporal (Kate Mara) whose unique discipline and bond with her military combat dog saved many lives during their deployment in Iraq.

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The Mummy (2017)

Opens Friday, Jun 9, 2017

An ancient queen is awakened from her crypt beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

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47 Meters Down

Opens Friday, Jun 16, 2017

Two sisters vacationing in Mexico become trapped in a shark cage on the ocean floor. As their oxygen starts to run out and with great white sharks circling them, the sisters must find a way to get to the surface alive.

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