Sunday, March 29, 2015 Nisan 9, 5775

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A trolley zipped down West Philadelphia's Mantua Avenue Sunday morning, past dozens of vacant lots, cracked sidewalks and stately, yet somewhat faded, old row homes. Turning a corner, however, the trolley emerged at an entirely different scene: a giant mural splashed with electric blue and deep purple hues, painted into a collage of swirling butterflies, sunny dandelions and gently rolling...
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Claiming that his reputation has been damaged and that his First Amendment rights were violated, a former art student at Penn State University is suing the institution over the cancellation of his painting exhibit, which depicted anti-Semitism, Islamic fundamentalism and terrorism in Palestinian society. Joshua Stulman, a 24-year-old native of Elkins Park, found himself at the center of controversy last...
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Give me that old-time religion, preferably packaged in a new-style suspender-snapping production such as the one on Broadway that gives "Inherit the Wind" a second -- or is it third? -- wind for theatergoers. The scope of the infamous 1925 "Monkey Trial," in which evolution and creationism swung from different branches of judicial and judicious schisms, echoes still some 80...
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M.J. Fine, JE Feature
There may be some great albums on the way, but the first third of 2007 has been sadly lacking in memorable releases. I've heard some pretty confections that dissolve almost before the last note and plenty of midnight confessionals that are good for wallowing. I've even heard some frighteningly original noise; you must listen to Marnie Stern's "In Advance of...
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Dream journals being kept by students in a college psychology class have provided researchers with a unique look at how people experienced the events of Sept. 11, 2001, including the influence that television coverage of the World Trade Center attacks had on people's levels of stress. Reported in the April 2007 issue of the journal Psychological Science, the study data...
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