TEDx takes Milwaukee for a second time - On Milwaukee The talks – from speakers like the late Roger Ebert, Bill Gates ... the city that shares its name. "I absolutely love it here," Davis said. "I ... 04/9/2014 - 11:33 am | View Link
6 Film Critics Who Will Partially Fill the Void Left by Roger Ebert ... world must now turn to another writer who exhibits not only the same candor and elegance as Ebert, but more importantly, one who shares his ferocious love of movies. Here are six critics who have what it takes: Although she is chief film critic for ... 04/8/2013 - 9:17 am | View Link
Roger Ebert dies: 9 facts about the Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic "I liked Google when it was first introduced, and bought shares the day it went public ... In an August 2009 blog post (Warning: Link contains expletives), Ebert wrote, "I came to love the program and the friends I was making through meetings, some ... 04/4/2013 - 9:14 pm | View Link
Roger Ebert Shares His Epic Love Story With Wife Chaz We like to tell people we were “introduced by Ann Landers,” which is technically true, although Eppie Lederer didn’t know her at the time. The night I took Eppie to an open AA meeting, we decided to go out to dinner together afterwards; this was the ... 07/20/2012 - 3:39 am | View Link
Roger Ebert shares his top 20 films of 2011 I'm going to begin with Roger Ebert's top 20 films of 2011. I think he's really put a good list together here. Nice to see films like DRIVE, SHAME, TAKE SHELTER, among others getting some love from the critic. Check it out below. For his thoughts on each ... 12/19/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
A Writer’s Voice, Now Muted but Still Lively This format may seem superficial, but the book actually honors Mr. Ebert’s deep affinity with Thomas Wolfe. He shares Wolfe’s love affair with memory and passionate hunger for experience without Wolfe’s windy verbosity — or Wolfe’s way ... 09/22/2011 - 10:20 am | View Link
Roger Ebert Quotes Enjoy the best Roger Ebert Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Roger Ebert, American Critic, Born June 18, 1942. Share with your friends. 04/19/2014 - 11:52 pm | View Website
I Am Love Movie Review & Film Summary (2010) | Roger Ebert Did she understand when she married her husband what sort of family she was joining? She knew they were rich Italian aristocrats, operators of textile mills in Milan. 04/19/2014 - 11:42 am | View Website
Roger Ebert's Journal | Roger Ebert Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member ... 04/19/2014 - 9:12 am | View Website
Roger Ebert Roger Ebert is a national treasure. He is the most recognizable and well known movie critic. He has been my favorite writer for some time now. I do not always agree ... 04/18/2014 - 5:56 pm | View Website
By Bryan Painter, Staff WriterProfessionally and in service to his country, Rodney J. McKinley rose to the highest non-commissioned officer position in the U. S. Air Force when serving as 15th chief master sergeant.
But stop there, and you’ve missed the mark on why McKinley rose to that position.
And you’ll miss the beliefs he carried with him to the position of chief human resources officer for Oklahoma City Public Schools.
On a recent morning, McKinley, 58, scanned a list of some of the hundreds of inspirational tweets he has shared.
The Mount Orab, Ohio, native was asked to pull out just a couple tweets that pertain to his life in his current position.
First chosen was: “The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.”
As a school official, budget concerns represent ongoing challenges.
By Matt Dinger, Staff WriterMembers of the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations cold case fingerprints unit are willing to lend a hand to any law enforcement agencies that need help with old cases.
Since the group’s formation in October, members have searched and logged 288 cases.
By Diana Baldwin, Staff WriterNORMAN — EH Pittman isn’t looking forward to tornado season, his first since the May 20 Moore tornado that left him in a wheelchair and his broken shoulders blades still healing.
Pittman, an employee of the Moore 7-Eleven, climbed on top of his co-worker, a mother and her baby as they hunkered down in the restroom while an EF5 tornado tore the building into a pile of rubble.
Megan Futrell, 29, and her 4-month-old son, Case, died, something that still haunts Pittman, a 30-year-old husband and father of two.
Terri Long, 49, was the third person to die at the store, at SW 4 and Telephone Road, on her way home from work.
Almost a year later, Pittman and his wife, Jean, spend their days going to doctors’ appointments and physical therapy sessions.
By Chris Casteel, Washington BureauWASHINGTON — Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Patrice Douglas raised far more money than the rest of the many candidates vying for the Oklahoma City-area congressional seat, according to campaign finance reports filed this week.
Douglas, an Edmond Republican, reported raising $404,537 from late January through March.
By Brandy McDonnell, Features WriterThe Festival of the Arts is carving out a new look for one of its standing attractions.
When the festival starts Tuesday, people will find a new splash of color and a strong showcase of Oklahoma artists in the festival Sculpture Park, again situated on the southeast lawn of Stage Center.
“I think it’s going to look really cool and different,” said Festival Director Angela Cozby.
“Sculpture is typically bronze or wood.