Archive for January, 2015

2015 Sundance awards announced

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

It also won a special jury award for cinematography. Directing Award, U.S. Dramatic: Robert Eggers forThe Witch, a horror film set in 1630’s New England about a family homesteading on the edge of a forest where supernatural evil lurks. Directing Award …

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Suburban Homesteaders Group of the Pikes Peak Region

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

a chance to learn more about homesteading, from gardening to livestock such as chickens, to making your own home and body products. General meetings held the first Monday of each month. Find more information online.

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‘Small Feet, Big Land’ is an Alaska memoir worth the trek

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

It’s always interesting to compare this sort of women’s homesteading and exploration memoir with the men’s accounts of the same that are so prevalent in the Alaskan/Canadian literary canon. The McKittrick family’s adventures are full of familiar …

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‘Me And Earl And The Dying Girl’ Takes Top Dramatic Honors At Sundance; Is It The Next ‘Whiplash’? – Winners List

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

New England in the 1630s: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness. When their newborn son vanishes and crops fail, the family turns on one another. Beyond their worst fears …

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The 2015 Sundance Film Festival Awards Have Been Announced

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness. When their newborn son vanishes and crops fail, the family turns on one another. Beyond their worst fears, a supernatural evil lurks in the nearby wood. Cast: Anya Taylor Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie …

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Sundance 2015 Awards: ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl’ Wins Big

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

The Directing Award: U.S. Dramatic was presented to: The Witch (Director & Screenwriter: Robert Eggers) — New England in the 1630s: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness.

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JJ Watt living in log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’ to train for next NFL season – Yahoo Sports (blog)

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

FOXSports.com
JJ Watt living in log cabin in 'middle of nowhere' to train for next NFL season
Yahoo Sports (blog)
… a pulley in an old barn somewhere in Siberia, Watt — who will almost surely earn his second NFL Defensive Player of the Year honor when the Associated Press announces the winner on Saturday afternoon — will retreat to a remote log cabin in Wisconsin.
J.J. Watt buys log cabin in middle of nowhere as a reward for solid season FOXSports.com
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J.J. Watt’s off-season getaway: a cabin in the woods in Wisconsin – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Saturday, January 31st, 2015
J.J. Watt's off-season getaway: a cabin in the woods in Wisconsin
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
All we know is what Brian T. Smith of the Chronicle reported Friday about the new off-season getaway of Watt, who could win the NFL's overall MVP award tonight: It's in the "middle of nowhere." "It's really minimalistic." "It's just an empty space and

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New tax proposals, a VA whistleblower and ‘Saginaw soup’: Stories you may have missed

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Some of the most interesting ideas included the installation of city-owned security cameras in the Old Town business district, an urban homesteading program and a program designed to foster new business start-ups and entrepreneurs called “Saginaw Soup.”

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J.J. Watt bought a log cabin in the ‘Middle of nowhere’ so he can train – CBSSports.com

Friday, January 30th, 2015

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J.J. Watt bought a log cabin in the 'Middle of nowhere' so he can train
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If you've never seen "Rocky IV" or if you get your Rocky movies confused, "Rocky IV" is the one where Rocky goes to Russia and trains in a log cabin in the middle of nowhere. Apparently, Watt is basically doing the same thing this offseason, except his
JJ Watt will train in a log cabin in the 'middle of nowhere' SportingNews.com
JJ Watt living in log cabin in 'middle of nowhere' to train for next NFL season Yahoo Sports (blog)
J.J. Watt buys log cabin in middle of nowhere as a reward for solid season FOXSports.com
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