July 6, 1866 Benjamin Disraeli

https://www.facebook.com/kevindayhoff/posts/10220068097306297 July 6, 1866 Benjamin Disraeli Not sure of my favorite date in history, but July 6, 1866 is fairly significant. On that date the Earl of Beaconsfield Benjamin Disraeli succeeded Wm. Ewart Gladstone as the Chancellor of the Exchequer. From 1850 through the 1860s, Lord Derby had formed three governments. Disraeli served as the … Continue reading July 6, 1866 Benjamin Disraeli

Common Ground class: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement

Common Ground class: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement Common Ground: July 13-17, 2020 1:00 – 2:15 p.m. Drs. Charlie Collyer and Pam Zappardino will be teaching a couple of online courses at Common Ground during Traditions Week III (Mon July 13 through Fri July 17). One is called Stories of the Civil Rights Movement, … Continue reading Common Ground class: Stories of the Civil Rights Movement

Editor and Publisher: July 2, 2006: Survey Shows Some Columnists Get “Hot” While Writing

Editor and Publisher: July 2, 2006: Survey Shows Some Columnists Get "Hot" While Writing http://www.editorandpublisher.com/eandp/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1002765302 By Dave Astor Published: July 02, 2006 (Sadly – the link is dead….. When I was double-checking to make sure the link is dead I came across this - Read what Wonkette says about this column here: https://www.wonkette.com/breaking-17-of-newspaper-columnists-clearly-virgins) BOSTON There are thousands of … Continue reading Editor and Publisher: July 2, 2006: Survey Shows Some Columnists Get “Hot” While Writing

Why we capitalize ‘Black’ (and not ‘white’)

For all my AP Style - editor geek friends... https://www.cjr.org/analysis/capital-b-black-styleguide.php AT THE COLUMBIA JOURNALISM REVIEW, we capitalize Black, and not white, when referring to groups in racial, ethnic, or cultural terms. For many people, Black reflects a shared sense of identity and community. [...] In deciding on a styling, fusspot grammarians and addled copy editors … Continue reading Why we capitalize ‘Black’ (and not ‘white’)

Why police defunding is not an election story — Columbia Journalism Review

On this week’s Kicker, journalist Jack Herrera and Kyle Pope, editor and publisher of CJR, discuss the gaps in newsroom’s coverage of the defunding debate, and the blind spots journalists still have as a result of the lack of newsroom diversity. CJR · Why police defunding is not an election story SHOW NOTES The…Why police defunding … Continue reading Why police defunding is not an election story — Columbia Journalism Review

BLACKPINK(블랙핑크) – How You Like That @인기가요 inkigayo 20200628

https://youtu.be/3h2ldViJ75c I guess my favorite is Blackpink (“How you like that,”) – but I started out with BTS when they were still considered Hip Hop. And I got to K-pop by way of trance… Mostly listening to it before I saw much in the way of videos. For a sample go here: https://youtu.be/3h2ldViJ75cRead much more here: … Continue reading BLACKPINK(블랙핑크) – How You Like That @인기가요 inkigayo 20200628

NPR: K-Pop’s Digital ‘Army’ Musters To Meet The Moment, Baggage In Tow

Read much more here: https://www.npr.org/2020/06/24/882867577/k-pops-digital-army-musters-to-meet-the-moment-baggage-in-tow NPR: K-Pop's Digital 'Army' Musters To Meet The Moment, Baggage In Tow June 24, 20202:00 PM ET Heard on Morning Edition HAERYUN KANG A week before President Trump held his controversial campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., was when Viviana Dark, a K-pop fan from Wisconsin (who has requested pseudonymity over … Continue reading NPR: K-Pop’s Digital ‘Army’ Musters To Meet The Moment, Baggage In Tow

Who enforces mask rules in Carroll County Maryland?

Who enforces mask rules in Carroll County? CORONAVIRUS With coronavirus pandemic ongoing, who enforces mask rules in Carroll County? By SHREEYA AGARWAL CARROLL COUNTY TIMES | JUL 05, 2020 AT 5:00 AM https://www.baltimoresun.com/coronavirus/cc-carroll-coronavirus-masks-rules-enforcement-20200705-ujsg62rxybhz5apnifhbe3nx3m-story.html#nt=related-content You notice that many of your favorite local businesses have begun to open their doors after months of closure, per state orders … Continue reading Who enforces mask rules in Carroll County Maryland?