”If this depressing event had not occurred, he would be remembered for having come to Boston and having restored order and stability and harmony into the archdiocese because, remember, in the decade before he came, Boston was a badly divided city with hatred, violence, racism, the busing crisis. The city was terribly divided. He came in with Ray Flynn, who I believe did a good job as mayor in restoring political and social order, and in a sense Law has done the same thing in religious circles..
GENOVESE: Well, for me, going in, it was an effort to try to live through what she lived through in the very street with the buildings virtually the same as they were 50 years before. What it turned into for me was a morph to kind of my philosophical/spiritual bent, which is it’s not just Kitty on the street. It’s all of us on the street..
He says it holds even if Palestinians are under attack. But many see results, though dismal, as useful. But he was hanged as a murderer. And so I think it’s an interesting balance, it’s the balance of those two things, the tension between the two that makes him his mark so profound. His boxing skills were, you know, he’s arguably the greatest fighter of all time, heavyweight, when he was in his prime, for sure. I mean, he really was something else before he was banned from boxing in 1967..
The museum reopened this weekend after a three year closure to build an addition. Its expanded collection includes works by modern icons such as Andy Warhol, Mark Rothko and Richard Serra, and some new interactive technology. And like a growing number of museums, the San Francisco MOMA hopes the new tech doesn’t get in the way of looking at the art..
TV ads are built on one simple idea: If you buy X, you’ll get Y. But Y is rarely the product itself. Rather, it’s a positive emotion, a perfect relationship, higher social status or an amazing experience. Three time Pro Bowl receiver Dez Bryant is a free agent after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys on Friday afternoon. He leaves as the franchise’s all time touchdown leader (73) and has many wondering whether he can contribute to a team in need of pass catchers. Except for Bryant, whostill feels he has a lot to contribute to a franchise willing to take the chance Dallas made a big mistake.
This memorial was first planned for downtown, at Calvert and Fayette streets. Residents there nixed the idea, fearful that such a freestanding structure might topple on their homes. So it was decided to build on its current site north of the center city, at the time an expanse of thick woods and cultivated fields owned by John Eager Howard, Revolutionary War hero and former Maryland senator and governor..