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"In art everything is possible, but everything is not necessary.” ― Arvo Pärt Icelandic band goes dark You could count the number of famous music acts to come out of Iceland on one hand– there's Bjork, her band The Sugarcubes, folk group...
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MallWalker commented on FunStuff: Charlottesville events June 28 and beyond
Great, but is there any news on Sullivan ? I couldn't find any on the Hook's website.
Jim Hart commented on FunStuff: Charlottesville events June 28 and beyond
29th Annual Kiwanis Independence Day 5K Race Wednesday Morning, July 4, 2012, 7:30 a.m. Forest Lakes North Subdivision, off 29 N and Proffit Road in Charlottesville To benefit Camp Holiday Trails, a camp for children with special health needs. Register online through Charlottesville Track Club web...
skin commented on Taliban blowback: Fiction tackles reality in debut novel
Yea and read any book on the history of the reasons behind any war or "police action and you will find similar threads..
Buzzman commented on Taliban blowback: Fiction tackles reality in debut novel
Ah, Charlie, the article is saying it was an obscure part of American history in the past, not now. Might want to read before you tell us what to read....
Charlie Wilson commented on Taliban blowback: Fiction tackles reality in debut novel
This isn't an obscure part of America history at all. There's a movie (Charlie Wilson's War) and countless book on the topic. Don't read fiction, read Manhunt by Peter Bergen or for a real example of heroism read Roberts Ridge by Malcolm MacPherson.
ThomasK commented on FunStuff: Charlottesville events May 17 and beyond
huh, some no-name rapper at the Paramount.... way to go
ThomasK commented on FunStuff: Charlottesville events May 17 and beyond
huh, some no-name rapper at the Paramout.... way to go
Kim Bryant commented on FunStuff: Charlottesville events April 19 and beyond
Can we list our 2012 4th of July Parade in your events posting? Here are the details: What: 4th of July Parade When: Wednesday, July 4, 2012 Time: 11:00am Where: Front Street & Main Street, Lovingston Sign up: email: nelsonparade@yahoo.com phone: 263-6700 fax: 263-6713 address: P.O. Box 352,...
26 world commented on Closing chapter: VQR's Genoways resigns, Waldo celebrates
@Brendan: Part of my point is exactly what you've said -- that we don't hear conversations about the content of VQR. But perhaps if local publications like the Hook actually delved into the reasons for the magazine's accolades, we might begin to hear some of those conversations -- they don't begin...

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