Gilbert Stuart

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Name: Gilbert Stuart
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

The face of Christ

What did Jesus look like? There are no photographs or paintings of Christ. There are no sculpted images. He posed for no fresco artisan. The image on the Shroud of Turin may seem persuasively real, but there is no absolute assurance of its authenticity. ... [Published Arlington Catholic Herald - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

28 Incredible Facts About New England

1. A law was introduced in the Maine state legislature in 1939 to make it illegal to add tomatoes to clam chowder. (Because fuck Manhattan “clam chowder” or whatever that crap is.)2. Dunkin’ Donuts, which first opened in Quincy, MA, estimates that it ... [Published BuzzFeed - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Achenbach: The Charmin Dome over the White House

By September 30 at 8:29 AMEvery day my colleague Carol Leonnig has another amazing story about the tissue-thin defensive perimeter at the White House, where apparently you can jump the fence, run across the lawn, barrel through the unlocked front door, ... [Published Washington Post - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 3 reports

Prosecutor: Suspect in attempted kidnapping of school girl, 12, used customer’s car

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A local mechanic accused of grabbing a 12-year-old schoolgirl and trying to drag her into a car was arraigned Monday on an attempted kidnapping charge.Jose Torrez, 42, spoke through a Spanish interpreter at District Court, where a judge ... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 4 reports

Man accused of trying to abduct girl

Jose TorrezPolice said a man tried to abduct a girl while she walked to school in Providence.Police said Jose Torrez grabbed the 12-year-old girl by the wrist on Burnett Street on Thursday. She was on her way to Gilbert Stuart Middle School on Princeton ... [Published TurnTo10.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Baltimore Celebrates 200 Years Since Raising the Star-Spangled Banner

One is a city of marble halls and memorials; the other is a city of marble steps in its blocks of rowhouses.Neighbors Baltimore and Washington are so close on I-95 and yet so far, like 40 going on 500 miles away. One is a little long on civic self-esteem; ... [Published US News & World Report - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Why Americans Celebrate the Burning of Washington

This Sunday marks the 200th anniversary of one of the low points in early U.S. history. On August 24, 1814, at 1:00 p.m., with the temperatures hovering near 100 degrees, a British army headed by Major General Robert Ross, an accomplished field commander ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Canada’s most valuable portrait? 18th-century painting of legendary Mohawk chief sells for $7.5 million

It may be the most valuable portrait of a Canadian historical figure that’s ever been produced. And the stunning $7.5-million sale at a British auction earlier this month of an 18th-century depiction of legendary aboriginal leader Joseph Brant is a testament ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 25 2014]
First reported May 26 2014 - Updated May 26 2014 - 1 reports

George Washington’s Cook

Another portrait in the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum in Madrid, not as good as Ghirlandaio’s exquisite memorial to Giovanna Tornabuoni but of greater historical interest to American readers. Smartphone photo by me, you get what you pay for here. ... [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 26 2014]

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The face of Christ [Published Arlington Catholic Herald - 13 hours ago]
28 Incredible Facts About New England [Published BuzzFeed - Oct 21 2014]
Achenbach: The Charmin Dome over the White House [Published Washington Post - Sep 30 2014]
Prosecutor: Suspect in attempted kidnapping of ... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 22 2014]
Man due in court attempted abduction in Providence [Published ABC6.com - Sep 22 2014]
Man who tried to abduct child due in court [Published TurnTo10.com - Sep 22 2014]
Man accused of trying to abduct girl [Published TurnTo10.com - Sep 19 2014]
Providence man accused of trying to kidnap girl... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 19 2014]
Man arrested for attempted abduction in Providence [Published ABC6.com - Sep 19 2014]
Man charged with attempted kidnapping of Provid... [Published WPRI - Sep 19 2014]
Baltimore Celebrates 200 Years Since Raising th... [Published US News & World Report - Sep 15 2014]
Why Americans Celebrate the Burning of Washington [Published TIME.com - Aug 22 2014]
Canada’s most valuable portrait? 18th-century p... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 25 2014]
George Washington’s Cook [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 26 2014]
The pathology of genius [Published Spiked Online - Mar 28 2014]
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Why Americans Celebrate the Burning of Washington [Published TIME.com - Aug 22 2014]
This Sunday marks the 200th anniversary of one of the low points in early U.S. history. On August 24, 1814, at 1:00 p.m., with the temperatures hovering near 100 degrees, a British army headed by Major General Robert Ross, an accomplished field commander ...
Canada’s most valuable portrait? 18th-century p... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 25 2014]
It may be the most valuable portrait of a Canadian historical figure that’s ever been produced. And the stunning $7.5-million sale at a British auction earlier this month of an 18th-century depiction of legendary aboriginal leader Joseph Brant is a testament ...
George Washington’s Cook [Published The Reality-Based Community - May 26 2014]
Another portrait in the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum in Madrid, not as good as Ghirlandaio’s exquisite memorial to Giovanna Tornabuoni but of greater historical interest to American readers. Smartphone photo by me, you get what you pay for here. ...
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