Henry Higgins

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Name: Henry Higgins
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 3 reports

50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than You Remember

Audrey Hepburn in a scene from the film 'My Fair Lady' Archive Photos / Think it's a sexist relic? Think againI know what you’re going to say about Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins. A snobby British guy in a Sherlock suit tries to “improve” a working ... [Published Time - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

This Week in Boomer History: ‘My Fair Lady’ … Jackie O

Notable events from our shared experienceDuring the “Saturday Night Massacre” of Oct. 20, 1973 , U.S. Attorney General Elliott Richardson (left) refuses President Richard Nixon ’s order to fire special Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox and resigns in ... [Published AARP Bulletin Today - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nina Caplan: It’s not our fault we’re a nation of bad drinkers

Every now and then, I remember that not all beverages contain alcohol. It doesn’t happen often, and I don’t count water, as even a dedicated dipsomaniac remains aware of the need to stay moderately hydrated, death being the ultimate booze-free regime. ... [Published New Statesman - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Should You Watch the New ABC Series 'Selfie'?

I saw the commercials for the new ABC series Selfie and thought, "Hmmm, I wonder where they're going with this."Selfie stars Karen Gillan, Scottish actress and former star of my favorite TV show of all time, Doctor Who, and the always dependable John ... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Briones: It’s so passe

SO IT happened in the last week of September. Marites, the Filipina wife of Dedon chief executive officer Hervé Lampert, was arrested in her house in Maria Luisa Estate Park in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City on the 28th. That was a Sunday.She was able to ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Bernard Shaw's PYGMALION

Enigma Theatre presents Bernard Shaw’s popular classic at the Riverhouse Arts Centre, Walton-on-ThamesAfter their well-received sell-out production last year (Alan Ayckbourn’s “Comic Potential”), Enigma Theatre are delighted to be returning to Riverhouse ... [Published Essential Surrey - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Mysteries take up literary characters

A classic story takes on a new twist as Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins team up to solve a murder in "Wouldn't It Be Deadly" by D.E. Ireland. ... [Published News and Sentinel - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Feminism's Pyrrhic victories

Why do fewer young women call themselves "feminists" these days, even when they strive towards the goals? Back in the day before our hair turned gray, most female contemporaries called themselves feminists. What changed?Millennials and Generation X-ers ... [Published Cape Cod Online - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

‘Doctor Who’ star plays social media addict in ‘Selfie’

If 2014 is the year of the selfie — with Ellen DeGeneres’ much-retweeted Oscar photo and the popular song “Selfie” by The Chainsmokers — a TV show about the social media phenomenon was inevitable.ABC’s new comedy “Selfie,” premiering Tuesday at 8 p.m., ... [Published New York Post - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

So why can't a woman be rather more like a man?

Professor Henry Higgins, singing Why Can't a Woman be 'More Like a Man?' in the 1964 musical My Fair Lady didn't realise that these words were presaging a debate that has become known as the gender wars. Hostilities have been ongoing for decades; they ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary for Thomas D. Henry

Thomas D. Henry, 85, died peacefully at an assisted living facility in The Dalles on Sept 12, 2014. He was born on July 19, 1929 in Friendsville,TN to Obie and Carrie Blair Henry. Tom began his career in the newspaper business in 1948 while serving in ... [Published Dalles Chronicle - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Class Act brings ‘My Fair Lady’ to Bock Center

By Peggie Miller / performing arts columnistMusical theatre lovers continue to be attracted to “My Fair Lady,” the classic musical that describes how a Cockney flower girl turns into a fine lady.Now Class Act, theatre for youth, based in The Woodlands, ... [Published Conroe Courier - Sep 28 2014]

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'This kid will be mixing it with the game's best' [Published Albury Border Mail - 14 hours ago]
50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than... [Published Time - Oct 21 2014]
50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Oct 21 2014]
50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than... [Published TIME.com - Oct 21 2014]
This Week in Boomer History: ‘My Fair Lady’ … J... [Published AARP Bulletin Today - Oct 19 2014]
Nina Caplan: It’s not our fault we’re a nation ... [Published New Statesman - Oct 17 2014]
The latest job perk? They’ll freeze your eggs f... [Published Telegraph - Oct 15 2014]
What's the perfect couples costume for Halloween? [Published Examiner.com - Oct 15 2014]
Young Tigers roar in Echuca [Published Midland Express - Oct 10 2014]
Should You Watch the New ABC Series 'Selfie'? [Published Huffington Post - Oct 06 2014]
Briones: It’s so passe [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 06 2014]
Bernard Shaw's PYGMALION [Published Essential Surrey - Oct 06 2014]
Mysteries take up literary characters [Published News and Sentinel - Oct 05 2014]
An In-Depth Cultural Analysis of Asian Male TV ... [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 03 2014]
An Analysis of Asian Male TV Characters Getting... [Published New York Magazine - Oct 03 2014]
Sitcom 'Selfie' pokes fun at our social-media a... [Published Yahoo! News - Oct 03 2014]
Feminism's Pyrrhic victories [Published Cape Cod Online - Oct 01 2014]
'Selfie': 5 Things to Know About ABC's Social M... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Oct 01 2014]
‘Doctor Who’ star plays social media addict in ... [Published New York Post - Sep 30 2014]
So why can't a woman be rather more like a man? [Published Irish Independent - Sep 30 2014]
John Cho: Selfie Conscious [Published Made Man - Sep 29 2014]
Obituary: Henry, Thomas D. - Sun, 28 Sep 2014 PST [Published Spokesman-Review.com - Sep 28 2014]
Class Act brings ‘My Fair Lady’ to Bock Center [Published Conroe Courier - Sep 28 2014]
Obituary for Thomas D. Henry [Published Dalles Chronicle - Sep 27 2014]
‘Selfie,’ way smarter than you’d think [Published Media Life Magazine - Sep 26 2014]
David Candow, ‘host whisperer’ and public radio... [Published Current Online - Sep 23 2014]
It was a case of she’ll be right [Published Parkes Champion-Post - Sep 23 2014]
What fall TV — from “Selfie” to “A to Z” — gets... [Published Salon - Sep 22 2014]
8 awesome places to tailgate... that aren't a f... [Published Thrillist - Sep 17 2014]
The Hole Shebang [Published WWeek - Sep 17 2014]
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50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Oct 21 2014]
I know what you’re going to say about Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins. A snobby British guy in a Sherlock suit tries to “improve” a working woman by teaching her to talk pretty and look bangin’ in necklaces?! Screw you, Henry Higgins! Lean in to the ...
50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than... [Published TIME.com - Oct 21 2014]
I know what you’re going to say about Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins. A snobby British guy in a Sherlock suit tries to “improve” a working woman by teaching her to talk pretty and look bangin’ in necklaces?! Screw you, Henry Higgins! Lean in to the ...
Cal Shakes sculpts a vital, vivacious Pygmalion [Published Chad Jones' Theater Dogs - Aug 06 2014]
Anthony Fusco (left) is Henry Higgins, Catherine Castellanos (center) is Mrs. Pearce and Irene Lucio is Eliza Doolittle in California Shakespeare Theater’s production of Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw. Below: On the streets of Covent Garden – ...
The King’s English [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Jul 31 2014]
I’m not sure Oak Ridge National Laboratory importing the ideas of Dr. Henry Higgins is such a good idea: The rain in Spain won’t be falling mainly on the plain after all, at least not at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The Tennessee-based research ...
REVIEW: Woody Allen’s Magic in the Moonlight: W... [Published TIME.com - Jul 23 2014]
No film character is riper for a take-down than the cynic with a sharp tongue, the nonbeliever whose only god is his own intellect. What other people search for — love, happiness, victory in the Hunger Games — he’s sure is a sham or a scam. This prideful ...
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