Mary Schmich

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Name: Mary Schmich
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Plastic-bag bans leave dog owners divided on waste disposal

at 3:03 pmMary SchmichTribune MediaWhile Chicago may finally ban retailers from dispensing plastic shopping bags, the free and flimsy kind that flutter in the trees, snag in fences and blow like tumbleweeds across our potholed streets, there’s another ... [Published Osceola News Gazette - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Top 10 best/cheesiest graduation songs

Graduation is upon us once again. And as a new batch of graduates will walk across the stage in a few days, ready to embark on new adventures, nostalgia is bound to set it. Musicians have been attempting to express these feelings for decades, so we’ve ... [Published U-Wire.com - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Life Is Complicated. Let A Hit From The '90s Break It Down For Ya.

The original version of this started out like this: "Inside every adult lurks a graduation speaker dying to get out, some world-weary pundit eager to pontificate on life to young people who'd rather be Rollerblading." What would you say in a commencement ... [Published Upworthy - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

What’s it like being the mother of teen sensation?

at 2:36 pmMary SchmichTribune MediaBerit Engen drove her famous daughter to school one rainy morninglast week.It was the day The New York Times published a big story headlined “Tavi and the Taviettes,” about the influence Tavi Gevinson, “the 17-year-old ... [Published Osceola News Gazette - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Keep It Brief, Commencement Speakers! No One Will Remember Anyway

By NPR StaffApril 13, 2014It's that time of year when colleges and universities send out press releases touting which coveted commencement speakers they've snagged.President Obama will deliver the address at University of California, Irvine. Vice President ... [Published WVPE 88.1 - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Fishing at Montrose Harbor

_ Mary Schmich’s column on fishing at Montrose Harbor touched me, as I recall many occasions as a child sitting and watching people — including my dad — fish.Lake Michigan is one of this city’s treasures and beckons to all to enjoy her, whether for fishing, ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Commencement Speeches Are for Suckers

College presidents — and I was one for 22 years — have few more thankless jobs than procuring (and that’s the right word) commencement speakers. More Succeeding in Places for Which Your Past Hasn’t Prepared You Court: NYC Can Ban Church Service In Public ... [Published Time - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Gregg Nunney: Grasp the possibilities

If I’ve had a bad day, I default to one song.Everybody’s Free to Wear Sunscreen by Baz Luhrmann.If you don’t know it, the premise is simple.In the late 1990s Mary Schmich wrote a Chicago Tribune column called Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on ... [Published Northamptonshire Telegraph - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

BC-schmich 04/02 TMS Original

MARY SCHMICH For release 04/02/14(NOTICE: For retransmission or other content delivery inquiries, please contact TCA Customer Service, 1-800-346-8798, tcacustomerservice@tribune.com.)(PHOTO: One photo accompanies this column. FILE NAME: 20130327hdmsc ... [Published Columbus - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Death was his subject, but he didn’t want to leave

at 1:16 pmMary SchmichTribune MediaWhen I heard the news that Sherwin Nuland, author of “How We Die: Reflections on Life’s Final Chapter,” had died, I immediately thought of a song. It’s by Iris DeMent and it begins:“Go on ahead and go home, Go on ahead ... [Published Osceola News Gazette - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Friends

"Understand that friends come and go, but with a precious few you should hold on." - Mary SchmichAs my children grow and start needing friends their own age, it brings back memories of the friendships that have come and gone in my life. I am still in ... [Published Fairmont Sentinel - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Mary Schmich: Death baffles us

Columnist Mary Schmich reflects on the death of Sherwin Nuland, who wrote about how we die.Click to Continue » ... [Published Anchorage Daily News - Mar 19 2014]

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Plastic-bag bans leave dog owners divided on wa... [Published Osceola News Gazette - 12 hours ago]
Top 10 best/cheesiest graduation songs [Published U-Wire.com - Apr 23 2014]
Life Is Complicated. Let A Hit From The '90s Br... [Published Upworthy - Apr 21 2014]
What’s it like being the mother of teen sensation? [Published Osceola News Gazette - Apr 16 2014]
Keep It Brief, Commencement Speakers! No One Wi... [Published WVPE 88.1 - Apr 13 2014]
Fishing at Montrose Harbor [Published Chicago Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
Commencement Speeches Are for Suckers [Published Time - Apr 08 2014]
Commencement Speeches Are for Suckers [Published TIME.com - Apr 08 2014]
Gregg Nunney: Grasp the possibilities [Published Northamptonshire Telegraph - Apr 07 2014]
08:15 Gregg Nunney: Grasp the possibilities [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 07 2014]
BC-schmich 04/02 TMS Original [Published Columbus - Apr 02 2014]
Death was his subject, but he didn’t want to leave [Published Osceola News Gazette - Mar 20 2014]
Honorary John Vietnam Nguyen Way dedicated [Published Chicago Now - Mar 20 2014]
Friends [Published Fairmont Sentinel - Mar 19 2014]
Mary Schmich: Death baffles us [Published Anchorage Daily News - Mar 19 2014]
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