| Nov 27, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Gerrick Kennedy is back with another contribution to the Hero Complex with a report on an interesting artifact that once belonged to the "real" Alice of "Alice in Wonderland" fame... Former NFL player Pat McInally went down the rabbit hole......
| Apr 29, 2009
Peter Dennis, a British actor who toured for decades in his one-man show of readings from “Winnie-the-Pooh” and other A.A. Milne classics, died April 18 of cancer at his Shadow Hills home, said his wife, Diane. He was 75.
Dennis was 36 before...
| May 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Now I am six, I'm as clever as clever. So I think I'll be six now For ever and ever. This snippet from A.A. Milne's poems for children came to mind this morning when my daughter reminded us at breakfast......
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Stagemakers at the J takes audiences on a trip to the Hundred Acre Woods in its musical version of “Winnie the Pooh” at the Jewish Community Center in Allentown this weekend. Relive A.A. Milne’s beloved stories as 18 actors age 7 to 15...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 2:30 AM
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Bilbo Baggins, the head hobbit in J.R.R. Tolkien's 1937 novel, may be diminutive in stature, but the marketing blitz associated with this month's film treatment of his adventures is as tall as the starting lineup of the Chicago Bulls: a Middle-...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Carl Sandburg wrote, "A baby is God's opinion that life should go on."
Oh, God, dear God, what is your opinion about the slaughter of 20 babies and their brave teachers? Is it now your opinion that life should not go on? This is one path some have...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 8:35 AM
"If ever there is tomorrow when we're not together... there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we're apart... I'll always...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Walt Disney Co. has won an appeals court ruling that protects the Burbank entertainment giant's trademarks to the valuable Winnie the Pooh characters.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington upheld a decision by the U.S. Patent...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Chip Fesko keeps a folder of his past correspondence, a nearly inch-thick stack of the words that cause less-resilient authors to pack it in:
"We have now had a chance to consider your material, and we regret to say that it is not right for us."...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Elizabeth McKenrick Winstead, an award-winning knitter and Bryn Mawr School graduate who established a scholarship fund there, died Tuesday of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 73.
Mrs. Winstead, who went by the nickname Libby, was born...