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At the centre of the novel are the members of a love triangle, united ...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
At the centre of the novel are the members of a love triangle, united by their obsessions and fascination with a 17th-century Mohawk, Saint Kateri Tekakwitha. The triangle is made up of the unnamed narrator, an authority on the vanishing A———— tribe; his wife Edith, one of the last surviving members of the tribe; and their maniacal and domineering friend, "F.", who may or may not exist.
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Reclaiming the past of Mohawk society's Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

The Globe and Mail - 16 Oct 2018
Many outside the church and Mohawk communities know about St. Kateri through Leonard Cohen's 1966 novel, Beautiful Losers, in which a randy scholar recounts his fascination with her story, and with her virginal unavailability. Cohen seems to have done ...
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Philosophy now: O'Neill under pressure to deliver a belief system

Irish Examiner - 16 Oct 2018
The book uses a Niall Quinn quote to encapsulate that pre-Charlton era of Irish football: “Beautiful, skilled losers”. Questions about professionalism and playing style lingered long after Jack Charlton, exploding in the great Saipan civil war that ...
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Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen speaks from beyond the grave

The Spectator USA - 09 Oct 2018
In 1966, his first novel, the racy Beautiful Losers, made him a literary figure of minor renown in his native Canada. But soon he was ready to try something different. In 1967, at the age of 33, he made his debut as a musician with Songs of Leonard Cohen.
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Are Republicans born wimps, 'nice guys'?

Sumter Item - 03 Oct 2018
Republican leaders are "a bunch of wimps," said Jerry Falwell Jr. Conservatives and Christians need to stop electing "nice guys." "The U.S. needs street fighters like Donald Trump at every level of government because the liberal fascists Dems are ...
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Are Republicans Born Wimps?

A Magazine of American Culture - 02 Oct 2018
As my late friend Sam Francis said in the title of his book, many Republicans are perfectly content with being "Beautiful Losers." Yet the stakes here are immense. Consider how the Supreme Court has remade the America we grew up in. Since World War II, ...
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Column number 186, a last word

Claremont Courier - 12 Oct 2018
Leonard Cohen, the Canadian singer-songwriter, poet and novelist, is said to have flung his typewriter into the Aegean Sea after completing his novel, Beautiful Losers. With this column I am finished with “Out of My Mind” for the Claremont COURIER, but ...
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Buchanan: Are Republicans born wimps?

Daily Herald - 04 Oct 2018
As my late friend Sam Francis said in the title of his book, many Republicans are perfectly content with being “Beautiful Losers.” Yet the stakes here are immense. Consider how the Supreme Court has remade the America we grew up in. Since World War II, ...
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Remembering the Scene at Alleged, Where '90s Misfits Found a Home

The Cut - 24 Aug 2018
To mark the tenth anniversary of his cult 2008 documentary film Beautiful Losers, which immortalizes Alleged's status as a '90s haven until its closing in 2001, Rose partnered with RVCA and Red Hook Labs to bring the gallery back to life. “Now & Then ...
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The Winners, Losers, and Surprises of the Toronto Film Festival

Vulture - 17 Sep 2018
It's the year of boy-pain, with Lucas Hedges in two films — one as a gay kid sent to conversion therapy in Boy Erased and the other as a drug addict in Ben Is Back — and Timothée Chalament playing a drug addict in Beautiful Boy. In the race of ...
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Beers, thrills and that mad opera called Oktoberfest

Philippine Star - 03 Oct 2018
What do those beautiful losers inside the bar really want, as the classic OPM song asks: is it true love or a bottle of that lovely inebriating flow of golden brewski? Fast-forward to this moment, as my friend Julius and I have installed ourselves ...
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'Chapo Trap House' And The Slackers' Revolt

HuffPost - 13 Oct 2018
The hosts often describe their fans as “failsons” or members of the “Dirtbag Left,” and the book functions as a paean to all the beautiful losers who see through the slick phonies on cable TV and corporate media. In an alternative universe where ...
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RVCA Announces “Now & Then: A Decade Of Beautiful Losers”

Shop-Eat-Surf.com - 17 Aug 2018
The “NOW & THEN: A DECADE OF BEAUTIFUL LOSERS” exhibition venerates the 10-year anniversary of the 'Beautiful Losers' documentary that made its US premiere on August 8, 2008 at the IFC center in New York. 'Beautiful Losers,' directed by Aaron ...
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Looking back at the 'Beautiful Losers'

Document Journal - 27 Aug 2018
A new exhibition at The Hole celebrates the 10th anniversary of the documentary Beautiful Losers, which celebrated the 'broke artists' of New York's downtown scene of the early 1990s. In the early '90s downtown New York was free from voyeuristic social ...
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The Winners and Losers From NFL Week 5

The Ringer (blog) - 08 Oct 2018
Joseph's run was beautiful. His teammates blocked out the running backs and tight ends giving chase, but Joseph actually created separation from the various offensive linemen trying to catch up to him. I think he actually accelerates about 30 yards ...
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Review: 'Lodge 49,' Where Beautiful Losers Join the Club

New York Times - 03 Aug 2018
But the show starts from the understanding that “stakes” don't need to be pointy to matter. You care about a drama because you care about the people in it. And “Lodge 49,” about the collection of beautiful losers in a threadbare fraternal society in ...

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