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This Is the Real Story Behind Kill The Messenger

TIME - 09 Oct 2014
In a scene from the new movie Kill the Messenger, investigative reporter Gary Webb (played by Jeremy Renner) says that he doesn't believe in conspiracy theories. He does, however, believe in real conspiracies: “If I believe it, there's nothing 'theory ...
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Letter: Like a king, Trump wants to 'kill the messenger'

Fredericksburg.com - 08 Feb 2018
In ancient mythology, when the king did not like a messenger's report, he sometimes commanded, “Kill the messenger.” King Trump does not tolerate negative news, and his response is to kill the messenger. Though the messenger brings the truth, if the ...
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Watching Chris Rock, and America, Fumble Toward Transformation

The New Yorker - 18 Feb 2018
His last special, “Kill the Messenger,” débuted a decade ago, on HBO, home to each of Rock's standup showcases until this one. (His departure for Netflix feels almost bittersweet, like a changing of the guard.) “Kill the Messenger” showed Rock ...
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On 'Tamborine,' Chris Rock Gets Personal for the First Time

The Ringer (blog) - 14 Feb 2018
Chris Rock and his fans have a lot to catch up on. The last time the superstar stand-up released a comedy special was nearly a decade ago, and in the time since, both the world and Rock's personal life have undergone some drastic changes. Kill the ...
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Three arrested in connection to school threat

The Messenger - 19 Feb 2018
The Barbourville Police Department and Kentucky State Police Post 10 were first made aware of the threats on social media around 2 p.m. and initiated a joint investigation, according to BPD Chief Winston Tye. One of the anonymous threats told Knox ...
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Trump focus on mental health after school shooting denounced

The Messenger - 19 Feb 2018
The groups' recommendations include limits on high-powered, rapid-fire weapons designed to kill and funding gun violence research at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. According to the CDC, there were about 38,000 U.S. gun deaths in 2016 ...
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Facebook Funded Most of the Experts Who Vetted Messenger Kids

WIRED - 14 Feb 2018
Eight weeks after the Messenger Kids debut, Golin helped organize a group of nearly 100 child-health advocates who asked Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to kill the app because it could undermine healthy child development. That same week, Common Sense ...
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Rock Star Singing Telegram Valentine's Day?

750 KXL - 14 Feb 2018
I think there's art to it that we have really perfected and that is, you know, people have to get back to work. I've seen some telegrams go 10 to 15 minutes and people are looking at their watch and going okay.” He says he also gets orders for make up ...
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We need better grasp on wave of addiction

The Messenger - 18 Feb 2018
They noted for effect that it was enough of the powerful opioid to kill all 6.8 million residents of Massachusetts, and then some. The operation targeted street gangs operating under the umbrella of Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel, once led by the now ...
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Court Leaves Cleric accused of Attempted Murder in Prison

Messenger.ge - 19 Feb 2018
(TBILISI)--The Court of Appeals has upheld the previous verdict of the Tbilisi City Court and found Archpriest Giorgi Mamaladze guilty of plotting murder as well as of illegal purchase and storage of firearms. The archpriest has been sentenced to nine ...
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Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streets

The Messenger - 18 Feb 2018
PARKLAND, Fla. — Thousands of angry students, parents, teachers and neighbors of a Florida high school where 17 people were killed demanded Saturday that immediate action be taken on gun-control legislation, insisting they would not relent until their ...
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Chris Rock's First Stand-Up Special in 10 Years Is Out Tomorrow

Pitchfork - 13 Feb 2018
Tomorrow, Chris Rock's new stand-up special premieres on Netflix. It's called Tamborine, and you can watch a teaser for it below. It marks Rock's first special since Kill the Messenger, which arrived in 2008. Last year, Rock embarked on his first ...
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OPINION: Price controls silence truthful and useful messages

Marianas Variety - 11 Feb 2018
In the 1970s the United States government didn't quite kill the messenger (say, by destroying or nationalizing oil companies), but it did something almost as bad: it outlawed the message. By imposing price controls on oil, the government effectively ...
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Anti-corruption mission denounces legal reforms in Honduras

Tampabay.com - 24 Jan 2018
Asked if the mission had faced threats during its investigation, Jimenez said someone had contracted an international firm to investigate him, which he viewed as an attempt to "kill the messenger." Jimenez said he and other members of the mission are ...
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National Theatre of Parramatta Presents FLIGHT PATHS

Broadway World - 12 Feb 2018
Directed by Anthea Williams (HIR, Kill the Messenger and Mother's Ruin: A Cabaret about Gin), Flight Paths will be brought to the stage for the first time with a stellar cast including Ebony Vagulans, Airlie Dodds, Monica Kumar, Richie Morris and ...
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Calhoun County hog producer to pay $3000 penalty

Fort Dodge Messenger - 03 Feb 2018
The operation has two confinement buildings with underbuilding pits for manure storage, according to the order. “He stated he did not have an available pasture or alfalfa field to pump the manure to, so he pumped it to the corn field,” the order states ...

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