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The Bed Dream Time

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A Caffeine Crawl Before You NAP With The Reader

Arts

The Bard arrives in many guises.

Arts

‘Treasure Island’

Music

Get On Up, Get Out

Arts

‘Every Direction is North’

Arts

A Moslem Immigrant Finds Compassion in an Affluent American Home

Arts

Ginsburg, Hatfield and Smith

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James Tormé

Film

Can Mew Dig It?

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Culture

Walking the pipeline with Ken Ilgunas

This story of a man’s journey following the once-proposed route of the Keystone XL Pipeline describes not just the physical journey of Ken Ilgunas, but also the mental journey he went on when he decided to undertake this task.

The idea for this cross-two-countries trek formed while Ilgunas was working as a dishwasher at a camp for oil workers in Alaska. Though it started as a fantastical distraction at the time, it...

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News

Check Climate Change with Capitalism

Internationally renowned climate scientist and area native Dr. James Hansen is on a mission.

Thirty-five years after he and other scientists first reported that burning fossil fuels was creating a greenhouse effect that was warming the planet, the former head of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies and current professor at Columbia University is pressing for an immediate solution.

The only solution that will...

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Music

Ten Questions with ISKA DHAAF

New York City-based duo Iska Dhaaf's beautiful, tonal, layered, electronic songs pulse with pop-click-bang rhythms that race like a jackrabbit's heartbeat. On their new album, The Wanting Creature (2016, Brick Lane Records) Nathan Quiroga's and Benjamin Verdoes' voices intertwine in an elegant, ghostly ballet that perfectly complements their songs' haunting stories of modern life with all its complications. 

We...

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Arts

‘A Hex, A Hoax, A Guest, A Ghost’

Darger HQ, has opened its new space at 1804 Vinton Street with it first show, A Hex, A Hoax, A Guest, A Ghost.  Managed and curated by Launa Bacon, the venue features a two-person show by Lincoln artist/educator Anthony Hawley and Rhode Island artist Kirstin Lamb, which continues until June 12.

Their common fascination with narrative as well as pictorial cliché in painting seems a logical result of educational...

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Dining Section

Support Your Favorite Favor by Eating Your Favorite Flavor

Farmer’s Market Preps for Open

Saturday May 7 is the opening day for The Omaha Farmer’s Market at The Old Market. The following morning is the kickoff for Aksarben’s Farmer’s market, both of which will run every weekend until the 3rd weekend in October. New to the scene this year, Westroads will be hosting a Farmer’s Market of their own every Saturday beginning May 28, and continuing until October 22. Hoping to...

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