Mary Sue and I love movies and are regular moviegoers.  As we prepared to return to Annapolis from our annual trek to Southwest Florida, the calendar showed Friday – and, no matter what, Friday night is movie night.  So, instead of cleaning and packing, we headed out to see Just Mercy – described by reviewer…

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by Phil Burgess, Unabridged from the Life section of the Annapolis Capital, Sunday, September 8, 2019 Readers of a certain age will remember Art Linkletter, the radio and television talk-show pioneer who, for 25 years, hosted the Emmy-winning “House Party” and “People are Funny” broadcasts.  Of his many achievements, Linkletter is perhaps best known for…

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Starting a new job can be a difficult challenge, especially if you’re already retired. Looking to get back into the game, 70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) seizes the opportunity to become a senior intern at an online fashion site. Ben soon becomes popular with his younger co-workers, including Jules Ostin (Anne Hathaway), the…

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Telstra’s Dr Phil Burgess provides a unique insight into how healthcare, education, tourism, agriculture and the environment can all be greatly enhanced through the innovative use of technology in his speech “Plugging the leaks: building high performance communities in rural Australia” which was presented to the Rural Press Club of Victoria’s 4th general meeting for…

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