Routledge International Handbook of Irish Studies and New Irish Studies

We all have our own locking distractions, from online yoga to Zoom quizzes and baking banana bread. Writing about the impact of the pandemic on the study of Irish culture may seem like a more minority quest, but, in June 2020, Malcolm Sen sat down to write An Ordinary Crisis: Sars-CoV-2 and Irish Studies, which […]


Book Review: Memoirs of Seth Rogen, “Yearbook”

Seth Rogen on “Yearbook”: “I thought a lot about why I smoked weed, but honestly I quit. Because I realized the only reason I was thinking about it was because of the negative stigma. “ Since his last film An American pickle, and during the Covid-19 pandemic, Seth Rogen presided over the significant expansion of […]


Anger after the photos from the directory 80 Fla. be modified to hide the cleavage of the students

Opening a yearbook for the first time is normally a full of excitement – but at a high school in Florida, some students were shocked after seeing that their directory portraits had been changed. When Riley O’Keefe, a freshman at Bartram Trail High School, saw her yearbook photo, she noticed that a black bar had […]


Think Big, Act Small: How the Pi Guidebook Updates Career Goals | Item

“The PI Guide: How the Promotability Index Can Help You Advance Your Career” by Amii Barnard-Bahn does what it says. This allows readers to advance their careers by forcing them to spell out how they will get there. Some personal development publications promise the moon. Once the book is closed, however, the pull of the […]


Florida high school slammed after editing girls’ yearbook photos to cover chest and shoulders

ST. JOHNS, Fla. (NewsNation Now) – Parents and students criticize a Florida high school for digitally altering photos in a yearbook to cover nearly 100 female students whose clothes were deemed too shameless by school officials. “I laughed a bit at first and was confused,” said Riley O’Keefe, a freshman at Bartram Trail High School. […]


Florida High School Girl’s Photoshopped Yearbook Photos and Parents Are Angry

While yearbook distribution is traditionally an exciting end to the school year, dozens of female students at a Florida high school were dismayed to find their photos had been digitally altered without their permission or knowledge. An educator at Bartram Trail High School in St. Johns County, Florida digitally edited at least 80 photos of […]


Florida high school issues refunds after yearbook edits 80 photos of female students to be ‘more modest’

Changes to the school directory: see the before and after photos The St. John’s County School District said the changes were due to many students, all girls, not following dress code guidelines, reports Ben Ryan of Action News Jax. A Florida high school offered refunds after parents found out the school had digitally altered dozens […]


Hancock County middle school yearbook under fire for bullying

Middle school bullying doesn’t usually make it into the pages of the school-sanctioned yearbook. At Hancock Middle School this year, it did, say outraged parents, alumni and community members. The yearbook for the school’s 1,100 students contained prompts like, “Which friend would you not invite on spring break?” and “I would like to spike a […]


Florida school reportedly alters photos in girls’ yearbook, covering exposed skin

Parents and students at a Florida high school are slamming what they say is a double standard in dress code policy after yearbook photos of several girls were allegedly altered. A review of yearbook photos by NBC affiliate WTLV of Jacksonville shows that some students at Bartram Trail High School in St. Johns County had […]


6 Biggest Revelations in Seth Rogen’s ‘Yearbook’: Tom Cruise, ‘8 Mile’

Nicolas Cage auditioned as a white Jamaican man for Rogen’s movie “Green Hornet.” Nicholas Cage. Danny Moloshok/Invision/AP Add this one to the Nicolas Cage legend. Rogen recounts in “Yearbook” doing the box office bust of 2011’s “The Green Hornet” (in which he starred and also co-wrote with longtime producing partner Evan Goldberg) and seeing Cage […]


Comprehensive guide full of ideas for day trips from Ottawa

Fancy a road trip from Ottawa? Aren’t we all? Fortunately, my 2021 guide to road trip destinations within 100 kilometers of Parliament Hill is full of ideas! From the highest bungee jump in Canada near Wakefield to a sunken ship in the St. Lawrence River, and from a kayaking site in Renfrew to a craft […]


Yearbook review: Seth Rogen’s memoir is prose at its most sardonic and mischievous

In Phone book, the candid collection of heartbreaking essays by Seth Rogen, the actor and filmmaker recalls being dumped three days into his first relationship, then writing a joke about the fleeting flirtation. Rogen was 16, and he returns to this set with emotion as the first time he turned angst into comedy. “I was […]


Seth Rogen’s New Book ‘Yearbook’ Reveals ‘Weirdest Audition I’ve Ever Done’

Seth Rogen released Phone book earlier this week, but it has already been hailed as one of the funniest autobiographies in recent memory by critics and readers. An excerpt was relayed to us by Initiatedit is Jason Guerrasio goes a long way to proving why. In the book, Rogen gives a detailed account of his […]


Geoff Crowther, guidebook writer, 1944-2021

For millions of people who came of age before cellphones and cheap flights, slipping a guidebook into a backpack and getting off the beaten path was a rite of passage. The godfather of this world poste restante was Geoff Crowther. Publisher of clandestine travels and first pillar of the Lonely Planet guides, Crowther, who died […]


5 best stories from his first book

Requires wacky anecdotes And lots of F-bombs? Seth Rogen got you covered. The actor, producer, writer and comedian’s debut book “Phone book” (released last Tuesday) features a hilarious collection of true-life stories and personal essays that delve into his teenage years and career. Rogen documents the parties, drugs and teenage antics that inspired 2007’s “Super […]


The Relevance of the Ten Commandments: A Family Guide to Shavuot

This Shavuot, explore the relevance of the Ten Commandments with your children. On Shavuot, we have the opportunity to reconnect with the Ten Commandments and discover their relevant message for us and our families. Here are discussion questions and family activities centered on the Ten Commandments. 10. Don’t be envious. Be happy with what you […]


Review of Seth Rogen’s “Yearbook”

Placeholder while loading article actions In “Phone book“The candid collection of heartbreaking essays by Seth Rogen, the actor and filmmaker recalls being dumped three days into his first relationship, then writing a joke about the fleeting flirtation. Rogen was 16 years, and he returns with emotion to this set as the first time he turned […]

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The Chin Dictionary, a guide to Britain’s upper classes – Robb Report

Instagram account The chin dictionary and his playful satire on the whims of Britain’s upper classes has amassed over 24,000 followers. His puns and witticisms are all definitions – hence his name – from Briexit (leaving before the cheese course) and Camembore (should have left before the cheese course) to NSIT (the lustful man , […]