NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 21: DJ Suga Ray and John Green attend the NY & Co Pant Event on February 21, 2013 in New York City.
Raze this place and start over ... I've come to the Preakness for the last 15 years, and it's pretty much a dump. Why keep anything? You don't have a twin spires or something in the grandstand area that's nostalgic. It would be more cost efficient to level it and rebuild.
The dilemma exists in a lot of churches, it’s particularly intense among black churches because of the history of civil rights ... Unlike white churches, black churches have a much longer history of political activity and many in the church are pleased to take cues (from a pastor).More quotes »
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Bestselling Author John Green’s Advice to Butler University Grads Goes Viral
John Green at Butler University Commencement with retired mascot Butler Blue II If you are able to remember your hero’s journey from college grad to underling, you will be less of a jerk. You will empathize. Bestselling author John Green’s advice to Butler from PRWeb Read more »
The Divergent–Fault in Our Stars Fake Incest Problem
Hunger Games-y trilogy written by Veronica Roth, and the other is The Fault in Our Stars, a weepy (but funny!) cancer story by John Green. Since these are big-deal movies, the Tumblr set has been busy fretting over the rest of the casting choices, and last from New York Magazine Read more »
7 Strange Commencement Speeches
and mental_floss contributor John Green cracked a joke during his Butler commencement address that “these speeches only come in two varieties: short and bad.” One more category should get squeezed in with those first two: bewildering. For every short speech from Mental Floss Read more »
John Green Delivers Commencement Address at Butler University
But I am here today to tell you that those stories are wrong. The real hero’s journey is the journey from strength to weakness. Green incorporated many literary references into his speech. That particular section includes a nod to the heroine of Stephenie from Galleycat Read more »
Book Buzz: Watch John Green's inspirational commencement speech
this fall. The narrative is centered "around one family that gets caught up in a worldwide event." Advice from Mr. Green: Watch the commencement speech by young adult author (The Fault In Our Stars) and Nerdfighter leader John Green, at Butler University: from USA Today Read more »