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From endangered to extinct: the tragic flight of the Eskimo curlew
It is — or was — a long-legged shorebird about the size of a mourning dove, with mottled brown feathers and a distinctively long, thin, downward-curving beak. For the Eskimo curlew, a once-plentiful species of sandpiper that's eerily linked in ...
Fans should skip first game to protest NHL's labour debacle
When the two sides in the NHL labour dispute grow tired at last of waving their pizzles (terminology courtesy of the great Larry McMurtry, author of Lonesome Dove) around in public to show whose is bigger, and they finally play hockey again, don't go ...
Bets Bets: "Skyfall," Aerosmith album, "Lincoln"
On the small screen, the only noteworthy premiere is "Browncoats Unite," Firefly's 10th anniversary reunion special Sunday night on the Science channel. On Broadway, a revival of ... Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry, whose previous works ...