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OKG Newsletter


Topic: 9/11

Four Lions

An uproarious, actual terrorist comedy


Comedy

Rod Lott
Remember in the days after 9/11 when media reports and overly sensitive people asked/moaned, “Will we ever be able to laugh again?”
 
Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Emmanuel forever

Tommy Emmanuel has picked his way from Australia to the realm of guitar greats, one finger at a time.


Music

Joshua Boydston
Tommy Emmanuel
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14
Nancy O’Brian Center for the Performing Art
1809 Stubbeman, Norman
366-1063
$24-$40
 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Peace train

Religious leaders gather to track down peaceful resolutions.


News

Greg Horton
Representatives of the world’s three Abrahamic faiths will hold a commemorative service and panel discussion in Norman for the 10th anniversary of 9/11.
 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011

The post-9/11 Muslim experience


Commentary

Sheryl Siddiqui
For the last 10 years, Oklahoma Muslims have been stating and reinforcing with fatwas and statements from around the world that:
 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

‘Counterstrike’

A book co-written by an OKC native explores how the intelligence community has changed since 9/11.


News

Clifton Adcock
In the years since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the United States’ intelligence, investigative and military communities have evolved in a number of ways, according to a new book by New York Times reporters Thom Shanker and Eric Schmitt.
 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Rep. Paul Wesselhöft questions Islamophobia


Letters to the Editor

Paul Wesselhöft
Sheryl Siddiqui’s Commentary (“The post-9/11 Muslim experience,” Sept. 21, Oklahoma Gazette) is certainly helpful in some respects, but it is disingenuous in others.
 
Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Political reflection


Letters to the Editor

Dave Butler
Rep. Paul Wesselhöft’s letter of Oct. 5 (“Rep. Paul Wesselhöft questions Islamophobia,” Oklahoma Gazette) was both refreshing for its level of honesty coming from an elected official, and surprising for the arguments chosen to advocate his position.
 
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

‘No excuse to cheer destruction’


Letters to the Editor

Michael Barlow
The letter by Chris Reiger (“A response to Paul Wesselhoft,” Nov. 9, Gazette) attempts to justify Arab anger against the United States, even to the extreme of cheering while America was attacked on 9/11, by blaming America’s support of Israel.
 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Travelin’ man

Rick Steves comes to OKC with a simple message: See the world.


Features

Phil Bacharach
Rick Steves
7 p.m. Saturday
Hardemann Auditorium, Oklahoma Christian University
2501 E. Memorial Rd.
oc.edu/events
 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Extremely long and incredibly cloying.


Drama

Rod Lott
How? Of all the films that could have filled that ninth Best Picture slot at this year's Academy Awards, how did Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close get there? Manipulation is one thing; manipulation soaked in implausibility is another entirely: Oscar bait of the worst, most despicable order.
 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
 
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