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Topic - Hal
There’s something comfortingly old-fashioned about a Woody Allen picture. Characters still talk of nervous breakdowns, hot jazz jauntily sets scenes, and Google doesn’t seem to exist. And thank goodness for that last one. If a certain character had done a simple Internet search on another, there would be no point to “Blue Jasmine,” which turns out to be a rather un-Woody Allen-esque film and one of this summer’s greatest pleasures.
"Throw the bums out!" _ an expression usually associated with baseball or politics _ is the threatened fate of those "dead white males" once regarded as sacred giants of Western literature in A.R. Gurney's new comedy, "Office Hours."
George Steinbrenner, who rebuilt the New York Yankees into a sports empire with a mix of bluster and big bucks that polarized fans all across America, died Tuesday morning.
"What am I going to retire for? What am I going to do?" he said at age 77, in June 2004. "I get here every morning at 6 o'clock, seven days a week."
"She was a special person who contributed so much to the rich fabric of New York City," Steinbrenner's son Hal said in a statement.