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  • Eliza Gardner holds a sign for her dad during the Deseret News Marathon in Salt Lake City, Tuesday, July 24, 2012. (Ravell Call, Deseret News)

    SANDERS: Quantifiable coolness of being a dad

    In a moment almost 18 years ago, everything changed. My wife had majestically endured 13 hours of labor to deliver a beautiful baby girl. When I held her for the first time, my heart leapt, it expanded. I became a father.


  • HAGELIN: Redemption tales don’t always have happy endings

    Among the hits at the box office on Christmas Day were two very different tales about life's second chances — "Les Miserables" and "Django Unchained."


  • Review: Hooper's `Les Miserables' is relentless

    Tom Hooper's extravaganza, big-screen telling of the beloved musical "Les Miserables" is as relentlessly driven as the ruthless Inspector Javert himself. It simply will not let up until you've Felt Something _ powerfully and repeatedly _ until you've touched the grime and smelled the squalor and cried a few tears of your own.


  • MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Les Miserables’

    Do you hear the people sing? Singing the song of joyful fans? It is the music of a people who, for the past 27 years, have helped "Les Miserables" become one of the most successful musicals of all time, and who finally this Christmas can see a cinematic adaptation of their beloved, song-powered show.


  • Review: Hooper's `Les Miserables' is relentless

    Tom Hooper's extravaganza, big-screen telling of the beloved musical "Les Miserables" is as relentlessly driven as the ruthless Inspector Javert himself. It simply will not let up until you've Felt Something _ powerfully and repeatedly _ until you've touched the grime and smelled the squalor and cried a few tears of your own.


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