Durham was recently named the “hippest” city in North Carolina by the glossiest of glossy international fashion and lifestyle magazines, Vogue. That means one thing: Durham will soon be invaded by hipsters driving up the prices of houses and drinking ironically the beers many of us drink because we like ‘em.
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and the league’s rules committee are doing away with the intentional walk. Upon a signal by the manager to the umpire, the batter just trots down to first base.
I’m guessing that all over America each March, millions of middle-age men – after watching those NCAA Tournament basketball players running and leaping gracefully without ever seeming to tire – are lacing up their sneakers and beseeching their bodies to do things they’re no longer equipped to do.
Sandra O’Hara Harmon, mother of Symone Marie Jones, wants her daughter remembered as more than just someone who was transgender and who died while trying to transition from a boy born Eugene to a girl named Symone.
Had Duke and UNC both lost NCAA tournament games on foreign soil – in South Carolina – that weren’t played in Greensboro because of the HB2 boycott, North Carolina legislators would be tripping all over themselves to ensure that such future impediments to success were removed.
Duke Children's Hospital held its first prom on Sat., April 22, 2017, for current and former patients age 12 and up. More than 100 patients and their guests danced, ate, posed in a photo booth and even smeared whipped-cream pies on Duke staff as part of the fun.
Shawn RoccoDuke Medicine News
Prom time at Duke Children's Hospital
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