Christians all too familiar with persecution

...illuminated by impaled Christians tarred and lit aflame (cf. Roman senator and historian Tacitus' Annals), to the demise of Emperor Diocletian at the beginning of the fourth century, Christianity actually flourished amid the harshest of conditions.Tertullian...

At the movies: 'The Emperor's Club'

...were casting about for a title for "The Emperor's Club," they might have considered...short story it's based on.) "The Emperor's Club," starring Kevin Kline as a...education. But it's hard to watch "The Emperor's Club" without constantly recalling...

'Emperor's New Clothes' will suit children and grownups

...all-female cast will tell the tale of The Emperor's New Clothes on Tuesday at the University...tale, in which a "vain and childish emperor is duped by two schemers who convince...be able to see the cloth himself, the emperor enlists the aid of his two ministers...

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'Emperor' ruled with benevolent hand

...known throughout the land as Norton I, Emperor of the United States and Protector of...Joshua Norton, declare and proclaim myself Emperor of these United States of America...reign of Joshua Abraham Norton -- or "Emperor Norton I," as he was known throughout...

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...transportation for a wedding, next a three-car carport and now a whopping $284,000 for repairs and renovations spent on the Emperor Azziz residence. None, of course had approval from the state Board of Regents. It's time we fire whoever is allowing this...

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Comments from readers:EMPEROR OBAMA'S decision on illegal immigration was such a stupid decision. He could have waited to see what the new Congress would...

Legacy of last god-king lingers

TOKYO -- When Emperor Hirohito died, one of the largest gatherings...the enthronement of Hirohito's son, Emperor Akihito. But the legacy of Japan's...closer than they had expected before this emperor was enthroned," Mr. Saiki said...

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...As the empress, she can define "health" to suit her needs, and "healthy," as she defines, it tastes terrible. The emperor and empress don't eat the same type meals. I JUST WANT TO agree with the comments regarding WRDW: Patrick Price does tend...

Storyland's originality is evident in 'Nightingale'

...adapting Hans Christian Anderson's The Emperor's Night-ingale for the stage, Storyland...theater series. The play centers on an emperor's pair of nightingales, one real and...the Beast, staged last season, and The Emperor's Nightingale are the exceptions...

New tests show Napoleon's hair had 'major' arsenic exposure

PARIS -- What killed the emperor? Arsenic, say some, and on Friday...Canadian author of six books on the emperor and president of the International...make another comeback, as the former emperor had done after his exile on the island...

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