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Put down the smartphone and make a real connection

...Stop reading about someone's dog's cute haircut and go love someone.In his short story titled The Pedestrian, Ray Bradbury tells a parable of our times. In a not-too-distant dystopian future, a man is out for a walk one evening to get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-24/put-down-smartphone-and-
Kirby: Old Farmer's 2015 Almanac predicting another icy winter

I was not predicting the future, I was trying to prevent it. ? Ray Bradbury If you missed last winter, don't worry. We're getting a sequel.The Old Farmer's 2015 Almanac is out with its annual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-09-01/kirby-old-farmers-2015-a
Author Ray Bradbury, 91, dies

LOS ANGELES - Ray Bradbury, the science fiction-fantasy master who transformed his childhood...The Twilight Zone" and other television programs, including "The Ray Bradbury Theater," for which he adapted dozens of his works. "What I have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-06/author-ray-bradbury-91-dies
Tractor-trailer drivers have it out for me

...library books until they are due back at the library. LAST OF HIS KIND: I never had trouble reading anything written by Ray Bradbury, who died last week at age 91.He was one of the science fiction masters I grew up on, and now he has gone to join...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-06-10/tractor-trailer-drivers-have-
Reel Releases: Bradbury wrote, inspired films

...continued, over the course of a very long and prolific career, to write nostalgically about the future.The writer, Ray Bradbury, was one of the talents we lost in 2012. For the remainder of the year I'm dedicating this column to significant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-11-13/reel-releases-bradbur
An old problem is solved in a new way

Life is trying things to see if they work. -- Ray Bradbury The late Howard Eanes, a former editor of this newspaper, used to confront a news challenge with a simple solution. "Someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/29/kir_196721.shtml
Bill Kirby
Mini reviews

...Exchange ONGOING A Sound of Thunder (pg-13) Time-traveling dinosaur hunters disrupt the course of history. Based on Ray Bradbury's classic story. With Edward Burns and Ben Kingsley. Ends today at Augusta Exchange BAD NEWS BEARS (HHH, PG-13...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/15/mov_2796.shtml
Movies
Mini-reviews

...COMING FRIDAY A SOUND OF THUNDER (PG-13) Time-traveling dinosaur hunters disrupt the course of history. Based on Ray Bradbury's classic story. With Edward Burns and Ben Kingsley. Augusta Exchange THE CONSTANT GARDENER (HHHH, R) A British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/01/mov_501.shtml
Movies
Will we feel film's butterfly effect?

...demand freedom of speech as a compensation for freedom of thought, which they seldom use." One-hundred years later, Ray Bradbury wrote Fahrenheit 451, about a future totalitarian state in which independent thought is banned, and the entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/13/let_445066.shtml
Letters
People in the News

...other writers chosen, in descending order, were Philip K. Dick, H.G. Wells, Ursula Le Guin, Arthur C. Clarke, Ray Bradbury, Frank Herbert and Stanislaw Lem. * * * * NEW YORK -- Britney Spears' former backup dancer and current fiance Kevin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/27/ent_426558.shtml
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