Never a loss for words

...heads turn. Who knows what he might say next? What opinionated, four-letter-word spiel might come tumbling out as he waxes on about a game that makes him both ill and ecstatic. The manager of the Chicago White Sox is always outspoken, can be funny...

Hits employee for praising employer

...with both shock and amazement that I read the recent letter "Praises Planned Parenthood care." The author, Karen Holcomb, waxes eloquent on how wonderful the medical care at the local Planned Parenthood is. The truth of the matter is, she should know...

Speaker urges GRU grads to follow passions

...sleeping bag with washable, antimicrobial fabric to help retain heat and an ingenious heating element that looks like rows of wax blocks sealed in plastic. The element is made of a special material that melts at body temperature and stays at that temperature...

Blues musician B.B. King dies

...home. In the early 1980s, King donated about 8,000 recordings - mostly 33, 45 and 78 rpm records, but also some Edison wax cylinders - to the University of Mississippi, launching a blues archive that researchers still use today. He also supported...

Hot Wax Candles Creations & Gifts

Hot Wax Candles Creations & Gifts WHAT IT IS: Retail...testing my candles with family and friends, Hot Wax Candles Creations & Gifts was created. I knew...throughout the entire candle. I use 100 percent soy wax that is biodegradable for a cleaner, healthier...

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Madame Tussaud's wax museum sold

...that it sold the fabled Madame Tussaud's wax museum, London's top tourist attraction...million visitors a year. More than 400 wax figures make up the current exhibition...Executive Gordon Bonnyman said. The Tussaud wax museums in Amsterdam and Sydney also were...

Movie buffs bid on wax versions of Hollywood icons

BUENA PARK, Calif. - Daniel Roebuck went to the Movieland Wax Museum with a goal in mind: "I want their Frankenstein to live...company Asset Reliance Inc. "It's a little bit of Hollywood." Wax figures at the museum included likenesses of Bette Davis, George...

Feds concerned about contamination from aging wine at sea

...the bureau advisory said. It added that "biological growth on the container may contribute to the degradation of the cork and wax seal and could contaminate the productwhen the bottle is opened."The advisory warned that contaminants from gasoline, oil...

Rants & Raves

...that we do not know or understand. For instance; Andre De Toth, the director of the 1953 blockbuster 3-D movie, House of Wax, had only one eye. Just saying. I WAS INSPIRED TO see how several groups of white people were working to bolster the black-led...

Machine mixes quantity, quality

...what company officials call an already quality-oriented production process. The mixing of raw materials - rubber, resins, waxes, carbon black, sulfur and natural oils - is the start of the process. Just as in cooking, any deviation from the recipe...