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The Roots Report: (Made-Up) Words of Wisdom: Have a little pride, people!
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The Roots Report: (Made-Up) Words of Wisdom: Have a little pride, people!

Okee dokee folks… Last night I coined a new word, “gignity,” in reference to musicians who will play anywhere, anytime, ...

Measure of a Man: A is for Awesome supports those with disabilities and celebrates a life
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Measure of a Man: A is for Awesome supports those with disabilities and celebrates a life

A person’s legacy is often defined after a life lived — recognized by others in hindsight after that life is ...

Triangle Trade
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Triangle Trade

Although RI was the first of the 13 colonies to pass a law abolishing slavery, it took a while for ...

Here Be Monsters
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Here Be Monsters

“I got out of college, I was having insomnia, and I realized that even though I was 21 years old, ...

AltFacts: Bright Ideas: Bringing pizza to the masses
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AltFacts: Bright Ideas: Bringing pizza to the masses

Brainwashing (and Drying) Last week, Rhode Islanders learned that the Democratic Party actively participates in the brainwashing of African-American communities. ...

A More Just Rhode Island: Transgender identity vs. the Supreme Court
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A More Just Rhode Island: Transgender identity vs. the Supreme Court

The policing of identity continues as the Supreme Court waits to hear three separate cases that will determine workplace protections ...

Thoughts from an Old Barfly
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Thoughts from an Old Barfly

Back in the day, if you could drink all night into the wee hours and still stand up; you wore ...

The Pet, The Boring, and The Just Right: Is finding a tasty glass a fairy tale?
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The Pet, The Boring, and The Just Right: Is finding a tasty glass a fairy tale?

Goldilocks would be all too comfortable navigating today’s wine lists. “Most of these are too boring,” she would think. Occasionally, ...

Run, Charlie!
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Run, Charlie!

Newport, 1929. Charlie Travers is the state’s leading prohibition rumrunner, bringing more than $500,000 of hooch, booze and liquor on ...

Open and Closed
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Open and Closed

Open Acoustic Java: 204 South Main St, PVD. acousticjava.com/providence-microcinema. A new microcinema where Cable Car used to be. They show ...