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Sucker punch!

Not sure who or what "sucker" describes in that phrase.


CFN

Gazette staff
The point of a sucker punch is to catch the other person unaware, get the first hit and administer a beating from there.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

‘Hurts’ so good

With no filmmaking experience, Oklahoma native Toni Robison-May created the short ‘Hurts Like Love,’ now making festival rounds.


Features

Courtney Silva
As a young girl, Toni Robison-May caught the acting bug. Growing up in Edmond, she would spend her days watching Shakespeare in the Park, dreaming about one day being the in the spotlight.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mediterranean on Main

Traditional gyro sandwiches, Middle Eastern specialties and American diner fare combine in this downtown Norman spot.


Restaurant Reviews

Doug Hill

Ole Town Gyros & Kabobs
402 E. Main, Norman
447-0884

 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

By the ‘Saints’

Ghostlight’s ‘Lives of the Saints’ is silly, but mostly successful.


Performing Arts

Larry Laneer

Lives of the Saints
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday Through May 28
Ghostlight Theatre Club
3110 N. Walker
$15, $10 students
286-9412

 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Vino-sophy

Abe Schoener, one of the most divisive names in winemaking, was in Oklahoma in April to introduce to his remarkable wines.


Food and Drink Features

Greg Horton
Abe Schoener is a philosopher — a real one. He holds a doctorate in ancient philosophy, studied Heraclitus after going to school to study Homer, and has managed to make a name for himself in wine, not philosophy.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Pay it forward

A challenging adolescence gave a local professor the ability to inspire students, which he has been doing for four decades.


News

Emily Jerman
Professor Henry Kirkland Jr.’s eyes twinkle as he settles into a story of pranks pulled on his classes. The tall man with salt-and-pepper hair has been known to write across the board and right onto the wall.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

CFN Quote of the Week

Kevin Durant is just a great human being, y'all.


CFN

Gazette staff
“Kevin Durant is one of the nicest young people I’ve ever been around. He is so humble.
 
Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Double park

How will Myriad Botanical Gardens renovations affect the MAPS 3 central park?


News

Clifton Adcock
Under a MAPS 3 timeline that has yet to receive the City Council’s stamp of approval, the $130 million park, located between what will be the future boulevard and the realigned Interstate 40 and Robinson and Hudson avenues, would be one of the last projects completed in the program.
 
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
 
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