Pixar’s Meditation On Life, Death, And Jazz Is Its Most Ambitious Film In Years

The chief purpose of this realm, which is known as The Great Before, is to prepare fresh souls for life on Earth by developing their personalities (the little sorting offices that assign them character traits evoke the personality islands from Inside Out). We’re never sure how seriously the film endorses this nature-over-nurture vision of human development, but the premise does set up a few middling jokes about personality types

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Janis Joplin death: Late singer’s ‘one performance trouble’ exposed in last interview | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

The rock and roll legend will be remembered for her timeless hits including ‘Piece Of My Heart’, ‘Ball and Chain’ and her final release ‘Mercedes Benz’. Today marks five decades on from her death at the age of 27, from an accidental heroin overdose in her Los Angeles hotel room. The singer, who remains one of the US’ top selling musicians, received a number of posthumous accolades including being inducted

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How the death of business travel will change your next vacation

If you ever brought your spouse with you to a conference in Las Vegas, tacked on a weekend in the Keys after a site visit in Miami, or took in the Christmas markets in Salzburg following a meeting in Munich, you were part of a burgeoning trend in travel: the bleisure trip.

A loosely defined category where business and leisure converge, bleisure typically refers to a person vacationing at a

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Around the world, health officials face death threats amid pandemic

A top Australian public health officer has become the latest in a string of health officials around the world to face death threats over their responses to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

a man wearing glasses: Queensland state Chief Health officer Jeannette Young speaks during a news conference at Parliament House in Brisbane, Australia, on July 24, 2020.

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Queensland state Chief Health officer Jeannette Young speaks during a news conference at Parliament House in Brisbane, Australia, on July 24, 2020.

Jeannette Young, the chief health officer in the Australian state of Queensland, said the

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Coronavirus live news: global death toll nears one million as WHO warns number is likely an underestimate | World news

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Health officials face death threats amid coronavirus pandemic

She faced a backlash after Queensland decided to close its borders with neighboring states to curb the spread of the virus, making it impossible for several Australian citizens to attend relatives’ funerals.

Among critics of the move was Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who said the country risks “losing its humanity.”

The threats against Young followed similar cases in other countries, as public frustration over life in the pandemic mounts.

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NFL rallies around Patriots’ White after father’s death

Published 5:17 p.m. ET Sept. 22, 2020

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots running back James White says he is having trouble processing the sudden death of his father, but is finding comfort in celebrating his son’s first birthday.

In an Instagram message Tuesday, White posted side by side photos of himself as a child sitting on the lap of his father, Tyrone, and another of White holding his 1-year-old

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The Day – Louisville police cancel vacations, prepare for decision in Breonna Taylor’s death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville police said Monday that they had canceled vacations and were setting up barricades in preparation for the state attorney general’s announcement about whether he will charge officers in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death.

A statement from the department said all requests for vacation and days off were being canceled “until further notice” as the city awaits Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s announcement. “It is important to note

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