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  • Carrie Underwood sounds off on 'mean people' post-'Sound of Music'

    12/07/2013 4:20:52 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 100 replies
    LA Times ^ | Nardine Saad
    The live production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein 1959 Broadway musical, also starred "True Bloods" star Stephen Moyer as Maria's employer and love interest, the strict Capt. Georg Von Trapp; Laura Benanti as the Captain's fiancée, Elsa Schrader; multiple Tony Award-winner and "Private Practice" star Audra McDonald as Mother Abbess and "Smash" alum Christian Borle as family friend Max Detweiler. Somehow, each supporting star outshined Underwood in a show fraught with numerous problems, which were promptly maligned on social media. ... Kym Karath, who played Gretl Von Trapp in the film, echoed the family's sentiments. "Love Carrie Underwood but this...
  • The Would-Be Spy Who Failed First Try

    03/06/2013 3:58:36 AM PST · by Cindy · 4 replies
    JD JOURNAL.com ^ | March 6, 2013 | n/a
    SNIPPET: "On Tuesday, Bryan Underwood was sentenced to nine years for trying to pass secrets to China.   The irony is that the Chinese government didn’t put him up to it, and when Underwood went to a Chinese government building to sell photos of a U.S. consulate compound in Guangzhou, the Chinese turned him away. They were not interested, or didn’t understand what he was trying to convey.'
  • Blind teen Ben Underwood mourned, celebrated (a REMARKABLE young man)

    01/26/2009 1:13:42 AM PST · by blueplum · 7 replies · 1,824+ views
    Sacramento Bee ^ | Jan 21st, 09 | Cynthia Hubert
    Aquanetta Gordon knew that her remarkable son's life on Earth soon would be over. "You can let go," she told him. "You can go home. When you get to heaven, tell Jesus to save that spot right next to you. That's for your mother." Hours later, Ben Underwood, the blind Elk Grove teenager who dazzled people all over the world with his ability to "see" with sound, died at home with his family surrounding him. Ben would have turned 17 on Monday. Instead, friends and relatives will be gathering on that day for his funeral. The service is scheduled for...
  • Doctor Says Killer Has Deviant Disorders

    03/05/2008 3:23:18 PM PST · by kiriath_jearim · 27 replies · 71+ views
    Breitbart ^ | 3/5/08 | SEAN MURPHY
    NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - The man convicted of killing a 10-year-old girl as part of a cannibalistic fantasy "gave up on being normal" and was driven by deviant sexual disorders and a downward spiral of depression, a psychiatrist testified Wednesday. Dr. Martin Kafka, a clinical associate at Harvard Medical School, testified for the defense in the penalty phase of the trial of Kevin Underwood, 28, who has been convicted of first-degree murder for killing Jamie Rose Bolin. A jury will decide whether Underwood should be sentenced to death or life in prison, with or without the possibility of parole. The...
  • TV Tidbits-Desperate Housewives,Faith Hill, "Brothers and Sisters"

    11/13/2006 3:38:17 PM PST · by Fishtalk · 6 replies · 440+ views
    The Kaitlyn Mae Book Blog ^ | 11/13/06 | Pat Fish
    A little bit of this, little bit of that. A tribute to our veterans with a picture that will amaze. Plus some TV tidbits. It's great, it's zany, it's offbeat, it's funny, it's true life. I speak of my new TV fascination…."Desperate Housewives" Plus what's with Faith Hill at the 2006 CMA Awards? Finally, the new series, "Brothers and Sisters". There's are very distasteful liberal flaws in this series and they could cause it to fail.
  • USS Underwood Lends Hand in Counter-Narcotics Efforts in Caribbean (FFG 36)

    04/25/2006 5:45:03 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 244+ views
    Navy NewsStand ^ | Journalist Seaman Charles A. Ordoqui
    USS UNDERWOOD, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Underwood (FFG 36) Sailors are making efforts in counter-narcotics operations in the Caribbean Sea during the month of April as part of Partnership of the Americas. Underwood deployed March 24 from Naval Station Mayport, Fla., to conduct counter-narco-terrorism operations (CNT-OPS) in the western Caribbean to stop illegal drugs from reaching the United States. “We‘re out here with other units patrolling in search of drug smugglers as part of our nation’s continuing war on drugs,” said Cmdr. Roderick Fraser, commanding officer of Underwood. Sailors along with an attached U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement detachment...
  • Purcell girl found dead (Oklahoma Amber Alert ends badly)

    04/15/2006 7:09:35 AM PDT · by MizSterious · 185 replies · 5,176+ views
    The Norman Transcript ^ | April 15, 2006 | Melissa A. Wabnitz
    Purcell girl found deadThe Norman Transcript Neighbor arrested for murder; investigators temporarily rule out chatroom abductor By Melissa A. Wabnitz Transcript Staff Writer PURCELL -- Just steps from her father's apartment on N. 8th St, investigators said they identified and apprehended Friday afternoon a 26-year-old man they believe is responsible for the kidnapping and subsequent murder of 10-year-old Jamie Rose Bolin. Bolin was reported missing after she failed to return home Wednesday afternoon from a trip to the library. A downstairs neighbor, Kevin Ray Underwood, is being held without bond in the McClain County Jail today and will be charged...
  • Three Surface Ships Deploy from Mayport

    08/23/2004 5:19:09 PM PDT · by Ragtime Cowgirl · 9 replies · 589+ views
    Navy News Stand ^ | August 23, 2004 | Naval Station Mayport Public Affairs
    The Source for Navy News   Official U.S. Navy file photo of The Sullivans (DDG 68). View Larger Download HiRes   Three Surface Ships Deploy from MayportStory Number: NNS040823-08Release Date: 8/23/2004 12:56:00 PMFrom Naval Station Mayport Public AffairsMAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) -- Nearly 1,000 Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66), the guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans (DDG 68) and the guided-missile frigate USS Underwood (FFG 36) departed Naval Station Mayport Aug. 20 for deployment in support of the global war on terrorism. As part of the USS Saipan (LHA 2) Expeditionary Strike Group, Hue City, The...