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On the Calendar:  Thursday, 3/5/2015 11:00 AM
~Red Beans & Blues Brunch~: DUE TO WEATHER: This event has been moved back to March 5. Join the Union Arts Council and the Union Parish Library as we host a Red Beans and Blues Brunch with local blues artist Slim Finley. Calendar

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Video: My sense of time is very static

March 3: Dr. Paul Kalanithi, a Stanford neurosurgeon, reflects on how the meaning of time has changed for him after getting diagnosed with lung cancer and the birth of his daughter. (Other)Dr. Paul Kalanithi, a Stanford neurosurgeon, reflects on how the meaning of time has changed for him after getting diagnosed with lung cancer and the birth of his daughter.(The Last Word)

Wed, 4 Mar 2015 01:04:20 GMT
Video: Iraq launches counter-offensive against ISIS

March 2: Ayman Mohyeldin, NBC News foreign correspondent, talks with Rachel Maddow about a coordinated effort by the Iraqi Army to take back the town of Tikrit from ISIS, and the role of Iran in the fight against ISIS and influencing Iraqi politics. (msnbc.com)Ayman Mohyeldin, NBC News foreign correspondent, talks with Rachel Maddow about a coordinated effort by the Iraqi Army to take back the town of Tikrit from ISIS, and the role of Iran in the fight against ISIS and influencing Iraqi politics.(Rachel Maddow)

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 03:43:17 GMT
Video: Netanyahu: America and Israel are like family

March 2: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the annual AIPAC conference Monday, downplaying the controversy generated from his upcoming address to Congress this week. America and Israel share a common destiny, he said.(Other)Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the annual AIPAC conference Monday, downplaying the controversy generated from his upcoming address to Congress this week. America and Israel share a common destiny, he said.(msnbc quick cuts)

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:46:11 GMT
Video: Man suffers seizure mid-skydive

March 2: Watch the dramatic video of Christopher, a sky-diver, who suffered a seizure mid-flight. His instructor managed to pull his "ripcord" and save him.(Other)Watch the dramatic video of Christopher, a sky-diver, who suffered a seizure mid-flight. His instructor managed to pull his "ripcord" and save him.(msnbc quick cuts)

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:56:37 GMT
Video: Duck Dynasty' star's rambling CPAC speech

Feb. 28: Phil Robertson took nearly half an hour at the podium at CPAC invoking Jesus, guns and the Constitution while slamming Nazis, Shintoism, communism and ISIS. Watch his bizarre remarks unfold.(Other)Phil Robertson took nearly half an hour at the podium at CPAC invoking Jesus, guns and the Constitution while slamming Nazis, Shintoism, communism and ISIS. Watch his bizarre remarks unfold.(msnbc quick cuts)

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:12:19 GMT
Video: Friday Night News Dump: Beeeeeautiful edition

Feb. 28: Eddie Gutierrez, 12th level master newsivore, pits his savvy against the challenge of summoning recollections of the week's news minutia for a chance to win some pretty good random stuff.(msnbc.com)Eddie Gutierrez, 12th level master newsivore, pits his savvy against the challenge of summoning recollections of the week's news minutia for a chance to win some pretty good random stuff.(Rachel Maddow)

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:48:04 GMT
Video: Let Me Finish: Remembering Leonard Nimoy

Feb. 27: Chris Matthews writes a passionate Let Me Finish remembering Leonard Nimoy and the days of Star Trek, a saga about the infinite struggle to find the human in life's adventure.(Hardball)Chris Matthews writes a passionate Let Me Finish remembering Leonard Nimoy and the days of Star Trek, a saga about the infinite struggle to find the human in life's adventure.(Hardball)

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 01:10:04 GMT
Video: Jeb Bush battles for acceptance at CPAC

Feb. 27: With the CPAC straw poll slated for Saturday, many conservatives - including Jeb Bush - are talking tough at CPAC to court the favor of potential voters. Chris Matthews joins to discuss.(Other)With the CPAC straw poll slated for Saturday, many conservatives - including Jeb Bush - are talking tough at CPAC to court the favor of potential voters. Chris Matthews joins to discuss.(NOW)

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:34:13 GMT
Video: Bush: 'No plan to deport 11 million people'

Feb. 27: Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush made remarks at CPAC on Friday, discussing topics such as immigration and national security.(Other)Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush made remarks at CPAC on Friday, discussing topics such as immigration and national security.(msnbc quick cuts)

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:01:39 GMT
Video: Happy International Polar Bear Day!

Feb. 27: To celebrate International Polar Bear Day, we tracked down some pretty cool bears hamming it up for the cameras. For information on protecting these endangered animals, please visit www.polarbearsinternational.org.(Other)To celebrate International Polar Bear Day, we tracked down some pretty cool bears hamming it up for the cameras. For information on protecting these endangered animals, please visit www.polarbearsinternational.org .(msnbc quick cuts)

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:23:41 GMT
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