Daily Archives: July 9, 2013

Tuesday Open Thread | Soundtrack Composers | Bernard Herrmann

Today’s Composer is Bernard Herrmann.   Bernard Herrmann (June 29, 1911 – December 24, 1975) was an American composer known for his work in motion pictures. An Academy Award-winner (for The Devil and Daniel Webster, 1941), Herrmann is particularly known … Continue reading

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State of Florida vs George Zimmerman Trial (day 11 )

(ABC News)Trayvon Martin’s father took the stand today and challenged the testimony of two police officers who had testified that he said it was not his son screaming for help on 911 tapes. The identity of the voice howling for … Continue reading

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