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Was Dylan too freewheelin' in borrowing for Nobel lecture?

Was Dylan too freewheelin' in borrowing for Nobel lecture?

Dylan recorded the 26-minute lecture in Los Angeles and provided it to the Swedish Academy, which called it "extraordinary" and "eloquent" in a gushing news release on June 5. Early in his career, he used the melody of the slave song "No More Auction Block for Me" for his protest classic "Blowin" in the Wind'. He has long borrowed lyrics from other sources, with his 2001 album Love and Theft drawing criticism for lyrics seemingly culled from Junichi Saga's book Confessions of a Yakuza ...


Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Wednesday

Federal Reserve policymakers lowered their forecasts for inflation and unemployment, and continued to predict they would raise rates once more this year. The Fed usually tries to aim for 2% core inflation or less. The USD/CAD gained 0.364 in the hour after the Fed released its policy statement. Fed officials are wrapping up their two-day June meeting.



London fire: baby dropped from 10th floor caught by man on ground

The fire started around 1 a.m. London time and spread quickly through the building. London Mayor Sadiq Khan said many questions now need to be answered about safety for the scores of tower blocks around the British capital. This is one of the poorest wards in London and it is a close-knit community where everyone seemed to know someone living in Grenfell Tower . He said he saw people waving flashlights from the top levels of the building and saw rescuers "doing an incredible job" ...


The Walking Dead season 8

The Walking Dead season 8

It is expected that she will reprise her role as Okoye, a powerful female warrior she portrays in Marvel's Black Panther , which hits theatres February 16, 2018. Anthony and Joe Russo's two-part epic will squeeze in appearances from [takes a deep breath] Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Black Widow, Hulk, Hawkeye, Scarlet Witch, Vision, Spider-Man, the Guardians of the Galaxy, the Collector, Bucky Barnes, Dr.


US Open: Rory McIlroy insists he is fit for Erin Hills

US Open: Rory McIlroy insists he is fit for Erin Hills

Rory McIlroy: Since he won in 2011, U.S. Open track record has been Cut, T41, T23, T9, Cut. It was the most significant change for a U.S. Open that is desperate to have a smooth tournament. Frequent golf watchers have seen tournaments time after time come down to the final hole - and this year's U.S. Open could be no exception. It's a hazard.