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In Memory of Harold Ramis: 1944-2014

Ramis, who was a comedy movie institution, hailed from Chicago, to which he always remained loyal. He filmed his revered and quintessential film, Groundhog Day, in Woodstock, IL and lived in the Chicagoland area all of his life. Known to most for his acting work in the Ghostbusters films, Ramis’ true calling was as a […]

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The Ghost Writer

A sensational thriller from Oscar-winner Roman Polanski who has filmed one of the best final shots I’ve ever seen on the screen. To me, it’s a simply perfect ending to an already great film. This one leaves you guessing all the way…and even once you think you know what’s going on, you’re usually wrong. Ewan […]

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Home Safe by Elizabeth Berg

Berg’s latest is a great, strong piece on not only loss, but on coming to terms with oneself. We meet the main character, Helen, months after she has lost her husband of many years from a sudden heart attack. Her daughter Tessa is on her own and Helen has to find a way to come […]

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Learn to Write Comics

Sunday, September 21 2:00pm in the large meeting room Comic book writer Russell Lissau (BATMAN STRIKES) will talk about the craft and business of writing comic books and lead participants through fun writing exercises. A Q&A session will follow, and books will be for sale. 0000

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Blog, Blog, Blog

Teen Ink is looking for bloggers! From Teen Ink: Do you like fashion? Or music or books? Are you in the college application process, or do you have an obsession you would love to write about? Email blog@teenink.com to apply to be a Primary Blogger for Teen Ink magazine. If you don’t see a category […]

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