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Perseverance is aiming for an ancient river delta that seems a logical spot for once harbouring life. This landing zone in Jezero Crater is so treacherous that NASA nixed it for Curiosity, but so tantalizing that scientists are keen to get hold of its rocks. “When the scientists take a look at a site like Jezero Crater, they see the promise, right?” said Al Chen, who’s in charge of the entry, descent and landing team at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
Pahlaj Nihalani refutes reports that his infamous list of 28 banned cuss words have been withdrawn. For the record, the Censor chief has in no unclear terms, said that the list stays put. A meeting of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) last Friday, according to reports, had a majority of the Board members voting against the list..
It’s been exciting to see local theater companies get the first crack at playwright Yussuf El Guindi’s innovative, darkly funny work before it goes on to acclaim in bigger theater markets like Seattle and New York. In his plays, El Guindi, who is Egyptian American and currently lives in Seattle, tends to explore the experiences of immigrants and people of color, and the complex, troubling racial dynamics that can play out in the most seemingly progressive places something that should be relevant to your interests if you live in a city like Portland. The Talented Ones’ risky, weird comedy is enough to keep you in your seat, but what’s especially powerful is that it deviates from many “good immigrant” narratives that reduce immigrant characters whether real or imagined to blandly virtuous caricatures.
Sol Littman, who tracked Nazi war criminals and once served as a top editor at The CJN, died on Jan. 2, in his home in Tucson, Ariz. He was 96. Macy’s: Macy’s joined the pack of retailers that announced closures on Thanksgiving this is even more noteworthy because this also means the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is taking a hit this year. The event will be viewable via TV/streaming only and in person attendance won’t be permitted. As for the shopping, Macy’s will be releasing its holiday sales information earlier than usual this year to allow customers to spread out their purchasing so it’s not a mad dash on Black Friday.