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There is a famous -- and, in many Christian quarters, infamous -- pastor in the Seattle area by the name of Mark Driscoll. The Rev. Driscoll leads the megachurch Mars Hill, and he has an uncanny knack for surviving scandal. Indeed, lesser men have been swallowed whole by mistakes... read on
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Alice Herz-Sommer was the world's oldest-living Holocaust survivor. She also was, apparently, the oldest-living pianist. Herz-Sommer died yesterday at a London hospital, and Steve Chawkins, one of my favorite LA Times feature writers of the past two years, had a wonderful celebration of Herz-Sommer's life. (Obituary feels like the wrong description.) Still, I found the above video, shot last year, more moving.
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