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February 1, 2013             6:29 pm ET

Things got a bit heated in the dying seconds of the first period between the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.

After getting dumped to the ice by Rangers defenseman Marc Staal, Penguins star Evgeni Malkin appeared to have violently struck Staal in the helmet with his stick. Staal was in the process of falling when Malkin, from a prone position, swung his stick in Staal’s direction. Malkin was not penalized on the play.

Staal, who sat out 36 games last season with a concussion, was described as incredulous after the game.

While addressing the media after New York’s 3-0 loss to the Pens, Staal said, “He tomahawked me right on top of the helmet. He dazed me. I don’t know how that’s not called. I understand we’re battling in front of the net, but he’s hitting down like he’s chopping wood across my head.”

Maybe Malkin was just testing the flex on his stick.

With no news coming out of the department of player safety in regard to this incident as of yet, it appears Malkin will escape any punishment. That is a bit of a surprise considering previous high-sticking incidents that have come under review.

The NHL suspended Pierre-Marc Bouchard for two games early last season for a high-sticking incident against Columbus’ Matt Calvert. Calvert, who was struck in the face, was injured on the play. However, in that instance, safety czar Brendan Shanahan asserted “Regardless of where the slash was intended or whether Calvert’s lifting of the stick steered the slash up into the face area, Bouchard is responsible for his stick and the end result.”

Due to the force with which Malkin made contact with Staal and the fact that it struck Staal’s head, this definitely deserves another look from Shanahan and company. Even if Malkin didn’t intend to hit Staal’s head, he is supposed to be responsible for his stick and the result.

from:  http://www.cbssports.com/nhl/blog/eye-on-hockey/21628432/video-evgeni-malkins-stick-meets-marc-staals-head

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Evgeni Malkin was born on July 31st, 1986 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evgeni_Malkin

July 31st, 1986

7 + 31 +1+9+8+6 = 62 = his life lesson = Hockey.

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July 31st, 1986

July 31st

7 + 31 +2+0+1+2 = 43 = his personal year (from July 31st, 2012 to July 30th, 2013) = Congratulations.  Celebrating.  Fun times.

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Evgeni Malkin

547559 413295                 59

 

his path of destiny = 59 = A real savior.

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February 4, 2013

The most likely challenger to Anderson Silva’s middleweight belt is now Chris Weidman after light heavyweight Rashad Evans dropped a decision loss Saturday night to Antonio Rogerio Nogueira.

UFC president Dana White, speaking at the UFC 156 post-fight news conference, said Weidman was the only viable option left.

“I liked Weidman before (Evans lost) anyway,” White said. “So yeah, Rashad looked worse than I’ve ever seen him tonight.”

The UFC had expressed interest in having Evans drop to middleweight and face the reigning champion Silva in his next fight.

Silva (33-4), the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world according to ESPN.com, has been publicly dismissive of a Weidman fight. But White said it is nothing but an act.

“Everybody thinks he’s ducking Weidman,” White said. “I don’t know why he does this. He makes it look like he doesn’t want to fight Weidman, but believe me right here and right now, Anderson Silva does not care who he fights.”

from:  http://www.espn.co.uk/ufc/sport/story/191587.html#trGO4b4JK2IYbOzU.99

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Anderson Silva was born on April 14th, 1975 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anderson_Silva

April 14th, 1975

4 + 14 +1+9+7+5 = 40 = his life lesson = Doing his part.

Page of Cups Tarot card

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April 14th, 1975

April 14th

4 + 14 +2+0+1+3 = 24 = his personal year (from April 14th, 2013 to April 13th, 2014) = Dominating.  In charge.  Submit.

The Queen of Wands Tarot card

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Anderson Silva

15459165 19341                54

 

his path of destiny = 54 = Watch this.  Check this out.  Reading your mind.  Faking you out.  Spontaneous.  Interviews.

Page of Swords Tarot card

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Jeff Withey, Kansas: Senior center averages 13.1 points, 8.3 rebounds and 4.3 blocks a game for the No. 1 Jayhawks (19-1).

Last week: No. 4.

from:  http://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/sports/ncaab/2013/01/10/the-top-10-college-basketball-players/1824599/

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Jeff Withey was born on March 7th, 1990 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Withey

March 7th, 1990

3 + 7 +1+9+9+0 = 29 = his life lesson = Teamwork.  Cooperation.  Skilled.  Talented.  Coordination.

Three of Wands Tarot card

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March 7th, 1990

March 7th

3 + 7 +2+0+1+3 = 16 = his personal year (from March 7th, 2013 to March 6th, 2014) = Stunning.  Amazing.  Unpredictable.  Unprecedented.

The Tower Tarot card

16 year + 3 (March) = 19 = his personal month (from March 7th, 2013 to April 6th, 2013) = It’s his time to shine.  Proud of his hard earned success.  Front and center.

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Jeff Withey

1566 592857             54

 

his path of destiny = 54 = Quick thinking.  Thinking on his feet.  Faking you out.

Page of Swords Tarot card

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10/25/2012                1:04 pm EDT

When two young Canadian girls put a message in a bottle into the St. Lawrence River in Quebec in 2004, they probably didn’t expect it to be found by a 10-year-old boy almost 2,500 miles away.

According to the BBC, Oisin Millea, a 10-year-old boy from Passage East in Ireland, discovered the plastic bottle on the beach near his home village while he was surveying the aftermath of a recent flooding last Thursday. Inside was a hand-written note in French signed by two girls, Charlaine and Claudia.

“I thought it was just rubbish. So I picked it up, looked in the bottle and then I opened it,” Millea told CBC Montreal.

He added, “There was loads of stuff washed up. I thought there was just a label inside this bottle but when I saw the hair band used to keep it together, I opened it up,” according to AFP.

At first Millea had trouble deciphering the note, which had been stuffed into a green two-liter plastic bottle.

“I tried to read it and I thought it was in Spanish, and then I found out it was in French,” Millea told CBC Montreal.

According to the Edmonton Journal, after a little help from Google translate, Millea was able to read the letter.

“06/2004.Hello, we are two girls who had the idea to launch a bottle into the sea. We are called Charlaine and Claudia. We are both 12 and we live in Montreal. We are on vacation in the Gaspésie, in the village of Grande Vallée. We had the idea to launch a bottle into the sea because we saw a TV show about young people putting messages in bottles. If you find our bottle, tell us when and how you found our bottle. Also tell us your name, age, place of residence. Example: Paris, Miami, etc.

To finish, if you don’t have Internet, go to a friend’s or go to an Internet café because we are very curious to know if our bottle was found.

— Charlaine and Claudia”

The letter also included an email address to contact the girls. However, when Millea and his family attempted to send an email, the address was no longer active.

According to UPI, Millea then took his letter to a local newspaper. Armed with only the first names of the mysterious letter senders, Millea wasn’t sure he would be able to find the two Canadian girls.

Thanks to social media, though, the story quickly went viral. It was eventually covered by a Montreal newspaper where Charlaine and Claudia saw a headline searching for them.

The girls — Claudia Garneau and Charlaine Dalpe — are now both 20. They were able to get in touch with Millea through the newspaper and set up a meeting over Skype.

“It’s a bit unreal,” Dalpé told the Edmonton Journal. “It’s really special, like something you see in the movies. You don’t expect something like this to happen for real.”

According to CBC Montreal, Tourism Ireland also took note of the story and offered the women a free week-long trip to Ireland, during which they will be able to see their 8-year-old message again.

Millea’s mother, Aoife, said finding the letter was the perfect catch for her son.

“Ever since he was a young boy, he has searched the beach and area for treasure,” she told the Edmonton Journal. “This is his treasure.”

Now Millea plans to send his own message in a bottle — and who knows where it might end up.

from:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/25/irish-boy-oisin-millea-fi_n_2011784.html

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Oisin Millea

69195 493351                 55

 

his path of destiny = 55 = Mind-blowing.  Handwriting.  A piece of paper.

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October 25, 2012

A mother returned home to her luxury Upper West Side apartment on Thursday evening to find two of her children, a 2-year-old boy and a 6-year-old girl, fatally stabbed in a bathtub by the family’s nanny, the authorities said. The nanny herself lay on the floor, near a bloody knife, with an apparently self-inflicted slash to her own throat.

Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly said the mother, Marina Krim, had left her apartment a block from Central Park at 57 West 75th Street to take one of her children, a 3-year-old girl, to a swimming lesson. The two other children were left with the nanny, Yoselyn Ortega, 50.

When Ms. Krim returned around 5:30 p.m., the commissioner said, she found a dark apartment. She went back down to the lobby to ask the doorman if he had seen the nanny and her children. When told that they had not left the building, she returned to the apartment. She looked around in the quiet rooms. Finally, she turned the lights on in the bathroom — and discovered her two children in the bathtub and the nanny unconscious on the floor.

“There were bloodcurdling screams from a woman,” said Rima Starr, who lives down the hall from the victims’ second-floor apartment. Ms. Starr also recognized a man’s screaming voice as that of the building superintendent.The screams prompted neighbors to call 911. Ms. Ortega was arrested as soon as the police arrived. She was taken to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where she was in critical but stable condition.

According to the police, Ms. Krim and her husband, Kevin, had three children — Nessie, the 3-year-old who lived, and Lucia and Leo. Ms. Krim wrote a blog where she documented “life with the little Krim kids” and showed them in photos around New York City, eating Gray’s Papaya hot dogs, pretending to use a pay phone, napping on the sofa and picking pumpkins.

On the Upper West Side, with its dual-income families in which nannies are often an integral part of children’s lives, pushing strollers or walking their charges by the dozens home from school in the afternoon, the news of the double killing was met with stark disbelief.

“It’s family-oriented, this neighborhood,” said Pauline Sklar, a real estate investor who lives a block from the building where the children were stabbed. “Parents are working. They have to depend on people. My niece hires people. She researches them.”

Ms. Sklar paused, then added, “Or tries to.”

Nannies are there for meal times, for bedtime, for birthdays and holidays, and go on vacations. Indeed, on her blog, Ms. Krim described how she and her family had spent several days visiting Ms. Ortega’s family in the Dominican Republic, speaking to just how close her relationship had been with the family.

“We spent the past 9 days in the Dominican Republic. We spent half the time at our nanny, Josie’s sisters home in Santiago,” she wrote. “We met Josie’s amazing familia!!! And the Dominican Republic is a wonderful country!! More pics to come!!”

Commissioner Kelly said that given the horror Ms. Krim had just witnessed, it was difficult for her to communicate. Mr. Krim was told of the situation hours later, when he landed after a flight back to the city. He was met at the airport by the police, who told him what happened and took him to see his wife at St. Luke’s Hospital, where the couple remained on Thursday night, along with Ms. Krim’s sister.

There were no immediate explanations for what drove the nanny’s actions. Paul J. Browne, the Police Department’s chief spokesman, said he did not know if she left a note behind, and he could not immediately say how long she had worked for the family. The Krims moved to New York from California in recent years, neighbors said.

A Harvard graduate, according to his LinkedIn profile, Mr. Krim is an executive at CNBC and had previously worked at Bloomberg and Yahoo.

Ms. Krim had worked in California for a wholesaler of powders made from exotic fruits, like acai berries and pomegranates, according to her LinkedIn profile.

A neighbor said that in New York, Ms. Krim largely devoted her time to her children. This past year she taught a weekly early-childhood art class at the Hippo Playground Parkhouse on 91st Street.

“Marina likes strolls in Central Park, doing art projects with the kids and delicious food,” according to a Web site set up for the wedding of one of Ms. Krim’s siblings.

In one post on her blog, Ms. Krim talked about how she cherished her time with her youngest, Leo, nicknamed Lito.

“One of the best parts of my day is after I drop both girls off at school and have 3 precious hours with little Lito all to myself. Ok, I’m near getting cheesy I adore this boy so much!!! He’s obsessed with collecting acorns he finds ‘on the floor,’ he loves riding ‘the school bus’ and he happily plays by himself for long periods of time. Here he has set up his kitchen in the living room and is ‘making bacon’ (not sure where he learned the word ‘bacon’).”

Ms. Ortega lives a few miles away, on Riverside Drive in Harlem. Marcelina Lovera, a neighbor of Ms. Ortega, said she had moved to New York from the Dominican Republic. She had not been officially charged as of Thursday night.

“I’m still shocked,” Ms. Lovera said. “She seems like a normal person. I wouldn’t expect that from her.”

Outside Ms. Ortega’s apartment, a woman could be heard through the closed door wailing, “Porque dios mio, porque?”

Neighbors said she lived with her three sisters and had an adolescent son. They described her as industrious and unremarkable. All expressed disbelief that she could commit a crime so heinous.

On the Upper West Side, neighbors described seeing Ms. Krim, a towel over her head, clinging to her one surviving child, being escorted by the police to a waiting ambulance.

Ms. Starr said that when she saw Ms. Krim in the building’s lobby, she was in a state of shock. “She was screaming in a psychotic state,” she said. “She was not lucid.”

Ms. Starr said she did not know her neighbor well but described a young, loving couple, often seen on neighborhood streets with a big, friendly greyhound named Babar.

She had seen Ms. Ortega in the building, she said, but never got the sense of anything being out of the ordinary.

“I rode in the elevator with the nanny just the day before yesterday,” Ms. Starr said. “I was making small talk. She was sort of unfriendly, didn’t want to interact. But I didn’t notice anything strange or weird.”

from:  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/26/nyregion/fatal-stabbings-on-upper-west-side-nanny-is-arrested.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Yoselyn Ortega

7615375 692571              64

 

her path of destiny = 64 = Misfortune.  This sucks.

Ten of Swords Tarot card

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25 October 2012                13:21 ET

A New York City policeman has been arrested for an alleged plot to kidnap women, rape and torture them and then cook and eat their body parts.

The FBI says Gilberto Valle emailed an unidentified co-conspirator to discuss details of the ghoulish plan.

No women were hurt, officials say, but Mr Valle, 28, allegedly used police databases to gather information on a list of potential victims.

He was assigned to a police precinct in Manhattan and lives in Queens.

The officer is expected to appear in a federal court to face kidnapping charges on Thursday.

‘Meeting potential victim’

Federal officials say they learned about Mr Valle’s plan in September after he discussed it on emails and instant messages from his home computer.

According to the complaint, he and his co-conspirator discussed using chloroform to make victims lose consciousness, before bringing them back to Mr Valle’s kitchen.

“I was thinking of tying her body onto some kind of apparatus… cook her over low heat, keep her alive as long as possible,” Mr Valle wrote in one online exchange in July, says the complaint.

He met one potential victim over lunch, say the authorities.

His co-conspirator allegedly asked him: “How was your meal?” to which Mr Valle is said to have replied: “I am meeting her.”

The complaint alleges that the accused negotiated in February to kidnap another woman for someone else, writing: “$5,000 and she’s all yours.”

It says he added: “I will really get off on knocking her out, tying up her hands and bare feet and gagging her. Then she will be stuffed into a large piece of luggage and wheeled out to my van.”

A search of his computer allegedly revealed files kept on at least 100 women, each with a name and photograph and often personal details such as addresses and descriptions.

“The allegations in the complaint really need no description from us. They speak for themselves,” FBI acting assistant director Mary Galligan said in a statement.

Chief Manhattan federal prosecutor Preet Bharara said: “This case is all the more disturbing when you consider Valle’s position as a New York City police officer and his sworn duty to serve and protect.”

from:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20087742

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Gilberto Valle

79325926 41335               59

 

his path of destiny = 59 = Disgrace.  Alleged plot to kidnap women, rape and torture them and then cook and eat their body parts.

Five of Swords Tarot card

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One of the great pleasures of Nashville is that it arrived fully formed, with a sure sense of what it wants to accomplish dramatically, and with a masterful command of atmosphere and setting. No other new show this season projects such effortless assurance, hits so many notes of emotion. Hell, no other scripted show hits so many just plain notes: Its music is as interesting as its storytelling.

As created by Callie Khouri, Nashville‘s set-up is deceptively simple. A one-time queen of country music, 40 year old Rayna Jaymes (Connie Britton) is being pushed aside, commercially and in other areas, by the new generation of country stars as embodied by the young Juliette Barnes (Hayden Panettiere). It’s a set-up that has figured in tons of movies, All About Eve being, perhaps, the paradigm for specifically female competition. But right from the jump, Nashville made this template its own. When director R.J. Cutler cuts, near the start of the pilot, from Rayna at home, exhaustedly removing her hair curlers, to Rayna on the Grand Ole Opry stage, vibrant, her tresses now flowing, singing an upbeat song that ought to be called “I’m Already Gone,” it accomplishes a number of things crucial, and quickly.

It says that Rayna doesn’t live in a bubble, that she feels the work that goes into her job. It says that she can crank up her energy to give an exciting performance — and Britton, doing her own vocals, has been shot and edited in such a way to make it seem as though she could bear comparison to generational equals such as Faith Hill or Martina McBride. And the fast-paced song says that Rayna is not a hide-bound traditionalist who’s too stubborn to know what sells in 2012; she’s out there doing her best to compete in the arena that now contains everyone from Little Big Town to Taylor Swift… almost, because therein lies the drama.

As quickly as we saw what big-time country music looks like, Nashville moved itself down a notch in the music industry hierarchy, introducing us to her band leader, Charles Esten’s Deacon Claybourne, a decent but jaded industry lifer who wishes he’d become a successful singer-songwriter (Deacon probably has a lot of Kris Kristofferon and John Prine albums in his collection, and, sentimental sap that he is, probably idolizes sentimental sap Townes Van Zandt) but is instead gritting his teeth into a smile and leading Rayna’s band. We met his niece, Clare Bowen’s Scarlett, who’s waitresing at the Bluebird Cafe, a real Nashville twang-boite that’s like the country-music equivalent of a hip New York or LA comedy club, a place where a fix of pros and would-be pros go to try out new material. She writes poetry and is an industry innocent, or at least feigns it well, and she’s got a boyfriend, Avery, a semi-pro working the “alt-country-punk” angle (good luck with that, Avery — at your very best, you’ll some day become Robbie Fulks).

In the clip that got the most advance publicity, Rayna met Juliette after they performed at an Opry salute to a legendary songwriter, Watty White (played by J.D. Souther; more about him in a bit). The two size each other up and aim twangy insults, Juliette talking to Rayna as though the latter is 100 years old, and Rayna sweetly implying that Juliette is a, well, whore. But after the encounter, the camera lingers on Rayna, who says to her hangers-on, “What the hell wasthat?” as though she can’t believe the nerve of that little tart. (Later, Deacon uttered the same line after a close encounter of another kind with Juliette.)

Rayna is writer Khouri’s creation for a certain kind of country star. Rayna tells the smug new pasha head of her record company that she’s been with the label for 20 years. Chronologically, and given the music she sings and the songs she said inspired her. Specifically cited was John Conlee’s 1978 hit “Rose-Colored Glasses”; me, I might have picked Crystal Gayle’s “Ready for the Times to Get Better,” #1 the same year, but maybe too on-the-nose for a show this subtle. Rayna might be viewed as a combination of Reba McEntire (who, like Rayna, stayed with MCA Records for decades and had to launch a mid-career revival), Faith Hill (the tight jeans and the pop balladry), Lorrie Morgan (country royalty; one-time youthful sex symbol as well as star), and a smidges of Roseanne Cash, Patty Loveless, and Pam Tillis — with a lot of Britton’s own distinctive character-building prowess spread over all of it, to be sure.

There’s no doubt Rayna is in a jam: Her new album, Sweet and Sorrow, has already stiffed, and she’s getting pressure from her record company to co-headline a tour with Juliette, which translates to “be this brat’s opening act.” At home, she gets loving support and not much else from house-husband Teddy (Eric Close), and is reminded of how the times are changing when her two daughters sing along to Juliette Barnes’ hits instead of their mama’s. (The daughters are played by internet musical wiz-kids Lennon and Maisy Stella.)

Her dad is Powers Boothe, playing a Nashville political power-player, Lamar Wyatt, as a cross between Jim Jones and a lizard. In the pilot, Lamar’s quest to install a tool to do his bidding as mayor seemed primarily like an excuse to give Teddy something to do (he was talked into candidacy by the end of the hour). And Lamar served as the mouthpiece confirming just how much romantic history there is between Rayna and Deacon by implying that one of Rayna’s daughters was sired by Deacon, not Teddy. But if this subplot also serves to give us a glimpse into the town’s black population with the opposing mayoral run by Coleman Carlisle (Bunny Colvin — ‘scuse me, The Wire‘s Robert Wisdom), the candidate Rayna was planning to back, then this section of the series has more promise than it might initially seem. (My reservation is that it becomes a distracting time-waster that merely echoes Kelsey Grammer’s Boss.)

Nashville‘s nods to the younger generation are as precise yet artfully blurred as the creation of Rayna. The shorthand way of looking at Juliette is to describe her as a more openly ornery LeAnn Rimes or a contemporary Tanya Tucker (big voice, small stature, combustible nature). I’ve seen other reviewers cite Taylor Swift, but that’s not right: Juliette, unlike Swift, doesn’t write her own material (a major plot point to get her involved with the easily-flattered Deacon). The contempt older Nashville hands reserve for Juliette (such as the oft-rerun “thank God for auto-tune” joke in the show’s promos) reminds me of the receptions Olivia Newton-John and Shania Twain received early on in their careers. Yet as we hear, Juliette (and, thus, Panettiere) does have a pretty good voice and she really knows how to sell a song on a stage — in this, she’s part of the post-American Idol generation, especially Kellie Pickler and Carrie Underwood.

Youth is also served by Bowen’s Scarlett and Sam Palladio’s Gunnar (what kind of country-music name is Gunnar? well, think of this songwriter as a variation on real-life hit-writer Kostas). Scarlett and Gunnar owe as much to grande dame Emmylou Harris and alt-country exemplars like Kelly Hogan, Jimmie Dale Gilmore (check out Gunnar’s high register), James McMurtry, and Buddy and Julie Miller as they do any corporate-Nashville act. Which is why they’re going to succeed more as first-tier songwriters and second-tier performers — a different career trajectory than the ones Rayna and Juliette have taken.

The guy who recognizes the way Rayna can use the young ‘uns is Souther’s Watty White, presented here as a “legendary” songwriter and producer who also seems to host a radio show and serves as music guru, matching song with artist, to any number of big-name stars. In this, his character is a mixture of Harlan Howard, Jack Clement, and Nashville‘s very own musical director T Bone Burnett (married to Khouri). Souther is himself a songwriter who penned hits for Linda Ronstandt and the Eagles in their ’70s heyday, and was part of that era’s L.A. country-rock scene along with the Byrds’ Chris Hillman and Buffalo Springfield and Poco’s Richie Furay. His restrained-verging-on-stiff acting here sets a perfect tone — Watty is a man who sees through the game on every level, he’s a little bit uncomfortable with the adulation he’s receiving even as he accepts it as his due.

It’s Watty who we saw in Nashville‘s final moments this week, setting up a connection between Rayna and the Scarlett-and-Gunnar duo, serving up a song that will probably change all their fortunes and presaging fresh friction with Juliette. The nice thing about the way Khouri has delineated Juliette is that she’s not a villain — yes, her druggie-mom may be a cliche, but it registers as an authentic one with truth: Juliette cannot match Rayna’s effortless warmth with her audience because Juliette has spent much of her life shutting down emotionally, to survive that mother.

Nashville has as much to say about business economic models as it does about romance; about the manufacturing of image and its influence on art both negative and positive. It’s really entertaining, and much more than merely entertaining.

from:  http://watching-tv.ew.com/2012/10/10/nashville-connie-britton-hayden-panettiere-best-new-show/

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Connie Britton was born on March 6th, 1967 according to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connie_Britton

March 6th, 1967

3 + 6 +1+9+6+7 = 32 = her life lesson = Blockbuster success.  Fighting and winning.

Six of Wands Tarot card

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March 6th, 1967

3 + 6 = 9 = her core number = Wise.   Heeding wisdom.

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March 6th, 1967 

6 +1+9+6+7 = 29 = her “secret” number = Skilled.  Talented.  Self-confidence.

Three of Wands Tarot card

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March 6th, 1967

March 6th

3 + 6 +2+0+1+2 = 14 = her personal year (from March  6th, 2012 to March 5th, 2013) = Sexy.  Sex appeal.  Sex symbol.

Temperance Tarot card

14 year + 12 (December) = 26 = her personal month (from December 6th, 2012 to January 5th, 2013) = Popular.  Fans.  Television.  Photogenic.  Good looks.  In the news.  Making headlines.

Page of Wands Tarot card

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using the number/letter grid:

 
1      2      3       4       5       6      7      8      9
A      B     C       D       E       F      G      H      I
J      K      L      M      N       O      P      Q      R
S      T      U      V      W      X      Y      Z

Where:

A = 1              J = 1              S = 1

B = 2              K = 2             T = 2

C = 3              L = 3             U = 3

D = 4              M = 4            V = 4

E = 5              N = 5            W = 5

F = 6              O = 6             X = 6

G = 7              P = 7             Y = 7

H = 8              Q = 8             Z = 8

I = 9               R = 9

 

 

Connie Britton

365595 2992265                 68

 

her path of destiny = 68 = Always learning.  Worth studying.

Page of Pentacles Tarot card

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