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  AKST - Alaska Standard Time
AKST is 9 hours behind of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)
An email sent from someone in the AKST time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0900" in the headers of the email.
AKST is used during winter in these US states (AKDT during summer)
www.timeanddate.com /library/abbreviations/timezones/na/akst.html   (187 words)

  
  NYTimes-Akst
Akst's article, The Lawyers Are Lurking Over S.U.V.'s in today's New York Times.
Daniel Akst is usually an excellent researcher, with a deep understanding of the power of propaganda.
Akst can also be assured that victims of breast implants are treated far from "sympathetically " in the courtrooms and in the media.
www.humanticsfoundation.com /nytimes-akst.htm   (256 words)

  
 Daniel Akst Is Ignorant About Anti-Globalization Movement
Akst ignores the existence of a broad coalition of "adult" labor unions and human rights and environmental organizations, which comprise the leadership and vast majority of the protesters.
If Akst had bothered to consult the web sites of any of the organizers of the demonstrations -- for example, the Fifty Years is Enough campaign -- he could have quite easily found out the protesters' goals.
Akst's attempted counter-argument would be the "global economic growth" he offers as the answer to the world's suffering poor.
www.therationalradical.com /dsep/0801/daniel-akst.htm   (821 words)

  
 Songwriters Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
arry Akst was born in New York City on August 15, 1894 beginning a career that would prove him one of the most prolific composers of the era and an accomplished pianist and conductor.
In 1925, Akst, along with lyricists Sam Lewis and Joe Young, wrote the one of the most recorded songs from the 1920’s: “Dinah”.
Akst collaborated on the 1927 Broadway production of “Artists and Models” and moved to Hollywood in the late 1920’s to work on Hollywood Musicals.
www.songwritershalloffame.org /exhibit_home_page.asp?exhibitId=35   (279 words)

  
 AKST Global - Demo
AKST is founded by a high-powered, experienced team of professionals who share years of experienced in product development, infrastructure and people management, product marketing, channel management and financial management.
AKST has prior importance to satisfy its client to its optimum levels and make sure they get what they want.
AKST's ideas and products have result in technology intensive transformations that have met the most stringent quality standards.
akstglobal.com   (172 words)

  
 Penguin Reading Guides | The Webster Chronicle | Daniel Akst   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Akst is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania who spent 13 years in Los Angeles before moving to the Hudson Valley, where he lives with his wife and two sons.
In many ways, Akst instills in the reader the same skepticism, gullibility, and shifts in perception that occur within the characters in the novel.
For example, Detective Jepson and Julie seem in the beginning of the investigations to be a virtuous family man and a closet Satan-worshipper, respectively, but by the end of the novel, their images change.
us.penguingroup.com /static/rguides/us/webster_chronicles.html   (976 words)

  
 LINGUIST List 7.1048: /aks/ and /akst/ in AAVE
Alain Thomas, at the University of Guelph in Canada, said, "Yes, /akst/ is easier to pronounce than /askt/ because of the difficulty of uttering the /kt/ cluster in word-final position (both are voiceless stops).
I think the implications of the case of aks for educators are quite simple; this is a single word that plays only the tiniest of roles in the emerging literacy of African American children.
I learned a tremendous amount from the e-mail exchange about aks and akst, and realize now how language, even for someone with some background in linguistics, can be far more complex than we realize.
www.linguistlist.org /issues/7/7-1048.html   (1105 words)

  
 The Webster Chronicle by Daniel Akst - Multiple Book Reviews Book Jacket Summary
A molestation incident in the day-care facility of a small town sends the community spinning out of control in Akst's complex, thought-provoking follow-up to his raucous, over-the-top debut.
Akst vividly illustrates the rocky road from ethical journalism to tabloid sensationalism by showing how isolated accusations can be fed and regurgitated as fact to a hungry and otherwise bored public.
Akst's second novel promises to garner the same respect as his first, St.
www.bookbrowse.com /reviews/index.cfm?book_number=894   (434 words)

  
 SES George Akst
Akst was appointed as Senior Analyst upon the recommendation of the Commanding General, MCCDC and the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps.
Akst graduated cum laude from the City College of New York and received his PhD in mathematics from the University of Illinois in 1974.
After receiving his PhD, Dr. Akst was a professor of mathematics at New Mexico State University (1974-1976) and the California State University at San Bernardino (1976-1979).
hqinet001.hqmc.usmc.mil /i&L/v2/BIOS/AkstBio.htm   (445 words)

  
 George Akst U.S. Immigration, Visas, American Immigration - US Immigration, Green Card & Citizenship Information, Legal ...
The firm of Akst and Akst is a full service American immigration law firm that was founded by George Akst.
Our staff is comprised of attorneys from such diverse countries as Russia, Spain and the Ukraine.
At Akst and Akst, we work very closely with each client, making sure that the client is apprized of any developments in the case or updates in the law, until the case reaches final adjudication.
www.akstlaw.com   (190 words)

  
 Harry Akst - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Harry Akst (August 15, 1894–March 31, 1963) was an American songwriter.
Harry Akst was inducted in the Songwriters' Hall of Fame in 1983.
Harry Akst's entry at the Songwriters' Hall of Fame
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Harry_Akst   (244 words)

  
 AL JOLSON - CONTRACT SIGNED 04/07/1944 CO-SIGNED BY:HARRY AKST , HERMAN RUBY , BERT KALMAR
COMPOSERS and LYRICISTS: JOLSON, AKST, RUBY and KALMAR
In 1944, the song "Who Said Dreams Don't Come True?", music by Jolson, Akst and Benny Davis, was used in Columbia's The Impatient Years starring Jean Arthur, Lee Bowman, Charles Coburn and Edgar Buchanan.
RUBY and KALMAR collaborated on 19 motion pictures, including the Marx Brothers' Animal Crackers (with Groucho's theme song, "Hooray for Captain Spaulding"), Duck Soup, Horse Feathers, A Night at the Opera and A Night in Casablanca.
www.galleryofhistory.com /archive/3_2002/music/AL_JOLSON.htm   (265 words)

  
 OpinionJournal - Taste
The sustainably harvested wood, solar panels and parabolic collector to focus the sun's rays must have cost a fortune, but perhaps that's why they call it "green."
Akst is a writer living in Tivoli, N.Y. Copyright © Dow Jones & Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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www.opinionjournal.com /taste/?id=110007807   (1005 words)

  
 Featurewell.com - Daniel Akst   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Daniel Akst is a novelist and essayist living in New York’s Hudson Valley.
He contributes to The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Boston Globe, among other publications.
Essays: The decline of the Pythians, and other fraternal organizations is one of the more poignant reminders of our collective flight from one another.
www.featurewell.com /?WID=5142   (258 words)

  
 AUTOGRAPHS & MANUSCRIPTS: AL JOLSON - CONTRACT SIGNED 04/07/1944 CO-SIGNED BY:HARRY AKST , HERMAN RUBY , BERT KALMAR
It was the only Jolson/Akst collaboration that made it into the movies.
JOLSON, of course, starred in Warner Bros.' The Jazz Singer (1927), the first feature-length Hollywood "talkie" film in which spoken dialogue was used as part of the dramatic action.
Among AKST's other songs were "Dinah" (1925) and "Baby Face" (1926).
www.galleryofhistory.com /archive/5_2005/music/258820-AL-JOLSON.htm   (278 words)

  
 Dan Akst, the Web page
Believe it or not, this is the Dan Akst home page.
Here you'll find samples of my work (I'm a scribe, if that isn't immediately obvious from this cobby page), some background about me and "news" of my most recent book, The Webster Chronicle.
You can always email me using my last name at citlink.net, or send something (preferably a check) to my agent:
www.akst.com   (809 words)

  
 Harry Akst - AOL Music
arry Akst was born in New York City on August 15, 1894 beginning a career that would prove him one of the most prolific composers of the era and...
Harry Akst, Sam Lewis and Joe Young Morley Music Co./EMI Mills Music, Inc./BandG Akst Publishing Co. AM I BLUE Grant Clarke, Harry Akst...
Download, listen and watch Harry Akst music, mp3's, song lyrics, music videos, Internet radio, live performances, concerts, and more on AOL Music.
music.aol.com /artist/harry-akst/305999/main   (162 words)

  
 Daniel Akst - A biography of Daniel Akst.
Daniel Akst - A biography of Daniel Akst.
plus multiple book reviews and one or more book excerpts by Akst.
A native New Yorker, Daniel Akst is a well-known journalist who has worked at the LA Times and Wall Street Journal and now writes a monthly column in the Sunday New York Times.
www.bookbrowse.com /biographies/index.cfm?author_number=688   (282 words)

  
 You have $1. Where to spend it? - By Daniel Akst - Slate Magazine
In the wake of the tsunami, Daniel Gross addressed whether charity was a zero-sum game.
Daniel Akst is a writer in New York's Hudson Valley.
He is the author of The Webster Chronicle, a novel.
www.slate.com /id/2135721   (2183 words)

  
 OpinionJournal - Taste
On the other hand, think of all the material he'll have if he decides that it's time for Terry Mullally to leave Washington for the governor's mansion.
Akst is a novelist in New York's Hudson Valley.
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www.opinionjournal.com /taste/?id=110007164   (1191 words)

  
 Boston.com / News / Boston Globe / Magazine / Finding Fault for the Fat
Divide that answer again by height in inches.
Daniel Akst, the author of this article, wrote "St. Burl's Obituary," a novel about what happens when a fat man becomes thin.
Boston.com has an affiliate relationship with Amazon.com and gets a small percentage of each sale made through this link.
www.boston.com /news/globe/magazine/articles/2003/12/07/finding_fault_for_the_fat   (4177 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Funfair Music: Music: Harry Akst,Gene / McHugh, Jimmy / Mills, Irving Austin,Irving Berlin,Frank ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
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www.amazon.com /Funfair-Music-Harry-Akst/dp/B000005MZF   (275 words)

  
 Albert Akst   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Tailspin Tommy in The Great Air Mystery (1935) (as Al Akst)
Discuss this name with other users on IMDb message board for Albert Akst
You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers.
www.imdb.com /name/nm0015573   (301 words)

  
 Alaska Time  - What's the time in Alaska Time Zone now (AKST / AKDT)?
Alaska Time - What's the time in Alaska Time Zone now (AKST / AKDT)?
Alaska Time - USA + Canada Alaska Standard Time (AKST) = GMT+9 Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT) = GMT+8
EST ~ CST ~ MST ~ PST ~ AKST ~ HST
wwp.alaska-time.com   (348 words)

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