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  Ted Kennedy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1962, Kennedy was elected to the Senate from Massachusetts in a special election to fill the seat left vacant by his oldest brother, John, upon the latter's election as President of the United States.
Kennedy was criticized for driving drunk, for failing to come to Kopechne's aid, for failing to summon help, for contacting not the police but his lawyer first, and for failing to report the accident to the authorities.
Senator Kennedy was a major player in the bipartisan team that wrote the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, which according to both Kennedy and President Bush was a compromise, and according to both their parties conceded too much to the other side.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ted_Kennedy   (4553 words)

  
 Profiles - Jimmy Kennedy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jimmy Kennedy is a young man large in stature and promise.
Kennedy's progress was slowed in the spring by a sprained ankle, keeping him out of the Blue-White game, but he entered the preseason healthy and ready to compete for time in the defensive interior line, a unit which returns only two players with significant experience.
Kennedy was a three-year starter on the offensive and defensive lines at Roosevelt HS for Coach Tony DeMatteo.
www.psu.edu /sports/football/profiles/kennedy.html   (244 words)

  
 Edward M. Kennedy - SourceWatch
Kennedy is currently a leader in the Senate in the effort to amend Medicare to include a prescription drug benefit for senior citizens.
"Kennedy is the youngest of nine children of Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, and is a graduate of Harvard and the University of Virginia Law School.
Kennedy Breaks Cover on Iraq Fiasco (http://victoria.indymedia.org/news/2003/09/16925.php), AP (Victoria Indymedia), September 19, 2003: "The case for going to war against Iraq was a fraud 'made up in Texas' to give Republicans a political boost, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy said yesterday.
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Edward_M._Kennedy   (1999 words)

  
 Jimmy's New Shoes
His name is Jimmy, and he has a smile that lights up a room, sky blue eyes and curly hair.
I could have popped with pride looking at the smiles of Jimmy's grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins, watching him do some of the things we all hoped for, but were a little afraid to believe he could ever do.
Jimmy is my joy, my strength, and the best of me. He verifies my belief in miracles and the power of love daily.
www.moondance.org /2000/summer00/nonfiction/shoes.html   (1112 words)

  
 Jimmy Kennedy
Jimmy Kennedy was born in Omagh, Co. Tyrone and after graduating from Trinity College in Dublin he took up work as a teacher but later abandoned this in favour of a career in music following the huge success of his Teddy Bears' Picnic which sold 4 million copies within months of its publication.
Jimmy Kennedy was a very private person whose work spoke for itself without the aid of gimmickry, the need for spin or having to be pushed by the cult of personality.
Having died in 1984 Jimmy Kennedy was posthumously admitted to the elite Songwriters' Hall of Fame in 1997 [See Links on the Main Menu].
home.freeuk.net /aquinas/jkennedy.htm   (481 words)

  
 Players Stories
Louis Rams rookie tackle Jimmy Kennedy grew up fending for himself on the tough streets of Yonkers, his mom worked two jobs, and he was heading down the wrong path when his football coach turned his life around.
Kennedy had been cut from the 7th grade and 8th grade football teams because he was "too slow and too small," and was in desperate need of a family, not a gang.
Kennedy credits DeMatteo, who he considers a father figure, for sending him down the right path away from the gang life and towards a new focus on education and athletics.
www.eduplace.com /tacklereading/stories/jimmykennedy.html   (628 words)

  
 JS Online: Kennedy is leader of the pride
Jimmy Kennedy's eyes light up and a devilish smile comes across his face at the thought of what he and his partners on the defensive line can accomplish this season.
With fifth-year seniors Kennedy and Anthony Adams at tackle, and Michael Haynes returning at end, Penn State has a strong foundation to a defense that needs to perform better than it did a year ago to snap the program's two-year absence from the post-season.
Kennedy may be a teddy bear off the field, but the "Grizzly Bear" nickname he carries on it is well-deserved.
www.jsonline.com /badger/fb/aug02/64074.asp?format=print   (500 words)

  
 Amazon Fan Fiction Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Kennedy was moving as rapidly as he could though the jungle when he heard the gunshot...
Jimmy's gunshot wound is almost healed now thanks to the combined efforts of Prudence and the Shaman and he is ready for travel back to the Chosen.
While Kennedy is in the pit he will try to judge himself by counting the number of lives he has saved vs the number of lives he has lost or cost since becoming lost in the Amazon.
www.geocities.com /morgancastle/fiction.html   (9853 words)

  
 Carol Alt
Kennedy is frustrated by his inability to communicate with the Spider People and by the interference of the Shaman (Alejandro Ronceria), who has his own methods of curing diseases.
Jimmy starts to run away in fear of being eaten himself, but realizes that he would be abandoning his friend to a horrible death.
Jimmy is anxious to escape Tamarra's irate daddy, realizing too late that what passes as a heavy first date in LA is a pledge of marriage in the Chosen Village.
mortalkombatdragon.com /benchleysamazon/episodes12to22.htm   (10618 words)

  
 The Many Faces of ALS: Jimmy Kennedy
Jimmy had recently married his long-time girlfriend Karen and they were looking forward to a promising future when he was diagnosed with ALS.
Jimmy Kennedy was 28 years old and Karen was newly pregnant.
Jimmy’s brother, Richard P. Kennedy is current President of the Angel Fund.
www.theangelfund.org /faces_jimmyk.asp   (294 words)

  
 Songwriters Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
hile Jimmy Kennedy was a true son of Ireland, the appeal of his music is lasting and universal and stretches far beyond the Irish Sea and the beautiful, inspiring West country.
Kennedy had the native ability to put a little story into a succinct lyric and match it to a tune, usually composed by a co-writer.
While fame eluded Kennedy during his lifetime, an award in his name, to mark outstanding contributions to the craft and tradition of professional songwriting, was added to the British Academy of Songwriters' annual Ivor Novello awards and he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1997.
www.songwritershalloffame.org /exhibit_home_page.asp?exhibitId=227   (569 words)

  
 CBSNews.com Who's Who Person
Kennedy speaks to delegates at the convention, July 27, 2004.
Edward M. Kennedy, Democratic titan and patriarch of the country's most enduring political dynasty, told the party faithful that America can reclaim its greatness only by denying President Bush a second term.
Kennedy, who worked tirelessly to win the 2004 convention for Boston, greeted the cheering throng by saying, "Welcome to my hometown." About 100 members of his extended family joined him in the city that is the birthplace of the Kennedy dynasty.
www.cbsnews.com /elements/2004/07/23/in_depth_politics/whoswho631596_0_8_person.shtml   (314 words)

  
 Football: PSU's Kennedy already looking forward to NFL draft
Kennedy, an Outland Trophy candidate, decided in January to return after the NFL advisory board projected him as a late first- or early second-round selection.
Kennedy graduated in May, so he doesn't have some of the academic worries of his younger teammates.
Kennedy started the season slow, with 22 tackles and no sacks in the first four games, and his play was fodder for the media and fans.
www.post-gazette.com /sports/psu/20021114psu4.asp   (721 words)

  
 PSU defensive lineman acts on the field - PittsburghLIVE.com
It could have been mere coincidence that Kennedy was all over the field Saturday after barely registering a blip on the radar against Central Florida, Nebraska, Louisiana Tech and Iowa.
Kennedy came into this season needing seven tackles-for-loss to move into the top 10 all-time at Penn State.
Kennedy and Wake set the tone on Wisconsin's first drive when they dropped Bollinger for losses on back-to-back plays and forced a punt.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/tribune-review/sports/s_95393.html   (793 words)

  
 STLtoday - Sports - Special Reports
Jimmy Kennedy, the St. Louis Rams first round pick in the 2003 NFL draft, last April.
Thus Kennedy worked hard to improve his game before his senior season, a year in which he saw a rise in his statistics, from 51 tackles and 1.5 sacks as a junior to 87 tackles and 5.5 sacks as a senior.
Kennedy also worked feverishly to get his weight under control after he reportedly tipped the scales at more than 400 pounds during one of his college recruiting trips.
www.stltoday.com /stltoday/sports/special/ramstrain.nsf/0/997884820873381486256D67005EC9E1?OpenDocument   (1383 words)

  
 KENNEDY, Jimmy : MusicWeb Encyclopaedia of Popular Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
With Michael Carr Kennedy wrote shows for the Palladium, and songs such as 'South Of The Border' '39.
Ray Noble's and Lew Stone's hits on 'Isle Of Capri' were also hits '35 in the USA, where Freddy Martin had another version; it was revived '54 for more US hits.
Hugh Williams's real name was Wilhelm Grosz; he emigrated from Berlin to London '34, went to the USA and died '39: a selection of his Afrika-Songs from the '20s and other work was issued by Decca UK '97 in their Entartete Musik series of composers banned in Nazi Germany.
www.musicweb-international.com /encyclopaedia/k/K26.HTM   (431 words)

  
 Sporting News, The: First in line: if mountainous Jimmy Kennedy—the top defensive tackle on the board and best of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
At a time when NFL teams are using specialists along the defensive front, Kennedy has the potential to be an every-down tackle, capable of stuffing the run and getting in the face of the passer.
Kennedy produced 87 tackles and anchored a front four that included the Big Ten's sack leader (Haynes) and did a superior job of clogging running lanes (only four opponents rushed for more than 100 yards in the regular season).
They may not be top-10 picks like Jimmy Kennedy, but the other two highly rated players on Penn State's dominant defensive line will be selected on the first day of the draft.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1208/is_7_227/ai_97615210   (1583 words)

  
 The Advance Scout | HoustonProFootball.com
In the process, Kennedy has established himself as a top caliber pick in next April's draft, someone who should be very high on the Texans' wish list.
So high, in fact, that Kennedy should be their best defensive prospect on the board at this point.
Kennedy can grind OL beef when double-teamed to hold his ground, and he can plow upfield when it's time to bum rush the show.
www.houstonprofootball.com /scout/scout43.html   (785 words)

  
 Chicago Bears   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Kennedy is built in the same mold as Keith Traylor and Ted Washington in that he is a big guy who can plug the hole easily.
Kennedy seems to be in tune with the opposing team’s quarterback because he gets a good jump on the opposing player and is in the backfield seemingly right away.
Kennedy will require a little of fine tuning when he comes in to the NFL but with those tweaks, he might just be one of the greatest, at his position, to ever play the game.
www.allsports.com /network/content?site=1043&story=39909   (973 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Rams' Kennedy, Browns' Boyer suffer injuries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Kennedy was planting his foot to make a cut when he went down.
Kennedy was expected to have surgery Friday in St. Louis.
Kennedy was the 12th overall pick in the 2003 draft but was a huge disappointment last season.
www.usatoday.com /sports/football/nfl/2004-08-06-injury-roundup_x.htm?csp=34   (675 words)

  
 Direct Rays   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Four years later, and the result was Kennedy not only shined on the grid iron and would be drafter by the NFL, but he would graduate from college with a 3.2 grade point average.
Kennedy came to live with the DeMatteo family after college as he prepared for the pros.
Kennedy and Atkins were teammates on the Roosevelt state championship team coached by DeMatteo, and now he would love to have a reunion together at the Super Bowl.
www.northcountynews.com /archives_2003/12-24-03/directrays.htm   (1734 words)

  
 Book Reviews - River Run Cookbook: Southern Comfort from Vermont   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
With restaurateurs Jimmy and Maya Kennedy and writer Marialisa Calta as your guides, armchair travelers can pull right up to a little white-frame cottage, home to the River Run Restaurant, and wade into the life of a rural New England village (Plainfield, Vermont, population 1,300).
Jimmy Kennedy grew up learning his way around the kitchen from his mom in Brewer, Mississippi (hence the variations on the theme of catfish), and his wife, Maya, in Plainfield (that’s how the maple syrup made it into the marinade).
No doubt readers are going to hurtle toward their kitchens, wanting to whip up the dishes—soups and stews, griddle cakes and fritters, salads and side dishes, desserts and more—chronicled in mouthwatering detail here.
www.smithsonianmag.si.edu /smithsonian/issues01/jun01/bookreview_jun01.html   (512 words)

  
 EARL: Band Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Jimmy Griffin is widely recognized as one of the best guitarists on the St. Louis scene.
Jimmy has been with bands such as Nadine (Trampoline Records), Neptune Crush, and King of the Hill (SBK Records).
Together, the band builds a foundation which perfectly reinforces Kennedy's musical vision-- providing the perfect amount of groove, grit, nuance, and muscle, while never forgetting to let Kennedy's melodic and lyrical punch to shine through.
www.earlsounds.com /bio.html   (417 words)

  
 Don't drink, don't smoke...what do you do?
Kennedy, who recently criticized some members of last year's team for their Thursday-night drinking penchant, does not drink.
Kennedy has never had time to fit things like that in his life.
And as Jimmy Kennedy puts his hand on the knob and turns, he knows that no one will ever close his door.
www.collegian.psu.edu /archive/2002/08/08-31-02cm/08-31-02dsports-01.asp   (1205 words)

  
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Jimmy is a public speaker and wrestles with Dr Chuck Dietzen for The Timmy foundation www.timmyfoundation.org
Jimmy/ THE FLASH wrestles DR Chuck/DR DOOM in a real ring to raise funds for missions and is a public speaker about "Ability" with a program Everybody Counts, at other schools, universities, and businesses.
Jimmy would be very excited to be a part of this wonderful group.
www.mariekennedy.com /links.htm   (794 words)

  
 Waterford News & Star: Jimmy Kennedy knew greatness   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
THE death last week of Jimmy Kennedy brought memories flowing of an earlier age in Waterford football.
Jimmy played with Evergreen before moving to Bohemians to become a key figure in their early years.
Jimmy is predeceased by his beloved wife Kathleen, and towards the end it became obvious that his wish was to join her.
www.waterford-news.ie /news/story.asp?j=7006   (363 words)

  
 Tribute to Jimmy Kennedy - World Cultures European   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Just about everyone is familiar with Jimmy Kennedy's lyrics, but very few people have ever heard of him and even fewer know that Red Sails in the Sunset was inspired by a beautiful summer evening in Portstewart, which is located on Northern Ireland's famous Causeway Coast.
Jimmy was born on July 20, 1902 and by his own reckoning, he wrote 2,000 songs.
Jimmy Kennedy from The Songwriters Hall of Fame.
www.irishcultureandcustoms.com /AMusic/jimmyKennedy.html   (1312 words)

  
 Correspondents Report - Kennedy burial attracts world interest
John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jnr, his wife Carolyn Bessette and her sister Lauren were buried at sea after losing their lives in a light plane crash last weekend.
Jimmy Breslin, a Pulitzer Prize winning columnist with News Day and The Los Angeles Times, says the legacy of the Kennedy era is the effort to achieve racial equality in America.
To remember, what is it 39 years, '60 Kennedy came in, '63 he got killed, '68 Bobby Kennedy got killed, that isn't much to keep alive, to remember anything that huge in the lives of your family.
www.abc.net.au /cgi-bin/common/printfriendly.pl?http://www.abc.net.au/correspondents/s38805.htm   (861 words)

  
 CNNSI.com - SI Online - Kelley King - Time Out With... - SI's Kelley King: Time Out with Jimmy Kennedy - Friday ...
Kennedy hopes to improve on the 1.5 sacks and eight tackles for a loss that he managed despite being double-teamed for most of 2001.
Kennedy: You know, I've been playing for one of the best programs in the nation for almost five years now, but I've only been to the Alamo Bowl.
Kennedy: We've had the talent, but last year there were some people who weren't giving 100 percent.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /inside_game/kelley_king/news/2002/08/23/time_out   (718 words)

  
 MY SONG GOES ROUND THE WORLD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Educated at Trinity College Dublin, songwriter Jimmy Kennedy (1902 - 1984), ranks alongside COLE PORTER, ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER, and LENNON and McCARTNEY in the Songwriters Hall Of Fame as one of most successful writers of popular songs of the last century.
KENNEDY wrote over 2000 songs, 200 of which became hits of the 1930’s, 1940’s, 1950’s and 1960’s.
Born in Omagh, Co. Tyrone, JIMMY KENNEDY grew up in Portstewart, Co. Londonderry and later lived in Mayfair, Manhattan, and Greystones, Co. Wicklow.
www.belfastcity.gov.uk /arts/news/my_song_world.asp   (505 words)

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