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  E.B. White
Elwyn Brooks White was born in Mount Vernon, New York, as the son of Samuel White, a prosperous piano manufacturer, and Jessie (Hart) White; she was forty-one and Samuel was forty-five.
White's favorite subjects were the complexities of modern society, failures of technological progress, the pleasures of urban and rural life, war, and internationalism.
White's early collections of poetry, THE LADY IS COLD (1929) and THE FOX OF PEAPACK AND OTHER POEMS (1928), reflected his interest in "the small things of the day" and "the trivial matters of the heart." From 1938 to 1943 he wrote and edited a column called 'One Man's Meat' for Harper's magazine.
www.kirjasto.sci.fi /ebwhite.htm   (1346 words)

  
 White Brothers Racing
White Brothers would like to congratulate Team Yamaha and Grant Langston on their AMA Motocross Championship.
The factory Yamaha YZ450F Grant rides is powered by the all new Ti-Pro full race system by White Brothers.
White Brothers is proud to introduce this incredible new addition to our performance exhaust line-up!
www.whitebros.com   (92 words)

  
 white ninja comics
White Ninja Comics are not for the weak of mind.
Latest comic is called "White Ninja is a trophy."
"White Ninja is scheezy philanderer" is today's comic.
www.whiteninjacomics.com   (144 words)

  
  White House News - Topix
Former Tennessee Sen. Fred Thompson, the actor considering a White House bid, said Friday he favors helping the Iranian people overthrow the government of Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad if the chance...
Despite some friction between the allies, it was smiles, waves and picture-taking at the White House as President Bush hosted an informal dinner Thursday night for Japan's prime minister.
I edit the White House News pages on Topix when no humans are available to help.
www.topix.net /city/white-house-tn   (694 words)

  
  White - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
White is commonly the colour of snow and ice, though these often have a blue tint, even when not contaminated with other things that may change their color.
White is often associated with Conservatism (as opposed to Communism), particularly in the years following World War I, with civil wars fought between "Reds" and "Whites", for instance the Civil War in Russia and the Civil War in Finland.
In cockfighting, a white feather in the tail is considered a mark of inferior breeding.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/White   (1086 words)

  
 White (people) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the United Kingdom, White is a term generally used for those of northern European descent with those of darker skin colour being referred to as "Latin" or "Mediterranean", in a similar context to usage of White as fair-skinned.
White nationalists in the United States often have a definition of "Whiteness" that is much more limited than the official government definition of "Whiteness", in this case, requires not only an ancestry that is solely or overwhelmingly European, but also a psychological identification with the European ethnicity and a commitment to advance its interests.
The broad usage of "White" is sometimes criticized by those who argue that it de-ethnicizes various groups, although the same charge is not leveled at the question of ethnic diversity within fls.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Whites   (5640 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: White House   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United States of America.
The White House is a white-painted, neoclassical sandstone mansion located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. White is a color, (more accurately it contains all the colors of the visible spectrum and is sometimes described as an achromatic color—fl is the absence of color) that has high brightness but zero hue.
The White House is a white-painted, neoclassical sandstone mansion located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. As the office of the U.S. President, the term "White House" is often used as a metonym for the president's administration.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/White-House   (585 words)

  
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White had seen the rousing parades and media blitz which surrounded the Project Mercury astronauts and their families, but he was not prepared for the attention he and his friend, Jim McDivitt would receive upon their arrival in Houston.
White was scheduled to use a newly developed suit and a special hand held unit which would allow the astronaut to propel himself while performing maneuvers outside the spacecraft.
Ed White had no idea that he and the crew soon would be in an emergency situation and that their lives would depend upon the crew opening the hatch in less than twenty seconds.
www.hq.nasa.gov /office/pao/History/Apollo204/zorn/white.htm   (5719 words)

  
 Byron White
In Fall 1946, White was hired as a law clerk to the new Chief Justice, Fred Vinson.
White and Kennedy had met when both were living in Europe in 1939, and White co-authored a Navy report examining why Kennedy's PT boat (PT 109) was struck and sank in the Pacific in World War II.
White remained on the Court for 31 years, retiring in 1993 after the election of a Democrat, Bill Clinton, to the Office of President.
www.michaelariens.com /ConLaw/justices/whiteb.htm   (621 words)

  
 Meet E. B. White   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
White was born in 1899 in Mount Vernon, New York.
White's career had already brought him much fame, but he was about to try something new.
When E. White was young, every child in his school had to give a speech or recite a poem.
www.eduplace.com /kids/hmr/mtai/white.html   (217 words)

  
 VH1.com : Barry White : Biography
White wrote "Walkin' in the Rain (With the One I Love)" with lyrics that were inspired by conversations with one of the singers, Glodean James (who would later become White's second wife).
White's career took him from the ghetto to international success with 106 gold and 41 platinum albums, 20 gold and ten platinum singles, with worldwide sales in excess of 100 million.
White, who suffered from hypertension and chronic high blood pressure, was hospitalized for kidney failure in September of 2002.
www.vh1.com /artists/az/white_barry/bio.jhtml   (1271 words)

  
 Byron R. White
Byron White was born and raised in Colorado.
White won a Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford, and then returned to the United States to complete a law degree at Yale.
White acquired a reputation for moderation during the heyday of Warren Court liberalism and egalitarianism.
www.oyez.org /oyez/resource/legal_entity/93/biography   (172 words)

  
 The Changing Face: Non-white emigration into Europe, America and Australia
Although the White population is set to increase steadily in real numbers, expressed as a percentage of the entire American population, their numbers are in radical decline: in 1996, Whites made up 73.1 per cent of the population.
According to the 1991 census, approximately 73 percent of the population of New Zealand is White.
The reproduction rate in White countries (amongst their native populations) has, since the introduction of the pill, dropped to the point where in most White countries it is below the stable replacement rate of 2.4 children per female.
www.white-history.com /hwr67.htm   (3849 words)

  
 Generations: White
Abraham Alphonso White was born April 28, 1857 in New Hampshire and died in 1914.
Oren Woodbury White was born December 10, 1860 in New Hampshire and died November 27, 1949.
Edwin Franklin White was born November 11, 1876 in Kansas and died in 1937.
members.tripod.com /~wamurrell/whistory.html   (889 words)

  
 White County, Tennessee, Genealogy
White County was formed in 1806 from Smith and Jackson Counties.
Over the next few decades, White County was itself partitioned, causing the eventual move of the County Seat from it's original location near the White homestead to Sparta, where it remains.
White County is in Middle Tennessee, in the Cumberland Mountains, midway between Nashville and Knoxville, and covers an area of 377 square miles.
www.tngennet.org /white   (1066 words)

  
 White Sands National Monument (National Park Service)
Due to missile testing on the adjacent White Sands Missile Range, it is occasionally necessary, for visitor safety, to close the Dunes Drive for periods of up to three hours.
The brilliant white dunes are ever changing: growing, cresting, then slumping, but always advancing.
White Sands National Monument preserves a major portion of this gypsum dune field, along with the plants and animals that have successfully adapted to this constantly changing environment.
www.nps.gov /whsa   (262 words)

  
 WHITE
Jean White and Nancy White were born after 1785 as they were not included in the names of children in the Confession of Faith and were included in the White Sampler of 1795.
White seems almost phenomenal, yet his success has been by no means the result of fortunate circumstances.
Thompson White, our subject's father, was born near Greensburg, Westmoreland County, PA on July 11, 1807, and became one of the pioneer businessmen of Wellsburg, West VA. where he conducted a gristmill, lumberyard and planing mill.
www.irishgenealogy.com /white.htm   (7354 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: White Fathers
The famine of 1867 left a large number of Arab orphans, and the education and Christian instruction of these children was the occasion of the founding of the society; but from its inception the founder had in mind the conversion of the Arabs and negroes of Central Africa.
The costume of the missionaries resembles the white robes of the Algerian Arabs and consists of a cassock or gandoura, and a mantle or burnous.
The White Fathers succeeded in establishing small missions among the Berbers of Jurjura (Algeria), there being at present nine hundred and sixty-two Christians; but the regions bordering on the great lakes and Soudan show the best results.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/15613d.htm   (625 words)

  
 WhitePrivilege.com » Defining “White Privilege”
To invest white persons with a privilege or privileges; to grant to white persons a particular right or immunity; to benefit or favor specially white persons; to invest white persons with special honorable distinctions.
Which is precisely what we white folks do (for the most part) when faced with claims by people of color that we enjoy social privilege by virtue of the social fact that we are taken to be white.
To sum up, (1) white privilege should be defined carefully because it is contested; (2) that contestation is itself racialized, (3) which is what we should expect, since (4) socially invisible structures of oppression are more effective and enduring than socially visible ones.
whiteprivilege.com /definition   (1038 words)

  
 EUROPA - Official Documents, White Papers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Hard copy versions of White Papers that are not available on-line can be obtained through the nearest sales agent of the Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.
White paper on exchanges of information on convictions and the effect of such convictions in the European Union
White Paper: Preparation of the Associated Countries of Central and Eastern Europe for Integration into the Internal Market of the Union
ec.europa.eu /comm/off/white/index_en.htm   (549 words)

  
 white
The panel is giving White an exclusive right not in what she looks like or who she is, but in what she does for a living.
Future Vanna Whites might not get the chance to create their personae, because their employers may fear some celebrity will claim the persona is too similar to her own.' The public will be robbed of parodies of celebrities, and our culture will be deprived of the valuable safety valve that parody and mockery create.
True, Samsung did it to make money, but White does whatever she does to make money, too; the majority talks of "the difference between fun and profit," but in the entertainment industry fun is profit.
www.law.umkc.edu /faculty/projects/ftrials/communications/white.html   (3477 words)

  
 || White - the colour of innocence ||
A fanlisting is a website put together with the goal of listing as many world-wide fans as possible of a particular person, movie, song, band, ice cream flavor, animal --- (you get the idea ;) To find out more, as well as access the thousands of other fanlistings authorized by The Fanlistings Network, go here.
Many thanks to Cathrine for all the work that she's put into this fanlisting as it's original creator and for choosing me as a suitable new owner for "White".
January 11th 2003 - White is launched by original owner Cathrine.
fantasm.still-inspired.com /white   (251 words)

  
 Colors of the Siberian Husky - White Siberian Husky Page
"White" is not genetically a 'color' in Siberian Huskies, it is instead produced by the action of certain genes.
I thought this would be considered Buff and White (which may be compared to the color of a Palomino horse) but have been advised it is not.
Another example of an Isabella white, notice the whiter mask against the somewhat creamier white area.
www.huskycolors.com /white.html   (295 words)

  
 The White Album
The White Album's original working title was A Doll's House, which is the name of Henrik Ibsen's masterpiece play written in the 19th century.
On the left are scans from a copy of the White Album poster included with a White Album manufactured by EMI in Germany.
Over the course of the White Album sessions, many different recordings of this song were made in several different styles.
www.beatletracks.com /btwhite.html   (780 words)

  
 Snow White Card Game - How To Play
To wake Snow White from her sleep by being the first player to land the Prince Charming playing piece on the same space as the Snow White playing piece.
If Snow White lands on a red space and the player selects a disc representing the witch, Snow White falls into a deep sleep and may no longer be moved.
The Snow White playing piece will not be moved again for the remainder of the game.
www.centralconnector.com /GAMES/snowwhite.html   (588 words)

  
 Welcome to White Sewing
White has been providing top quality machines with innovative features since 1876.
Selecting the White sewing machine model, which best meets, your needs will not be confusing when you follow a few simple guidelines.
Now is the time to look over the complete line of White sewing machines paying special attention to the specifications of each to find the one that is just right for you!
www.whitesewing.com /products.asp   (196 words)

  
 White House Kids Home Page
Laura Bush is joined by Mary Bomar, director of the National Park Service, as a group of youngsters participating in the 2007 Bring Your Child to Work Day at the White House take the Junior Ranger pledge Thursday, April 26, 2007, on the steps of the North Portico of the White House.
The White House proclaims 'Deck the Halls and Welcome All' throughout the holiday season.
White House Pastry Chef Roland Mesnier retired after 25 years at the White House...
www.whitehouse.gov /kids   (222 words)

  
 White Wolf Online
Autumn Nightmares is the first game supplement for White Wolf's World of Darkness game Changeling: The Lost.
The newest releases from White Wolf have shipped to distribution and are arriving in stores this week.
White Wolf and the Princes of the El...
www.white-wolf.com   (231 words)

  
 Ellen G. White ® Estate: The Official Ellen White ® Website
Often she was driven to her knees by the demands of the special work she had been called to do and her need for strength from God.
This selection of chapters from Ellen G. White's classic The Desire of Ages, concentrates on the last few hours of Jesus Christ's vital ministry of salvation to planet earth.
In vision Ellen White was shown the crucifixion scene that Christ suffered.
www.whiteestate.org   (944 words)

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