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Robinson

1. Edward G., real name Emanuel Goldenberg. 1893--1973, US film actor, born in Romania, famous esp for gangster roles. His films include Little Caesar (1930), Brother Orchid (1940), Double Indemnity (1944), and All My Sons (1948)
2. Edward Arlington. 1869--1935, US poet, author of narrative verse, often based on Arthurian legend. His works include Collected Poems (1922), The Man Who Died Twice (1924), and Tristram (1927)
3. (William) Heath. 1872--1944, British cartoonist and book illustrator, best known for his comic drawings of fantastic machines
4. John (Arthur Thomas)1919--83, British bishop and theologian, best known for his controversial Honest to God (1963), which popularized radical theological discussion. He was suffragan Bishop of Woolwich (1959--69)
5. Mary. born 1944, Irish barrister and politician: president of Ireland 1990--97; U.N. high commissioner for human rights (1997--2001)
6. Smokey, real name William Robinson. born 1940, US Motown singer, songwriter, and producer. His hits include "The Tears of a Clown" (1970) (with the Miracles) and "Being with you" (1981)
7. "Sugar" Ray, real name Walker Smith. 1921--89, US boxer, winner of the world middleweight championship on five separate occasions
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The big question in the current Anglican crisis is whether the battle over Robinson, for all its emphasis on issues of sexuality that past generations could barely have imagined, is just another reflection of that age-old battle, or whether the ECUSA has rejected all Anglican orthodoxy in the pursuit of a sincere but secularist devotion to sexual equality.
Ironic that Robinson would speak of darkness and light with Freeman seated nearby, wearing an oversized pair of sunglasses.
Robinson suggests trying a traditional cosmopolitan with a small amount of champagne poured to float on top of the drink--a cocktail he created and calls an imperial cosmo.
Robinson began this study as a dissertation under the auspices of Eugene Genovese more than a quarter century ago.
In Chapter One, Robinson reviews the work of Bruce Bower and his friends but primarily focuses on Bower's A Place at the Table.
After striking out with city and federal officials, Anna May Robinson turned to family, friends and her church.
According to Robinson, the choice was mainly one of finding a place with minimal distractions.
Spiritual combat is directed toward perfection, Robinson writes, and it really is a combat; true holiness and spirituality do not consist in exercises which are pleasing to us and conformable to our nature but in those that "nail that nature with all its works to the cross.
Bishop Robinson is an exemplary model for our community and a most worthy recipient of recognition as Person of the Year.
Included in the crush of bishops who laid hands on Bishop Robinson, in a centuries-old tradition that traces back to the apostles, were two Canadian bishops: Michael Ingham of New Westminster, who has argued for the full inclusion of gays and lesbians in the church, and Bruce Stavert of Quebec, whose diocese is in three-way companion relationship with the dioceses of New Hampshire and Limerick and Killaloe in Ireland.
Harvey Frommer's Rickey and Robinson portrays this duo in unison.
The robot not only keeps the operator safe, Robinson says, "It keeps us on cycle.