hume hume  /ˈhjum/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Scottish philosopher whose sceptical philosophy restricted human knowledge to that which can be perceived by the senses (1711-1776)

News

  1. Library Honors Retiring Joan Hume

    The Westport Public Library tonight hosted a reception to mark the retrement after 13 years of Joan Hume as its community relations director. Director Maxine Bleiweis said Hume was responsible for increasing the library’s 600-plus annual programs to more than 1,400 last year.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WestportNow

  2. A Midcareer Survey of Gary Hume Paintings

    A midcareer survey of Gary Hume paintings at Tate Britain shows he is not nearly as mysterious as his work suggests.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Dads tour free at the Hackley & Hume historic site in honor of Father’s Day

    Give Dad the day off and take him to the Hackley & Hume Historic Site on Sunday where he can tour the lumber barons’ mansions for free. Mothers received free admission on Mother’s Day, so now it’s time to treat the fathers on their special day.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The White Lake Beacon

Quotes

  • Manager Simon Davey told The Star: "I am angry and disappointed. I think that they've let down Iain Hume badly and let down Barnsley Football Club. I think that had it been Cristiano Ronaldo, Alex Ferguson and Manchester United, the decision they...
    on Nov 26, 2008 By: Simon Davey Source: Sportinglife.com

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