Hemingway ups the fine for skipping out on jury duty HEMINGWAY – For citizens near Hemingway, the penalty for not showing up to jury duty will soon hit the wallet a little harder. Hemingway Town Council passed the first reading of an ordinance Thursday
June 14, 2013 - Lake City News & Post
Kurt Vonnegut in MSNBC When Hemingway killed himself he put a period at the end of his life; old age is more like a semicolon,Vonnegut said with a wheezy laugh worthy of a long-term chain smoker. "My father, like Hemingway, was a gun nut and was very unhappy...
Norman Mailer in CNN Norman Mailer, who died Saturday morning, said it himself: In his younger days, "fiction was everything. The novel, the big novel, the driving force. We all wanted to be Hemingway ...... I don't think the same thing can be said anymore."
Michael Bloomberg in Reuters Hemingway defined heroism once as grace under pressure and I think it's fair to say that Captain Sullenberger certainly displayed that yesterday,said Bloomberg, who will present the crew with a ceremonial key to the city.