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Bay Area calendar: ‘Game of Thrones’ Viewing Party, concerts and more

Foad Satterfield — Things Known: Through June 9, Saint Mary’s College Museum of Art, 1928 Saint Mary’s Road, Moraga. Satterfield contemplates experience, nature and meditation expressed in large abstract landscapes, while an exhibit on David Otis Johnson, “Noctambulant,” evokes an electric exploration of light and space illuminated through neon bending. www.stmarys-ca.edu/museum Theatre of Yugen presents […]

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Word Game: April 21, 2019

TODAY’S WORD — PRISTINE (PRISTINE: PRIS-teen: Remaining in a pure state.) Average mark 52 words Time limit 60 minutes Can you find 73 or more words in PRISTINE? TODAY’S WORD — PRISTINE pent pert pest pier pine pint pities pries priest print rein rent resin rest rinse ripe ripen ripest rise risen rite inept inert […]

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Bridge: April 21, 2019

Some trends in bidding I find regrettable. I’m seldom eager to open 2NT; that bid eats up space and can impede game and slam investigation. But players are opening 2NT with 19 points. Moreover, they’re opening in notrump with singletons! Some would open 1NT on K, A 10 6, K J 7 6, A J […]

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Horoscopes: April 21, 2019

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Tony Romo, 39; Rob Riggle, 49; Andie MacDowell, 61; Iggy Pop, 72. Happy Birthday: Make this year count. Refuse to let drama interfere with your plans. A commitment can be made, a contract signed and a financial gain acquired if you follow a set path and plan your actions carefully. […]

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TV tonight: ‘American Idol’ does Disney

TV picks for Sunday, April 21 WATCH THIS: “American Idol” (8 p.m., ABC): It’s time to slip on some mouse ears. The singing competition heads to Disneyland for tonight’s installment as the Top 10 contestants perform — you guessed it — classic songs from Disney movies. Rebel Wilson serves as celebrity mentor and guest performer […]

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Horoscopes: April 20, 2019

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Joey Lawrence, 43; Jessica Lange, 70; Ryan O’Neal, 78; George Takei, 82. Happy Birthday: Listen, reflect and evaluate what’s happened in the past and how the experience you have can help you reach your goals. Consider who you want to associate with and what you want to share with others, […]

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Bridge: April 20, 2019

“Simple Saturday” columns are meant to help aspiring players with technique and logical thinking. Many new players focus too much on bidding gadgets. I see that as a symptom of our instant-gratification society. But conventions don’t guarantee success; that comes from sound fundamentals and minimizing your errors. At six spades, South wins the first diamond […]

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Word Game: April 20, 2019

TODAY’S WORD — CREDITED (CREDITED: KRED-it-ed: Gave praise or recognition to.) Average mark 31 words Time limit 45 minutes Can you find 45 or more words in CREDITED? The list will be published Monday. YESTERDAY’S WORD — REPERTOIRE report reporter repro retie retire retiree riot rioter ripe riper rite rope ropier rote eerie eerier epee […]