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Lincoln’s Lost Opportunities

By Hollywood standards, Lincoln has done respectable business at the box office and Daniel Day-Lewis’s performance as America’s 16th president is stunning, but a botched marketing campaign and a lack of ...
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Switched

For something like three generations now, rock music has been dividing generations. Elvis, the Beatles, the Stones, and almost every other band of importance has tended to produce both ecstatic ...
Politics & Policy

Beyond Bono

While there will always be wide disagreement on most aspects of Ronald Reagan’s life, there is general agreement about one of them: He was comfortable in his own skin. He ...
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A Wealth

The British music biographer Steve Turner has written books on Marvin Gaye, the Beatles, Van Morrison, and Cliff Richard, but most recently he turned his attention to what some believe ...