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For Keeps

Readers of Yankee who sometimes wonder why they continue to subscribe to New England’s magazine find the answer in the September/October issue. Certainly no periodical to be found in mailboxes this month offers more cover-to-cover reading enjoyment as this issue. … Continue reading

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Pathetic License

Probably the most provocative image in the April issue of Islands is the one of a Cuban woman chomping on a cigar that could easily pass for the largest kielbasa hanging in a butcher’s window. However, the text below the … Continue reading

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Past Imperfect 4

 More speculations for revisionists to consider:  What if John Dillinger had been tipped off that FBI agents were waiting for him outside and decided to stay inside the Biograph Theater? During the next week’s newsreel would he have said, “Here’s where I … Continue reading

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Questions to Ponder 3

Some more questions that seem to float to the surface in the middle of the night: Is there balm in Gilead? Is it any good for treating sunburn?  Where was Atlas standing when he was holding the world on his … Continue reading

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On the Screen On the Air On My Mind

   Since 1989 I have written numerous articles about movies and radio programs. A collection of these revised articles along with some new stories and essays has recently been published by BearManor Media. The front cover of On the Screen On the Air … Continue reading

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Questions to Ponder

Welcome to the grand opening!  With each posting I will share some reflections about popular culture, literature, or whatever is on my my mind at the time in the form of several paragraphs on a single subject while other days my thoughts may take … Continue reading

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