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What - me worry?

Baby I see this world has made you sad
Some people can be bad
The things they do, the things they say.
But baby I’ll wipe away those bitter tears… 714 more words


I believe that when government turns a deaf ear to the cries of a people it can become a vehicle of radicalization – but at the same time the word radical is often overworked. 442 more words

The Swing World of Yesterday

Remember Jack Hoxie by Jon Cleary, Collins, 320pp, 1969

When the prolific Australian novelist Jon Cleary died in 2010, one obituary noted that his literary hero had been Graham Greene. 1,646 more words


Weegee's October Surprise

Weegee (1899-1968), , ca. 1968 (12602.1993)

Published together for the first time in almost 50 years.
Published for the first time on the Internet. 244 more words

Fans In A Flashbulb

Bobby: a book review

Amidst the anguish of having to choose between two seventy year old presidential candidates neither of whom is attractive to many voters, the publication of a new biography of Bobby Kennedy by Larry Tye recalls a time when… 374 more words

When I Was Ten

I was already wondering

why do we live the way we do

in a society where everyone,

anyone we encounter,

will have needs,

will want to feel the value… 265 more words


Great men of the sixties...and Rush Limbaugh

Could not suck enough image out of the black and white TV in the sixties..how could a twelve year old kid be so obsessed?

People of power actually began and ended with JFK, he of the incredible good looks, enormous sexual appetites, and fabulous sense of humor. 473 more words