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Jose Padua: A Song for Sunshine

This evening when I got home from the store
I laid a bag down on the kitchen table and
said to my wife and daughter, “Check this out.” 344 more words


All Hail the King, Elvis Presley

As some of you may know, there are many connections between Elvis Presley and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. I thought I share these bits with you accompanied with some nostalgia on the anniversary of the King’s Death. 276 more words


John Samuel Tieman: Altimeter

during a walk
at 10 or 11,000′
I sit on a rock

breathless and silent
because I am old and fat
and climbing Aspen Mountain… 61 more words


Video: The Philosophy of Bill Murray -- Wisecrack Edition

This short video produced by Wisecrack explores the comedic style of Bill Murray and its philosophical implications. Murray’s understated self-aware irony has turned him into a post-modern cult figure. 123 more words

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Michael Moore: 5 Ways To Make Sure Trump Loses

Over the past few days, a number of polls have come out showing Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump nationally by double digits, including in blue collar states like Michigan (10%) and Pennsylvania (11%). 1,699 more words

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Audio: Peter Matthiessen performs a story

The author of “The Snow Leopard” and “Shadow Country,” both National Book Award winners, invites us to his house in Sagaponack, on Long Island, serving tea in Blue Willow cups. 94 more words

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Video: Who was "Le Fartiste?"

In 1900, Thomas Edison traveled to Paris to document the magnificent city, and among the wonders he captured on film was a performance by former Moulin Rouge star, … 298 more words

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