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A Dead Red Cadillac

A Dead Red Cadillac (The Dead Red Mystery Series, Book 1)

Running her dad’s drop dusting business in Modesto, California Lalla Bains is hopping to dodge the inevitable fortieth birthday party. 104 more words

Literature & Fiction

Aunty Ida's Full-Service Mental Institution

Aunty Ida’s Full-Service Mental Institution

You know that case on LawTV? The one where the judge lost it on national television?

Yes, that was Margaret. 198 more words

Literature & Fiction

Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death

Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death

Everyone knows that Rose Kaplan makes the best matzoh ball soup around—she’s a regular matzoh ball maven—so it’s no surprise at the Julius and Rebecca Cohen Home for Jewish Seniors when, once again, Mrs. 114 more words

Mystery & Suspense

Video: "The Ballad of the Skeletons" by Allen Ginsberg with Paul McCartney and Philip Glass

In October of 1995, Ginsberg visited Paul McCartney and his family at their home in England. He recited “The Ballad of the Skeletons” while one of McCartney’s daughters filmed it. 131 more words

Opinion Leaders

Jose Padua: The Monkey Time

It was a minor soul ballad, though
not quite a ballad, or not a ballad at
all, that brought Billy the Kid back
to life in a dive bar downtown. 232 more words


James M. Kauffman: Why can't I own a Canadian?

Dear Dr. Laura:
Thank you for doing so much to educate people regarding God’s Law. I have learned a great deal from your show, and try to share that knowledge with as many people as I can. 632 more words

Social Justice

Vanessa German: Be good to your wild places my loves

i was the dirty one. the least cute thing between my three ravishing straight-toothed sisters. and i was round and brown and the nappiest. cuz. i wasn’t born with the need-to-be-cute gene. 206 more words

Social Justice