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Dick

Haven’t seen the movie? Me neither! Watch the trailer here.

With Christen Ringhausen

This is one of my favorite movie because:

Wouldn’t go as far as to put this in the top 10, but two girls taking on the world? 1,383 more words

Accidentally stabbing himself

Of the latest crop of Nixon biographies, Being Nixon: A Man Divided by Evan Thomas is an attempt at fairly assessing Richard Nixon, that divisive and unbalanced figure. 279 more words

Watergate: BBC Documentary Series

I watched this documentary series again recently. I first saw it when the BBC broadcast it back in the 90s and I read the accompanying book by Fred Emery, written in 19994 to mark the 20th anniversary of Nixon’s resignation.   300 more words

History

The Patriots, Deflategate, and Learning to Love with the Help of Team Sports

Today I’m going to discuss something close to my heart on many levels. Tomorrow, the NFL team I have supported for many years, the New England Patriots, are playing in yet another Super Bowl. 2,005 more words

Watergate: DC's Notorious Hotel

The second most iconic address in DC is to the Watergate Hotel. The infamous hotel is now open after being closed for nearly a decade. We got an inside look at the multi-million dollar renovation.

2016

Weekly History News Roundup

Texans again threaten to secede… poll supports secession if Clinton elected

Nixon library gets historical make-over…. historians seek to balance a “failed presidency”

Vanderbilt University purges word “Confederate”…  … 45 more words

History

BB18, Days 64-66: The Fall Of Don Paulie

The lowdown on the past few days:

  • The Wednesday CBS show pulled in 5.91 million viewers.
  • Paulie was evicted unanimously, 5-0, and did not have the round-trip ticket.
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