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Kurt Vonnegut: Still Speaking To The War Weary

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'The End Of Anger' In The Black Middle Class

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'Incognito': What's Hiding In The Unconscious Mind

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Keith Richards is ranked 10th on Rolling Stone's list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time. Deborah Feingold hide caption

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Keith Richards' 'Life' With The Rolling Stones

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Indie Booksellers Target Summer's Best Reads

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Thomas B. Reed was the larger-than-life speaker of the House during America's turbulent Gilded Age. His outspoken politics brought the position to prominence and forever changed the House of Representatives. Library of Congress hide caption

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The Most Important Politician You've Never Heard Of

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The Indy 500: Born Out Of 'Blood And Smoke'

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In 1974, Evel Knievel attempted a three-quarter-mile jump across Idaho's Snake River Canyon in a steam-powered rocket. He failed, but the highly promoted stunt helped him achieve celebrity status. AP hide caption

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Evel Knievel: A 'High-Flying' Life Of A Daredevil

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The Return Of 'Crows,' Huxley's Children's Tale

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Army Staff Sgt. Darrell Griffin Jr. was killed in March 2007 in Iraq by a sniper. Courtesy of Darrell Griffin Sr. hide caption

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A Last Gift: Father Finishes Book After Son's Death

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