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Book Reviews

Book Review: 'The Blue Fox'

2 min

Book Review: 'The Blue Fox'

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As newspapers around the country struggle with declining subscription rates and smaller staffs, passionate, long-form digital storytelling is creating new ways of delivering richly detailed reporting. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Media

Great Long-Form Journalism, Just Clicks Away

5 min

Great Long-Form Journalism, Just Clicks Away

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Jonathan Winters on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour in 1969. CBS /Landov hide caption

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The Two-Way

Funny Man Jonathan Winters Dies

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Funny Man Jonathan Winters Dies

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Photos from the book A Period Of Juvenile Prosperity Mike Brodie/Twin Palms hide caption

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Mike Brodie/Twin Palms

The Picture Show

Trains, Punks, Pictures And Books You Maybe Shouldn't Read

8 min

Trains, Punks, Pictures And Books You Maybe Shouldn't Read

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Alvaro Perez volunteers as a DJ at a socialist party stand in Caracas, Venezuela, playing songs in support of candidate Nicolas Maduro. Jasmine Garsd/NPR hide caption

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The Record

The Music Of The Venezuelan Presidential Campaigns

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The Music Of The Venezuelan Presidential Campaigns

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Brooklyn Dodgers first baseman Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) acknowledges the crowd in 42. Warner Bros hide caption

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Warner Bros

Movie Reviews

Earnest '42' Buffs Up A Golden Baseball Moment

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Earnest '42' Buffs Up A Golden Baseball Moment

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First lady Michelle Obama greets students at Harper High School in Chicago on Wednesday. Twenty-nine current or former Harper students have been shot in the past year, eight of them fatally. Nancy Stone/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

'We Have To Do More': Michelle Obama's Next Four Years

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'We Have To Do More': Michelle Obama's Next Four Years

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Dale Watson (second from left) and His Lonestars. Their new album is titled El Rancho Azul. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dale Watson: A Honky-Tonk Man With An Outlaw Spirit

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