Books, Arts & Society

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Hero as Villain

What you know about Ty Cobb would surprise him.

Jun 22, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 39 • By GEOFFREY NORMANRead more...
Mabel the goshawk

Prey with Me

The art of falconry as antidote for grief.

Jun 22, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 39 • By SARA LODGERead more...
Adolf Hitler, Mustafa Kemal

Design for Power

What the Nazis saw, and didn’t see, in the Turkish strongman.

Jun 22, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 39 • By THOMAS A. KOHUTRead more...
Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi, American Hero

He wasn't Petty.

2:17 PM, Jun 30, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN

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Wattenberg

Ben Wattenberg, 1933-2015

He had the courage to stand against the mob.

12:28 PM, Jun 29, 2015 • By JONATHAN V. LAST

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Feds Spend $668K to Study 'Twitter and Cardiovascular Health'

7:09 AM, Jun 29, 2015 • By JERYL BIER

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B&A Podcast: London Calling, the Genius Cycle, and Monster Mash

The Books & Arts Podcast is hosted by Philip Terzian.

1:15 PM, Jun 28, 2015 • By TWS PODCAST

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Thoughts on a Flag

9:00 AM, Jun 28, 2015 • By GARY BAUER

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Study National Security and Foreign Policy with Mike Doran, Paul Wolfowitz, Eric Edelman, and more

9:32 AM, Jun 26, 2015 • By DANIEL HALPER

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Bob Hope, John Wayne, Ronald Reagan, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra (1970)

White House Cool

Celebrity as two-edged sword for presidents

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By TEVI TROY

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Grace Coolidge (1923)

The East Wing

All the presidents’ spouses in one place.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By ARAM BAKSHIAN JR.

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Kirsten Powers

Say It Again

A liberal makes the conservative case for free speech.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By CLAUDIA ANDERSON

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NEWSCOM

An Afghan Tale

Reality and unreality at a Combat Outpost.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By ANN MARLOWE

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AP Photo / Martin Swant

Confederacy Dunces

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Prince George, Duke of Kent (ca. 1941)

Fighting Siblings

The House of Windsor in uniform.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By DOMINIC GREEN

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The Battle of Waterloo

Wellington’s Axis

At Waterloo, victory pivoted on a farmhouse.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By STEPHEN G. SMITH

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‘Algonquin 1998’ by Natalie Ascencios

Manhattan Fare

A pilgrim’s guide to the Algonquin Round Table.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By AMY HENDERSON

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AP / ANDREW HARNIK

Do They Have a Prayer?

GOP candidates court the evangelical vote.

Jul 6, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 41 • By MICHAEL WARREN

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