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Bust of Alexander the Great, St. Petersburg

Happy Warriors

The burden of command, lightly borne, in the classical world

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By J. E. LENDONRead more...
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Her Fifteen Minutes

The truncated, self-destructive history of Valerie Solanas

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By CHARLOTTE ALLENRead more...
Suffragette in the diary of Reginald Marsh (1912)

Brush to Pen

The daily, sometimes hourly, thoughts of artists

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By TARA BARNETTRead more...
Wilson American football

College Football Playoff Selection Committee Underrates the SEC, Pac-12

9:31 AM, Nov 26, 2014 • By JEFFREY H. ANDERSON

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A Thanksgiving Prayer

7:01 AM, Nov 26, 2014 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL

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B&A Podcast: Clearing the Air, Polishing the Brass, In the Comfort Zone

The B&A Podcast is Hosted by Philip Terzian.

10:15 AM, Nov 23, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST

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Matthew Arnold, circa 1877

Culture’s Champion

On rereading ‘Culture and Anarchy.’

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By GERTRUDE HIMMELFARB

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Newscom

Who Didn’t He Rip Off?

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By THE SCRAPBOOK

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Toby, Matthew Gilbert

Canine Therapy

On the dog as a catalyst among humans

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By SOPHIE FLACK

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The temptation is to laugh at Bruce Springsteen and his admirers

Born to Rant

The temptation is to laugh at Bruce Springsteen and his admirers

Dec 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12 • By RYAN L. COLE

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Alabama Moves to #1

11:36 AM, Nov 18, 2014 • By JEFFREY H. ANDERSON

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Candidate Mike with wife Tina and campaign workers

Casual Podcast: They Like Mike

11:35 AM, Nov 16, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST

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B&A Podcast: Whatever You Say, Cold Fusion, and the Baltic Dawn

The Books & Arts podcast is hosted by Philip Terzian.

10:15 AM, Nov 15, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST

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Installation view of ‘The Swimming Pool’ (1952)

Art in Isolation

How to drain the color from Matisse’s cut-outs

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By DANIEL GELERNTER

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Stephen Harper pays for his coffee at a Tim Hortons (2006).

North Toward Home

The Americanization of Canadian politics

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By MICHAEL TAUBE

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What can we learn from decoding this message?

Climate Change

What can we learn from decoding this message?

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By JOHN PODHORETZ

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David Clark

Everyone Has His Price

Joseph Epstein counts his pennies.

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

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David Horowitz

‘Fire with Fire’

The Republican road to 2016?

Nov 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11 • By MAX EDEN

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