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She Was a Household Name

The burning of the Library at Alexandria happened a long time ago, and as Neal Stephenson has pointed out, "It's inherently difficult to get reliable information about an event that consisted of the destruction of all recorded information." Scholars seem…
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Night+Day

wednesday november 6 Durst's Mop Will Durst has threatened to shave his head on live TV if Bob Dole doesn't win the presidential race, and though the election wasn't over at press time, Dole was still trailing in the polls,…
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The Prime Minister of Comedy

Welcome to 'Scampaign '96,' folks," says comedian Barry Weintraub, pacing the Punch Line's brightly lit stage and peering out into the darkness. "It's election eve in San Francisco. We've got about a hundred people in the room, and if that's…
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The Twinkie Defense Just as the Empower America/Bob Dole manufactured "furor" over gangsta rap dies down in Washington, rap lyrics are taking the heat again here by the bay. In Hayward last week, Jeffrey Alan Hohn, a 19-year-old Caucasian and…
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