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Calendar, Night&Day The Nuclear Option

The Nuclear Option

Ian Walker is a playwright, a director‚ and a novice detective. For his first case, he took on a big one: President Harry S. Truman's decision to drop the atomic bomb on Japan in World War II. Walker pored over…
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Brothers: The Hidden History of the Kennedy Years

By David Talbot Free Press, $28 "omebody has something new to say about the Kennedys? I find that hard to believe," a friend replied after I cancelled our drink date due to deadline hour for reviewing David Talbot's Pulitzer Prize-bait,…
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The Free Willies

The Truman Show Directed by Peter Weir. Written by Andrew Niccol. Starring Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, and Ed Harris. Opens Friday, June 5, at area theaters. Audiences have grown accustomed to commercial onslaughts for spectacles like Godzilla. A subtler, more…
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