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Around the Web: Selfies, Lincoln, and the National Book Awards
Doris Lessing passed away. In memoriam, read her interview in The Paris Review. Tuesday was the 150th Anniversary of the the Gettysburg Address, one of the great speeches of American history. NPR and the Smithsonian reflect. Wednesday the National Book Awards were announced: James McBride’s The Good Word Bird won top honors. More details from The New Yorker. Nother story? Lucy Ferris explores the word nother at …
From The Grammys To The Oscars: The Stories Behind The Names
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