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  • Calvin Coolidge – Modest Candidate

     
    “Movie of a Man Celebrating New Year’s Eve (New Style),” by Clare Briggs. Massachusetts Gov. Calvin Coolidge enters the race for the Republican presidential nomination in a declaration that is unimaginable today: "I do not feel that any man could...
  • President's first pitch: 100 years later

     
    by Mark Silva and updated 100 years ago, it was William Howard Taft, right-hander. 100 years ago, it was the Washington Senators. Today, it was Barack Obama, south paw. Today, it was the Washington Nationals. In his time, Harry Truman......
  • 10 best comedy lines from movies: ‘Well, nobody’s perfect’

     
    Another day, another list. Turner Classic Movies has released its choices for “10 Best Comedy Lines from Classic Movies.” TCM is trying to draw attention to sister channel TBS and the Just For Laughs comedy festival running Tuesday through...
  • Career Transition Month Continued

    Welcome to Making Work Work…What Works and What Doesn't! We are encouraged and energized by your support of the introductory segment of Making Work Work!  As our title suggests, in today's economy, finding the right role is not easy, but neither is it...
  • Everything you wanted to know about presidential inaugurals

    The Inaugural Ceremony Inaugurations are organized by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. All presidents must be sworn in, which involves taking the oath of the office. The oath is listed in Article II of the U.S. Constitution: "I...
  • Hail to the (chief's) wheels

    Hail to the (chief's) wheels
    NORFOLK, Va. — After Barack Obama took the oath of office Tuesday, he rode to the White House in a new custom-built Cadillac limousine that, other than larger windows, isn't dramatically different than the one built for President George W. Bush in...
  • Obama takes presidential oath from Supreme Court chief justice after much-noticed stumble

    After the flub heard around the world, President Barack Obama has taken the oath of office. Again. Chief Justice John Roberts delivered the oath to Obama on Wednesday night at the White House — a rare do-over. The surprise moment came in response to...
  • "Steer Toward Rock," by Fae Myenne Ng

    In 1993, Fae Myenne Ng, a Chinese-American writer who had grown up in San Francisco's Chinatown among sewing circles and kitchen knives, produced a first novel, "Bone," of authoritative power. A story of Immigration and assimilation, suicide and escape,...
  • Planning your trip to Denver, Colorado

    THE BEST WAY From LAX, United, Southwest, American, Frontier and Delta offer nonstop service to Denver. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $260. The following hotels are in downtown Denver. Ritz-Carlton Denver, 1881 Curtis St.; (800) 241-3333, www....
  • Western Barndoor Hill Is An Infant Next To Mount McKinley

    Western Barndoor Hill Is An Infant Next To Mount McKinley
    Rope? Check. Carabiners? Check. Sherpa? Check. OK, so Granby's Western Barndoor Hill is not the 29,028-foot-high Mount Everest. And it's not even the 20,320-foot-high Mount McKinley — the highest mountain in North America. Connecticut? That honor...
  • 10 things you might not know about lieutenant governors

    10 things you might not know about lieutenant governors
    Have you ever used anabolic steroids? Been arrested for domestic battery? Had a live-in girlfriend who was a prostitute? Been accused of falling $54,000 behind on child support? If so, you might be lieutenant governor material. Scott Lee Cohen's victory...