Goldfish can distinguish the music of one composer from another.
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It was lunchtimeÂ at the WJM newsroom in Minneapolis, and sandwiches were served all around. Lou, Mary, and Murray ate a quick lunch at their desks, while Ted had his delivered to his dressing room.
There are many short biographies of writer Stephen Elliot floating around the internet, but this one, from the Chicago Tribune, is my favorite:
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Creatively Speaking continues today with author and journalist Hallie Ephron.
In case you missed it, here's a transcript and video of president Obama's inaugural speech.
On Friday, January 16, 2009, the American painter Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) passed away.
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I could probably eat cereal for every meal. I love Franken-Berry, but I only allow myself to have it once a year (at Halloween, of course).
Readers always write, and I love to hear from them—especially if they have an intriguing TV-related question that makes me jump up and down yelling Ã la Arnold Horshack "Oh! Oh!
President Barack Obama's inauguration is being celebrated and watched not just around the U.S., but all around the world. Each group is celebrating in their own way.
Since Roman times, the towns of Graun and Reschen high in the Alps near the Italian-Swiss border had been occupied.