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Book Review: “Trumpocracy”

This important new book by David Frum is thoughtfulness personified. It’s quiet; it’s reflective; it’s wise. There are no hysterics, no exaggerations, no fake news. He’s got endless pages of notes at the close, so the references and sources are … Continue reading

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May 2018 Rachel Marie Newsletter

Hi, everyone! Click here to enjoy our May Newsletter with details about the Rachel Marie book series. NEWSLETTER May 2018

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When God Picks Up a Paintbrush

Last summer Lisa and I were waiting for a shuttle bus at Seattle’s Sea-Tac Airport when the Alaska Airlines logo caught my eye. It was the perfect shade of evergreen, which this photo doesn’t capture at all. And the type … Continue reading

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REVIEW: NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar”

                Here are my humble reflections about NBC’s Easter offering of the live opera “Jesus Christ Superstar.” The production was terrific, with inventive staging and what looked like flawless performances by the entire cast. “Hamilton’s” Brandon Victor Dixon was strong … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Thanks, Obama! My Hopey, Changey White House Years”

I don’t normally forgive careless profanity, and this book literally starts off with an X-rated bomb in the first sentence. But the rest of it is a funny, often inspirational look at what it was like for a gifted young … Continue reading

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WHEN HARRY MET SALLY

It’s a film with a classic New Year’s Eve finish . . . and don’t worry, I’m going to pass over the infamous diner scene. But “When Harry Met Sally” lets us eavesdrop on a poignant twelve-year romance between Meg … Continue reading

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Mom the Defender

  A CHRISTMAS STORY It’s one of the sweetest moments in cinema history, and if you flip over to TBS this Christmas, their 24-hour marathon guarantees you’ll see Ralphie hoping for that BB gun (You’ll shoot your eye out!). But … Continue reading

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