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8 Books That Will Help You Get Your Head Around the Modern Political Landscape

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8 Books That Will Help You Get Your Head Around the Modern Political Landscape

Contrary to what a lot of folks believe, there never was a time when American politics were genteel and polite. Despite all the murmurings of...
6 Post-Election Palate Cleansers for the Politics-Weary Reader

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6 Post-Election Palate Cleansers for the Politics-Weary Reader

This year’s Presidential Election has left television viewers, talk radio listeners, social media followers, and newspaper readers reeling from...
5 Nonfiction Books That’ll Reassure You This Isn’t the Craziest Election on Record

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5 Nonfiction Books That’ll Reassure You This Isn’t the Craziest Election on Record

No one said politics was painless, but no one said it had to be quite this painful, either. We’re still about six months out from the 2016 presidential...
10 Campaign Slogans for Your Favorite Fictional Characters

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10 Campaign Slogans for Your Favorite Fictional Characters

Even if you don’t happen to live in the great state of Iowa, you might have noticed the herds of presidential candidates roaming the country. The 2016...
4 New Books that Take You Behind the Scenes

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4 New Books that Take You Behind the Scenes

It’s rare these days to catch a public servant in even a moment of spontaneity; their events and appearances are too carefully choreographed. (Even...
5 Revelations from Hillary Clinton’s New Memoir, Hard Choices

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5 Revelations from Hillary Clinton’s New Memoir, Hard Choices

She’s nothing if not a polarizing figure, and if you ask ten people their thoughts on Hillary Clinton, chances are you’ll get twenty different...
15 Great Gift Ideas for Biography Lovers

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15 Great Gift Ideas for Biography Lovers

Throughout the holiday season, we’re gathering books that make the perfect gifts for everyone on your list—from your mother and the teen in your life...

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10 Lines from Sarah Palin’s Good Tidings and Great Joy

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10 Lines from Sarah Palin’s Good Tidings and Great Joy

Last week, I did perhaps the most seasonal, political, religious, and lazy thing I could ever consider work—I curled up on the couch and read Sarah...

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4 More Years That Deserve the Bill Bryson One Summer Treatment

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4 More Years That Deserve the Bill Bryson One Summer Treatment

Reading Bill Bryson’s One Summer: America, 1927 is like having your favorite uncle read you bedtime stories—about bizarre homicides, persnickety...
12 Great Books for Dad

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12 Great Books for Dad

Throughout the holiday season, we’re gathering books that make the perfect gifts for everyone on your list—from your mother and the teen in your life...
7 Bad Boys of Nonfiction

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7 Bad Boys of Nonfiction

With notable exceptions—decadent and depraved gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson comes to mind—the bad boys of the writing world have been fiction...

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