| Mar 5, 2014
| 9:50 AM
PHILADELPHIA The kidnappers wouldn't stop writing.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:06 AM
(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a
columnist for Reuters.)
By Jack Shafer
Feb 28 (Reuters) - The New York Times dinged the New York
Observer yesterday in an absolute fair and responsible fashion,
documenting the weekly's great...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 10:58 AM
How is it possible that, until this week, I had never read Anita Loos’ “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”? Certainly, I’ve seen the Howard Hawks film. The book, however, managed to elude me -- until a new edition (W.W. Norton, $13.95)...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:42 AM
Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a relatively obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar, another brick to add to the wall of your vocabulary. This week's word:
Baltimore can boast the contribution of a word to...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Season's Greetings! This New Year's column comes with my apologies to the shade of the late, not altogether great Drew Pearson, a newster of another century who used to broadcast his Predictions of Things to Come in appropriately...