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Published Date: 6/26/2014
Nora Ephron is well-known for her three Oscar-nominated screenplays, "When Harry Met Sally...," "Silkwood" and "Sleepless in Seattle," which she directed as well. We remember Ephron's remarkable life today as well as the lives of other notable people who died this day...
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Published Date: 5/28/2014
Beloved poet and activist Maya Angelou died this morning at 86, following recent reports of poor health. Her death is a blow to millions of fans and to America's literary canon. Loved ones and admirers from around the world reacted swiftly to news of her death,...
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Published Date: 5/28/2014
Legendary poet, actress and activist Maya Angelou died Wednesday morning. Angelou was a source of inspiration and strength for millions of Americans from all walks of life. She counted presidents and heads of state among her fans as well as the generations of students...
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Published Date: 4/23/2014
Poet and playwright William Shakespeare knew how to turn a phrase. Wethinks Shakespeare would have had a lot of fun had he been writing in the age of Twitter...
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Published Date: 4/22/2014
Erma Bombeck found humor in the mundane, elevating suburban home life to hilarious high art in her syndicated newspaper column. In addition to her newspaper work, Bombeck also was a successful author, publishing 15 books, including many best-sellers. We remember Erma...
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Published Date: 2/14/2014
Few names conjure up a mood and image quite like James Bond. Spoken in clipped British tones,"Bond. James Bond." –– the name plunges you into a stylish world of intrigue...
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