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Scene from the play with a woman gesturing with mouth open
05 August 2016

On the night Hillary Clinton became the first woman to accept a major party’s nomination for president, I was watching a drama about women whose...

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05 August 2016

As the 1960s gave way to the 1970s, TV newscasts were dominated by the Vietnam War and other controversies that were tearing American society...

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22 July 2016

Absolutely fabulous. That’s the only way to describe Bexley’s renovated Drexel Theatre

New décor. New seats....

14 July 2016

The all-female title characters of 2016’s Ghostbusters can bust ghosts just as well as their 1984 forebears. Just don’t expect them to bust a lot...

Assault rifle
05 July 2016

I had an odd feeling when I walked into the local Cabela’s.

It’s a big, beautiful store, designed to appeal to campers, hunters and others who enjoy...

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15 June 2016

Young viewers can learn valuable lessons from Finding Dory: lessons about perseverance and learning to celebrate their individuality. Let’s just...