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Farewell to Gore Vidal

Literary giant, Gore Vidal died yesterday at his Hollywood Hills home. The 86 year-old author died of complications from pneumonia. Vidal served as first-mate on a supply ship in the U.S. Army during World War II (1943-46), and his first novel, Williwaw, was … Continue reading

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Remembering Ray Bradbury

Early this morning, the reading world suffered a great loss. Ray Bradbury died in Los Angeles at the age of 91, just two days afterThe New Yorker ran an interview with Bradbury, entitled “Take Me Home.” Ray Bradbury, a long-time resident of Cheviot … Continue reading

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