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History - American
- John Marshall, on his birthday | Posted - Sep 17, 2017
- A Movement Led By Ministers | Posted - Sep 04, 2017
- Passion Knows No Bounds | Posted - Aug 27, 2017
- Unexpected Greatness—the presidencies of Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower | Posted - Jul 30, 2017
- John Quincy Adams, on his birthday | Posted - Jul 03, 2017
- The Crash, the War, and FDR | Posted - Jun 18, 2017
- College radicals back in the day (I know these guys) | Posted - Jun 11, 2017
- Andrew Jackson, populist | Posted - Jun 11, 2017
- The Boom-to-Bust Presidents | Posted - May 09, 2017
- Thomas Jefferson, on his birthday | Posted - Apr 09, 2017
- George Washington, on his birthday | Posted - Feb 12, 2017
- The Progressive Era Presidents | Posted - Jan 29, 2017
- Confessions of a C-Student | Posted - Jan 16, 2017
- John Jay, on his birthday | Posted - Dec 05, 2016
- State of the Union | Posted - Nov 12, 2016
- John Adams, on his birthday | Posted - Oct 29, 2016
- The Spirit of Liberty | Posted - Oct 16, 2016
- Hamilton, the musical | Posted - Oct 02, 2016
- The Two Party System | Posted - Sep 25, 2016
- Do You Really Want To Be Rich? | Posted - Sep 18, 2016
- Mastering Self | Posted - Aug 28, 2016
- A Change of Head & Heart | Posted - Jul 31, 2016
- A Highway Runs Through it | Posted - Jul 17, 2016
- The Bearded Presidents | Posted - Jul 03, 2016
- Ted Koppel and the Ten Commandments | Posted - Jun 18, 2016
- The C-Word | Posted - Jun 05, 2016
- Do We Need Women in Government? | Posted - May 07, 2016
- Wall Street vs. Main Street | Posted - Apr 23, 2016
- Ten Presidents in Ten Minutes | Posted - Mar 27, 2016
- The Supreme Court--A brief history | Posted - Jan 31, 2016
- The Vision Thing | Posted - Jan 03, 2016
- Debunking a Myth | Posted - Sep 21, 2015
- Two Books, Two Cities | Posted - Aug 23, 2015
- A Gateway to the West | Posted - Jul 27, 2015
- The White House—A History in Five Minutes | Posted - Apr 11, 2015
- Lincoln dignified the trade of politician like few others | Posted - Mar 29, 2015
- The Washington Monument | Posted - Jan 12, 2014
- The Spirit of '76 | Posted - Jul 04, 2013
- The Second Great Awakening | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- The Great Awakening | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- An Evening to Remember | Posted - Jan 07, 2013
- How Lincoln won the War with Words | Posted - Jan 07, 2013
- How the Scots Invented the United States | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- George Washington Spends Christmas in New York | Posted - Dec 24, 2012
- Mr. Jefferson Builds His Dream House | Posted - Nov 11, 2012

 

History - World
- Money and Metaphysics | Posted - Aug 13, 2017
- William Shakespeare, famous actor | Posted - Jun 24, 2017
- Jaroslav Seifert—A Man of True Words | Posted - Jun 11, 2017
- Geoffrey Chaucer, poet and hopeless optimist | Posted - Mar 26, 2017
- Irrepressible Ben Jonson, Elizabethan Playwright | Posted - Feb 26, 2017
- The King James Bible—on its 400th anniversary | Posted - Jan 01, 2017
- Choose Love | Posted - Nov 04, 2016
- "Let My People Go" | Posted - Aug 14, 2016
- The Charmed Life of Planet Earth | Posted - Apr 09, 2016
- Roosevelt's Fab Four | Posted - Jan 17, 2016
- A-Rated Charities | Posted - Dec 10, 2015
- Diversity | Posted - Nov 15, 2015
- The Curious World of Quantum Mechanics | Posted - Oct 04, 2015
- UFOs | Posted - Sep 04, 2015
- Dr. Einstein: World Class Dreamer | Posted - Aug 09, 2015
- Domes: Easy When You Know How | Posted - Jul 05, 2015
- China: Holding a Wolf by the Ears | Posted - Jun 21, 2015
- Time and Three Cities | Posted - Jun 07, 2015
- Through the looking glass with Marco Polo | Posted - May 22, 2015
- So You Want to be a Magician | Posted - May 09, 2015
- The Right Stuff | Posted - Apr 26, 2015
- What Everyone Needs Most | Posted - Mar 15, 2015
- Shakespeare's Heroines | Posted - Mar 01, 2015
- The Search For Equality | Posted - Feb 22, 2015
- The Transformative Power of Love | Posted - Feb 14, 2015
- On Investing: A Splash of Cold Reality | Posted - Feb 08, 2015
- Uneasy Lies The Head That Wears The Crown | Posted - Jan 26, 2015
- The Sweetest Revenge | Posted - Jan 06, 2015
- Christmas Treats II | Posted - Dec 15, 2014
- The Shrug That Changed the World | Posted - Nov 23, 2014
- Caught Being Human | Posted - Nov 09, 2014
- The Velvet Revolution | Posted - Nov 01, 2014
- Twelve-Hundred Years of British History in Five Minutes | Posted - Oct 19, 2014
- Money, central bankers, and recession | Posted - Oct 05, 2014
- Come for the language, stay for the story | Posted - Sep 21, 2014
- Frank Lloyd Wright Has The Last Word | Posted - Mar 03, 2014
- The past is another country -- Budapest and the Carpathian Basin | Posted - Feb 16, 2014
- A Lunatic’s Dream | Posted - Jan 26, 2014
- A Tale of Two Koreas | Posted - Jan 19, 2014
- Heaven on Earth -- the city of Dubrovnik | Posted - Jan 05, 2014
- In the Bleak Midwinter | Posted - Dec 15, 2013
- City of Water and Fire | Posted - Oct 13, 2013
- A Monument to Optimism - The Dome of Florence | Posted - Sep 30, 2013
- Vienna Waits For You | Posted - Sep 01, 2013
- The Rich Man's Son | Posted - Aug 25, 2013
- JFK & Vietnam IV | Posted - Mar 30, 2013
- JFK & Vietnam III | Posted - Mar 30, 2013
- JFK & Vietnam II | Posted - Mar 30, 2013
- Shakespeare’s Unhappy Marriage | Posted - Feb 07, 2013
- The Quality of Mercy | Posted - Feb 01, 2013
- The Mother Tongue | Posted - Jan 14, 2013
- Recovering the past | Posted - Jan 14, 2013
- Jefferson’s Holy Trinity | Posted - Jan 13, 2013
- Two Theories of Truth | Posted - Jan 10, 2013
- General Ridgway’s Finest Hour | Posted - Jan 09, 2013
- The Food of the Soul | Posted - Jan 09, 2013
- What they don’t teach you in Econ 101 | Posted - Jan 09, 2013
- Shakespeare’s Clinic on Leadership | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Shakespeare on Marriage | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- An Embarrassment of Riches | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Coffee | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- City of Commerce | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Salt of the Earth | Posted - Jan 01, 2013
- JFK & Vietnam | Posted - Nov 12, 2012
- The Penny Universities | Posted - Nov 11, 2012
- A Middle-Class Invention | Posted - Nov 11, 2012

 

Music - Classical
- Bach at Christmas | Posted - Dec 22, 2014
- Switched On Bach | Posted - Jun 01, 2014
- The artist as virtuoso -- the music of Franz Liszt | Posted - Feb 03, 2014
- Of Trolls, Frogs, and Mr. McGregor’s Garden | Posted - Dec 12, 2013
- Gnomes, Goblins and Edvard Grieg | Posted - Dec 08, 2013
- Being Bela Bartok | Posted - Nov 18, 2013
- Something Wicked This Way Comes | Posted - Oct 27, 2013
- America by way of Bohemia -- the music of Antonin Dvorak | Posted - Oct 20, 2013
- The Bloom of Youth - The Music of Mendelssohn | Posted - Oct 09, 2013
- Big Sky and Small Towns -- the music of Aaron Copland | Posted - Oct 06, 2013
- The Lonely Hart | Posted - May 09, 2013
- World-Class Ego | Posted - Mar 30, 2013
- The Little Engine That Could | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Sahara Bob | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Posthumous Tony | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Thinking Really Big | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Master of the small statement | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- And Tell Tchaikovsky The News | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Living in Beethoven’s Shadow | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- Too Good For This World | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- The short, unfinished life of Franz Schubert | Posted - Mar 29, 2013
- The Music of a Gentle Man | Posted - Jan 13, 2013
- Music to rival the Himalayas | Posted - Jan 13, 2013
- Gershwin's Double-Life | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- With a little help from his friends | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Animals, Orchestras & Abraham Lincoln | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Frank Sinatra and the String Quartet | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- One Hit Wonder | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Music From an Alternate Universe | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- Mozart | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- As Contemporary as the Cell Phone | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- The Well-Tempered Mind of J.S. Bach | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Papa Haydn | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Beethoven | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Our Man in Moscow | Posted - Nov 11, 2012
- George Frideric Handel -- Superstar | Posted - Nov 11, 2012

 

Pop Culture
- Roger McGuinn—an appreciation | Posted - Jul 16, 2017
- Our Own Little World | Posted - Mar 12, 2017
- All You Need Is Love | Posted - Mar 13, 2016
- From Beefheart to Bartok | Posted - Feb 14, 2016
- Holiday Cheer | Posted - Nov 29, 2015
- 3 X Frank | Posted - Nov 01, 2015
- Sublime Ella and Subdued Frank | Posted - Oct 18, 2015
- I've Got It | Posted - Dec 08, 2014
- Christmas Treats | Posted - Nov 30, 2014
- The Animated Jukebox - Top 40 Radio | Posted - Mar 23, 2014
- Making sense of the Beatles | Posted - Feb 23, 2014
- A Little Bit Country -- the music of Patsy Cline | Posted - Feb 09, 2014
- “Little Symphonies for the Kids” - the art of making pop records | Posted - Dec 01, 2013
- Sometimes Nice Guys Finish First | Posted - Nov 03, 2013
- The Man Who Invented Rock ‘n’ Roll | Posted - Sep 09, 2013
- Doris Day never liked her name | Posted - Aug 18, 2013
- From Nature Boy to Golden Boy | Posted - Aug 11, 2013
- The Silver Fox | Posted - Aug 04, 2013
- The Hit Song That Almost Wasn't | Posted - Jul 24, 2013
- Paul Anka Then and Now | Posted - Jul 11, 2013
- Fabian--Still Tongue-Tied After All These Years | Posted - Jul 05, 2013
- The Clown Princes of Rock ‘n’ Roll | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- The Teen Idols: Washed up at 20 | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- The Byrds' Triple Play | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Only in Dreams | Posted - Nov 11, 2012
- Mr. Tambourine Man | Posted - Nov 11, 2012

 

Motor Racing
- Porsche Photo Op | Posted - Nov 26, 2016
- Joyride | Posted - Nov 18, 2016
- Corvette-Mustang: An Appreciation | Posted - Sep 05, 2016
- The Porsche Mystique | Posted - Apr 17, 2016
- Roger Corman makes a racing movie | Posted - Feb 28, 2016
- Midnight Ride | Posted - Jul 19, 2015
- A Gearhead's Devotion | Posted - Feb 02, 2015
- How Lee Iacocca Changed Ford’s Image and Saved the Company | Posted - Jan 18, 2015
- Why Lee Iacocca was the man | Posted - Jan 11, 2015
- Suggestions for summer reading (vroom!) | Posted - Apr 19, 2014
- Viva Hollywood | Posted - Apr 06, 2014
- Cosmic Wheels -- The brief, brilliant career of Jim Clark | Posted - Nov 10, 2013
- Sorting the men from the boys at circuit Spa-Francorchamps | Posted - Jan 08, 2013
- The Best Race Car Jackie Stewart Ever Drove | Posted - Jan 06, 2013
- Starry Night | Posted - Nov 11, 2012
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