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- The Hangover: The Most Important Lesson Our ‘Teachable Moment’ Didn’t Teach Us, by John McWhorter
- What’s With All The Disrespect For Cary Grant? by Christopher Orr
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- Inside The Ahmadinejad-Khamenei Rift That Might Bring Down The Iranian Regime, by Abbas Milani
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