Wednesday Nov 27
Larry Johnston: Roosevelt's legacy is easier to find than his memorial
It's nearly Thanksgiving. Sometimes, we are not certain about what deserves our thanks.
Wall Street Journal
Bull Moose Stalker
The U.S. presidential election of 1912 was extraordinary in several respects, a rare four-way race, bitterly contested.
2013 Miami Book Fair International: Doris Kearns Goodwin, "The Bully...
From the 30th annual Miami Book Fair International on the campus of Miami Dade College, a discussion with Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism and A. Scott Berg, author of Wilson .
Stanwyck story reveals lore of old Hollywood
Victoria Wilson's gargantuan biography of Barbara Stanwyck manages to fill 860 glittering pages of text with only the first half of Stanwyck's story.
The Miami Herald
the mighty and the muckrakers
Master biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin has tackled the life of Theodore Roosevelt with gusto and insight, and this is no surprise.
5 New Titles at Birmingham's Baldwin Public Library
Need a little action, suspense or adventure to get you through the week? The Baldwin Public Library has just what you need with the latest batch of new arrivals.
The Huffington Post
Wilson the Worst
The new biography of Woodrow Wilson by A. Scott Berg casts the 28th president as a great, if imperfect, political leader.
What Teddy Roosevelt can teach us about Veterans Day: Gary S. Smith
As we celebrate Veterans Day this year, it is instructive to consider the contributions of our presidents to our nation's defense and military.
REVIEW: 'The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft...
We know much about the life of Theodore Roosevelt, but much less about his friend and successor in the presidency, William Howard Taft.
NEWStevens snapped up for Museum threequel
Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens has signed up for his biggest big screen role to date, starring in the blockbuster sequel Night At The Museum 3. According to the website Deadline the actor - best known as Downton's late, lamented Matthew Crawley - will star as the knight Lancelot in the film, due to begin shooting early next year.