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  1. David Garrow's Yuuge New Obama BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The Pulitzer-winning biographer is about to dump hundreds of pages of Obama on us next month. And his version of young Barry's life doesn't track precisely with the one we know.

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  2. Did Lincoln's Bromance Change History?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    In the spring of 1837, a "long, gawky, ugly, shapeless man" walked into Joshua Speed's dry goods store in Springfield, Illinois, requesting supplies for a bed. Speed said the cost would be US$17, which ended up being too pricey for the visitor, who asked instead for credit until Christmas.

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  3. The Best and Worst Presidential MemoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    Jefferson set an impossibly high standard for subsequent presidents in many areas, including memoir. No one matched him until Grant, and since then it's been spotty.

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