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"A Promised Land," the long awaited first volume of Barack Obama's memoirs, sold 890,000 copies on Tuesday, its first full day available. And get this:...
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Well, I'm just swimming through Barack Obama's amazing autobiography, "A Promised Land." Can only it be four years ago that our president was erudite,...
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I guess I could call this a scoop. Everyone else is. This is a reprint of the press release from Harper Collins. If you...
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Poor Donald Trump Junior. The party is over, even though it looks like he may still be partying from the looks of his posts. His biggest...
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You wonder where the incivility in politics began, when the Republicans first started allowing rudeness and bigotry to enter their realm. It wasn't with...
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I interviewed Kurt Vonnegut for his 80th birthday in 2002. His wife, photographer Jill Krementz, helped put it together. I miss Kurt a lot...
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Lana del Rey is always full of surprises. The whispery singer-songwriter of smart hits revealed on Instagram today that she has donated $350,000 to a...
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Nancy Bass Wyden, owner of the Strand Bookstore in the East Village, sent out an SOS this afternoon. The Strand like all businesses, is...
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There has always been an unseen wall between Rupert Murdoch's insanity at Fox News and the genteel world of publishing at Harper Collins books. That...
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I'm getting nasty tweets from Mariah Carey's fans about my take on her book, "The Meaning...