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Jul.06.2010 - 11:53 am
The Freudian Slips
If not the first, The Freudian Slips were certainly one of the first all-girl rock bands, having been founded in 1965 by a group of former Woodside High School students. (Woodside...
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Jul.03.2010 - 8:47 pm
I was barely a month into my mid-life crisis when I bumped into a former colleague while visiting friends in Los Angeles in January 1987.  I hadn't seen Karen J. since we were...
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May.28.2010 - 8:56 pm
Hearing the news today that former child star Gary Coleman had passed away at the age of 42 reminded me of the gruesome day in 1983 when I sat in a spacious office in the "...
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May.26.2010 - 7:36 pm
George Washington High School. Denver, Colorado. Early September 1961. I’m sitting in my sophomore English class, waiting to hear the details of my weekly writing assignment. I...
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Comments from Greg

Jun.01.2010 - 12:02 pm
In response to: Billie Jean King, Charles M. Schulz and Some Guy
I suspect MacMillan kept Billie Jean and Schulz abreast of the publishing schedule and sort of forgot about including...
May.26.2010 - 5:05 pm
In response to: Billie Jean King, Charles M. Schulz and Some Guy
Wow. Just how perceptive are you? Yeah, I have plent of stories and I love to tell them. I can't tell you how many...
May.26.2010 - 3:53 pm
In response to: Billie Jean King, Charles M. Schulz and Some Guy
...for the kind words, Marta. The part of the story I didn't write is that the next morning I couldn't find the book....

Published Reviews

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Aug.01.1981
Published by Bloomsbury Review
"A wonderful book that leaves a good taste in your mind."