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Author’s Synopsis

A collection of journalism originally published by The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, National Review, The American Spectator, The Los Angeles Times and other places. Subjects include alcohol hysteria, celebrities (Elvis, Fred Astaire, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, King Farouk and many others), military deployment, remembering a family slave, trial lawyers, gambling, scapegoating, sex, marriage among the very rich, deer hunting, the demise of country music, bluegrass and old time music festivals, Apollo 11 and the murder of journalist Daniel Pearl.

Hott Review

This was really quite intriguing. I couldn’t site and the read the book in one clip but rather say and read an essay every several days. They were all interesting and will travel around our family for some time to come.

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Author: Dave Shiflett
Source: Author Requested My Review
Grade: B+

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