Not So Fast, Mr. President
Shortly after his re-election, President Bush said: Hey, were going to reform Social Security, and I really mean it this time. He also wants to move quickly. In mid-January he told reporters that he wants his proposed reforms to be approved by Congress within the first five months of this year.
Books and Culture
On his honeymoon, Nathaniel Hawthorne and his wife, Sophia, read to each other the entirety of Milton’s Paradise Lost, an apt sy
Samuel Huntington, the Harvard professor who gave us The Clash of Civilizations and The Remaking of World Order, has we
Patrick Allitt is professor of U.S. history at Emory University.
In 1931, as the Depression tightened its grip on the American imagination, a very young Bing Crosby recorded a Harry Warren jazz ballad w
The question put to me most frequently as an artist is, “How long did it take to paint that?” I suspect if you were to poll other artists