F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Salon.com
I am a gay Yankee teacher in the SouthWhen I start teaching writing and American literature at the Appomattox Regiona
I am a gay Yankee teacher in the South
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
When I start teaching writing and American literature at the Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology (ARGS) in Petersburg, Virginia, I’m nearing fifty with twenty-one years of teaching experience behind me. This is my first... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
This one's for RitaOut of the blue, she started behaving erratically, bouncing around, breathing s
This one's for Rita
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
Out of the blue, she started behaving erratically, bouncing around, breathing strangely. Laura Joyce called her brother-in-law: There's something wrong with Rita, she said. Something in Laura's voice must have made him jump in the car. Laura would... Read more
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Architectural Record
Exclusive: Gehry Partners Reveals Designs for Sunset Boulevard DevelopmentFrank Gehry has been around Los Angeles long enough to remember when the legend
Exclusive: Gehry Partners Reveals Designs for Sunset Boulevard Development
Architectural Record / Posted 4 days ago
Frank Gehry has been around Los Angeles long enough to remember when the legendary Garden of Allah hotel sat at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Crescent Heights Boulevard, before there was a strip mall and a McDonald’s. Its Spanish Mediterranean... Read more
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Herald Sun
Film review: Midnight in ParisTIMES may change, but veteran writer-director Woody Allen rarely changes with t
Film review: Midnight in Paris
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
TIMES may change, but veteran writer-director Woody Allen rarely changes with them. Surprisingly, there is a lot of heat coming off the Woodster's latest picture Midnight in Paris as it belatedly drops into Australian cinemas this week. Having... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Film review: Midnight in ParisTIMES may change, but veteran writer-director Woody Allen rarely changes with t
Film review: Midnight in Paris
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
TIMES may change, but veteran writer-director Woody Allen rarely changes with them. Surprisingly, there is a lot of heat coming off the Woodster's latest picture Midnight in Paris as it belatedly drops into Australian cinemas this week. Having... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Better drug design may soon be aided by Scripps scientists’ discoveriesF. Scott Fitzgerald once said that the test of a first-rate intelligence is the
Better drug design may soon be aided by Scripps scientists’ discoveries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
F. Scott Fitzgerald once said that the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. Now, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research... Read more
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PhysOrg
Structural discoveries could aid in better drug designF. Scott Fitzgerald once said that the test of a first-rate intelligence is the
Structural discoveries could aid in better drug design
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
F. Scott Fitzgerald once said that the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. Now, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New TSRI study may have important implications for better drug designScientists from The Scripps Research Institute Florida campus have uncovered th
New TSRI study may have important implications for better drug design
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute Florida campus have uncovered the structural details of how some proteins interact to turn two different signals into a single integrated output. These new findings could aid future drug design by giving... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Rise of Do-Gooder TV“Show Me a Hero,” which David Simon began working on before he made “The Wire,”
The Rise of Do-Gooder TV
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
“Show Me a Hero,” which David Simon began working on before he made “The Wire,” finds beauty in daily struggles.Credit Illustration by Corey Brickley In a scene midway through HBO’s “Show Me a Hero,” one that functions as a metonym for the series, a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Baggott depicts 3 generations of intriguing womenBaggott, who teaches at Florida State, is a bit of a literary shape-shifter. Sh
Baggott depicts 3 generations of intriguing women
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
Baggott, who teaches at Florida State, is a bit of a literary shape-shifter. She may be best known for her "Pure" trilogy, one of the best teen dystopias, and she's written a number of books for kids, many under the pen name N.E. Bode. Her poetry... Read more
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Salon.com
Race, power and our flawed understanding of politics: David Simon’s “Show Me a Hero” is not about the pastWe hear any number of quotable nostrums about politics over the course of “Sho
Race, power and our flawed understanding of politics: David Simon’s “Show Me a Hero” is not about the past
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
We hear any number of quotable nostrums about politics over the course of “Show Me a Hero,” the didactic, bracing and ultimately deeply moving HBO miniseries from David Simon and Paul Haggis about an obscure 1980s political crisis in an obscure... Read more
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The Irish Times
Envoy, the literary magazine that sought to put Irish culture on the map The short-lived but influential magazine aimed to define a national cultural
Envoy, the literary magazine that sought to put Irish culture on the map
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
The short-lived but influential magazine aimed to define a national cultural identity, whose enemy was perceived as native conservatism and isolationism rather than British... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
When to use age as an alibi | Katharine WhitehornAugust: sun, bathing, barbecues… one of the reasons August is so testing is tha
When to use age as an alibi | Katharine Whitehorn
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
August: sun, bathing, barbecues… one of the reasons August is so testing is that you’re supposed to have wonderful sun-soaked fun, preferably near the sea; and since all life is six to four against, even if it is sunny you’re just as likely to be in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Between the lines: Word is out on ‘Stories on Stage’“Stories on Stage” is a literary series at which local actors perform authors’
Between the lines: Word is out on ‘Stories on Stage’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
“Stories on Stage” is a literary series at which local actors perform authors’ short works. The sixth season continues with excerpts from the linked-story collection “What Happened Here” by Bonnie ZoBell, and from “Forgive Me, Father” by Bill Pieper.... Read more
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FOX News
Fragment of lost F. Scott Fitzgerald novel is foundIn this file photo from the 1920s, American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald poses fo
Fragment of lost F. Scott Fitzgerald novel is found
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
In this file photo from the 1920s, American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald poses for a portrait. (AP Photo/File) An unfinished novel believed to be the writing of F. Scott Fitzgerald has been found by the editor of a mystery magazine who seems to have a... Read more
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Mashable
'Show Me a Hero' review: A tale of race and politics that's worth the slow-burnIntricate, smartly-written and emotionally taut, HBO's latest miniseries, Show
'Show Me a Hero' review: A tale of race and politics that's worth the slow-burn
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
Intricate, smartly-written and emotionally taut, HBO's latest miniseries, Show Me a Hero, is an excellent slice of television with a razor-sharp historical focus. It's a slow-burning drama about a Yonkers mayor who gets caught up in a bitter public... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
HBO puts a new TV 'Hero' in the houseDavid Simon, who created the HBO series "The Wire" and "Treme," is back with a
HBO puts a new TV 'Hero' in the house
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
David Simon, who created the HBO series "The Wire" and "Treme," is back with a magnificent new miniseries, "Show Me a Hero," which premieres Sunday on HBO. Set in Yonkers, N.Y., in the late 1980s and early '90s and starring Oscar Isaac as an... Read more
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Philly.com
'Wire' creator brings HBO a different 'Hero'"But some of the impulses that made me want to be a reporter are still the only
'Wire' creator brings HBO a different 'Hero'
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
"But some of the impulses that made me want to be a reporter are still the only impulses that I find interesting. I never wanted to be an entertainer." A six-part miniseries about the long and ugly battle over introducing scattered-site public... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Meriden’s Burt ready for sophomore seasons (yes, seasons) with HawksBriana Burt’s favorite author is Harper Lee. F. Scott Fitzgerald is up there, t
Meriden’s Burt ready for sophomore seasons (yes, seasons) with Hawks
The Record-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Briana Burt’s favorite author is Harper Lee. F. Scott Fitzgerald is up there, too. Her favorite book? “To Kill a Mockingbird.” The Meriden girl has yet, however, to pick up “Go Set A Watchman,” the just-released prequel to Lee’s 1961 classic. “My... Read more
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Slate
David Simon’s Powerful Show Me a Hero Is a Wonk Procedural With HeartShow Me a HeroDavid Simon’s powerful new show is a wonk procedural with heart.
David Simon’s Powerful Show Me a Hero Is a Wonk Procedural With Heart
Slate / Posted 17 days ago
Show Me a HeroDavid Simon’s powerful new show is a wonk procedural with heart. I recently told a friend that I had just watched and liked Show Me a Hero, the new series from David Simon that premieres this Sunday on HBO.“Oh, what’s it about?” he... Read more
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Washington Post
Fragment of lost novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald foundF. Scott Fitzgerald wanted to write more novels, but the easy money from magazi
Fragment of lost novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald found
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
F. Scott Fitzgerald wanted to write more novels, but the easy money from magazines for his short stories was hard to resist. And then Hollywood came calling with its distracting wiles. Since then, we’ve been left mostly in silence, surviving on a... Read more
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Mashable
Early fantasy story by J.R.R. Tolkien will be published this fallImage: Getty Images/Haywood Magee Stay calm, Tolkiendil: There are more fantas
Early fantasy story by J.R.R. Tolkien will be published this fall
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
Image: Getty Images/Haywood Magee Stay calm, Tolkiendil: There are more fantastic journeys to embark upon. One of J.R.R. Tolkien's earliest pieces of writing — a twisted retelling of a classic Finnish poem titled The Story of Kullervo, is set to be... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Heroes and TragediesFrom True Detective to a true story, Sundays on HBO feature new programming for
Heroes and Tragedies
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 18 days ago
From True Detective to a true story, Sundays on HBO feature new programming for the remainder of the month with Show Me A Hero (Miniseries Premiere, 8 p.m. Sunday, HBO).The creator of The Wire (David Simon) and director of Crash (Paul Haggis, whom... Read more
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Slate
Is the David Foster Wallace Movie Sacrilege? Or Not Sacrilegious Enough?The Culture Gabfest “Lite in August” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wet Hot
Is the David Foster Wallace Movie Sacrilege? Or Not Sacrilegious Enough?
Slate / Posted 18 days ago
The Culture Gabfest “Lite in August” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Wet Hot American Summer, The End of the Tour, and air conditioning. Listen to Culture Gabfest No. 360 with Stephen Metcalf, Julia Turner, and Seth Stevenson with the audio player... Read more
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Market Watch
Fiorina understands what the U.S. economy needs to growLast week’s first Republican presidential debate, a two-tiered meet-and-greet a
Fiorina understands what the U.S. economy needs to grow
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
Last week’s first Republican presidential debate, a two-tiered meet-and-greet affair for the TV audience, produced winners, losers and its share of tense moments. Businesswoman Carly Fiorina was the hands-down winner of the JV debate, an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 Murakami novellas evidence something gained in translationThere are all kinds of ways that people come to have a writing life. My late f
2 Murakami novellas evidence something gained in translation
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
There are all kinds of ways that people come to have a writing life. My late friend, Mississippi novelist Larry Brown, dug one out of the dirt; he looked at his options and decided he'd be better off writing books like Stephen King or Harold Robbins... Read more
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York Daily Record
It could be worse, Regents' Glen could be owned by a Chihuahua (Mike Argento column)As the saga of Regents' Glen continues, it's good to look at the positive side
It could be worse, Regents' Glen could be owned by a Chihuahua (Mike Argento column)
York Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
As the saga of Regents' Glen continues, it's good to look at the positive side of what's turned out to be a complicated tale of, well, high-level fiscal weirdness — which is really an understatement. Yes, workers at the country club in Spring Garden... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
HBO miniseries tells a desegregation story with power, resonanceWhen David Simon first contacted William F. Zorzi in the fall of 2001 about the
HBO miniseries tells a desegregation story with power, resonance
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
When David Simon first contacted William F. Zorzi in the fall of 2001 about the book "Show Me a Hero," Simon's former Baltimore Sun colleague says he was mainly annoyed. "I was on the desk and on deadline at The Sun," said Zorzi, who was then... Read more
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The Irish Times
Movie quiz for August 7th It’s this week’s festival of cryptic fun. So what? Fri, Aug 7, 2015, 02:16
Movie quiz for August 7th
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
It’s this week’s festival of cryptic fun. So what? Fri, Aug 7, 2015, 02:16 1. Which action franchise is currently up against a Rogue Nation? 2. Which upcoming thriller concerns the United Network Command for Law and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A job to sink his teeth intoFamiliar haunt: Jamie Clements makes light work of the Golden Century's steamed
A job to sink his teeth into
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Familiar haunt: Jamie Clements makes light work of the Golden Century's steamed parrot fish. Photo: Dallas Kilponen NSW Labor secretary Jamie Clements is keen to change the image of the state party. If Clements, 37, has his druthers, the Sussex... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ex-weatherman John Bolaris starts new gig in real estateAfter 25 years as a television weatherman, John Bolaris is pursuing a career in
Ex-weatherman John Bolaris starts new gig in real estate
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
After 25 years as a television weatherman, John Bolaris is pursuing a career in real estate. "When you're making a new direction in life, the best way to succeed is to go with what you love, and real estate is my other passion," said Bolaris, 58,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Last Train to Nibroc' is the surprise don't-miss of summerThe play begins on a cross-country train headed back east in 1940. A young serv
'Last Train to Nibroc' is the surprise don't-miss of summer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
The play begins on a cross-country train headed back east in 1940. A young serviceman — recently discharged due his epilepsy but still wearing his uniform — is chatting up a traveling small-town girl from Kentucky, recently disappointed in love. The... Read more
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620 WTMJ Milwaukee
New short story from F. Scott Fitzgerald A short story entitled "Temperature" was published in Strand Magazine this we
New short story from F. Scott Fitzgerald
620 WTMJ Milwaukee / Posted 26 days ago
A short story entitled "Temperature" was published in Strand Magazine this week, more than 70 years after it was written. The author is literary icon F. Scott Fitzgerald. The editor of Strand Magazine,... Read more
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Slate
A History of Writing That Misunderstands How Our Relationship to Writing Has ChangedMore than a century and a half ago, newlyweds Nathaniel and Sophia Hawthorne sc
A History of Writing That Misunderstands How Our Relationship to Writing Has Changed
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
More than a century and a half ago, newlyweds Nathaniel and Sophia Hawthorne scratched a love message to each other into the window of their cottage with Sophia’s diamond ring. “Man’s accidents are God’s purposes,” they etched into the pane. “April... Read more
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Slate
The F. Scott Fitzgerald Story That’s Been Lost for 76 YearsFitzgerald the ProA lost short story reminds us that even at the end of his lif
The F. Scott Fitzgerald Story That’s Been Lost for 76 Years
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
Fitzgerald the ProA lost short story reminds us that even at the end of his life, F. Scott Fitzgerald could craft a tale. Photo illustration by Lisa Larson-Walker. Photos by Carl Van Vechten/Library of Congress, cover illustration via The... Read more
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The News-Herald
Paul Greenberg: Touching on a plethora of topics from Eisenhower to HillaryThe Senator and the General � Bob Dole has a new project. Long a champion of th
Paul Greenberg: Touching on a plethora of topics from Eisenhower to Hillary
The News-Herald / Posted 27 days ago
The Senator and the General � Bob Dole has a new project. Long a champion of this country�s veterans, his own withered arm says more about his wartime service and sacrifice than any statue could. Now he�s leading a peacetime campaign to get the... Read more
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indieWIRE
Oscar Isaac Really Wants To Be Mayor In New 'Show Me A Hero' TrailerWatch: By Jessica Cariaga | IndiewireMon Aug 03 13:41:39 EDT 2015 "The other
Oscar Isaac Really Wants To Be Mayor In New 'Show Me A Hero' Trailer
indieWIRE / Posted 27 days ago
Watch: By Jessica Cariaga | IndiewireMon Aug 03 13:41:39 EDT 2015 "The other kids used to call me 'The Mayor.' It wasn't a compliment." HBO's new "Show Me a Hero" trailer... Read more
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Engadget
This interactive map crams in American literature's greatest road tripsWild, Cheryl Strayed The Cruise of the Rolling Junk, F. Scott Fitzgerald Roll
This interactive map crams in American literature's greatest road trips
Engadget / Posted 27 days ago
Wild, Cheryl Strayed The Cruise of the Rolling Junk, F. Scott Fitzgerald Rolling Nowhere: Riding the Rails With America's Hoboes, Ted Conover A Walk Across America, Peter Jenkins Cross Country: Fifteen Years and 90,000 Miles on the Roads and... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedFILE - In this file photo from the 1920s, American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald p
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 29 days ago
FILE - In this file photo from the 1920s, American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald poses for a portrait. A short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald, "Temperature," is receiving its publishing debut in the current issue of the literary quarterly The Strand... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Long-Lost Fitzgerald Story Finally PublishedCreated: 07/31/2015 2:01 PM KSTP.com A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of
Long-Lost Fitzgerald Story Finally Published
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 30 days ago
Created: 07/31/2015 2:01 PM KSTP.com A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published Books NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart atta
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
Books NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published(AP) A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a s
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 30 days ago
(AP) A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' no use even... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
The Evening Sun / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' — no... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Lowell Sun / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' — no... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' — no... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' — no... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. "And as for that current dodge 'No reference to any living character is intended' — no... Read more
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Salon.com
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally publishedNEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he co
Long-lost Fitzgerald story finally published
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A year before F. Scott Fitzgerald died of a heart attack, he completed a short story about a hard-drinking writer diagnosed with cardiac disease. “And as for that current dodge ‘No reference to any living character is intended’ — no... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About Nicole Kidman, Tom Cruise, Mission:Impossible, Meryl Streep and More!Who knew? In this latest Bloomberg ranking of the world’s top 50 billionaires t
George Christy Talks About Nicole Kidman, Tom Cruise, Mission:Impossible, Meryl Streep and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted a month ago
Who knew? In this latest Bloomberg ranking of the world’s top 50 billionaires the majority are Americans. Bill Gates ($84.6B); Warren Buffet ($67.4B); Charles Koch ($50.2B); David Koch ($50.2B); Jeff Bezos ($43.6B); Larry Ellison ($43.2B); Mark... Read more

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