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Evening Standard
Douro Valley: how to eat and drink your way through northern Portugalthe roads towards Pinhão, and its Vintage House Hotel gleaming white across the
Douro Valley: how to eat and drink your way through northern Portugal
Evening Standard / Posted 12 hours ago
the roads towards Pinhão, and its Vintage House Hotel gleaming white across the Douro river like the mansion of a European Jay Gatsby, it is clear that the area has a future as exciting as its past. The hotel staff are attentive and the food is... Read more
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ESPN
Uni Watch: A breakdown of golf fashionswith distinctive styles in that era included Bobby Jones, who was known for his
Uni Watch: A breakdown of golf fashions
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
with distinctive styles in that era included Bobby Jones, who was known for his cashmere and wool sweaters -- kind of like Jay Gatsby. And then there was Johnny Farrell. He won the 1928 U.S. Open and the prize was $500. But on the eve of the... Read more
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Salon.com
O.J. Simpson, American icon: Why the football star turned accused killer is one of the 20th century’s most important cultural figuresor Theodore Dreiser had invented his story it would seem laughable. He’s a real
O.J. Simpson, American icon: Why the football star turned accused killer is one of the 20th century’s most important cultural figures
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
or Theodore Dreiser had invented his story it would seem laughable. He’s a real-life, African-American Horatio Alger and Jay Gatsby, all rolled into one, the star and creator of his own gruesome melodrama. He’s living proof that America is the... Read more
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Salon.com
The rich should embrace Bernie: America’s plutocrats have much to gain from Sanders’ platformFor every self-made millionaire, there have always been thousands of wage-earne
The rich should embrace Bernie: America’s plutocrats have much to gain from Sanders’ platform
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
For every self-made millionaire, there have always been thousands of wage-earners struggling to get by, and for every Jay Gatsby there have been myriad Donald Trumps (although, it should be noted that Donald only started out with a “small... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Paging F. Scott Fitzgerald: Jay Gatsby wins Belmont featureNEW YORK (AP) — Jay Gatsby rallied for a 1 1/2- length victory Friday in the $8
Paging F. Scott Fitzgerald: Jay Gatsby wins Belmont feature
Lake Placid News / Posted 20 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Jay Gatsby rallied for a 1 1/2- length victory Friday in the $85,000 allowance feature on the turf at Belmont Park. Fifth in early stages, Jay Gatsby swung four wide at the top of the stretch and reeled in the pacesetting Long On... Read more
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WestportNow
Westport Key to ‘Great Gatsby’? New Film Says Yeswith Vaudevillians, industrialists, politicians, and celebrities at the time, i
Westport Key to ‘Great Gatsby’? New Film Says Yes
WestportNow / Posted 28 days ago
with Vaudevillians, industrialists, politicians, and celebrities at the time, including Houdini and Babe Ruth, the same way Jay Gatsby filled his mansion with luminaries at his parties. While Williams and Webb point to parallels, Solomon says she... Read more
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Op-Ed News
How the World Endsadmitted Montenegro into the alliance. I must confess that I had not thought ab
How the World Ends
Op-Ed News / Posted 30 days ago
admitted Montenegro into the alliance. I must confess that I had not thought about Montenegro very much since reading how Jay Gatsby showed narrator Nick Carraway his World War I medal from that country in chapter 4 of The Great Gatsby. But... Read more

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