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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Aug. 17: Giuliana Rancic, Donnie Wahlberg, Robert De Niro, Taissa Farmiga, Belinda Carlisle, Sean Penn, Austin Butler1929 -- British poet laureate Ted Hughes in 1930 -- Nobel literature laureate
Reality TV World / Posted 5 days ago
1929 -- British poet laureate Ted Hughes in 1930 -- Nobel literature laureate V.S. Naipaul in 1932 (age 85) -- Novelist Jonathan Franzen in 1959 (age 58) -- Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser in 1959 (age 58) -- Television... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2017Naipaul in 1932 (age 85); actor Robert De Niro in 1943 (age 74); pop singer Bel
Reality TV World / Posted 5 days ago
Naipaul in 1932 (age 85); actor Robert De Niro in 1943 (age 74); pop singer Belinda Carlisle in 1958 (age 59); novelist Jonathan Franzen in 1959 (age 58); investigative journalist Eric Schlosser in 1959 (age 58); actor Sean Penn in 1960 (age... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Today in HistoryKevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer
Sioux City Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Jazz musician Everette Harp is 56. Rock musician Gilby Clarke is 55. Singer... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Aug. 17: Robert De Niro, Taissa Farmiga1929 -- British poet laureate Ted Hughes in 1930 -- Nobel literature laureate
Reality TV World / Posted 5 days ago
1929 -- British poet laureate Ted Hughes in 1930 -- Nobel literature laureate V.S. Naipaul in 1932 (age 85) -- Novelist Jonathan Franzen in 1959 (age 58) -- Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser in 1959 (age 58) -- Television... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 17, 2017Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Jazz musician Everette Harp is 56. Rock musician Gilby Clarke is 55. Singer... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Aug. 17: Deadly storm slams Mississippidirector Martha Coolidge is 71. Actor-screenwriter-producer Julian Fellowes is
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
director Martha Coolidge is 71. Actor-screenwriter-producer Julian Fellowes is 68. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Rock musician Steve Gorman (The Black Crowes) is 52. College Basketball Hall... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Aug. 17: Deadly storm slams Mississippidirector Martha Coolidge is 71. Actor-screenwriter-producer Julian Fellowes is
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
director Martha Coolidge is 71. Actor-screenwriter-producer Julian Fellowes is 68. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Rock musician Steve Gorman (The Black Crowes) is 52. College Basketball Hall... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AUGUST 17Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Jazz musician Everette Harp is 56. Rock musician Gilby Clarke is 55. Singer... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyof Famer Guillermo Vilas is 65. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
of Famer Guillermo Vilas is 65. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Jazz musician Everette Harp is 56. Singer Donnie Wahlberg is 48. Tennis Hall... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryKevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Kevin Welch is 62. Olympic gold medal figure skater Robin Cousins is 60. Singer Belinda Carlisle is 59. Author Jonathan Franzen is 58. Actor Sean Penn is 57. Jazz musician Everette Harp is 56. Rock musician Gilby Clarke is 55. Singer... Read more
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New Kerala
Daniel Craig's drama 'Purity' won't air until 'Bond 25' - newkerala news #261532drama 'Purity' has been delayed. The limited drama, based on the novel of the
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
drama 'Purity' has been delayed. The limited drama, based on the novel of the same name from 'The Corrections' author Jonathan Franzen, will not begin production until after the actor has completed work on the 25th installment in the James... Read more
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/Film
Purity TV Series Delayed by Bond 25said. Craig is still committed to Purity, according to Nevins. “I think so, ye
/Film / Posted 14 days ago
said. Craig is still committed to Purity, according to Nevins. “I think so, yeah,” Nevins assured. Purity is based on the Jonathan Franzen novel. Showtime plans two 10-episode seasons to complete the story. Craig would play the character Andreas... Read more
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The New Statesman
The 10 most embarrassing lyrics from the new Arcade Fire album, Everything NowIt’s short, completely nuts, as broad as the White House lawn and brutally effe
The New Statesman / Posted 25 days ago
It’s short, completely nuts, as broad as the White House lawn and brutally effective. David HareThe Corrections (2001) by Jonathan Franzen Sometimes a book makes a splash, then time passes and it’s forgotten. The Corrections was published seven... Read more
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The New Statesman
The New Statesman guide to the best political fiction: part oneIt’s short, completely nuts, as broad as the White House lawn and brutally effe
The New Statesman / Posted 25 days ago
It’s short, completely nuts, as broad as the White House lawn and brutally effective. David HareThe Corrections (2001) by Jonathan Franzen Sometimes a book makes a splash, then time passes and it’s forgotten. The Corrections was published seven... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Michiko Kakutani, Chief 'Times' Book Critic, Steps Down After Nearly 4 Decadesis perhaps this inclination toward mercilessness that earned Kakutani a fair sh
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
is perhaps this inclination toward mercilessness that earned Kakutani a fair share of critics in her own right — including Jonathan Franzen and Nicholson Baker, who said reading her reviews of his books was "like having my liver taken out without... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Michiko Kakutani, Chief 'Times' Book Critic, Steps Down After Nearly 4 Decadesis perhaps this inclination toward mercilessness that earned Kakutani a fair sh
KERA North Texas / Posted 25 days ago
is perhaps this inclination toward mercilessness that earned Kakutani a fair share of critics in her own right — including Jonathan Franzen and Nicholson Baker, who said reading her reviews of his books was "like having my liver taken out without... Read more
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Salon.com
Michiko Kakutani ends her 38-year career at the New York Timesmultiple sources. Indeed, the critic had her fair share of feuds, especially w
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
multiple sources. Indeed, the critic had her fair share of feuds, especially with authors Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer and Jonathan Franzen over her scathing reviews of their novels. In 2008, Franzen called her “the stupidest person in New York... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Michiko Kakutani, influential New York Times book critic, steps downlatter earned Kakutani respect, and possibly even a bit of fear, from the publi
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
latter earned Kakutani respect, and possibly even a bit of fear, from the publishing industry -- and ire from authors like Jonathan Franzen, who once called her, "The stupidest person in New York City." In her review of one of Franzen's books,... Read more

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