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RD's Best of America on Pinterest
Has Your Hometown Been Pinned?

Our Best of America Pinterest board began amidst the planning of our July/August We Hear You… >>

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Life Found in Outer Space!

Potentially, that is. Gliese 581g orbits the star Gliese (Glee-zuh) and according to NASA, this… >>

Hey Girl, It's Paul Ryan!
Hey Girl, It’s Paul Ryan!

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The Best Damn Book About Politics Ever
The Best Damn Book About Politics Ever

Every now and then a great writer finds his ideal subject. Herman Melville on whaling. F. Scott… >>

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Top-Earning Authors? No Longer a Boys’ Club

I got into the wrong end of this business. Seriously. Publishing is made up of two groups, the… >>

I Stole This From You
I Stole This From You

Stealing is wrong. This I know. But sometimes we take things that do not belong to us. These items… >>

I'm Voting for Rutherford B. Hayes!
I’m Voting for Rutherford B. Hayes!

As some of you may know, there’s a presidential election coming up. But what if neither Barack… >>

The Best Worst Opening Lines Contest
The Best Worst Opening Lines Contest

It's how a book starts that sets its tone. Like: "Call me Ishmael." or "You don't know about me… >>

We Found Love... in the Olympic Village
We Found Love… in the Olympic Village

They are the most talented athletes in the world, have perfect bodies, and break world records when… >>

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What?? Citizen Kane No Longer Best Picture, After 50-Year Reign

I spent some time studying film in college before ultimately switching majors—to a much more… >>