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  • Eisenhower Memorial opponents' McCarthyite attack

     
    Christopher Knight looks at the McCarthyite attack on the Eisenhower Memorial design for Washington, D.C.'s, National Mall....
  • Arts on TV: 'Godspell'; Andrea Bocelli; Placido Domingo

     
    On PBS' "Great Performances: Andrea Bocelli Live in Central Park,” the Italian tenor performs classical favorites and his popular signature songs....
  • Obama: The peace president, clarified

     
    Tom Hayden wrote in an Op-Ed Dec. 16 about the role of "determined peace activists" in ending the war in Iraq, including "one who embraced their cause and became president": Barack Obama. Hayden called Obama's opposition to the war --......
  • Arts on TV: Mormon Tabernacle Choir; Doctor Who; Sonny Rollins

     
    Arts TV programming this week...
  • Monster Mash: Eisenhower family wants overhaul of Gehry memorial

     
    he family of Dwight D. Eisenhower wants to overhaul the layout of the former president's planned memorial, which was designed by Frank Gehry. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is planning a new museum in Helsinki, Finland....
  • Veterans Day: What you need to know

     
    Veterans Day: Veterans Day will compete with all the 11-11-11 hoopla. But here's hoping you can still find time to pause for a moment and give thanks for all the sacrifices made by U.S. servicemen and women, especially those who have perished protecting...
  • For James Murdoch, the buck stops somewhere else

     
    It's nice to know that in Britain, tradition is still important. And I don't mean the royal family. No, I'm talking about the proud tradition of blaming others when scandal erupts. Its latest practitioner is James Murdoch, son of Rupert......
  • Monster Mash: 'Carnage,' 'Pina' slated for AFI Fest; Frank Gehry

     
    "Carnage," "Coriolanus" and the 3D dance documentary "Pina" will be part of this year's AFI Fest. Architect Frank Gehry explained his design for the future Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial....
  • Theater review: 'Somewhere' at the Old Globe

     
    Charles McNulty reviews the world premiere of Matthew Lopez's "Somewhere" at the Old Globe....
  • Norma 'Duffy' Lyon, queen of the butter cow sculptors, dies at 81 [Updated]

     
    This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details. In the high-cholesterol world of Midwestern state fairs, where dairy cows crowd 4-H barns and no food can escape the deep fryer, Norma “Duffy” Lyon was a......
  • Paul Coates, April 4, 1961

     
    April 4, 1961: Paul Coates has an update on the Watts Towers. On the jump, Al Capp writes about Jim Hagerty, President Eisenhower's former press secretary, who is heading ABC's news operations. One goal is to cut 90 seconds off......