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Top Ten Lists: Newsmakers I’ve Met (Not That I Admired Them All)

Ultimate top 10                         Other leaders                                Entertainers 1. Nelson Mandela                     1. Bill Clinton                                  1. Bruce Springsteen 2. Mikhail Gorbachev                 2. Kim Il … Continue reading

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Stay Tuned: Ten Stories You’ll See Here Soon

1.  MAD: “I Want to Buy a Nuclear Bomb – Really, Please” 2.  Iraq Hero: A General’s Heartbreaking Deck of Cards 3.  Real Mad Men: Encounters with Diabolical Killers 4.  Drunk at a Funeral: Boris Yeltsin Tanked 5.  My Chauffeur: … Continue reading

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Rock Stars: Bono, Springsteen, and Stipe

Among my many thrills: substantive meetings with U2′s Bono, Bruce Springsteen, and R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe.  To say I’m a huge fan of all three would be an understatement.  Their music combined accounts for more than 900 songs in my iTunes … Continue reading

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