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In Memoriam: Whitney Houston 1963-2012

Whitney Houston began her singing career in a New Jersey church when she was 11. Doubtless few in attendance that day had any idea she would go on to sell over 170 million albums worldwide and leave a mark ...
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Reality Check: Readers Responses

READERS RESPONSES   Mr. Campion,   Your assessment of the Iowa Caucuses and the fallout of Reince Priebus’ drinking problem in the wake of the weak showing of a weak candidate in Mitt Romn...
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Deleted Scenes: Go See Wanda Sykes!

This week, specifically tomorrow, Feb. 9, comedian Wanda Sykes is coming to the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank. She is fucking hilarious. You should go see her. I interviewed Wanda Sykes by telephone (it’s ...
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Deleted Scenes: The Turd Jihad

My wife and I were sitting on the couch this past Sunday afternoon, with not much going on—as we rarely are on weekends these days—and as a way to pass the time, she suggested we watch a half-hour cut of the fi...
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The Freak Show: And The Winner Is…

Last week President Obama gave his annual State of the Union address. The State of theUnionused to be the time a President reported on how things stood in the country, and made proposals for Congress to conside...
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