Hedy Lamarr – An Incredible Story

If you're "of a certain age," you probably associate the actress Hedy Lamarr with a series of movies in the 1938-1949 era. The "most beautiful woman in the world," as she was described, was limited to relatively sparse dialogue while she was paired with the most handsome and famous leading men: Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy,…
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The September of My Years

David Brooks, one of my favorite writers, as well as a thoughtful television political commentator, wrote a column that appeared in the Austin Newspaper in March, 2016. I’ve kept it in a manila folder with “future blog” on the tab. The future of that blog, folks, is now. Of course I’m taking liberally from his…
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