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Linton Weeks

Linton Weeks appears in the following:

The Wackiest Water Slides In America

Friday, July 26, 2013

From Orlando, Fla., to Santa Claus, Ind., here are seven summer slides.

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A Little Old American Bonsai

Thursday, July 25, 2013

A bonsai tree grows in Mississippi.

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Culture War Cookbook, With Soup Recipes

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Politically minded cooks pass their dishes from one side of the aisle to the other.

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Civil Obedience: Defusing A Heated Moment

Monday, July 22, 2013

Can Americans balance passion with civility?

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Monsters On Magazine Covers: A Quick History

Friday, July 19, 2013

Controversy sells — and so magazine covers often feature controversial figures.

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5 Odd Things Named After Presidents

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Schools, libraries and airports are named after presidents — as are other things that might surprise you.

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The United Stats Of America

Monday, July 15, 2013

I, for one, welcome our new stat nerd overlords.

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The Last Telegram? STOP The Presses

Friday, July 12, 2013

Reports of the demise of telegrams are premature.

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Puzzlers' Convention: A Story In Two Puzzles

Thursday, July 11, 2013

As the National Puzzlers' League holds a convention in Texas on Thursday, The Protojournalist's Linton Weeks marks the event with a puzzle.

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Elevator Pitch: Why Care About Washington?

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Mark Leibovich, author of a just-published book about the ickiness of Washington, makes a case for why people should care.

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What's Next, A Preschool Of Law?

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Preschools of the Arts are cropping up across America. The mind reels with thoughts of petite portrait artists and baby ballerinas.

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The Life Of Paula Deen: In A Four-Course Menu

Monday, July 08, 2013

What's on the menu? A Paula Deen retrospective.

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Haiku In The News: Wimbledon

Saturday, July 06, 2013

Found poetry in a Wimbledon story.

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The 'Sex Change' Operation For Cats

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

While it's not a true sex reassignment, the operation does involve the removal of a tom's cathood.

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Celebrating Divorce With Fireworks

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

For some, divorce is a painful event; for others, it's like Independence Day — a time for revelry.

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Planning For The Apocalypse: One Necessity

Monday, July 01, 2013

In case of a crisis, toilet paper could become very valuable.

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Haiku In The News: NASCAR Style

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Finding poetry in a Danica Patrick quote.

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Wanna Talk Gunsmack? OK, Shoot

Saturday, June 29, 2013

The gun debate is a sensitive subject in America, so why do we talk about guns all the time?

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3 Ways To Revamp The National Threat Strategy

Friday, June 28, 2013

As millennials move from the shopping malls to info surveillance, maybe the U.S. should rethink its national security policies.

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Curious Cases Of Food Concocting

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Researchers determine that the food-mixing practice is common among people with symptoms of binge eating disorder

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