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If melodrama is the quintessence of drama, farce is the quintessence of theatre. Melodrama is written. A moving image of the world ...
The hero was distinguished by his achievement; the celebrity by his image or trademark. The hero created himself; the celebrity is ...
Today the two cities seem to stand in contrast to each another. Florence has become a bustling and vital modern city. Whilst it ma ...
Ethnic life in the United States has become a sort of contest like baseball in which the blacks are always the Chicago Cubs.
I'm beginning to believe that Killer Illiteracy ought to rank near heart disease and cancer as one of the leading causes of death ...
If the British prose style is Churchillian, America is the tobacco auctioneer, the barker; Runyon, Lardner, W.W., the traveling sa ...
A black boxer's career is the perfect metaphor for the career of a black male. Every day is like being in the gym, sparring with i ...
For Afro-Americans, it could be argued that every year they've spent in this country since they arrived in chains to perform force ...
Democrats (I think to myself) are liberals who believe the people are basically good, but that they need government help to organi ...
The wind bit hard at Valley Forge one Christmas.
Soldiers tied rags on their feet.
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