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ESPN’s ‘Deion’s Double Play’ is Worthy of Prime Time

Alter egos many times supersede the importance or influence of their creator. Take Superman and Clark Kent, David Bowie and Ziggy Stardust, and of course Stephen Colbert and Stephen Colbert. In 1991, there arguably was no persona more transcendent than Deion Sanders’ “Prime Time.” Sanders, one of the few athletes ever to simultaneously play two…

Monica Lewinsky Breaks 20-Year Silence on ‘The Clinton Affair’

With the near-constant speculation about whether there might soon be impeachment proceedings against the president for his various alleged misdeeds, as well as the ongoing reverberations of the #MeToo movement in the context of our national leaders, it is natural to think back to 1998 and the scandal that had both: President Clinton’s affair with…

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‘XTC: This is Pop’ is The Anti-Rock Doc

“Once in a long rare while you get a band that starts out pretty good and gets better and better and better and I have to be immodest and say, we’re the other band that did that.” So says singer/songwriter/guitarist Andy Partridge of XTC, the band that over a 25-year career moved from oddball punk…

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Why is Tupac’s Murder Still Unsolved After Murder Weapon was Found?

Towards the end of the final episode of A&E’s thoroughly detailed documentary Who Killed Tupac?, guest speakers make a salient and harrowing observation: If this investigation of Tupac Shakur’s murder was handled with due diligence twenty years ago, there wouldn’t be so many conspiracy theories about who killed this prolific poet. Instead, it is up to investigators…