How Have our Heroes Changed?

The fourteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks this past Friday was a somber reminder to Americans of the first responders and their heroic sacrifice on that terrible morning. Three hundred and forty-three firefighters perished that day, as well as sixty police officers and eight paramedics, all rushing to the aid of others with a disregard … Continued

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You’re Doing It Wrong: Lemon Bars–Slate A Quick Tour Around the World of Fashion–WSJ What Wayne Gretzky Learned From a 1982 Defeat–Atlantic Women & Aging: Is Beauty a Bad Investment?–Daily Beast We Worship Celebrity Heroes & Cut Them Down to Size– DI Ricky Gervais’s New, Controversial Show Is Amusing–Telegraph How Jackie Kennedy Slummed it in Paris … Continued