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Toni Morrison Stuck In Traffic

Author Toni Morrison got swallowed up by a Manhattan traffic jam this morning.

But don’t worry, she’ll join us on Friday.

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  • J__o__h__n

    Take the subway on Friday.

    • Ashbrook is Phenom

      Ouch! Your words be daggers

      • http://chondeal.com/ khuyen mai

        Yah, me too

  • Ellen Dibble

    Hear, hear.  I had to miss yesterday’s second hour.  I’m in luck!

  • Al Siroisduplessis

    she could not even be on time for a one hour book promotion?

  • Mike B

    In Lincoln, NE where I live bicycle commuting has been pushed the last 2-3 years and it’s working.  Lincoln was already a huge bicycle commuting city but even more so now.  I find that commuting year-round by bike relieves stress, provides for a better quality of life and is super easy on the transportation budget.

    The idea that one can’t commute because they need to wear nice clothes or they don’t want to be sweaty is a falsehood, before my Dad retired he commuted by bike to work and within an hour of getting there he has someone heart open operating on them…Anyone can do it, you just have to want to.

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Ukrainian forces guard a checkpoint in the town of Mariupol, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip Thursday, declaring that "Russian forces have entered Ukraine," as concerns grew about the opening of a new front in the conflict.  (AP)

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Aug 29, 2014
Ukrainian forces guard a checkpoint in the town of Mariupol, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip Thursday, declaring that "Russian forces have entered Ukraine," as concerns grew about the opening of a new front in the conflict.  (AP)

War moves over Syria, Ukraine. Burger King moves to Canada. Nine-year-olds and Uzis. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Friday, Aug 29, 2014

On hypothetical questions, Beyoncé and the unending flow of social media.

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Drew Bledsoe Is Scoring Touchdowns (In The Vineyards)
Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

Football great — and vineyard owner — Drew Bledsoe talks wine, onions and the weird way they intersect sometimes in Walla Walla, Washington.

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Poutine Whoppers? Why Burger King Is Bailing Out For Canada
Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

Why is Burger King buying a Canadian coffee and doughnut chain? (We’ll give you a hint: tax rates).

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