The Attic

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“it is not our differences that divide us. it is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.” — audre lord


WHEN IN AMERICA?


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Last week’s “Where in America?” contest produced no winners. The above photo was taken at Shiloh National Military Park. So. . .


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When in America did this famous headline (above) run and what did it describe?

Be the first to send your guess to bwattic@gmail.com and win a genuine Attic mug.

— THIS WEEK —

FROM A DUSTY CORNER


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Comedic couples come and go but there has never been a more perfect union of wit and mind than that of Mike Nichols and Elaine May. Read and watch.




AMERICAN LISTS

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— WELCOME TO THE ATTIC —

AMERICAN FACES, AMERICAN PLACES,

HISTORY, ARTS & LIT, MUSIC, AND MORE


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AMERICAN FACES

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CODE TALKERS, FEYNMAN, CHAPLIN, TWAIN, “EMPEROR” NORTON . . .

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arts & lit

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KEROUAC, MILLAY, IS SEX NECESSARY?, “LET AMERICA BE AMERICA AGAIN”. . .

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WOMEN

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REBECCA SOLNIT, MARGARET MEAD, CAROL GILLIGAN, DOLORES HUERTA. . .

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AMERICAN PLACES

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THE ATTIC VISITS…

CADILLAC RANCH, GRAND COULEE DAM, TOAD SUCK (ARKANSAS), SURF CITY. . .

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HISTORY

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RFK, HARVEY MILK, NAVAJO CODE TALKERS, JEANNETTE RANKIN, FREDERICK DOUGLASS, W.E.B. DUBOIS, THE WOMAN WHO. . .

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