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Junot Díaz inspires doe-eyed freshmen

Literary Celebrity: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz autographs copies of his novel for excited freshmen.<br /><i>PHOTO BY Mike Lovett/Brandeis  University</i>

Literary Celebrity: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz autographs copies of his novel for excited freshmen.
PHOTO BY Mike Lovett/Brandeis University

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Summer tunes from ‘Ye, Jay, and the gang

<i>PHOTO from Internet Source</i>

PHOTO from Internet Source

Summer music releases are oddly tied to the season; there’s a sense of lightness and fun in the best summer singles, a time of endless days and, for my su… Read More...

A seder in Berkeley: How a newly minted Marxist-humanist came to live with his Republican parents

When I told my parents that college had turned me into an atheist and a pothead, they were unconcerned. But when I told them I was left-wing, they got angry. They spent quite a few nigh… Read More...

Stick to the trailer: Indie flick “Paper Heart” disappoints

CUDDLY Costars: Charlyne Yi searches for love with Michael Cera, Nicholas Jasonovec and Jake Johnson (from left to right) in Paper Heart.<br /><i>PHOTO from Internet Source</i>

CUDDLY Costars: Charlyne Yi searches for love with Michael Cera, Nicholas Jasonovec and Jake Johnson (from left to right) in Paper Heart.
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