Articles tagged john f. kennedy

Comics-in-Chief: Laughing With (and At) the Presidents—The Scathing Slice of the Satirical Edge

When America chose Nixon over Paulsen at the polls, it ushered in a president that many consider one of the most humor-challenged in modern history.

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3 Nov 2011 // 5:35 AM

Chris Matthews: Searching for the human JFK

PHILADELPHIA — The first time Chris Matthews remembers hearing of John F. Kennedy, he was a 10-year-old Northeast Philadelphia boy obsessed with politics, listening to the 1956

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‘Reading Jackie’: When Literary Choices Become Biography

Despite her love of books, Jackie Kennedy Onassis spent a lifetime trying to prevent people from writing about her, sometimes with the accompanying threat of legal action. Her entire life was led with one arm thrust outward, eyes cast downward, keeping the world at bay.

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This Gossipy Novel Looks at the Kennedy-Mafia ‘Go-Between’, Judith Campbell

John F. Kennedy, Frank Sinatra and Mafia boss Sam Giancana show up as characters in this gossipy novel about Judith Campbell, the mysterious woman who allegedly had affairs with each of them.

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8 Jan 2009 // 5:35 AM

WASHINGTON - When President Kennedy said the torch had been passed to a new generation in the 1960s, the baby boomers who were beginning to

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‘Oswald’s Ghost,’ airing Monday on PBS’ ‘American Experience’

A bus full of Kennedy assassination buffs touring Dallas is hit by a car, and several of the conspiratorialists are killed. Their souls are whisked

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30 Nov 2007 // 4:02 AM

Oswalds Ghost

The question at the center of Oswald's Ghost is less about facts and figures, the unsolved case, than it is about perception.

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//Mixed media

Marina and the Diamonds Wrap Up U.S. Tour at Terminal 5 (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Marina's star shines bright and her iridescent pop shines brighter. Froot is her most solid album yet. Her tour continues into the new year throughout Europe.

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