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April 9, 2014

Jonathan Tobin: Why Did Kerry Lie About Israeli Blame?

Samuel G. Freedman: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Jessica Ivins: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Kim Giles: Asking for help is not weakness

Kathy Kristof and Barbara Hoch Marcus: 7 Great Growth Israeli Stocks

Matthew Mientka: How Beans, Peas, And Chickpeas Cleanse Bad Cholesterol and Lowers Risk of Heart Disease

Sabrina Bachai: 5 At-Home Treatments For Headaches

The Kosher Gourmet by Daniel Neman Have yourself a matzo ball: The secrets bubby never told you and recipes she could have never imagined

April 8, 2014

Lori Nawyn: At Your Wit's End and Back: Finding Peace

Susan B. Garland and Rachel L. Sheedy: Strategies Married Couples Can Use to Boost Benefits

David Muhlbaum: Smart Tax Deductions Non-Itemizers Can Claim

Jill Weisenberger, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.E : Before You Lose Your Mental Edge

Dana Dovey: Coffee Drinkers Rejoice! Your Cup Of Joe Can Prevent Death From Liver Disease

Chris Weller: Electric 'Thinking Cap' Puts Your Brain Power Into High Gear

The Kosher Gourmet by Marlene Parrish A gift of hazelnuts keeps giving --- for a variety of nutty recipes: Entree, side, soup, dessert

April 4, 2014

Rabbi David Gutterman: The Word for Nothing Means Everything

Charles Krauthammer: Kerry's folly, Chapter 3

Amy Peterson: A life of love: How to build lasting relationships with your children

John Ericson: Older Women: Save Your Heart, Prevent Stroke Don't Drink Diet

John Ericson: Why 50 million Americans will still have spring allergies after taking meds

Cameron Huddleston: Best and Worst Buys of April 2014

Stacy Rapacon: Great Mutual Funds for Young Investors

Sarah Boesveld: Teacher keeps promise to mail thousands of former students letters written by their past selves

The Kosher Gourmet by Sharon Thompson Anyone can make a salad, you say. But can they make a great salad? (SECRETS, TESTED TECHNIQUES + 4 RECIPES, INCLUDING DRESSINGS)

April 2, 2014

Paul Greenberg: Death and joy in the spring

Dan Barry: Should South Carolina Jews be forced to maintain this chimney built by Germans serving the Nazis?

Mayra Bitsko: Save me! An alien took over my child's personality

Frank Clayton: Get happy: 20 scientifically proven happiness activities

Susan Scutti: It's Genetic! Obesity and the 'Carb Breakdown' Gene

Lecia Bushak: Why Hand Sanitizer May Actually Harm Your Health

Stacy Rapacon: Great Funds You Can Own for $500 or Less

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Ways to Save on Home Decor

The Kosher Gourmet by Steve Petusevsky Exploring ingredients as edible-stuffed containers (TWO RECIPES + TIPS & TECHINQUES)

Jewish World Review June 2, 2005 / 24 Iyar, 5765

Hal Holbrook to star in ‘W. MARK FELT TONIGHT!’

By Andy Borowitz


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One-man show to be based on life of Deep Throat

http://www.JewishWorldReview.com | Actor Hal Holbrook, who for years has toured the country with his acclaimed one-man show "Mark Twain Tonight!," said today that he would abandon that signature vehicle in order to star in a new theatrical event based on the life of Deep Throat entitled "W. Mark Felt Tonight!"


Dressed in the trademark white suit he has worn for years while impersonating Twain, Mr. Holbrook told the audience at the Music Tent Dinner Theater in Dayton, Ohio that the performance of "Mark Twain Tonight!" they had just seen would be his last.


"For the last forty-odd years, I have loved playing Mark Twain," Mr. Holbrook told the audience. "But in terms of a role I can really sink my teeth into, there's no character more fascinating than W. Mark Felt."


Mr. Holbrook, who played Deep Throat in the 1976 film "All the President's Men," said that his film appearance had given him "a head start" in creating the character of W. Mark Felt: "I played W. Mark Felt before I even knew who W. Mark Felt was."


But even as Mr. Holbrook announced a thirty-city tour of his new one-man show, Buddy Schlantz, a veteran talent agent and observer of the entertainment scene, expressed doubt that "W. Mark Felt Tonight!" would make for an evening of spellbinding theater.


"To be candid, I don't see how a guy who kept his piehole shut for thirty years is going to put fannies in those seats," Mr. Schlantz said.


Elsewhere, hotel heiress Paris Hilton and shipping heir Paris Latsis announced plans to breed a race of vapid, spoiled idiots.

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