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Political Bookworm: February 13, 2011 - February 19, 2011

BOOK WORLD, February 20, 2011

As February winds down, the tension and anxiety level in Washington is inching up, thanks to the budget showdown in Congress and the ramping up of the 2012 presidential contest. Already. That might explain the reappearance of "The Blueprint" by...

By Christopher Schoppa  | February 19, 2011; 12:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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BOOK WORLD, February 20, 2011

Happy (almost) President's Day!! Enjoying the unusually warm weather, too, we trust ... Book sales for the week ending February 13 saw few surprises ... -- in paperback, the Larsson "Millennium Trilogy" novels continue to dominate the top spots ......

By Christopher Schoppa  | February 19, 2011; 11:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Rand Paul on Sarah Palin, Dostoevsky and dad

(Melina Mara/The Washington Post) Rand Paul may still be green to the ways of the U.S. Senate (he only assumed office in January) but he’s got a lot to say about the political state of the country. Most of his...

By Stephen Lowman  | February 17, 2011; 2:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (13)
 
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Scott Brown recalls modeling career, troubled childhood in new memoir (VIDEO)

Your Browser DoesNot Support IFrames. Scott Brown describes himself as being in “pizza, beer and popcorn shape” at his first photo shoot for Cosmo. It was 1982, and the future Republican Senator from Massachusetts was a student at Boston College...

By Stephen Lowman  | February 16, 2011; 2:56 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (30)
 
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Pat Nixon portrayed as combative in biography

Pat Nixon was long regarded as the subservient political wife who wanted only to help her husband President Richard Nixon achieve his goals for the nation. But a new biography portrays the first lady as willful and combative in her...

By Steven E. Levingston  | February 14, 2011; 11:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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