He told his slave to keep
the secret of the treasure. Continue reading “The fable of the buried gold”
The evils of war propaganda
were explained in this 1937
"Ladies Home Journal"
"It is true that the techniques of war are constantly "improved" as the genius of an age of invention is put in the service of the war machine. Continue reading “The menace of poisoned words and ideas”
Gadzooks! quoth I, but here’s
a saucy "I, Libertine" hoax!
Year before his stories became the genesis for the movie A Christmas Story, Jean Shepherd was a radio DJ with a late night following:
Continue reading “The fake erotic book that didn’t exist, until…”