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Frank Sinatra would have been threatened to have his biographer “beat”

Frank Sinatra didn’t like to be the subject of jokes, rumors or any kind of negative speculation. In 1986, he proved it by opposing the publication of an unauthorized biography about him. Not only did the famous singer file a $2 million lawsuit against the biographer, but one of Sinatra’s …

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Phil Mickelson’s Unauthorized Biographer Slams Golfer

Golfer Phil Mickelson is in hot water after making controversial comments to journalist writing an unauthorized biography about him, Alan Shipnuck. Commentary is costing Mickelson’s sponsors dearly, and he’s forced himself on a hiatus from the PGA Tour. This week, Shipnuck joined the Maggie and Perloff show and share his …

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6 reasons why a personal loan is ideal for debt consolidation

Image source: Getty Images The right personal loan could make your debt much cheaper and easier to pay off. Key points Personal loans allow you to borrow money for almost any reason. They often come with affordable interest rates. Personal loans can be used to consolidate debts. This means that …

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January 6, panel subpoenas aides to Trump speechwriter Don Jr. – The Hamden Journal

The House select committee investigating last year’s Capitol riot has subpoenaed two aides to Donald Trump Jr. and a former White House staffer who helped craft the speech that former President Donald Trump spoke at his “Stop the Steal” rally shortly before the violence erupted. The panel said aides Andrew …

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Trump news – live: Capitol riot committee subpoenas former president’s speechwriter and Don Jr’s advisers

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump and the Trump Organization have asked a federal judge to bar the office of New York State Attorney General Letitia James from investigating them or order her to recuse himself from any investigation of the real estate company. The twice-impeached ex-president sued Ms James …

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Prince Harry’s new memoir shakes royals, biographer says

Royal US biographer Christopher Andersen has said Prince Harry’s book will be released around the same time the Queen celebrates her Platinum Jubilee next year. Prince Harry’s new memoir could spark new tensions within the royal family, it has been claimed ( Image: Getty Images) Prince Harry’s upcoming memoirs shake …

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Why the royal biographer is “disappointed” by the great victory of the Duchess

KEY POINTS Angela Levin weighed in on Meghan Markle’s win in privacy case against Associated Newspapers on Thursday The author of “Harry: A Biography of a Prince” said she was “disappointed” by the decision She claimed the judges focused on the quantity of Markle’s letter the Mail on Sunday published, …

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British Prime Minister’s widow was engaged to Soviet spy Guy Burgess, biographer reveals

Clarissa, Countess of Avon, died on November 15, 2021, at the age of 101, taking a well-kept secret with her in the grave. Clarissa’s brother, Peregrine Spencer-Churchill, whom I interviewed in 2001, told me that “young girl, Clarissa had been away for a while and then she came home, brandishing …

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The “10 most urgent cases” of murders of journalists awaiting justice, as UN celebrates International Day to end impunity

In conjunction with the UN-recognized International Day to End Impunity on November 2, media organizations around the world including the One Free Press Coalition are releasing this monthly “10 Most Urgent” list. cases of journalists murdered around the world, where those responsible for the murder have yet to be held …

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The reporter who predicted the opioid epidemic is sounding the alarm on the next wave

An alley in Huntington, West Virginia, the epicenter of the opioid epidemic, in 2017. (Brendan Smialowski / AFP via Getty Images) When journalist Sam Quinones set out to find a buyer for the book that became “Dreamland” ten years ago, there was little interest. Only one publisher was interested in …

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Diana is the third wheel of Harry and Meghan’s wedding, according to royal biographer

For Harry and Meghan, “all roads lead to Princess Diana” and “every click and whine of the camera” reminds them of their “terrible fate,” biographer Andrew Morton said. Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Prince Harry: commentators discuss Diana in upcoming memoir Princess …

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Meghan Markle biographer backs down as he claims Queen quote has been ‘tweaked’

Finding Freedom – the unauthorized biography of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – is due out in paperback on August 31 and will include a new epilogue Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Omid Scobie on Harry and Meghan book Omid Scobie, one …

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Meghan Markle’s biographer backtracks as he claims Queen quote was ‘twisted’

Omid Scobie, one of the authors of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s biography Finding Freedom, says his comments were twisted. Scobie and co-writer Carolyn Durand have added a new epilogue to the Unauthorized Biography for its paperback release. It suggests the couple were unhappy with Buckingham Palace’s reaction to their …

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Philip Roth biographer Blake Bailey accused of rape

Blake bailey Photo: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images On Tuesday, WW publisher Norton & Company took what the new York Times described as “extraordinary response to allegations against [an] author ”: He has announced that he will permanently remove an out-of-print bestselling biography of author …

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Prince Philip’s funeral ‘very sad day for Meghan’, says biographer Omid Scobie

Meghan Markle, who is in her third trimester of pregnancy, has been advised by a doctor not to make the long trip to the UK. But the 39-year-old followed the service via a live broadcast Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Omid Scobie …

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Biden speechwriter Jon Meacham on America’s Soul Battle

Shortly after the election results were announced in key Pennsylvania state, Joe Biden delivered a victory speech announcing the need to “restore the soul of America.” “Our nation is shaped by the constant battle between our best angels and our darkest urges,” the president-elect said, barking hoarse in a Delaware …

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Trump names speechwriter fired for attending conference with white nationalists to commission that preserves Holocaust memorials

Darren Beattie, former White House speechwriter. (Darren Beattie via Twitter) WASHINGTON — A former speechwriter fired from the White House in 2018 for attending a conference that white supremacists also attended has been named to a commission tasked with preserving Holocaust-related sites across Europe. Former speechwriter Darren Beattie will join …

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Former Mattis speechwriter says surprised by retired general’s attack on Trump

Guy Snodgrass, who has been a key aide to former Defense Secretary James Mattis, said that while he was surprised Mattis recently released a rare public criticism of President Trump, he also believes that he was eager to speak. “Frankly, I think there is one element of Mattis that just …

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2013 Op-eds from Bernie Sanders’ speechwriter: “Hope the Boston Marathon Bomber is a White American”

During a time when police vigorously pursued suspects following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, a senior communications advisor and speechwriter for 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wrote: “Hopefully the Boston Marathon bomber is a white American “- then confidently doubled down hours later, in a separate room titled,” I still …

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Reagan speechwriter thinks Trump is making big speeches – foreign policy

Thirty years ago today, at the Brandenburg Gate in divided Berlin, President Ronald Reagan delivered one of the most iconic lines in a lifetime of speech. “Sir. Gorbachev, tear down this wall! Peter Robinson, then Reagan’s 30-year-old special assistant, wrote this speech. In it, Reagan expressed his solidarity with the …

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Funny Or Die Hires Former President Obama Speechwriter To Lead DC Staff

Funny Or Die has hired former Obama administration senior presidential speechwriter David Litt to spearhead its Washington, DC shenanigans. Litt, who also served as special assistant to President Barack Obama, is now the editor of the Political City Office. “We are thrilled to have David join the Funny Or Die …

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