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– “Wisconsin of the South”? Does that make us pimiento-cheeseheads? – Speaking of cheese, how about a Hatcher Cracker? – A lady of uncertain age shows up on Hatteras Island. – Come 2061, will we still be hearing paeans to blacks in gray? But reality triumphs — grownups, take note — in a seventh-grade classroom. […]

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On this day in 1931: The world’s only actual-size replica of the Parthenon, constructed in Nashville in 1896 to celebrate the Tennessee centennial, reopens after extensive renovation and additions. Newly depicted on a pediment is eight-year-old Randall Jarrell, who posed for the sculpture of Gunymede, cupbearer to the gods. Reads the inscription, signed by the […]

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