'God Save Texas': Contradictions Of The Lone Star State
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright turns a keen eye to his home state of Texas. The new book is "God Save Texas."
Inspiration Through Procrastination
From da Vinci to Darwin, how great minds put things off, but changed the world anyway.
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