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5:35am

Mon May 19, 2014
The Two-Way

Book News: Novel Mocking Literary Prizes Wins Literary Prize

The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.

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5:28am

Fri May 16, 2014
The Two-Way

Book News: If Jesus Dictates A Book To You, Who Holds The Copyright?

A seagull flies over a statue of Jesus on the top of St. Peter"s Basilica in Rome.
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The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.

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6:00am

Thu May 15, 2014
The Two-Way

Book News: Rush Limbaugh Wins Children's Book 'Author Of The Year' Award

Originally published on Thu May 15, 2014 5:34 pm

Rush Limbaugh, pictured in 2013, was honored at the Children's Choice Book Awards for his bestselling book Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures With Exceptional Americans.
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The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.

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5:33am

Wed May 14, 2014
The Two-Way

Book News: Was A Belgian Policeman The Real-Life Hercule Poirot?

The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.

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11:15pm

Sun May 11, 2014
National

Glenn Greenwald: NSA Believes It Should Be Able To Monitor All Communication

Originally published on Wed May 14, 2014 9:12 am

Glenn Greenwald in April, arriving in the U.S. for the first time since documents were disclosed to him by former intelligence analyst Edward Snowden.
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Glenn Greenwald, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who helped to break stories about mass surveillance in the United States, is making more revelations in a new book coming out Tuesday.

In an interview with NPR's Morning Edition, Greenwald says one of the more "shocking" things he's found is that the National Security Agency physically intercepted shipments of computer hardware, like routers, switches and servers, to outfit them with surveillance equipment.

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