March 6, 1978

Interview 45

Interview

Marcel Marceau says he was a born mime: "It happened in the womb." When he was a young boy in his native Strasbourg, neighborhood children would bang on his door insisting that he come out and entertain them with his Charlie Chaplin impersonations.
The Gruel Seaway 2223
Closeup

The Gruel Seaway

It promised so much, delivered so little
A woman of parts 3839
Closeup

A woman of parts

The face is familiar, but what’s her name?
Choice and master spirit 36b36c
Closeup/Academia

Choice and master spirit

Fame is pursuing Northrop Frye
The S.O.B. of the C.I.A. 4647
Closeup

The S.O.B. of the C.I.A.

This is Stansfield Turner. He killed James Bond
Letters 1011

Letters

Clothes don’t make the epoch
Quebec: a grand design for a New Order 1415
Canada

Quebec: a grand design for a New Order

The mood was deceptively subdued when Premier René Lévesque laid out his government’s priorities for the year in the Parti Québécois’ second Throne Speech. The only flash of nationalist rhetoric came, ironically, from Lieutenant-Governor Hugues Lapointe.
Business 5859

Business

The country with a hole in its pocket
No, our premiers aren’t totally inept. There’s one thing they’re very good at 7273

No, our premiers aren’t totally inept. There’s one thing they’re very good at

Proof? There it is, seated like obedient schoolboys around the horseshoe table at that federal-provincial Conference on the Economic Plummet that was impinging on your afternoon soap-opera injection. Who would have suspected the lust that lurks beneath all those bland, barbered faces and safe, sincere suits?
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Lifestyles

Hold the verses, hold the bread, hold the thou
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