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Reviving Youngstown

By John Richardson

THE blog turned 50 last week and so spare it some indulgence, as it is in a somewhat reflective mood.

Yesterday, it attended a Bruce Springsteen concert in Melbourne, Australia – the great song writer/social commentator in …

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Did Paulson’s wife have to get up early?

I can just picture the scene in the Paulson household, poor old Hank’s wife having to get up early to prepare his “snap tin” so he could off to work shifts at the weekend.

He would then take his lunch, …

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