A lot of people swear by Goodreads. I swear at it. Often. It's a treasure trove of unsourced quotations, some of them fake, just like Wikiquotes. Take the line that tops the list of George Eliot quotes:
I don't know why, but this was the gross public lie that broke the camel's back. HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA—There was a vivid slice of orange moon low on the dark horizon and the campaign of Donald Trump had
On October 11, 2015, President Obama was asked by Steve Kroft of CBS News about Hillary Clinton’s use of a private server while she was the Secretary of State. It was an awkward question for Obama. The
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After Andrea Wulf won the Royal Society’s highest honor for her book The Invention of Nature, a writer at The Guardian attributed it to a new fondness for “female-friendly” biographies among prize juries.
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His “America First” image is a fiction built on lies. Until this election, he was an interventionist who pressed two presidents for more regime changes. If you’re a voter who believes that Donald Trump
On a recent Wednesday evening, Ann, a fifty-three-year-old securities lawyer who lives in Manhattan, checked into Room 310 at a swanky hotel in midtown. (Average nightly rate: four hundred and twenty-eight
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The Justice Department is dropping its corruption prosecution against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell after the Supreme Court overturned McDonnell's convictions and threw up significant hurdles to him.
By Anna Fifield Anna Fifield Beijing bureau chief. Email Bio Follow TOKYO – North Korea conducted its fifth nuclear test Friday. Here’s what we know so far: What happened? Was it really a nuclear test,