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A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CASTLES IN SPAIN,” 12 December 1986

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CASTLES IN SPAIN,” 12 December 1986 »

7 Dec, 2017
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There’s another way of keeping up traditions – Christmas in a castle in Spain! Log fires crackling in the hearths of ancestral halls; firelight gleaming on the shields and armour. And to make a feast day worthy of the name, a veritable banquet laid before you with all the most typical and toothsome dishes of the region

A Second Opinion: ROMANCE vs. SEXUAL HARASSMENT

A Second Opinion: ROMANCE vs. SEXUAL HARASSMENT »

7 Dec, 2017
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"It's the age-old war between women and men, that started with Adam and Eve, who were actually made for each other"

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “DIET OF THE DECADE,” 31 MAY 1991

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “DIET OF THE DECADE,” 31 MAY 1991 »

30 Nov, 2017
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"We can truly say that this is the first diet that has taken into account the insights from the fields of medicine, psychology and cookery to provide you with the final word in modern diet planning: the Guidepost Diet"

THE SMARTEST PRESIDENTS ON EARTH (AND ON THE SUN)

THE SMARTEST PRESIDENTS ON EARTH (AND ON THE SUN) »

27 Nov, 2017
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Sent to us by a Guidepost reader

(Sender says: It’s all very funny. What

STATESIDE STORIES: News Summary

STATESIDE STORIES: News Summary »

27 Nov, 2017
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Lots to talk about this holiday season: USA, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Afghanistan, North Korea . . .

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 1  

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 1   »

23 Nov, 2017
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"Don Juan is the dashing, wanton, blasphemous libertine, first immortalized in Tirso de Molina’s play El Burlador de Sevilla of 1630, who found currency in the best of European literature since and captured the imagination, not only of the Spanish people, but of writers and musicians around the world"

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 2

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 2 »

23 Nov, 2017
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"In his memoirs, Zorilla tells us how he was told of the death of Spanish essayist Larra by a well-known literary figure, Mossard, who suggested he write something for the burial, and which could later be published. Zorilla stayed up all night to complete the work which shot him to fame and fortune. " The work was Don Juan Tenorio

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 3

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 3 »

23 Nov, 2017
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Whatever the literary origins of the legend of Don Juan may be, he certainly caught the imagination of Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries. The Italians took a pantomime version to France in 1657, and there, after attempts by Dorimund and De Villiers, it rooted in a successful version by Molíère

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Talking Turkey,” 21 November 1986

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “Talking Turkey,” 21 November 1986 »

17 Nov, 2017
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A REPRINT FROM GUIDEPOST 21 November 1986

By Brad Beckman

 

Something about the sanctity of the Thanksgiving tradition

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “LOOKING FOR THAT SPECIAL SOMEONE,” 26 July 1991

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “LOOKING FOR THAT SPECIAL SOMEONE,” 26 July 1991 »

10 Nov, 2017
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Cover of the 26 July 1991 GUIDEPOST issue

A Reprint from GUIDEPOST

Ed’s note: A quarter of a century after “Looking