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Titanic (Glub), Lewinsky (Blab)

Has it occurred to anyone that Monica Lewinsky may not have seen Titanic even once? While some young women have gone back six or eight times to watch their...

The Titanic Riddle

You're on the Titanic II. It has just hit an iceberg and is sinking. And, as last time, there are not enough lifeboats. The captain shouts, "Women and children...

RAISING THE TITANIC

IT BEGINS WITH A ship's bell clanging peacefully in the night. Suddenly there is the shuddering impact of steel meeting solid, razor-sharp ice. Then the music...

Science: J.J. Tours The Titanic

Crystal chandeliers perfectly intact; stalactites of rust hanging from ceilings and dripping down walls; the grand staircase, minus the stairs; the ship's wheel,...

Science: After 73 Years, A Titanic FIND

They are the artifacts of extravagance, as flawlessly preserved as those in the tomb of King Tutankhamen. Five cases of wine with corks seemingly intact...

Big Beer's Titanic Brawl

Anheuser-Busch and Miller slug it out over a $30 billion market For Americans by the millions, summer is that mellow and hazy season of beaches, baseball and,...

HIGH SEAS: Little Titanic

Once again, 46 years after the Titanic, a ship was launched with the prideful label of "the safest afloat." Once again, she set off proudly on her maiden...

Transport: Taps for the Titanic

On April 15, 1912, a small group was standing about a gaping cellar at No. 25 South St., Manhattan, about to lay the cornerstone of the Seamen's Church...

Sport: Titanic Gophers

Last week Cornell's Big Red was still the No. 1 football team of the U. S.—according to the American Football Statistical Bureau, which is slowly gaining...

A-Rod: A-nother Narcissist

The narcissism pandemic has itself a brand new poster boy, this time disgraced and juiced New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez, who has been slapped with a 162-game...