Donald R. McClarey

American Gothic and Ma and Pa Kent

    (I originally posted this back in 2013.  I am reposting it for the fun of it.)       A first-rate video on Grant Wood’s American Gothic (1930).  One of the more famous pictures at the Art Institute

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Ernie Pyle Remembers Clark Kent

  Withywindle at Athens and Jerusalem has a spectacular reminiscence by reporter Ernie Pyle of his encounters with Clark Kent during World War II: We were on a press plane flying from England down to North Africa just after the troops landed

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