Good Night, and Good Luck and bad history.

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Oct. 5 2005 7:28 PM

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Good Night, and Good Luck and bad history.

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This I've got to admit: Murrow had a splendid voice and knew his way around a cigarette better than Howard Hawks characters. Send your Murrow-Clooney-Hawks musings via e-mail to (E-mail may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)

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