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  • Bishop England wins Class 2A girls title

    Mary Harriet Moore scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help the Bishop England girls beat Andrew Jackson 59-26 on Saturday for the Class 2A state championship.


  • Corker is keynote speaker for Andrew Jackson event

    U.S. Sen. Bob Corker will be the keynote speaker at a celebration of President Andrew Jackson's 247th birthday.


  • The Hermitage getting needed renovations

    Restoration work at The Hermitage in Nashville is on track to be completed in time for former President Andrew Jackson's 246th birthday on March 15.


  • G. Stuart

    DIBACCO: Thomas Jefferson, Democrats' favorite conservative

    Saturday marked the 270th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Jefferson. The third president has been claimed by the Democratic Party as one of its own, with the Jefferson-Jackson dinners that are annual fundraising events, especially for prospective presidential candidates.


  • Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    DIBACCO: On the way of the Whigs

    If the Republicans don't stop concentrating their energies and salvos on a lame-duck president, as well as feudin', fussin' and fightin' among themselves, they may wish, at a minimum, to review the history of the Whigs, their predecessor party.


  • BOOK REVIEW: '1812: The Navy's War'

    With the bicentennial of the War of 1812 soon upon us, a plethora of books on the subject are in the market. Some treat individual actions or single theaters. Some deal with politics, and some deal with diplomacy, but "1812: The Navy's War" deals with it all.


  • Illustration: Old Hickory by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

    JACKSON: Old Hickory's Tea Party roots

    President Andrew Jackson's Farewell Address,


  • In this undated theater publicity image released by Jeffrey Richards Associates, Maria Elena Ramirez , left, and Benjamin Walker are shown in a scene from "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in New York. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Richards Associates, Joan Marcus)

    'Bloody Andrew Jackson' puts the pop in populism

    The first indication that things might get a little weird at "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" is the sight before the show begins of a large trussed-up, stuffed horse dangling from the balcony.


  • Associated Press
"The A-Team" is a B movie scripted with what arguably can be called an 8-year-old's mentality.

    Culture Briefs

    According to Ben Brantley, ... a new rock musical called 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' portrays our seventh president as ... a literal, if fictional rock star, 'poured into a pair of tight black jeans and fiercely embodied by a microphone-riding Benjamin Walker.'


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