• How A Senate Investigation Sparked a Midcentury Wave of Gangster Noir

    The Kefauver Committee, broadcast on television, sparked an insatiable appetite for crime stories in 1950s America.

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    I Know What You're Thinking (And It Could Get Me Killed)

    Imagine if the sleuths of your favorite TV shows or books had been granted the gift—or curse—of psychic abilities. Telepathy,...

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