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Ron Snyder Examines Pro Wrestling in New Book

Photo by Steve Ruark, courtesy of Jmore

By Jeff Seidel

As a kid growing up in Pikesville, Ron Snyder always loved watching professional wrestling on TV. The wild action and over-the-top drama attracted him, and Snyder often went to the then-Baltimore Arena with his parents to see live wrestling matches.

Baltimore to Serve as Backdrop for ‘Hidden Figures’ Author’s Next Book

Author Margot Lee Shetterly reads her book aloud in Washington D.C.

The author whose work inspired the Oscar-nominated film “Hidden Figures” has set her sights on Baltimore for her next book. The work will chronicle the journeys of two well-known Baltimore families with different viewpoints of America in the 20th century.

John Waters Promotes His Latest Book, ‘Make Trouble,’ in a Video

Still via MakeTroubleBook.com

Movies have trailers. TV shows have “teases.” Book publishers are getting in on the act, too, with book trailers.

New John Waters Book ‘Make Trouble’ to be Published in April

Photo courtesy Algonquin Books, via Amazon

April 11 is shaping up to be a day when all Hades breaks loose.

Ray Lewis Is Writing His Memoirs



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Between his childhood in Florida and his current stint as an NFL commentator, Ray Lewis did a lot of interesting things — like, oh, say, winning two Super Bowls, inventing a dance, and being indicted on murder charges.