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Today’s the birthday of jazz age icon and Algonquin wit Dorothy Parker. Perhaps better known for her sharp quips and dry reviews, her best work resides in her often underappreciated short stories. For more information about birthday festivities and Dorothy Parker sightseeing in NYC, visit

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  1. I’m a Benchley man,
    I’m a Benchley man, myself…

    I think the era of the Algonquin “round table” group is one of the most fascinating in history of literature.

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