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When the Past Roars Into the Present; Times Insider

Jan 16, 2020 - The New York Times

Revisiting the era of Prohibition let me indulge an obsession and uncovered parallels to today.

Revisiting the era of Prohibition let me indulge an obsession and uncovered parallels to today.

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Like many Americans today, I have a bit of an obsession with the Roaring ’20s. I spent a happy spring wandering around Paris and finding all the spots where ...