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My youngest daughter is in the habit of calling me during her lunch break, often when I’m in the middle of writing a crucial Springsteen story. Like her older sister, she is a constant debater of pretty much anything (no idea where she gets that from), though it usually runs more toward pop culture debates. For example, she steadfastly maintains that the Winter Soldier is the most…




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Paul Combs

Paul Combs

Writer, bookseller, would-be roadie for the E Street Band. My ultimate goal is to make books as popular in Texas as high school football...it may take a while.

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