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  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

Not so long ago, I was engaged in a discussion of famous film actors with a colleague of my generation. This conversation occurred in the presence of a Louisiana Tech University sophomore. We mentioned Katharine Hepburn because we both had enjoyed her performance in The African Queen, a classic film from 50-plus years ago. The sophomore asked, “Who is she?”

“You know,” I answered. “She was the actress alongside Humphrey Bogart in The African Queen.”

The sophomore had a blank look on her face. “Who’s he?” she asked.

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