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June 13, 2013 2:46 PM

Memories of Pop

Ads for almost everything continually remind us that Sunday is Father’s Day. On that day dads will enjoy an exemption usually reserved for the dead: We won’t speak ill of them. We might even exaggerate their virtues.

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