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For nearly 300 years, The Saturday Evening Post has chronicled American history in the making -- reflecting the distinctive characteristics and values that define the American way. Today’s Post continues the grand tradition of providing art, entertainment and information in a stimulating mix of idea-driven features, cutting-edge health and medical trends -- plus fiction, humor and laugh-out-loud cartoons. A key feature is the Post Perspective, which brings historical context to current issues and hot topics such as health care, religious freedom, education and more.

Tracing its roots to Benjamin Franklin, The Saturday Evening Post mirrors cherished American ideals and values, most memorably illustrated by its iconic cover artist Norman Rockwell. The Post is also known for publishing such literary greats as Ray Bradbury, Agatha Christie, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edgar Allan Poe, J.D. Salinger and Kurt Vonnegut, and continues to seek out and discover emerging writers of the 21st century.

Headquartered in Indianapolis, the Post is a publication of the nonprofit Saturday Evening Post Society, which also publishes the award-winning youth magazines Turtle, Humpty Dumpty and Jack and Jill.

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Cast Away On Fabulous Fiji (PHOTOS)

(2) Comments | Posted March 9, 2013 | 9:40 AM

All I can figure is that Tom Hanks lost his glasses in the plane crash. In the movie Cast Away, he spends years, washed up and alone on a Pacific Island. He gets skinny, grows a beard, nearly goes insane, and ends up spending huge amounts of time talking to...

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I'm 'Old Average' And Probably You Are, Too

(6) Comments | Posted March 9, 2013 | 5:22 AM

A short time ago, I called my bank with a simple question about my account, only to be faced with an endless maze of voice recognition questions -- press 1, press 4, for Spanish press 2, etc. etc. "Can't I just get a human operator?" I fumed with exasperation. If...

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Healing America's Political Divide

(0) Comments | Posted October 18, 2012 | 5:31 PM

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I love my sister; hate her politics.

Where do we stand on the issues? Let's just say that one of us gets all our information from Fox News and the other one gets it from The New York Times....

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More Americans Are Moving Back Home

(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2012 | 4:35 PM

Amanda Gentle and millions like her are proving Thomas Wolfe wrong. You can go home again.

Like so many other Americans, Amanda was hit hard as the financial dominoes fell in 2008. The value of her house dropped while property taxes soared. When she was laid off from her...

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America Must Address Mass Transit

(5) Comments | Posted July 12, 2012 | 1:25 PM

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In a rare show of bipartisanship, Congress recently passed the transportation bill, "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century" (MAP-21). The bill provides about $120 billion for the nation's highways over the next 27 months. While this...

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Visiting 6 Of America's Grandest Hotels (PHOTOS)

(144) Comments | Posted June 19, 2012 | 7:00 AM

It begins with the stately pillars, the lavish flower arrangements and a formal greeting. By the time you and your bags are whisked upstairs into one of the few remaining grand hotels in America, you already feel different.

It's hard to express what this feeling is, a feeling of...

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