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September 26, 2002


The rock pioneer laments an industry that cheated him out of millions. But Bo Diddley, now 73, continues to tour, write songs and enjoy his North Florida home.
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[Times photo: Bill Serne]

  Diddley's squat

What Bo knows
Bo Diddley is nothing if not outspoken. Here are his thoughts on some of the big names who caught his attention during his career -- from the Rolling Stones (for whom he opened in 1963) to Bo Jackson (whose "Bo Knows" Nike campaign in the '90s gave the old rocker a visibility boost).

No Place Like Home: A Sunday morning spoiled
SEMINOLE -- As you read this, most likely chain saws are whining and pine trees are falling at Lake Seminole County Park. Our Sunday morning bike ride will never be the same.

A break in NBC's backbone?
Losing a key ER player could threaten the network's Thursday night domination. The cast believes it has plenty of firepower to keep the show on course.

Genealogy: National Archives holds many treasures
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Heading for the National Archives? Bring a photo ID and leave your cell phone elsewhere. Heightened security as a result of Sept. 11 means you'll be searched coming and going. A cadre of guards in the lobby subjects visitors and employees to metal detector scans, and purse and bag checks.

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