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December 9, 1958: Taking Down the Names of Everybody Turning Left

Initially founded with only 11 lonely crackpots, the organization had by the early 1960s grown to nearly 100,000, each and every one of them searching nearby haystacks for concealed Communists.  255 more words

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McCarthy Picked To Star In Tinker Bell Movie Headline Confuses Me

I saw a headline recently mentioning that McCarthy was picked to star in the new Tinker Bell movie. That’s all I saw, just that much information. 151 more words

November 13, 1953: When Red, Red Robin Comes Bobbin' Along

In the early 50s, folks worked themselves up into a real dither searching for Bolsheviks here, there, wherever they may be hiding. There was a commie round every corner; any person you met might be a secret pinko, hoping to lead… 428 more words

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English 10: The Crucible Intro Cont.

We shared out in our groups the information we had researched regarding our portion of The Crucible webquest. You will turn in all of your webquest notes on Thursday with the rest of the notes we will take then. 32 more words

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English 10: The Crucible Intro

We began the day with a little story time regarding McCarthyism/the Red Scare and the Salem Witch Trials. We even watched this clip from Monty Python and the Search for the Holy Grail… 115 more words

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