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Tom channels Rodney King and asks "Can't we all get along?"

Despite the highly effective  efforts of the Re-set Specialist and the old Wind Surfer/VietNam Protester, we have a few conflicts going on in the world.  Some of the most bitter conflicts include the following:  Israel v. 102 more words


The Infiltration Unit: Terminator 2's Brilliant Game of Good 'Bot, Bad Cop

I’ve very proud to have contributed the concluding essay of The Dissolve’s Movie of the Week coverage of Terminator 2: Judgment Day, long one of my sentimental favorites. 93 more words


The Battle of Los Angeles: Rodney King, reviewed.

My review of Rodney King, Roger Guenveur Smith’s one-man play about the man he calls “the first reality TV star,” is in this week’s Washington City Paper.


The Power of Witnessing DX Summer Institute Day 3

The day started off well. I woke up nice and early, which gave me the time to walk to the grocery store and buy some supplies for dinner. 1,866 more words

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Video Of CHP Officer Beating SoCal Woman May Hurt Public Perception Of All Law Enforcement

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — The California Highway Patrol is investigating one of its own after cell phone video captured an officer repeatedly punching a woman on the side of a Los Angeles freeway. 231 more words


Happy Birthday 'Merika

238 years old today and you don’t look a day older than 107. Not bad for a relatively young Nation. Our Nation stands (seated) today most grateful for a day off work. 494 more words

Interview with Paul D. Marks, author of WHITE HEAT

Why do you write?

MARKS: I write so I can kill people…on the page that I can’t kill in real life……….. Seriously, why do I write – why does anyone write – because we have to. 1,003 more words

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