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Being German?

Watching Generation War, then thinking about POWs vs illegal combatants, got me to wondering – what’s it like being a German today? What does the pop imagination think about WWII and the era shortly before it? 325 more words


Nacho Libre [2006] & Pseudo Intellectualism…

As I started this movie (again), I decided to look up the writer and director of it. That led to its Wikipedia page – and then I get miffed. 338 more words


Y-Chromosomes & Feminism

I mentioned the estrogen mob in my biography. Girls greatly outnumbered boys. In the English Department, the scales were tipped even further – in whose favor is up for debate – depending on what you’re talking about. 376 more words

Just A Day

Charlie Wilson's War [2007]

I was highly curious when I heard this movie was coming out.  I’m a fan of Tom Hanks, but what had my juices flowing was my inability to guess why Hollywood decided to do that story then…? 719 more words


The Left Loves Paulson?

I was curious about the HBO – All-Star cast – docudrama Too Big to Fail .

You know – since it is Hollywood – it is going to represent The Left. 273 more words


More Proof that Afrocentrism Has Gone Off the Rails...

Open Carry Texas, a gun rights advocacy group, announced that they have scheduled their march through the Fifth Ward in Houston. The march, which was initially scheduled for Juneteenth but postponed at the last minute, will feature open-carry enthusiasts marching through the streets of the predominantly black Houston neighborhood carrying long assault rifles.Open Carry Texas also announced that they’ll have a real-life black person marching with them, Maurice Muhammad. 117 more words


2010 & The Cold War

Bored and scanning files for what to watch, I made it back to the 80s, and I spotted one I haven’t watched again in a long time. 344 more words