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The American Dream is dead

The American Dream Is Dead, And Now Even The Mainstream Media Is Starting To Admit It

Are you living “the American Dream”? If so, you should consider yourself to be very fortunate, because most Americans are not.

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Newsworthy

Is The American Dream Dead?

By: Tom Chatham

The American dream is not a thing in physical terms but an idea that lives or dies with certain beliefs in society. Can it die? 462 more words

Commentary

Pop culture comedy classic flays Florida’s foibles

Coconut Cowboy, by Tim Dorsey. William Morrow. 336 pages. Hardback $25.99.

This is Serge Storms Series book 19, but who’s counting? Mr. Dorsey’s long-running series gets nuttier and nuttier, but who’s complaining? 420 more words

Authors And Books

Embracing a Culture of Opportunity

“It is not a dream of motor cars and high wages merely, but a dream of social order in which each man and each woman shall be able to attain the fullest stature of which they are innately capable, and be recognized by others for what they are, regardless of the fortuitous circumstances of birth or position.”

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Community

American Culture

They’re much more open – their moms won’t be complaining about things like wearing shorts and miniskirts.

People are so outgoing. Talking to strangers is normal – I just randomly walked into a party and it was completely fine! 878 more words

Clarkies

Black History Month: Madam CJ Walker

Early Life:

Born to slaves in Louisiana in 1867, she was named Sarah Breedlove. She was orphaned at age 7 and married at 14. Sadly, she was widowed by the time she was 20 with a 2 year old daughter, A’Lelia to care for.She moved to St. 459 more words

Books

American Dream: This is fucking LONG.

“Either someone just microwaved popcorn or I hear the sound of a thousand people pulling their heads out of their asses in rapid succession”

-Watsky…

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Life