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Donald's long history of doing things just because he can

Just because you can do a thing doesn’t mean you should do that thing.

In case you missed it, the Washington Post broke a story about… 609 more words

Donald Trump

New McCarthyism: 39% of Democrats name Russia biggest threat

by Eric Zuesse

The campaign by the Obama-Clinton Democratic Party establishment to blame their electoral failures upon Russian leader Vladimir Putin is shown in a recent Pew poll to be a great success: 628 more words

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Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

STORY – 1
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 1
MUSIC – 0
CULT – 0

Verdict – 2/5

Pros –

1) Huge ensemble but it’s a David Strathairn show – The defiant cigarette smoking broadcast journalist. 92 more words

Movies

“The Grave Dangers in Meeting Fanaticism with Ignorance…”

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Earlier in the week I discussed the moral implications of the President’s budget and talked about President Eisenhower’s Chance for Peace Speech of 1953. 823 more words

History

Decades that suck: 1950s

Living in the somewhat rural Midwest I end up talking to a lot of Trump supporters, or at least people who seem to represent themselves in a way that would have me believe they are. 851 more words

The Power of Art

Art speaks. Art loud and quiet, in your face and under the radar, beautiful and ugly, obvious and enigmatic, and art is subversive.  Art is powerful. 602 more words

We Need Murrow

    Ever heard of Edward R. Murrow? He’s a legend in journalism who gained notoriety reporting out of London during the German Blitz in World War II.   695 more words