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Something you may not know about me

First of all, I am old enough to remember not only the day John Lennon died, but the day Robert F. (Bobby) Kennedy was shot, and the day he died. 523 more words

Top Eight Cold War Issues

In my history class, I decided to mix things up and try something different this year when dealing with the Cold War. We decided to create a “TV Series” entitled “Cold War Episodes” in which we outlined the biggest issues and events that everyone should know about the Cold War. 236 more words

History & Culture


I am reviewing the nuclear war drama Threads which is very good. I watched this on dvd and think I would recommend it. It was made in 1984 and was the first drama about nuclear war to depict a nuclear winter. 230 more words


How Great Mao Aren't

I’ve been called a lot of things reader including Baby-kins, Cuddles, Poopsie, and Chunky-Bunny. But enough about my 17┬áhours in county jail. I’ve also been called pro-Western in my posts by several readers. 1,452 more words

The #Friday56: #1000Speak Edition

I started doing these last week. This is a weekly booking meme courtesy of Freda’s Voice. And there is a linkup! The rules are simple: Grab a book, any book. 200 more words


The Craft of Negotiation: "A Walk in the Woods" in Sierra Madre

It is one of the oddities of the arts. On the same weekend that Robert Redford returns to the screen in a film called “A Walk in the Woods” at the Sundance Festival, a play also called “A Walk in the Woods” – but a completely different walk in completely different woods – opens at the Sierra Madre Playhouse. 557 more words


The Cold War on Terror

The Cold War never really ended. It simply had it’s name changed to The War on Terror.