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They Don't Write 'em Like They Used To

...thankfully, I might add. I was going through some historical stuff, finding old campaign songs from previous historical elections, and some of the lyrics I found were forehead slappers. Here's a choice selection of a catchy li'l ditty us...

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Absolute Dissent

Jill Stein, Cheri Honkala arrested, call tonight's debate a "mockumentary" To this outsider, the idea of a presidential candidate being arrested causes cognitive dissonance in my ...

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On Reviewing Films

I thought I'd share this article I read today on movie reviews: Confessions of a Critic: The three main blind spots...

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The Hot New Thing

Anyone ever hear of this site called MyAnimeList?! If not, you should join it!!! I did and my name over there is PleiadesRising. I think MAL might have a future! Now, for a quick r...

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Triumph of the Kids

Today I was browsing a library's catalog for something to borrow, and I placed requests for a few items. Where one of the items was shelved stuck me as odd, considering what it was I borrowed: Leni Riefenstahl's Nazi propaganda classic ...

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