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So....I noted Roger Ebert's passing, and was thinking about Film. Burt Lancaster is pretty Old School, and sometimes his acting was a bit wooden, but when he was handed the right script, by the ...
by Keith930
Comment Count 85 comments on Sun Apr 07, 2013 at 06:43 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
Via Raw Story : A new poll of citizens’ attitudes about torture in 19 nations ...
by Mentarch
Comment Count 82 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2008 at 10:56 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
(NOTE: Dr. Giroux has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce his work in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community. Giroux is a member of Truthout's Board of ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 12:52 AM PST with 35 Recommends
I got to spend part of my weekend at the Miss Rodeo Utah contest. The day offered fascinating insights into the performance of gender, gender roles, ...
by glendenb
Comment Count 56 comments on Sun Jul 24, 2011 at 08:21 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Three Flags, a 1958 painting by Jasper Johns, which currently resides at the Whitney Museum of American Art For a while now I've wanted to write a column about American pop culture, soft power and ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
The thoughts of your ordinary ammo salesman.
by HistoryCARD
Comment Count 83 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2012 at 08:28 AM PST with 34 Recommends
It seems some of our British cousins across the pond do not appreciate ...
by Doctor RJ
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri Jul 22, 2011 at 07:28 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Sorry to interrupt and all, but I was doing diary mining for Election Diary Rescue and I came across a [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/10/21/151853/95/923/637763 diary] I think was inadvertently ...
by Nightprowlkitty
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Oct 21, 2008 at 07:32 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Every decade or two, the issue of immigration becomes a major public policy issue in this country. It has been and, I suspect, will continue to be an issue for decades to come. The overwhelming ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 140 comments on Fri May 18, 2007 at 05:50 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Welcome back! It must be Thursday and time to tackle our weekly discussion on rape and sexual assault. We're into week five (skipped Thankgiving!) and gaining readers with each addition to the series.
by angelajean
Comment Count 90 comments on Thu Dec 05, 2013 at 06:52 AM PST with 29 Recommends
I am thrilled that workers here are finally standing up for their rights and demanding respect, trust me. What I am not so thrilled about is how people are overlooking some primary drivers that ...
by Chaoslillith
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 11:27 PM PST with 29 Recommends
Every now and then I post one of Joe Bageant's mighty rants on the state of the USA. Bageant is a unique and ...
by claude
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Dec 08, 2010 at 08:47 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Senator Gretchen Whitmer is the latest in a line of female ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Dec 12, 2013 at 11:15 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Given the recent discussions (here and elsewhere) about how the media and the government shape and, in many cases, outright manufacture the reality we see, I thought it'd be worth posting ...
by CrustyPolemicist
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Apr 19, 2008 at 03:47 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
My friend Milo told me of a strange thing he heard on Le Show . A little digging turned up this news account from Utah about a company named ...
by smintheus
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2008 at 07:27 PM PST with 26 Recommends
A cross post from Furious Seasons. Bruce Levine, a clinical psychologist and writer, ...
by Philip Dawdy
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Jan 28, 2008 at 09:49 AM PST with 26 Recommends
This is my contribution for a Memorial Day weekend holiday diversion. What is the greatest speech in movie history? I’m pulling the clips from the American Rhetoric web site – ...
by deepsouthdoug
Comment Count 178 comments on Sat May 26, 2007 at 12:18 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Too much to say and too many thoughts going through my head after what happened at Virginia Tech, especially for a friend of mine who's a VA Tech alumnus. While the MSM will most likely frame ...
by vtfinest
Comment Count 97 comments on Wed Apr 18, 2007 at 06:20 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
A cross post from Furious Seasons. I'm not sure how many of you ...
by Philip Dawdy
Comment Count 102 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2008 at 09:29 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Given all the recent "pastor problems" that some of the candidates are having, I thought it might be fun to look at a controversial book about "America's most beloved pastor" : Prince of War: ...
by CrustyPolemicist
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2008 at 01:34 AM PDT with 21 Recommends