Tag Archives: McCarthyism

Joe’s Back

No one really wants to relive the fifties – those poodle skirts were awful, Dinah Shore was insufferably cheerful, although finally overwhelmed by Bill Haley and then Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis, and everything was so damned conventional. People were scared too – … Continue reading

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And Now It Begins

Okay, Rick Santorum is gone, with the appropriate assessments of whatever that was about – no one quite knows. And Newt Gingrich has become a joke – “The Gingrich campaign in March submitted the necessary paperwork and the $500 check … Continue reading

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