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Not So Bad After All

There’s a common theme to Christmas movies – life isn’t that bad if you stop being a greedy asshole and look around. Alastair Sim nailed that in that 1951 version of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol – and Jimmy Stewart in … Continue reading

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Making Peace with War That Isn’t War

Things used to be simple. The Japanese, those sneaky bastards, attacked Pearl Harbor – a Day That Will Live in Infamy – and sank most of our Pacific Fleet. FDR immediately asked Congress for a formal declaration of war, on … Continue reading

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