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Countering the Satisfying Purity of Indignation

Thursday, December 10, was an odd day. It’s not every day a sitting US president flies off to Oslo to accept the Nobel Peace Prize. Teddy Roosevelt won it in 1905 for helping to end the Russo-Japanese War, but that … Continue reading

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The Eve of Destruction

The Eve of Destruction – of all of the pretentious crap songs from the sixties, that one was the worst of them. It was offered to The Byrds – but they rejected it. Pretentious posturing just isn’t cool – that’s … Continue reading

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