Tag Archives: Presidential Powers

The Naughty Flamethrower

Things sort themselves out without any real agreement. Anyone who’s even vaguely conservative watches Fox News – run by Roger Ailes, who had been Richard Nixon’s media advisor and seems to be still at it, making unpleasant and shifty Republican … Continue reading

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The Murderous New Normal

Long ago there used to be what was normal, but for that you have to go way back, perhaps to the Ozzie and Harriet, Father Knows Best pleasant fifties. In spite of the Beats and Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, back … Continue reading

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