Tag Archives: Public Option

Dirty Movies and Politics

There is the category of things people tell you are really, really bad – but when you try to pin them down on just what those things are, specifically, and just what it is that makes them so bad, so … Continue reading

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Abandoning the Symbolic to Get Something Done

The old Bob Hope movie was forgettable – they all seem oddly the same – but it was one of those quick scenes that stay with you. Hope is there with some fetching woman, Lucille Ball in this case, and … Continue reading

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