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The White American Dinosaurs

Graduate school at Duke was fine. North Carolina was a bit problematic. There were the Lost Cause folks sure that the South would rise again – they hadn’t really lost that war. There was the New South crowd – forget … Continue reading

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Just Saying Things

Take their children from them – forever. Make them fear for their lives – there will be no asylum for them here – ever. Tell the rest of America that these are not women and children, the poorest of the … Continue reading

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No Mystery Here

There was Geraldo Rivera and The Mystery of Al Capone’s Vaults – that two-hour live television special that was broadcast one time only in syndication on April 21, 1986 – Geraldo Rivera was going to open a secret vault in … Continue reading

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Washing the Flag

“I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That’s why people love me.” ~ Art Linkletter “I just bought a Jeep painted like an American flag. No one better question how patriotic I am.” ~ … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right Word

California gave America Richard Nixon. Then California gave America Ronald Reagan. Then, to make up for that, California gave America S. I. Hayakawa – the president of San Francisco State University who became one of the state’s two senators in … Continue reading

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Not Quite Presidential

Donald Trump has said a lot of things. In late August 2016, after winning a few more primaries and pulling away from the rest of those hopelessly conventional Republican losers, to those who were worried that he might be a … Continue reading

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The Major Minor

It was a minor thing, really. And then it became major. Over the weekend, Hillary Clinton was interviewed by the FBI over that email business and Donald Trump sensed an opening. A few days earlier Bill Clinton had surprised the … Continue reading

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