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Trump: The Sequel

Hollywood should know better. Sequels suck. “Jaws” (1975) was a nifty movie – but Jaws 2 (1978) and then Jaws 3-D (1983) and then Jaws: The Revenge (1987) were progressively less nifty. They were progressively more stupid. John Williams won an Oscar for his … Continue reading

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The Killer Elite

This is not about that 2011 movie Killer Elite – Jason Statham as the conflicted mercenary haunted by one of his assassinations, with Clive Owen hanging around and Robert De Niro being Robert De Niro. That movie sank like a … Continue reading

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Silence Interrupted by Dread

Before there was No-Drama Obama there was Silent Cal – Calvin Coolidge of course – “I have never been hurt by what I have not said.” His reticence was intentional. He often said that he knew that any president’s words … Continue reading

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The Game Change

Donald Trump is Sarah Palin. Follow along. John Heilemann and Mark Halperin wrote the definitive book about the 2008 presidential election – Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime – all about … Continue reading

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