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Blackshirts Come In Red, White And Blue &#160; In fairness to Italy’s proto-fascist street thugs, they brought a fashion sense that has resonated through the ages with club-hoppers, swell deviants, clothing designers, self-admiring auteurs and various cultural sheeple all around the world. They looked smart, even if they weren’t. America’s new militant and militarized would-be fascist bullies favor polyester and Ban-Lon when [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0” src=”http://ift.tt/1sBSGbp” width=”1” height=”1” /> http://ift.tt/1AYrWa5

  In fairness to Italy’s proto-fascist street thugs, they brought a fashion sense that has resonated through the ages with club-hoppers, swell deviants, clothing designers, self-admiring auteurs and various cultural sheeple all around the world. They looked smart, even if they weren’t. America’s new militant and militarized would-be fascist bullies favor polyester and Ban-Lon when […]

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Blackshirts Come In Red, White And Blue

Blackshirts Come In Red, White And Blue

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In fairness to Italy’s proto-fascist street thugs, they brought a fashion sense that has resonated through the ages with club-hoppers, swell deviants, clothing designers, self-admiring auteurs and various cultural sheeple all around the world. They looked smart, even if they weren’t.

America’s new militant and militarized would-be fascist bullies favor polyester and Ban-Lon when the…

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Ginger & Eno: Two Fine Docs One would be hard pressed in extremis to find two personalities, musical or otherwise, who are more dichotomous than the serene musician/non musician, producer and creative entity that is Brian Eno, and the man who is the most talented drummer in the history of rock music, and among the best drummers in music entirely, the [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0” src=”http://ift.tt/1oldu6Q” width=”1” height=”1” /> http://ift.tt/1yaohSk

One would be hard pressed in extremis to find two personalities, musical or otherwise, who are more dichotomous than the serene musician/non musician, producer and creative entity that is Brian Eno, and the man who is the most talented drummer in the history of rock music, and among the best drummers in music entirely, the […]

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Ginger & Eno: Two Fine Docs

Ginger & Eno: Two Fine Docs

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One would be hard pressed in extremis to find two personalities, musical or otherwise, who are more dichotomous than the serene musician/non musician, producer and creative entity that is Brian Eno, and the man who is the most talented drummer in the history of rock music, and among the best drummers in music entirely, the mercurial Ginger Baker.

What unites them by a microscopic thread are…

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Chase Republicans With Baseball Bats, Or Give It Up &#160; Perhaps it&#8217;s an entirely futile endeavor teaching self-defense to liberals and Democrats. And yes, my pacifism probably needs work. And speaking of futile endeavors, God knows the American media hold the conviction their careers would remain intact even under the governance of The Ebola For Everybody Party (just slightly more onerous than the Republican [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0” src=”http://ift.tt/1tE1cJM” width=”1” height=”1” /> http://ift.tt/1tE1bFA

  Perhaps it’s an entirely futile endeavor teaching self-defense to liberals and Democrats. And yes, my pacifism probably needs work. And speaking of futile endeavors, God knows the American media hold the conviction their careers would remain intact even under the governance of The Ebola For Everybody Party (just slightly more onerous than the Republican […]

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Chase Republicans With Baseball Bats, Or Give It Up

Chase Republicans With Baseball Bats, Or Give It Up

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Perhaps it’s an entirely futile endeavor teaching self-defense to liberals and Democrats. And yes, my pacifism probably needs work.

And speaking of futile endeavors, God knows the American media hold the conviction their careers would remain intact even under the governance of The Ebola For Everybody Party (just slightly more onerous than the Republican Party).

I can hear them on Meet The…

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Germany’s Horror For Germans, In German Films German cinema and television have in recent years begun to address the suffering of the ordinary German during the Second World War, and during the reign of terror perpetrated by the Nazi regime. When I say ordinary German, I refer to those not otherwise specifically singled out by the Nazis for brutality and dehumanization: Jews, [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0” src=”http://ift.tt/1rNCSTy” width=”1” height=”1” /> http://ift.tt/1q5u60a

German cinema and television have in recent years begun to address the suffering of the ordinary German during the Second World War, and during the reign of terror perpetrated by the Nazi regime. When I say ordinary German, I refer to those not otherwise specifically singled out by the Nazis for brutality and dehumanization: Jews, […]

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Germany’s Horror For Germans, In German Films

Germany’s Horror For Germans, In German Films

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German cinema and television have in recent years begun to address the suffering of the ordinary German during the Second World War, and during the reign of terror perpetrated by the Nazi regime. When I say ordinary German, I refer to those not otherwise specifically singled out by the Nazis for brutality and dehumanization: Jews, communists, socialists, homosexuals, Gypsies, artists,…

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Obama, Decimator Of America, And Distant Lands, Or Not In the imagination of the Republican caliphate, from elected officials to the glorious low-information base that drives it, President Barack Obama exists somewhere between, and indeed everywhere between a feckless, emasculated, simpering, cowardly example of utter abasement, and an omnipotent figure capable of changing the course of mighty rivers, besieging the land with plague and [&#8230;]<img alt=”” border=”0” src=”http://ift.tt/UxI5Sa” width=”1” height=”1” /> http://ift.tt/1umupu7

In the imagination of the Republican caliphate, from elected officials to the glorious low-information base that drives it, President Barack Obama exists somewhere between, and indeed everywhere between a feckless, emasculated, simpering, cowardly example of utter abasement, and an omnipotent figure capable of changing the course of mighty rivers, besieging the land with plague and […]

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Obama, Decimator Of America, And Distant Lands, Or Not

Obama, Decimator Of America, And Distant Lands, Or Not

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In the imagination of the Republican caliphate, from elected officials to the glorious low-information base that drives it, President Barack Obama exists somewhere between, and indeed everywherebetween a feckless, emasculated, simpering, cowardly example of utter abasement, and an omnipotent figure capable of changing the course of mighty rivers, besieging the land with plague and tyranny,…

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