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Back to School Musical Monday: She's Working Her Way Through College (1952)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 697 more words

Musicals

Eat The Rich!

For decades the American middle class bought into a plethora of Ayn Rand-inspired notions regarding their economic strategy. Keep your head down, plow money into your 401K and get to work on time. 452 more words

Dean Henderson

Obamas Attend Personal Chef's Wedding To MSNBC Host

POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday temporarily set aside the pressures of trying to calm the world’s trouble spots and assumed the role of spectator for something more joyous: the wedding of the Obama family’s longtime chef and friend. 460 more words

News

Reagan kicks the "Vietnam Syndrome" in the balls... and it goes super well.

In the post-Vietnam era, America was experiencing an ambivalence about how they should conduct themselves on the global stage.

They had emerged from the Second World War with this sense of omnipotence; this confidence that America could achieve anything it set its mind to. 915 more words

History

"The True Bounds Of Executive Authority": The Possession Of Great Power Necessarily Implies Great Responsibility

With Congress mired in gridlock, President Obama has vowed to use “a pen and a phone” to accomplish some of his policy goals. Last week, he doubled down by promising to act on one of the nation’s most divisive and important issues — immigration — before the rapidly approaching end of summer. 752 more words

Politics

"Perish The Thought": Rep. Peter King, Obama’s New Fashion Critic

Political commentary on President Obama’s clothing choices started almost immediately after his inauguration. Just two weeks after the president took the oath of office, Republican critics started… 531 more words

Conservatives