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Where is the great literature of the 70s?
There are historical moments. And then there is literature. And since literature does not come from nowhere one would assume that there must be a link - it is difficult to imagine that bombs falling, systems overthrown and social upheaval taking place around a literary mind would have no impact whatsoever.
Clinton has run her campaign the same way Bush has run the country
We all saw it. Indeed, that was the whole point. In the US, the networks stopped regular programming so we had little choice. The White House wanted to make sure we caught the full dramatic impact of the US president landing on the USS Abraham Lincoln in a navy jet against a backdrop of a clear sky and the sign "Mission Accomplished". America the beautiful. America the invincible.
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Stranger in a Strange Land – Encounters in the Disunited States
book review
'It often takes an outsider to look inside. This is especially true of the United States.'
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