January 28, 2012 3 Comments
Ready, steady, go!
progressive politics and regressive entertainment. like peanut and butter.
January 28, 2012 Leave a comment
Matt Taibbi asks many of the same questions I’ve been posing about President Obama’s re-embrace of some populist measures. I’ve argued before that
Obama’s sudden onset of Populism indicates that he or his team believe that Populism is, you know, kind of Popular
with the implied question of whether Obama’s support of populism rises in election years because he doesn’t regularly have populism in his heart.
January 28, 2012 7 Comments
Was Maurice Sendak’s appearance on the Colbert Report the highlight of the week?
I remember loving it as a child when authors did not talk down to me. I could handle the nudity in Maurice Sendak’s In the Night Kitchen or the gruesomeness of the original Grimm’s Fairy Tales, even if the grown-ups couldn’t.