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“Yes, We Can” Proved We Could: In Spite of Dumbness Being a Commodity for the 1% and the Media Become the New Opiate of the Masses, Still, Something Wonderful Can Happen

To Our Amazement, Charlie Brown Connected, Lucy Apologized, a Man Who Said “Yes We Can,” Would: Anything Is Possible … Means Everything Is Possible Culture War, Class War, Chapter 23: Something Wonderful Can Happen There Are Good Reasons Why Our … Continue reading

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The Only Thing We Can Be Truly Sure Of … Is We Can Never Be Sure… Which Means That Anything Is Possible… Which Means That Everything Is Possible.

Our Inability to Know Is the Source of a Hope That IS Real: Wonderful Can Happen, Part Four: It’s Just as Likely the Miraculous Will Happen. Just When We Thought We Knew… So I am saddened having been awakened from … Continue reading

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Cultural Rebirth Aborted, Changing of the Guard Denied, The Elders on Life Support, and the Abomination Fills the Land: America Since Its “Pleasantville” Fifties

Culture War, Class War Chapter Seven: Cultural Rebirth, Aborted It’s a (Not So) Wonderful Life…for the World War Two Generation Compared to Their Boomer Children War Compelled the Dashing of Dreams for WWII Gen Youth – It’s a Not-So Wonderful … Continue reading

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What the Current Cultural-Political Regression Has to Do With the Struggles of Generations … The King Who Won’t Die and the Abortion of Cultural Rebirth

Culture War, Class War, Chapter Five: The King Won’t Die – An Aborted Changing of the Guard Generation Gap (60s-70s), Culture War (80s-90s), Class War (00s-10s) … The Song Remains the Same Since the Nineties: America Getting Free and America … Continue reading

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We Are the Centaurs, My Friends… The WWII Generation’s Sacrifices Made Their Children’s Quest for Authenticity Possible

The WWII Generation’s Sacrifices Made Sixties Visions Possible Mashing Butterflies and Drowning Kittens This is not to say, however, that the generations before the WWII Generation were allowed their dreams and that the WWII Generation is unique in being crippled … Continue reading

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It’s a (Not So) Wonderful Youth…for the WWII Generation Compared to Idealistic Sixties Generation Youth

War Compelled the Dashing of Dreams for WWII Gen Youth – It’s a Not-So Wonderful Life Sixties Youth Ideals of Freedom – So at Odds with Their Parents Lives of Heavy Responsibilities The paramount theme in “Pleasantville”—which is that thinking … Continue reading

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Since the Nineties: America Getting Free and America in Chains

Generation Gap (60s-70s), Culture War (80s-90s), Class War (00s-10s)… The Song Remains the Same America Getting Free, Breaking Out What do these events have in common? The popularity of Democrats since the Nineties, with Obama’s favorability ratings high despite US … Continue reading

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