Tag: Dick Cheney

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: John Mellencamp, “Walk Tall”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: How Celebrities Can Help End the BP Oil Spill

On Tuesday CNN’s Larry King announced that he’ll end his 25-year-old talk show this fall, having been beaten consistently in...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: In the Darkest Hour …

Folks, I have some exciting news to share with you — the Terrorist Dunking Booth is back! After the terrorist attacks of September...

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Those Shoes Were Made for Throwin’

Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi TV reporter who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush during a press conference in Baghdad last...

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Film, The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Nothing to Fear

Appropriately for a week in which an Eddie Murphy movie is reaching theaters, Arend Anton devotes his latest Biggest Picture column to...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: When Did Americans Become Such Pussies?

I must admit, I had thought the days were over when Republicans could scare the bejeezus out of the citizenry (and force acquiescence from...

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Current Events, Sugar Water, Television

Sugar Water: “24” and the Enhanced Techniques of Viewer Torture

In February 2007 The New Yorker published “Whatever It Takes,” an article by Jane Mayer about the Fox series 24, and how the...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Shall We Plunge the Sword In?

Sometime in the early afternoon next Tuesday – after Barack Obama takes the oath of office, and before the new President and First...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK! #23: 3/14/92

Note from Jason: We’re into week three of me pawning my work off onto others for our guest-written Chart Attack! series. Sure, we all...