Tag: Guantanamo Bay

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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...