Tag: Jimmy Carter

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 64

It's the beginning of the Carter Administration and the malaise has started in the world of AM Gold....


Film, Television

Popdose Roundtable: Hail to the Chief

If everyone did a "Favorite Movie Presidents" post, would Popdose do it too? Yes, and then we'd jump off a bridge....


Books, Comics Reviews

Comics Review: “Superman Vs. Muhammad Ali”

Let’s tell it like it is.  Out of all the superheroes, only Superman can say he has gone up against the greatest of all time.  It...


Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: In Defense of … ACORN?

Glenn Beck scored another pelt for his demagoguery-fur coat this week, when Congress voted to cut all federal funding for the...


Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… “You Lie!”: The Backstory

The outburst heard ’round the nation, at least until Kanye West co-opted the mike: South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson’s...


Music, One Day in Your Life

One Day in Your Life: July 15, 1979

July 15, 1979, was a Sunday. In the Soviet Union, it’s Metallurgist’s Day. With gasoline prices skyrocketing again and his...


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: The Year in Science (Last Year, Not This Year)

The Associated Press reported last Tuesday that the bicycles of former U.S. president Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, were stolen from...