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An Open Letter To NPR’s Mara Liasson

Public radio that does not study Fox News' history is doomed to repeat it....

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Popdose Politicks: Debt Ceiling! Shutdown! Fight, Fight, Fight! (Again)

Dw DUNPHY: Well, now that Syria has vanished from the front pages, Big Tea has refocused on the fight they really wanted: Running the...

Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Lose Your Delusion

GOP: Time to give the Outrage Loop a rest....

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Political Culture: Teabag Wall Street!

Can't the populist right and left just get along?...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Hasn’t Gotten Over the Art Chick From High School

Bob can't just give advice to the myriad young acts who don't read his columns. He has to present it with awkward metaphors about high...

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Thoughts On A Hostage Crisis

Thoughts On A Hostage Crisis: Think a US default won't affect you directly and immediately? Think again....

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Political Culture: We Have Met the Enemy, and They Are Us

Can taking the vitriol down a notch really prevent another tragedy like Tucson? Jon Cummings explores the state of our discourse - and his...

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Political Culture: Everybody Into The Conflictinator!

Chastened by Jon Stewart, if not the midterm election results, Jon Cummings invites Popdose readers to Be Their Own Pundits and pontificate...