Tag Archives: JFK

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The Reading of Osama bin Laden

Bin Laden reading “New Pearl Harbor: Disturbing Questions about the Bush Administration and 9/11″ is like Lee Harvey Oswald curling up with “Crossfire.” Continue reading




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“Mad Men” Eulogies: Pete Campbell

Pete Campbell, American Sniper. Continue reading




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50 Years of Grassy Knoll: Why JFK Conspiracy Theory Lives On

Was JFK was gunned down by a demented loner with Communist sympathies? A Corsican assassin in the grassy knoll sent by mob boss Sam Giancana? His own Secret Service detail by mistake? Half a century later, questions still remain. Continue reading




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The Short Life and Long Death of a Zine

After breakdancing, but before the Internet, there were zines. Sean Beaudoin investigates the era of self-published fanzine culture, and his own doomed immersion within. Continue reading




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L’Enfant Terrible, or, The Politics of Youth in DC

In which Jennifer Kabat ponders the weirdness of growing up in and around Washington, DC – from nuclear secrets to Veep’s kids and loving Amy Carter. Continue reading




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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Global Conspiracy But Were (Genuinely) Afraid to Ask

Conspiracy Theory 101, Bilderberg 2012, and the New World Order: Greg Olear can handle the truth. Continue reading




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