Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the Life of Muammar Gaddafi – Part III

  Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the life of Muammar Gaddafi Part III by Brad Kronen True to its former leader’s duality, the new flag of Libya is its old flag before Gaddafi took over in 1969. Let’s hope this does not signify: same day, same totalitarian style rulership, different flag. (travelagencyguide.com)     […]

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Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the Life of Muammar Gaddafi – Part II

Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the life of Muammar Gaddafi Part II by Brad Kronen The New Yorker at least intimated that Muammar Gaddafi was portrayed to the American public by the Western media with a one-sided, scare tactic approach.     “The Arab world, from the marbled palaces of its leaders to the […]

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Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the Life of Muammar Gaddafi – Part I

Muammar the Mutable: Contradicting Views regarding the life of Muammar Gaddafi Part I by Brad Kronen The American media crystallized the vilified persona of Muammar Gaddafi during the Reagan years, as in this cover of Newsweek from July of 1981. (businessinsider.com)     The revered performance artist and culture maven, the great Laurie Anderson, has […]

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Libra – Radical Extremists of Peace, Truth, and Justice

Libras are extremists. Libras are radicals. Libras believe in anarchy. Remain calm, everyone.  The statements above are in no way proof that the mini panic which recently befell society involving the constellation of Ophiucus subdividing the Zodiac into 13 signs instead of its original 12 is in any way valid resulting in each sign now possessing personality traits that are indicative of anything BUT […]

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Of Mars, Marines, & Mefistofele: The Death of Osama bin Laden & the Bloody Bunch Reunion

Originally written in May of 2011 after Osama bin Laden’s death was officially affirmed. Eteocles: Suppose we fall on them by night from ambush? Creon: Yes, if in the event of defeat you can return safely here. Eteocles: Night equalizes risks, though it rather favors daring. Creon: The darkness of night is a terrible time […]

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