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The New Yorker: Douglas Watt- ‘The Glittering, Corrosive Humor of Lenny Bruce’

Source:The New Democrat “Early in 1966, the entertainer Lenny Bruce, who died in the midsummer of that year at the age of forty from a self-administered overdose of morphine, gave his next-to-last public performance, at the Berkeley Community Theatre, a … Continue reading

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PM Stunt Fan: Intent To Kill 1992- Starring Traci Lords: As LAPD Detective Vickie Stewart

Source:Action  “Traci Lords as an undercover cop in leather skirt and jacket.” From Leather Series & Movies Today shows and movies featuring gorgeous, sexy big city police detectives and other law enforcement officers are very common. Just look at Law & … Continue reading

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Alfred Hitch Blog: Wemisse- Vertigo 1958: ‘I Need You To Be Madeline For a While’

Source: The New Democrat Plus I saw North by Northwest for like the 200th time last night ( not that I’ve been counting ) because it’s my favorite movie and I hadn’t seen in about like an entire year and it … Continue reading

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The New Republic: Opinion- Jeet Heer: ‘Why Film Critics Were Blind To The Big Lebowski’s Brilliance’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I sort of look at The Big Lebowski as a parody of hipsters as a movie that makes fun of hipsterism and sends America the message that this is what … Continue reading

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Paul Richards: The Free Speech Movement: Civil Disobedience in Berkeley 1964

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review: Paul Richards: The Free Speech Movement: Civil Disobedience in Berkeley 1964 I hate as a Liberal hearing California being called a liberal state and some bastion of liberalism. And just … Continue reading

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Horror Ny Mphs: The Hillside Strangler (2004) Angelo Buono & Kenneth Bianchi

Source:The Daily Press  “In the end of the 70’s, the dysfunctional KENNETH BIANCHI lives with his mother and is obsessed to join the police force. When his application is refused, his mother sends him to Los Angeles to live with … Continue reading

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The Manson Family: The Current Affair- Linda Kasabian: 1988 Special Interview

“20th Anneversary Special on the Manson murders. Linda Kasabian is interviewed for the first time in 20 years. This is the only television interview that Linda Kasabian ever did after the trials. FOX Televsion. 1988.” Source:A Current Affair Source:The Daily … Continue reading

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The Black University: Malcolm X interview at UC Berkeley, Oct. 11th, 1963

  Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press Part of Malcolm X’s message was about the right to self-defense. Which is in the U.S. Constitution, that Americans have. Which means that if you are under attacked, you … Continue reading

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ABC News: Nightline- Bill Weir: Melrose Place Cast Reunion

Source: FRS Daily Press I only caught the last couple seasons of Melrose Place, because at first I thought the writing was kinda cheesy. And I’m not a big fan of soap operas to begin with, but I was flipping around … Continue reading

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Mike Atkinson: Stan Atkinson’s- 1976 Interview of Susan Atkins: Acid Made Her do it?

Source:The Daily Press “Stan Atkinson interviews Susan Atkins” From Mike Atkinson Susan Atkins represents what can happen when people who are not sure where they are going in life, perhaps somewhat lost and need to and is term is used over … Continue reading

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