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Thursday, November 10, 2011

#326: 2000, The White Stripes, Jolene

November 10, 2011

Always had a soft spot for Dolly’s original, if truth be told.  And yes of course it isn’t exactly on the feminist side of country music like some of Loretta’s stuff or the intellectual side of country music like Emmy Lou, but I always thought there was a scouring emotional honesty to it.  Cracking tune […]

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Greece and Italy: More Thoughts On The Crisis Of Eurozone Democracy

November 10, 2011

I wrote the other day about how Angela Merkel and other leading figures within the EU and at the ECB had tried to unseat two elected Prime Ministers because they were perceived to be unacceptable to both the markets and those very same Euro elites. In Greece, George Papandreou had the audacity to suggest that […]

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