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Entries by Andrew Reinbach from 09/2011

The John Birch Society's Reality

| Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

Most Americans don't realize that the right wing's main ideas have been pushed for 50 years by the John Birch Society, a group Barry Goldwater and William F. Buckley Jr once thought too extreme, but which has since become the intellectual seed bank of the right.

New Boston Tea Party Takes the Lowest Road

| Posted 09.20.2011 | Politics

Any fair-minded American would find the sort of attacks routinely published on The New Boston Tea Party inexcusable -- the lowest sort of thing since Andrew Jackson's enemies called his mother a prostitute.

Zombie Economy Eating Our Brains

| Posted 09.26.2011 | Business

Between a business sector on life support, a paralyzed political sector, a central bank out of tricks, enormous structural problems left unaddressed, and a building disaster in the Eurozone, it would take divine intervention to avoid a global downturn.