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Mike Davis

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How Obama Became the Curator of the Bush Legacy

Posted September 13, 2011 | 12:45:07 (EST)

Edward Gibbon at America’s Grave: What the Future Will Remember About America’s Decline and Fall

By Mike Davis

Cross-posted from

1. Twin Towers

Two years from now the staffs of Vanity Fair and the New Yorker will move into the most haunted...

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Crash Club

Posted July 26, 2011 | 11:17:36 (EST)

What Happens When Three Sputtering Economies Collide?

Cross-posted from TomDispatch.

When my old gang and I were 14- or 15-years-old, many centuries ago, we yearned for immortality in the fiery wreck of a bitchin' '40 Ford or '57 Chevy.  Our J.K. Rowling was Henry Felsen,...

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A Day Without Tourists

Posted May 6, 2009 | 15:24:00 (EST)

Crossposted with

Tijuana Versus the Plague

"Since everyone is dumping on Mexico these days, you might as well help me do the real thing."

My friend Marcos Ramirez (aka "ERRE") isn't kidding. He's building a new house in Colonia Libertad, Tijuana's oldest...

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