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Jefferson Chase on why the best country music is coming out of Hamburg and Düsseldorf
06.01 | Report
The Little Slit in the Americas
In the third installment of This Is Planet Earth, Mitchell Stephens rides a container ship through the Panama Canal and finds out how this ninety year-old artificial passageway still shapes the world order.
- Bush To FBI Pre-9/11: Back Off Bin-Ladens
"The Sydney Morning Herald quotes a BBC report that President Bush ordered the FBI to back off an investigation of the Bin Laden family as soon as Bush entered office."
- Scottish Mall Tests Shopping-Friendly Surrogate Boyfriends
"A Scottish Shopping Centre is piloting a scheme which lets women drop off their shopping-phobic partners at a boyfriend creche"
- Buffy -- More Than Just A Pretty Face?
"Jaq Bayles, a graduate student in England, posits America's favorite vampire slayer is superficially empowering teenage girls, yet ultimately reinforcing conservative gender roles."
- Steal This Movie! K-PAX and the Plundering of World Cinema
When does immitatoin become outright theft?
- Are We Playing Right Into Bin-Laden's Master Plan?
Though hardly the first to suggest we're getting sucked in to OBL's plan, this well-argued essay might be the most worrisome analysis so far.