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Salon: Timothy Denevi- Hunter S. Thompson in Chicago, 1968: ‘The Battle For The Democratic Party’s Soul’

Source: The New Democrat If 1967 was the summer of love, then 1968 was the summer of discontentment, revolution, upheaval, whatever other big words that you prefer to voice a national unhappiness with the country and how things were going. … Continue reading

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ABC Sports: Portrait of Willie Mays

  You can argue about who is the best all around center fielder of all-time. Willie Mays, from the San Francisco Giants, or Mickey Mantle from the New York Yankees. And there wouldn’t be anyone else that I would consider … Continue reading

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Hezakya Mixologist:: The Tenement- Life In Chicago’s Black Ghetto 1967

Source: Hezakya Mixologist-CBS News: 1967 Special Report- The Tenement: Life in Chicago’s Black Ghetto At risk of sounding political, but I’ll also be factual here, what you see in this film and community is the failures of public housing in America. … Continue reading

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NBC Sports: MLB 1984-GOW-Detroit Tigers @ Chicago White Sox: Jack Morris No Hitter

  Source: The New Democrat Here’s one example of why Jack Morris should be in the MLB Hall of Fame. Because when he was on, he could be very dominant, because he threw hard and then throw in his devastating forkball … Continue reading

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Anita Lande: Video: Cherrie Currie in Concert in Chicago 2013, Cherry Bomb

. This post was originally posted at FRS Real Life Journal on WordPress I’ll be real honest and say that I’m not that familiar with Cherie Currie other than I know she’s friendly with Joan Jett and they perform together. … Continue reading

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Mitch: Video: Chicago 1968: The Democratic Convention

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStates on WordPress 1968 is when the Democratic Party changed and no longer became a Northeastern progressive party with a Southern coalition. Made up of people who basically make up the Religious-Right … Continue reading

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