Tag Archives: The 1990s

The New Republic: Opinion- Jeet Heer: ‘Why Film Critics Were Blind To The Big Lebowski’s Brilliance’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I sort of look at The Big Lebowski as a parody of hipsters as a movie that makes fun of hipsterism and sends America the message that this is what … Continue reading

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Fusion: Daniel Rivero- An O.J. Simpson Trial Refresher For 90s Kids: A Look Back at The Trial of The 20th Century

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Plus Just to give you a little background of myself, I was eighteen in June, 1994 and about a week out of high school after graduation vacationing with my … Continue reading

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BookTV: Lesley Stahl Interviewing Gil Troy- The Age of Clinton: America in the 1990s

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: BookTV: Lesley Stahl Interviewing Gil Troy- The Age of Clinton: America in the 1990s I guess I generally agree with Gil Troy about Bill Clinton, but perhaps I would put … Continue reading

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HKL Films: Wag The Dog 1997- A Movie About a Real Made Up Presidential Scandal

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press The late 1990s was a crazy and fascinating time for many reasons politically and other things and also one of the best periods for Hollywood as far as making movies. Some … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: President Bill Clinton’s 1993 Inaugural Address: The New Democrats Come to Power

Before Bill Clinton became President of the United States, Liberal Democrats were seen as tax and spenders, soft on Crime, soft on defense, soft on welfare, anti-private enterprise, anti-success, anti-wealth, pro-centralize power, “that the Federal Government had all the answers … Continue reading

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American Rhetoric: President William Jefferson Clinton’s Farewell Address

Source: American Rhetoric: President William Jefferson Clinton’s Farewell Address Before Bill Clinton became President of the United States, Liberal Democrats in America were seen as something we are not. We had all sorts of negative stereotypes about us, not all of … Continue reading

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Remember This: The Real Story Behind the Clinton Scandals

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat The real story behind the Bill Clinton scandals was that most of them were bogus. The Lewinski affair and the China scandal from 1996 were the only real stories and so-called … Continue reading

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