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Are You Watching The Americans?

Because if you aren’t, you need to come sit by Auntie Selena for a minute. I’ll bring ’80s themed drinks and snacks. It premieres on Wednesday, the 26th at 10 p.m. on FX. Set your DVRs and Google calendars now. 


Takedown: Khrushchev warned us!

I love it when everything comes together in one ridiculous crapdate. This week, we celebrated (well, some of us celebrated) the fact that the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Health Care Act, and some of those who didn’t celebrate it were quick to bemoan the end of America as we know it, socialism at its […]


Fun with Political Theory: Marx

Oh, Marx. I sort of feel bad for him because he gets handed the responsibility for some pretty crappy political projects, but he is so much more than Lenin and Mao. Let me show you how!