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Exit Right Shane Jones, What a Week!

SHANE! SHANE! SHANE! DON’T COME BACK! I can’t resist adding ‘don’t’ to the last line of the 1953 tearjerker western Shane starring Alan Ladd. Ladd makes a drippy hero even when playing the character of a retired gunslinger and is … Continue reading

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Who is the biggest beneficiary?

PART TWO: So Mike Hoskins received some ‘hate’ mail in response to his coverage of Minginui.   His subordinates weren’t sympathetic.   He also received support. I don’t think either the original story or the follow-up (which I saw as … Continue reading

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