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Hell on Thayer Street

"Youth violence" has not exactly been a headline issue around here.
A sad story; fathers and sons; Theater of Bewilderment; the GOP gathers again
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  September 09, 2011
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Review: Videocracy

Italian-born director Erik Gandini's damning mess of a documentary purports to reveal that Italy is TV- and celebrity-besotted — which is true but not new.
Silvio Berlusconi may have to work overtime after this
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  June 11, 2010
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Interview: Roberto Benigni

"Dante is talking to everybody, not just in the Middle Ages."
TuttoDante, Benigni's one-man show
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  June 05, 2009
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Despot for attention

Former vice-president Dick Cheney has taken his torture tour all over the place in the past few weeks, waging an ongoing campaign to defend what the Bush administration called "enhanced interrogation."
Plus, vote for Passoni
By EDITORIAL  |  May 15, 2009
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Pardons are forever

Prediction: Before leaving office, President Bush will issue a shockingly large number of presidential pardons to operatives who, with the administration’s blessing, ventured far outside the law to wage Bush’s “war on terror.” Who might need - and get
To get his friends and allies out of the mess he created, George W. Bush is going to have to issue a slew of pardons
By HARVEY SILVERGLATE  |  August 22, 2006
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Quotes + numbers - February 3, 2006

4000 pounds of marijuana found inside a 2400-foot-long tunnel that stretched from a warehouse near the Tijuana airport to a warehouse in San Diego.
  “Butcher of Washington”
By  |  February 01, 2006