Francis Fukuyama – The E...

Aug 28, 2009 by

The triumph of the West, of the Western idea, is evident first of all in the total exhaustion of viable systematic alternatives to Western liberalism. In the past decade, there have been unmistakable changes in the intellectual climate of the world's two largest communist countries, and the beginnings of significant reform movements in both. But this phenomenon extends beyond high politics and it can be seen also in the ineluctable spread of consumerist Western culture in such diverse contexts as the peasants' markets and color television sets now omnipresent throughout China, the cooperative restaurants and clothing stores opened in the past year in Moscow, the Beethoven piped into Japanese department stores, and the rock music enjoyed alike in Prague, Rangoon, and Tehran.

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Mississippi John Hurt

Aug 26, 2009 by

The Library Of Congress Recordings Vol. 1 Disc. 1 mp3s, The Library Of Congress Recordings Vol. 1 Di A great set of...

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Obama is a communist? Huh?

Aug 25, 2009 by

So Obama is a communist. Their kidding, right? Wow if they pull this off, the extreme right, then I would say this would be the second biggest mistake regular everyday American's have ever made, the first being George Bush of course. But I digress.

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