Archive | November, 2013

Nebraska: “The Capital of Corruption!”

November 30, 2013

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@ jrk56005 You said it best, “”Nebraska- the Capital of Corruption.” I’ll ignore your ad hominem “uneducated” comments and I will admit that the U.S. Government engages in prosecutorial bullying. No question. It is noteworthy that the two worst cases of abuse occurred when Government Prosecutors teamed up to bully big-time with Universities: Duke & […]

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Does Jim Lauerman Get the Difference Between Advertising and Journalism? by Ivy Harper

November 19, 2013

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Lincoln’s premier “Mad Man” wonders via the LJS Letter Forum: “Could anyone have come up with a more negative headline?” Since you asked, I want you to know, Sir, that I can. Here’s a few: Vision 2015 – Still Corrupt After All These Years How Much Vision 2015 Money Came from NELNET’s “Unwarranted” – aka […]

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Fountain of Truth: “American League of Bribery – aka Lobbyist – Professionals” Changes its Name

November 19, 2013

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Post Politics Lobbyists’ lobby approves a new name — one that doesn’t mention lobbying BY HOLLY YEAGER – Washington Post –  November 18 at 5:39 pm Comments The American League of Lobbyists has made it official, approving a new name for the group that doesn’t mention the word “lobbyists.” As The Post reported last month, leaders of […]

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There is No Place Like Nebraska

November 18, 2013

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Wanderlust | A Road Trip Through Alexander Payne’s Nebraska TRAVEL  By KURT ANDERSEN NOVEMBER 15, 2013, 12:51 PM 10 Comments The director Alexander Payne (right) and the novelist Kurt Andersen, both native Nebraskans, take a road trip through their home state. Michael Christopher Brown An abandoned shack in the sleepy town of Inavale (population 117). Michael Christopher Brown There’s […]

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Payne’s “Nebraska” Masterpiece ~ Reviewers Rave

November 15, 2013

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FILM REVIEW ‘Nebraska’: State of Grace A richly textured road movie with a stunning performance by Bruce Dern By JOE MORGENSTERN Nov. 14, 2013 1:36 p.m. ET Watch a clip from the film “Nebraska.” A booze-addled father (Bruce Dern) makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son (Will Forte) in order to […]

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