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Norman Lear and Loving Those We Disagree With

Last December I was happy to see television producer Norman Lear be honored with the Kennedy Center Honors for the ground-breaking television show that Lear produced in the 1970s. The 1970s struggled with many of the same issues facing us … Continue reading

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Donald Trump, Archie Bunker and the Great American Divide

I’ve been reading a lot about the growing partisan divide, and I’ve been as exasperated as many of my fellow liberals at Donald Trump’s latest rantings. It got me thinking of two great television shows: “All in the Family” and … Continue reading

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Watching ‘All In The Family’ For The First Time

In the library in my city, one can check out a wide selection of DVDs, from feature films, to documentaries, to foreign films, and whole seasons of a television series. One day I noticed a few DVDs of the series … Continue reading

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