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David Mamet’s The Anarchist: The New Left’s Terrible Triumph

bigdawgworking Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 11:40 AM
"No, the '60s gang won because their utterly empty language triumphed" No. The "60s gang" was simply one more group to mimic the empty language of the left, the liberals, the looters. From 1957: "Observe the twists of undefined verbiage, the words with rubber meanings, the terms left floating in midstream, by means of which they try to get around the recognition of the concept of thinking." - A.Rand
JamesB. Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 1:25 PM
Conservative juveniles quoting Ayn Rand. Love it.
Birdman III Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 2:14 PM
Read any good books lately, James?

In New York Friday to appear on Sean Hannity’s program, I stayed an extra day to catch an early performance of David Mamet's new play The Anarchist, now in its second week of previews. Sitting next to Marcello, a Brazilian venture capitalist, we chatted about the election just past.

"I do not understand you Americans. Dogs on car roofs? Really?"

I can't argue that our process isn't absurd or that our media isn't mired in the trivial. The day before I had interviewed Israel's Ambassador to the United States, historian Michael Oren, and had passed a pro-Israel demonstration in...