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200 and Counting: Thoughts on Memphis’ Bicentennial

Salim Rivers: Congrats to Calvin Farrar for his recognition.

He worked for years with local master artist Artiek Smith, who »

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Rude and Crude

memjmc: Thank you, Bruce. It would great if the Democratic candidate for president were a regular person as you describe that »

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TR Haywood: You guys can do better on this. The man she killed was her abusive pimp who bought her. Context is »

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Jean Kendall: One writer on the Washington Post said not to impeach him, but force him to resign like Nixon. The problem »

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