The Kennedys, the Mob, and the FBI — the Rat Pack’s legendary 1962 residency at the Villa Venice brought the secret power structure of postwar America under one roof.
“Not every deathbed story about Joe Kennedy and the mob is true, but it’s hard to believe each one is false.”
People aren’t wrong to feel like their lives are increasingly out of their control. Twenty-first-century technology guarantees it.
Over 900 died at Jonestown in 1978 in a murder-suicide that shook the world. How did Peoples Temple go from emancipatory project to disaster?
“QAnoners are awaiting a Blanquist revolution helmed by none other than Donald Trump.”
“Remove any members of the group who show signs of developing musical ability. . . . Replace them with gimmicks designed purely to upset people.”
“Even though most attacks are carried out by unarmed men, nearly two-thirds of incidents reported in Asia resulted in successful thefts.”
“All conspiracy theories have been consolidated into a single grand conformist mood of resentment and panic.”
“Hoffa was never heard from or seen again — except, perhaps, in the back seat of a maroon 1975 Mercury Marquis Brougham, heading to a destination unknown.”