May 27th, 2015
Media and Entertainment
The Bob & Chez Show Podcast: Chuck Johnson Banned from Twitter; Dan Bidondi’s Deli Meats; Huckabee’s Huckaboner; and More!
Chuck C. Johnson Banned from Twitter; Good Guy Charles Johnson from LittleGreenFootballs.com Joins Us in Studio; Duggar Update; Josh Duggar’s Incest Joke; Jim Bob Duggar’s Views on Rape and Incest; Bionic Dan Bidondi’s Bionic Italian Deli; New Candidates Entering the GOP Clown Car; Who is Martin O’Malley; Mike Huckabee Redefines Judicial Review; and much more.
The fact that Elian wants to return to the U.S. to, among other things, visit museums in Washington DC and get on Facebook shows that despite the hero’s life he’s lived in Cuba he still doesn’t have access to what he would have had he stayed here. The recent thaw in U.S.-Cuban relations — which it should be noted has enraged the hardliners still kicking around in Miami — may make it so that his dreams of coming to the U.S. for a visit come true, but it should never be said that the wrong thing was done in sending Elian back to Cuba with his father.
Its viciousness was precisely what made the scene work because no one could walk away from it saying that it was supposed to just be your average sexual encounter. It was rape, brutal and profound. It ate at you as you began to understand what was about to happen and it took the wind out of you as the audience surrogate, Theon, reacted in exactly the way you wanted to.