Monthly Archives: July 2011

O Captain, My Captain (Part 4)

Full Series Part 1: Context is everything Part 2: Patriot acts Part 3: Love it or leave it I started this series three weeks ago to examine the suspicions of blogger Bosch Fawstin that director Joe Johnston’s movie, Captain America: … Continue reading

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O Captain, My Captain (Part 3)

Full Series Part 1: Context is everything Part 2: Patriot acts Part 4: Fighting the good fight “There’s no patriotism like American patriotism, and there’s no patriotic superhero like Captain America.” So proclaims Bosch Fawstin in his recent post on … Continue reading

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O Captain, My Captain (Part 2)

Full Series Part 1: Context is everything Part 3: Love it or leave it Part 4: Fighting the good fight As I explained in Part 1 of this post, Captain America was very much a product of his times. He … Continue reading

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O Captain, My Captain (Part 1)

Full Series Part 2: Patriot acts Part 3: Love it or leave it Part 4: Fighting the good fight Captain America and Superman are pretty much universally recognized as the superheroes who best exemplify the values of justice and freedom … Continue reading

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