I say good for Jim Graves for calling out fearmongering Rep. Michele Bachmann for her McCarthyism. Sadly all that money she's raising off of the hatred is exactly why John Boehner won't do anything about it. Bachmann Opponent Calls Her Joe
Wrapping up Day 9 of the Army-McCarthy Hearings on May 5, 1954, as reported by George Herman and Griffing Bancroft of CBS Radio.
News for June 15, 1954 - the wind-down for the Army-McCarthy Hearings. Closing statements, closing cross-examinations and a general feeling of exhaustion in the room and in the country.
(Joe McCarthy - Crown Prince of Making It Up As He Went Along) I've been hearing the name Joe McCarthy being bandied around in recent days - mostly misquoted and misrepresented by people living in a fact-free environment. Joe McCarthy
(Truman - fear was gripping the country and some people liked it that way) [media id=17669] There's a curious comparison to be made with our curre
(Sen. Millard Tydings - smeared into losing re-election in 1950) [media id=17210] Before there was Limbaugh there was Fulton Lewis Jr. whose news/
(1954 - not complicated, but no less surprising - even to Robert Mitchum) (Robert Mitchum with Simone Sylva at the Cannes Film Festival 1954) With
h/t ThoughtProfiles's: A juxtaposition of the past and current use of McCarthyism. A must watch. They did an excellent job with this mash up. Mayb