• Instead of their obligatory Oscar party, United Talent Agency gave $320,000 to ACLU & IRC and hosted one groovy rally in LA.

    Let’s NOT Rally ‘Round The Flag, Boys

    When I looked up the origins of the expression “Rally ‘Round The Flag”, boy, was I stunned. Conceived by John Mueller, a political scientist in 1970, the concept—referred to as a syndrome—reduces criticism of governmental policies and increased short-run popular support of the President of the United States. And here I thought is was a song about freedom and boys, not to mention a film with Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward.… Read More »