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  • Between the Lines: In Search of ‘The Great White Hope’ (Again)

    Oct 6, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *The Republican Party, in all its iterations, held its breath this week in anticipation that New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie, would enter the race for the 2012 Presidential Election. Christie, after taking conservatives to the brink of hope, has decided not to run. So, the search continues to try to find somebody, anybody, that can […]

  • July 4th ‘Pardon’ Rally set for Jack Johnson

    Jun 28, 10 by EurPublisher 8 Comments

    *Fans of late heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson will rally in Nevada this weekend hoping to stimulate a posthumous presidential pardon for the fighter. [See promo clip below.] On July 4, 1910, Johnson defeated “Great White Hope” Jim Jeffries in Reno in what was billed as the “Fight of the Century.” [See second clip below.] […]