Author Archives: Pamela Starr Dewey

Fair Enough…And More

The first entry in a new series on Starr Trekking‘s sister blog, Meet MythAmerica, is available now at the link below. In this series I explore the startling significance to recent American history, and to modern American national politics, of … Continue reading

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Creepy Christmas Cheer?

The previous blog post here on StarrTrekking included a link to my overview from the past of the The The Creepiest Christmas Custom of All (the Caganer). . This time I call your attention to a companion piece that homes in particularly … Continue reading

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On a Lighter Note

The long-running Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows series will return to this blog in January. My family and I are currently in the midst of exhausting preparations for a major family move to another part of our state in early January. Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Put on a Happy Face

In the 1960 Broadway musical Bye Bye Birdie (and in its movie reincarnation in 1963) Dick Van Dyke urged everyone in song to “Put on a Happy Face.” (Can you believe that he is STILL around, smiling and singing and … Continue reading

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Selling America

Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows: Part 25 Selling America This is Part 25 of a blog series titled “Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows.” Although each entry in the series has some information and commentary that can be of interest “standing alone,” each builds on information, … Continue reading

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The Original Big Mac Attack

Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows: Part 24 The Original Big Mac Attack This is Part 24 of a blog series titled “Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows.” Although each entry in the series has some information and commentary that can be of interest “standing alone,” … Continue reading

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Ignoring the Ogre

Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows: Part 23 Ignoring the Ogre This is Part 23 of a blog series titled “Donald Trump’s Strangest Bedfellows.” Although each entry in the series has some information and commentary that can be of interest “standing alone,” each builds on information, … Continue reading

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