Monthly Archives: December 2015

Robert E. Lee and the Politics of Historic Preservation

Podcast, Episode 4: Robert E. Lee and the Politics of Historic Preservation In this episode, Colin talks about the recent efforts to remove statues of Confederate leaders, including one of Robert E. Lee, in New Orleans. Is this a good … Continue reading

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Amerikan Rambler Podcast, Episode 3: Christmas Movies and the Class War

In this episode, Colin talks about two great Christmas stories: Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol and It’s a Wonderful Life. These are not just great holidays tales, they say something important about the class struggle. It’s a Wonderful Life, especially, … Continue reading

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Amerikan Rambler Podcast, Episode 2: Star Wars and the Movie Going Experience, 2015

In this episode of Amerikan Rambler, Colin talks about the new Star Wars movie and the impact the Star Wars franchise had on him and his entire generation. He also gets nostalgic for video stores and discusses the misery of … Continue reading

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Someone Needs to Lecture the Folks from Walking Dead on 19th Century Military Tactics

  By Colin Woodward Another half-season of the Walking Dead is over. And again, I shout at the screen: “Why aren’t y’all entrenching!?” Yes, it’s time someone lectured the small army of zombie killers on the advantages of low-tech, highly … Continue reading

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