Author Archives: Pamela Starr Dewey

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This collection of blog entries is a SPECIAL REPORT of the Meet MythAmerica blog. Painting a Rosy Past can be read sequentially by going to the first entry in the series: Introduction–Painting a Rosy Past At the end of each … Continue reading

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PRP12: The Bronco Bomney Blues

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 12 The Bronco Bomney Blues (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) After the contentious election of 2012 was finally over, many of my Christian friends were very, very unhappy at the … Continue reading

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PRP11: Outer Chaos, Inner Peace

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 11 Outer Chaos, Inner Peace (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) Back in 2009, I went to get my hair cut at a local WalMart hair salon in a very small … Continue reading

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PRP10: Back to the Future

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 10 Back to the Future (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) I have been getting newsletters from religious groups about “End Time Prophecy” since 1965, when I was just 18 years … Continue reading

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PRP9: Colonial Hanky-Panky

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 9 Colonial Hanky-Panky (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.)  Sex and the Single Puritan From: LA Times, 8/22/2012 Thomas A Foster Rep. Todd Akin, the GOP’s candidate for U.S. Senate in … Continue reading

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PRP8: Flashy Victorians

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 8 Flashy Victorians (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) If you’ve read a number of Victorian era novels—or seen the movies or TV shows based on them—such as Jane Eyre, Great … Continue reading

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PRP7: The Not-So-Civil War

Painting a Rosy Past: Part 7 The Not-So-Civil War (Click here to go to the Introduction to this series.) If you are an aficionado of historical documentary films, especially those shown on PBS, you are no doubt familiar with “The … Continue reading

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