Democracy Dies in Darkness
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The former president used most of a speech at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Florida to fling familiar grievances, excoriating a number of Republicans even as he publicly called for party unity.
Bad Brains, circa 1981, pictured from left: Dr. Know (Gary Miller), H.R. (Paul Hudson), Earl Hudson (front) and Darryl Jenifer. (Glen E. Friedman from the book “My Rules”)
 Hoping to combine those British sneers with the radiance of Jamaican reggae, the group made an unprecedented noise that would make Washington the epicenter of American hardcore.
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