Tuesday, Nov 4, 2008, 1:27 pm
Election Day afternoon links: Bated breath/Whole world is watching edition
-It's over by 7 p.m.
-The last-gasp attempt by McCain (and his media surrogates) to stoke racial fears.
-A beautiful photojournal of Obama's epic campaign. (See photo below. Thanks to Feministing for the link).
-Theatre artists, including Kushner, Shawn, and Shinn, reflect on Bush's cultural legacy.
-Saul Bellow's Chicago neighborhoods.
-In anticipation of the In These Times interview with Fugazi singer/guitarist Ian MacKaye (appearing in the December issue), please enjoy this live video of their classic song, "Waiting Room":
Fingers crossed, blood pounding.
Jarrett Dapier is a former assistant publisher at In These Times. Previous work for ITT includes interviews with playwright Christopher Shinn and Fugazi guitarist, Ian Mackaye. He currently works with teens at the Evanston Public Library where he runs a recycled drumming program and directs stage adaptations of young adult literature. He lives in Evanston, IL.