HBO’s Lovecraft Country Is a Stunning Dissection of America’s Racist History—and an Absolutely Wild Ride

The three travelers start running for their lives long before the monsters appear to chase them. Having recently survived a shotgun-wielding militiaman in a pickup truck, they were racing to reach the county line before sunset with a bloodthirsty cop on their tail, eager to pounce if they didn’t make it. But seconds after crossing the border, with no time to spare, they roll up to a roadblock: more police, more squad cars, more guns. A failed escape into the woods leaves them on the ground with barrels aimed at their backs. That’s when, in a blur of motion, an enormous, lizard-like creature leaps out of the darkness and chows down on one of their captors. These motorists aren’t criminals or fugitives—they are a young, Black Korean War veteran named Atticus (The Last Black Man in San Francisco star Jonathan Majors), his childhood friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett) and his uncle …

10 – Canada In Secret Speak With Trade Quebec For Florida

History does not tape-record the presence of a single Canadian who has actually not wanted his country had a bit of tropical diversity. As chilliness North of Niagara would have it, Ottawa has had an ongoing freeze-on, freeze-off relationship with the relatively stylish Province of Quebec, that lovely faux-French survival of the Sun King’s happy misjudgments about the significance of the new world. Now, Canadian lawmakers have given voice to the sunny concept, Let’s see if we can swap the independent-minded province for Florida. The offer comes at an especially suitable time, as a result of the abnormally serious cyclones that have been selecting the Sunshine State as a favorite destination. The Bush administration has agreed to think about the proposal however confesses that there are certain difficulties. For example, the President will have to discuss to his sibling and closet governmental wannabe, Jeb, that he’s now a Canadian and …