Do Marxists need to revisit "Miami Vice"?

Doug Henwood dhenwood at panix.com
Wed Sep 6 08:50:14 MDT 1995


At 9:58 AM 9/6/95, Matt D. wrote:

>Is there anything in this article that would explain why Don Johnson got
>back together with Melanie Griffith (unsuccessfully -- damn that Antonio
>Banderas!), or why Phillip Michael Thomas is now running a psychic hotline?
>Also, did he explain what the hell he was thinking casting Val Kilmer in the
>new Pacino - De Niro flick, _Heat_?  Wouldn't Eric Stoltz be better if you
>needed a longhair?

This morbid attention to ancient bits of pop culture are a perfect example
of why Marxians, and the left in general, are on the ropes. The neo-Nazis
have a well-developed critique of "Friends," and here we are going over a
bunch of early-80s retreads.

Doug

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