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Npr Hates War, Loves Rem

Will Hermes reviewed the new REM album on last night’s All Things Considered. After he played part of a song in which Stipe sings, “I wanna kiss the astronauts when they salute to me,” Hermes said, “Heck, I wanted to kiss the astronauts, too. Who didn’t? They embodied a moment when our country’s greatness was measured less by our ability to wage war and more by our ability to dream.”

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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