Back to the Future: David Sirota Talks 1980s Libya vs. 2010s Libya on Maddow

David Sirota's new book, Back to Our Future, breaks down how '80s culture shaped our politics today, and shows how eerily the two decades parallel one another. [Read an excerpt here.] Last night, he guested on Maddow to discuss his 'spooky prescience' and discuss why Christopher Lloyd and Gadafhi have been on our minds for 30 years. Watch:

 

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AlterNet / By Julianne Escobedo Shepherd

Posted at March 31, 2011, 7:27am

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