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November 1963

This past Wednesday morning I mentioned to the Hayfoot that it was Remembrance Day, the anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Remembrance Day, besides being an opportune time to contemplate Lincoln’s words, is a gentle reminder that the cold and early darkness will not last forever. 402 more words


Kate Scanlon: Barry Goldwater's Lasting Impact on American Politics

Barry Goldwater Ran 50 Years Ago

Kate Scanlon writes: It was 50 years ago this month that then-Sen. Barry Goldwater, R-Ariz., suffered one of the most lopsided defeats in the history of  363 more words

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Veterans Day 2014

Irving Haberman, , 1941 (2013.6.6)

Ernst Haas, Poppies, New York, 1984 (2008.29.7)

Lisa Larsen, A ready purse, which he reveals as he peels off a bill to buy a poppy from a Veteran’s of Foreign Wars auxiliary member… 116 more words

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In Honor of Our Vets

Veteran’s Day was originally established as Armistice Day, when the Armistice was signed ending WWI. Major hostilities were ended on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918. 128 more words

☆Regarding War☆

“I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.”
☆John Adams☆

“Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.” 13 more words


"Other masters" By: Chuck Baldwin...

“Other masters”By Chuck Baldwin

Just as I predicted in this column last week, the GOP has captured the U.S. Senate, which means they now control both houses of Congress in Washington, D.C. 526 more words

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word: bode


Definition: (verb) To be an omen of. Synonyms: augur, portend, foreshadow, presage, foretell Usage: Her hesitation at his proposal boded trouble in their future. Discuss.