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Remember This! Also: How To

Whenever I get asked about what future trends I see I first suppress that sense of indignation whoever it was took so long to ask. I’ve had my answer ready for ages and was getting worried nobody was ever going to ask. 780 more words

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Top 10 Presidential Docudramas

#10 – Kennedy, Starring Martin Sheen

Based on Sorensen’s book of the same name. Sheen – yes, he was Kennedy before he was Jeb Barlett – does a good job as does the supporting cast, particularly Blair Brown as Jacqueline. 913 more words

The Myth of Exceptionalism

The myth that is bankrupting our nation is this notion of “American Exceptionalism.” Both conservatives and liberals use this myth to forward their political agendas with reckless indifference to the consequences. 689 more words

The Contract On The Government

Friendship

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. True friendship is a plant of slow grow, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.   51 more words

Quotes

Surprisingly Badass Facts About the Mule for Mule Day

According to an official act of Congress from 1985, October 26th is “Mule Appreciation Day.”So why is there a day on our calenders dedicated to the offspring of a horse and a donkey? 951 more words

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Mermaids, George Washington & Queen Marie Antoinette

From the second chapter (SHIFT) in BEYOND THE RABBIT EARS:

    I’m a Discovery and History Channel junky. I’ve been watching for years, and have observed how the content has gradually shifted.

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