In the movie 1776 John Dickinson is portrayed as refusing to sign the Declaration of Independence and then honorably resigning from the Continental Congress to join the army in what he considers to be a futile fight for independence. 162 more words
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President Barack Obama’s shameless fundraising tours in the midst of a world in chaos have brought immediate comparisons to Ronald Reagan. Led by his erstwhile advisers, such as Michael Deaver, who understood imagery, Reagan would have been back in the Oval Office, looking presidential and sounding like the statesman he was. 855 more words
Thomas Jefferson was always a slender man. He ate sparingly – but what he ate was always magnificently prepared from the finest ingredients available.
Thomas Jefferson was unquestionably born with a brilliant and curious mind. 1,052 more words