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Republican Pilgrims and Democratic Turkeys

   Thanksgiving Day has long been remembered as a day when family and friends put differences aside to come together and celebrate with good food and fellowship. 1,053 more words


“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Daily Inspiration

Spring 2015 Registration at RU Is Underway!

Advising and registration are now ongoing (since Nov 1st) for the Spring 2015 semester at Roosevelt. If you’re an RU student, look over the Spring 2015 schedule using this… 147 more words



“It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better.  115 more words

Monday Media Mirth (Texting, Perfecting, and FDR)


I can’t stop watching this.  It has become something of a problem.  It is catchy, clever, and delightful.  The waiting/pants rhyme has become my favorite, replacing “near era/ tip-toeing nearer” from… 209 more words

Ring Around The World

What are famous people and not so famous people doing and thinking on this day. Jazzboafterhours tells all. 662 more words


Manhood, Sports and War

by Will Katerberg

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about masculinity. I’ve been teaching some classes on the relationship between conceptions of manhood and race and American foreign policy in the late 19th and early 20th century. 1,048 more words

Will Katerberg