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Wild, paint stallion in the badlands of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, ND.

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Who's running this country anyhow?

Carmen Segarra, a bank examiner assigned by the Federal Reserve System to Goldman Sachs, was fired after refusing to withdraw a report criticizing Goldman.

She made tape recordings showing how subservient the other Fed examiners were to a company they were supposed to regulate. 152 more words

Wall Street

Treading the Bard’s Floorboards - An Afternoon at Shakespeare’s Birthplace in Stratford

“A quibble is to Shakespeare what luminous vapours are to the traveller: he follows it at all adventures; it is sure to lead him out of his way and sure to engulf him in the mire.”

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Alaska – In Search of the Elusive Arctic Grayling

I’ll be the first to admit, I’m not a hunter, but I’m not against hunting. I like to fish, but my version of fishing is to hang bait on a hook and let it marinate in the water for endless periods of time. 907 more words

Haters Gon' Hate

“It is not the critic who counts; not the woman who points out how the strong woman stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better.

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Can't Let Go Of It

WEEK 37: Teddy Roosevelt's "Trust Busting" and Today's Election Laws: A Comparison

Just over a century ago, trusts were the big economic news of the day.  They have become described as unscrupulous business practices with the purpose of controlling certain aspects of the country’s economic workings.  937 more words

Thoughts On Stuff

Young Teddy Roosevelt portrait and Tim's Turtle: New Art

Although I usually draw with my right hand, this portrait sketch of the young Theodore Roosevelt was drawn with my left, and is much freer and (I would hope) truer to life than the right-handed portrait I had drawn earlier. 100 more words

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