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The Archive Adventure! Or, How do you Know this Stuff? Part One.

I know that other writers, especially academic writers, understand how much goes into, well, writing. Of course they understand just what research entails, and just how important of a process it is. 1,348 more words

Introduction

GOP matches Truman-era high with 246 House seats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans will hold at least 246 seats in the House come January, matching the post-World War II high of the Truman administration. 104 more words

News

GOP matches Truman-era high with 246 House seats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans will hold at least 246 seats in the House come January, matching the post-World War II high of the Truman administration. 104 more words

Politics

The Truman Show

Tattoos ,running great distances, and dogs ….clearly Catra Corbett was always going to be top of my list of top ultra runners!Completing over 100 …yes 100 ,100 mile races..Her profile is as colourful as her clothing and she brings a breath of fresh air to the universe!. 210 more words

Running

7 Failed Predictions from History

November 25, 2014

By Evan Andrews

“Prediction is very difficult,” the physicist Niels Bohr supposedly once quipped, “especially about the future.” Prophecy is no doubt a tricky business, but that hasn’t stopped many prominent historical figures from trying—and often failing—to paint a picture of the world to come. 1,224 more words

History

Give Them Hell Harry....

Independence, MO – Truman Library

Harry Truman was a people’s people president. He didn’t come from aristocratic lineage as so many of his predecessors did.  Some say he as not a very effective president and didn’t really think of himself as presidential material. 21 more words

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