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Gathering of Secretaries of State

You wouldn’t think of Maine as a place that offered much opportunity to write about national issues, but that wasn’t always the case. Take this story, for example, about a gathering of six former U.S. 629 more words

As of now, I am in control here in the White House. – Alexander Haig http://ift.tt/1RrtRMe

Alexander Haig

BJU & Dormsbury 1981-82

Hard to believe that this summer, these pencil and Flair pen doodles on notebook paper will turn 35 years old.  Seems like they should be married and have kids — at least get a job and stop living with me — but, no… 385 more words

Humor

December 2 in history

1409 – The University of Leipzig opened.

1755 – The second Eddystone Lighthouse was destroyed by fire.

1763 – Dedication of the Touro Synagogue, in Newport, Rhode Island, the first synagogue in the United States. 734 more words

History

My articles No.1 - The political decisions that led to the 1982 Falklands War between the UK and Argentina

Prior to the spring of 1982 few of us in Britain could have said with any certainty where in the world the Falkland Islands were. Why should we when the islands were little more than a barren group of rocks barely a few hundred miles north of the Antarctic. 3,925 more words

Politics Uk