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Sitting in Darkness

Our case is simple. On the 1st of May, Dewey destroyed the Spanish fleet. This left the Archipelago in the hands of its proper and rightful owners, the Filipino nation. 110 more words

Values In American Life

COCK FIGHT

The scene here is at first glance simple. We seem to have classic cock fight; a pair of bought and paid for, bred for the job chickens circle in the pit. 246 more words

“Every nation gets the government it deserves.”

“Every nation gets the government it deserves.” (Joseph de Maistre, 1811)

At the moment we have an unelected Prime Minister, who wanted to remain in the EU, doing her best to leave. 844 more words

"Tale-bearers are as bad as the tale-makers"*...

On October 20, 1880, just a couple weeks before the U.S. presidential election of that year, the New York newspaper Truth published a letter made up of two short paragraphs signed by James A.

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"And the Queen said to Gavin . . .?

Thank God that They, whoever they were, tried to muzzle the Reverend Gavin Ashenden, forcing him to resign as one of the Queen’s Chaplains.

On the other hand I think it is entirely possible that it happened the other way round. 76 more words

95. A Combination of Factors Sunk Dems.

Whenever a Republican is questioned about a “dirty trick” like Russians influencing the election, they always say something like: well it may have happened but certainly could not have affected the final outcome. 526 more words

Politics

"Fake News"

The topic of “fake news” has been in the media of late. Many Americans may believe that this is a new phenomenon; sadly, it is not. 531 more words

American History