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Quotes Suitable for Framing: William Manchester

He was a thundering paradox of a man, noble and ignoble, inspiring and outrageous, arrogant and shy, the best of men and the worst of men, the most protean, most ridiculous, and most sublime. 178 more words

Aldo Leoplold High School visits Fort Selden!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Today Aldo Leopold High School from Silver City, NM made their yearly trip to visit us here at Fort Selden.  The students seemed to enjoy their visit and learn a little bit about how life was here at the fort.  32 more words

Fort Selden

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Worry, doubt, fear and despair are the enemies which slowly bring us down to the ground and turn us to dust before we die. ~Attributed to Douglas MacArthur

Rare Historical Photos Pt. 2 [19 Pics]

2012   http://iliketowastemytime.com/2012/10/02/rare-historical-photos-pt-2-19-pics

Our first post highlighting rare photos was quite successful (1,300 views). Now you can travel back in time again with our second installment of interesting historical photos. 348 more words

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Degree not a requirement for White House

The mini-hubbub over Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s academic credentials is rather funny.

Some Democrats are snickering at Gov. Walker’s lack of a college degree, suggesting that he’s somehow not qualified to be elected president of the United States — an office he’s considering seeking next year. 250 more words

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Simple Quote Sunday

“Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope, as old as your despair.”
-Douglas MacArthur

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