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I spent almost three hours today chalking out my entire itinerary with Appa and Amma. We booked all my tickets for the next one year, discussed possible study options and career goals, and also talked about the merits and demerits of a study abroad course during my undergraduate degree. 200 more words

Simple Quote Sunday

“Pessimism never won any battle.”
-Dwight D. Eisenhower

Achieving Happiness

a few cool facts about The #White House

It would take a total of 560 gallons of paint to cover the exterior.

There is a dentist office located underneath the White House.

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Cool Things

In What Do We Trust?

On this day in 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law making the statement “In God We Trust” the nation’s official motto. A few years before, he’d added “under God” to the pledge of allegiance. 763 more words

Occasional Essays


A thought for Thursday…

~What did YOU do in school today?


Lost and Found - July 30th Edition

What to remember about July 30th…

  • 1619  The first elected legislative assembly in the New World is held in Jamestown, Virginia
  • 1780  600 Colonials led by Colonel Isaac Shelby capture Ft.
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Quote of the Day

Now I think, speaking roughly, by leadership we mean the art of getting someone else to do something that you want done because he wants to do it.

—Dwight D. Eisenhower