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January 8. 1965: War of the Roses -- and Marigolds

Illinois Republican Senator Everett Dirksen waged a perennial campaign on behalf of a symbol that was, he claimed, as American as the stars and stripes and the American eagle. 348 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Great men of the sixties...and Rush Limbaugh

Could not suck enough image out of the black and white TV in the sixties..how could a twelve year old kid be so obsessed?

People of power actually began and ended with JFK, he of the incredible good looks, enormous sexual appetites, and fabulous sense of humor. 473 more words