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Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. —George S. Patton

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Matt Drudge and the Patton Effect

Bear with me on this one. It may turn out to be one of the strangest posts I ever made in this forum. I am attempting to draw an analogy as we reflect on the 20th anniversary of the Clinton scandal involving the 23-year-old intern Monica Lewinsky. 461 more words

Jim Langcuster

All Glory is Redeemed...

Today in History, December 21: 1945 –

“For over a thousand years, Roman conquerors returning from the wars enjoyed the honor of a triumph – a tumultuous parade. 165 more words

“It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.”
—George S. Patton.

Thought For Today

SOLD! Marlene Dietrich's World War II Autograph Collection Sells For $5,250 at Swann

Update: Marlene Dietrich’s short snorter sold for $5,250.

What you see: A short snorter–a collection of paper money covered with autographs–compiled by Marlene Dietrich during World War II. 907 more words


November 11 in history

1215 – The Fourth Lateran Council met, defining the doctrine of transubstantiation, the process by which bread and wine are, by that doctrine, said to transform into the body and blood of Christ. 1,074 more words


Tanks Were Used In Battle, For The Very Time, This Day 101-Years Ago By (Of Course) THE British; September 15, 1916.

by Anura Guruge

The British Mark I Tank Battle of the Somme

WW I. Battle of the Somme. I remember reading about this and story behind how tanks were conceived at the start of the 20th century. 147 more words

Anura Guruge