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Black Butte Porter

Beer: Black Butte Porter

Brewery: Deschutes

Beer Style: Porter

Abv: 5.2%

Serving Methodology: 12 oz bottle poured into pint glass

Country of Origin: United States of America… 193 more words

Brandon C. Hovey

Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, and the GOP Pledge

Pledge:  a solemn promise or undertaking.

Oath:  a solemn promise, often invoking a divine witness, regarding one’s future action or behavior.

Definitions presented above are to curtail arguments based upon semantics. 2,738 more words

Thoughts On Life And Society

"Ghosts Of History": Why America Recoils From Donald Trump

The revulsion evoked by Donald Trump as he accepted the Republican presidential nomination in Cleveland goes far beyond his speech, which was memorable only for its angry mood, not its vapid content.  711 more words


The Battle of Brooklyn & Ben Tallmadge

As my father and I did family research for our historical fiction tale Submarines, Secrets and a Daring Rescue, we discovered that our ancestor Berty Clark fought in the Battle of Brooklyn. 1,568 more words

American Revolution

The Forgotten Ride of the "Female" Paul Revere

Most Americans have heard the tale of Paul Revere and his famous Midnight Ride shouting “The British are Coming!” But I’ll wager you’ve never heard of the equally heroic “female Paul Revere,” named Sibbell Ludington. 1,264 more words

Forgotten History

A Hobbit Named George Washington

On an estate in Northern Virginia, there lived a hobbit.

He lived in the countryside and liked to keep to himself.  He was slow to make speeches or draw attention.   1,002 more words

George Washington investigating basketball coach Lonergan

WASHINGTON (AP) — George Washington University says it is bringing in outside counsel as part of an investigation into allegations against men’s basketball coach Mike Lonergan. 94 more words

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