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Corn And Capital: Even The Electoral System In America Defies Democracy

The Presidential primaries offer a friendly reminder every four years that American democracy is a joke.  As corporate media offers free propaganda for the corporate candidate… 1,470 more words

Toast of the Week- February 06, 2016

“Make sure you have a safety school.”

“Think long term.”

“Make sure you have a plan.”

“Everything you want to do is great but reality will set in.” 126 more words


Tazewell County’s Revolutionary War soldiers

By Jared Olar
Library assistant

Later this month, the nation will observe Monday, Feb. 15, the third Monday of the month, as President George Washington’s Birthday. 584 more words

  • “It should be the highest ambition of every American to extend his views beyond himself, and to bear in mind that his conduct will not only affect himself, his country, and his immediate posterity; but that its influence may be co-extensive with the world, and stamp political happiness or misery on ages yet unborn.” ~George Washington, 1789
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Faux-Beat Anti-War Poem by Luther Blissett

I have seen the greatest minds of my generation riding vacuum cleaners in the sky above Syria. George Washington’s wooden occult teeth clitter clatter in the rubble filled streets. 202 more words

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