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ON THIS DAY: August 4, 2017

August 4th is

Chocolate Chip Day

Hooray for Kids Day

U.S. Coast Guard Day *

White Wine Day

International Beer Day

Single Working Women’s Day * 1,122 more words

History

Quote of the day

Everyone with a cell phone thinks they’re a photographer. Everyone with a laptop thinks they’re a journalist. But they have no training, and they have no idea of what we keep to in terms of standards, as in what’s far out and what’s reality. 16 more words

Quotes

Lying about Israel: Saree Makdisi

Today we’re continuing our look at Saree Makdisi, a nephew of slimy academic fake Edward Said and a vicious UCLA anti-Semite in his own right. Yesterday we glanced at a… 535 more words

Academia

Chip off the old block: Saree Makdisi

This week we’ve been hopping from one West Coast college campus to another, taking brief meetings with some of the Golden State’s more unsavory academic anti-Semites. 630 more words

Academia

Body-slammed at Harry Truman's

One of the things I like about Facebook is the almost magical ability to re-connect with old friends and make new acquaintances online. This happened the other day when I saw a post on a group site by a lady named Maryann. 1,454 more words

Helen Marie Thomas, 94, of Decatur NE

Helen Marie (nee Müller) Thomas, 94, died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at her home at Brighton Gardens in Omaha, NE. A memorial service will be held in Decatur, NE, at a date to be announced. 477 more words

Obituaries