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Wednesday's Written Word

“There is great value in being alone, and there are two occasions when Americans should demand privacy.  In prayer and fishing.”

~ Herbert Hoover 7 more words

Wednesday's Written Word

The Engineer's High Privilege

Celebrating Engineers Week 2015 with President’s Day just behind us, I thought it might be fitting to ponder the thoughts of President Herbert Hoover, aka  21 more words


February 16, 2015

“Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.”

- Herbert Hoover


President Lincoln: Master of American Prose

February 12, 2015 marks the birthday of President Abraham Lincoln, who is not only one of our greatest Presidents—perhaps the greatest American President—but one of the great leaders in world history. 624 more words

Lost and Found - February 10th Edition

What to remember about February 10th…

  • 1763  Seven Years’ War (aka French and Indian War) ends with France, Britain, and Spain signing Treaty of Paris; French losses will help spur assistance to American colonies when revolution breaks out…
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Sunday Cryptoquote Spoiler - 02/08/15

“Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.”   —   Herbert Hoover

(Even factoring in inflation, Hoover’s national debt was nothing compared to what our young people are looking at.  110 more words


Video: Herbert Hoover addresses the nation about global hunger on May 17, 1946

Herbert Hoover addresses the nation about global hunger on May 17, 1946. See the video on YouTube.

Global Hunger