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Who sold arms to Iran?

This video is quite instructive.

President Reagan went on the air in March 1987 to explain why he sold arms to Iran in exchange for money that he would use to seek to topple the Marxist government in Nicaragua. 168 more words

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Argo

Released:  2012

Cast:  Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman

Oscar Wins:  Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay (Chris Terrio), Best Film Editing (William Goldenberg) 886 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Old, But Not Learned

Old age, as common wisdom suggests, represents knowledge and education. After many decades on Earth, we should have learned a thing or two.

Jimmy Carter… 138 more words

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What if the bin Laden mission had failed?

You hear this on occasion from conservative critics of President Obama.

The president “had nothing to do” with the killing of 9/11 terror attack mastermind Osama bin Laden. 365 more words

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Jan-27: Tragedies Ended and Endured

Today is the day three great tragedies ended and one was endured.  Today marks

  • the end of the Siege of Leningrad after 872 and the death of over 1.5 million;
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1980s

Open Letter to Jimmy Carter...Actually Mr. Carter, for the record...

Dear Mr. Carter,

I’ll get right to the point.  As you spew your disgusting commentary and once again show your anti-Semitic ways by saying that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is one of the origins of Islamist violence, let me remind you of what is actually one of the main origins of modern-day Islamist violence.   312 more words