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Constitutional Conventions: What Can 1787 Teach About 2016?

May 28, 2016 by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.

On May 25, 1787 the so-called “federal convention” began in Philadelphia, some two weeks after it was scheduled to start. 1,301 more words

Super Regional Spotlight: Pre-Game Pics

A few shots of fans in Harrisonburg, here HOURS before first pitch from Day 2.

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Super Regional Spotlight: JMU Pitching

Entering the HUGE weekend ahead in Harrisonburg, it’s clear pitching is going to be one of the keys, if not THE biggest key for the Dukes. 381 more words

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The Levels of Losing, DC Sports Edition (Part 3 of 4)

After another playoff disappointment from the Washington Capitals, I’ve started to explore some of the biggest losses in Washington, DC sports since 1992, the year a DC team last won a title in any of the big four professional sports leagues using… 3,350 more words

The Scholarly Stud

Originally published 2 June 1012.

Adventure Whit is off again! This time I’m staying more local and just going away for a three-day weekend with my best friend Valarie to the Greene Mountain Inn in the Shenandoah Valley.  1,166 more words

  • “As there is a degree of depravity in mankind which requires a certain degree of circumspection and distrust: So there are other qualities in human nature, which justify a certain portion of esteem and confidence.” ~James Madison (1788)
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