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Sunday Quotes - Luck

True luck consists not in holding the best of the cards at the table; luckiest is he who knows just when to rise and go home. 75 more words

Dealing with a government with whom mendacity is a science is an extremely difficult and delicate matter.

– John Hay


Ten Terms Apart

A six year-old boy and his small brother looked out from an open window of their grandparents’ home onto a somber scene: lamp posts and citizens dressed in black, as a hearse leading a long funeral procession passed by.  620 more words

Theodore Roosevelt

On the 150th Anniversary of Lincoln’s Assassination

How Lincoln’s Image Came to Be

If there’s a political reality familiar to us all, it has to be the spin. In our multimedia world, it assaults you nearly every minute of each day. 1,264 more words


The Lincoln Legacy

The third finger of the left hand is the usual and customary location for a wedding ring, but on March 4, 1905 the large gold ornament on Theodore Roosevelt’s left ring finger announced his union with the Great Emancipator. 149 more words


What ensures circulation in the lymphatic system?

Does lymph just move as we move around? Yes, it does seem to do so somewhat.

A pioneer in this relatively obscure field of immunology is the Polish researcher, Waldemar L. 994 more words

Alan Young

The President Will See You Now: Crossing the Desk of President Lincoln

The magnitude of the Civil War usually takes the spotlight when remembering Abraham Lincoln’s legacy. It is easy to forget the direct impact he made on hundreds of individual lives, especially during a time of such national calamity and change. 811 more words