A few years back, we attended the wedding of our friends’ daughter, quite an enlightening experience as we were seated at a table with eight communists. 465 more words
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Get ready to say goodbye to Joni Mitchell.
The esteemed singer-songwriter was recently hospitalized after being found unconscious at her Southern California home. She is a survivor of childhood polio, 60 years of smoking, 50 years of fame (she called it “a glamorous misunderstanding”) and Morgellon’s syndrome. 1,002 more words
In 1932, Amelia Earhart became the first woman ever to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She was awarded the National Geographic Society’s gold medal – by President Herbert Hoover – as well as the Distinguished Flying Cross from Congress, for her feat. 314 more words