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Punxsutawney Phil's Weather Prediction

Happy Groundhog’s Day, everyone!! For those who don’t know quirky American folklore, Groundhog’s Day is a lovely little holiday where a “semi-immortal” groundhog in Pennsylvania named Punxsutawny Phil predicts our weather for the first third of our new year! 106 more words

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On Australia day

Outside my building, an Asian boy is playing Because I’m Happy on the violin. He would be seven or eight. His father is standing nearby, seemingly proud, perhaps amused. 212 more words

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g'day mate

Happy Australia Day! 
Good on ya mate.


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Good Question: How Did MLK Day Become A National Holiday?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — People across the country celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday.

It’s been recognized as a national holiday for more than 30 years. 392 more words

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A Man of God... Martin Luther King Jr. The dream lives on!

“They may have killed a king here, but his dream didn’t die here.” -Joshua James

I spent all day re-creating this photo, its one of the very last few ever taken of Dr. 153 more words

Ode to a King: A Dream Deferred

Let us not wallow in the valley of despair, I say to you today, my friends.

And so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream.

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The Wonder of King

It was January 15, 1981 at a massive concert-rally at the National Mall in Washington, D.C, and one king was about to sing happy birthday to another. 790 more words

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