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It may not be playing in theaters much longer, but the new film “LBJ” is definitely worth seeing. The story is profane in spots, and actor Jeffrey Donovan doesn’t look anything like John F. 245 more words

What Type of President?

There is no doubt that a few people were upset due to Donald Trump’s election as president. Upset grossly under exaggerates the pain many people felt. 1,357 more words

Will a painting by George W. Bush increase or decrease in value?

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From The Hill, 2013 re a W. Christmas ornament for sale:

The former White House resident, 67, told Jay Leno in a Tuesday “Tonight Show” appearance that he takes weekly painting lessons, telling an instructor, “There’s a Rembrandt trapped in this body — your job is to find it.”

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Art History

An Open Letter to Hillary Clinton Presidential Candidate

An Open Letter to Hillary Clinton Presidential Candidate


The Top Gun National Crises Troubleshooter, Retired



The Presidential Election of 2016 is over and a new president has been elected.  360 more words

36 hours in Rapid City, South Dakota

One of the first items I ever put on my bucket list when I was a kid was Mount Rushmore.  Growing up, it was ultimate symbol of our country, even more so than the individual monuments in Washington DC.   634 more words

From the Desk of Hal Elliott Wert: More Political Posters Discovered

The following contribution comes from Hal Elliott Wert, author of George McGovern and the Democratic Insurgents (Nebraska, 2015). Wert is a professor of history at the Kansas City Art Institute.  995 more words

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Panama says Odebrecht paid ex-presidents sons $49 million

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) – Two son’s of former Panamanian president Ricardo Martinelli were paid $49 million by Brazilian engineering company Odebrecht through a network of shell companies, Panama’s prosecutors office said on Thursday.