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Welcome to S'lano now start paddling

Weather certainly is, ah, robust here, isn’t it?” a bewildered visitor to Solano County remarked to me following the region’s most recent spate of torrential rains. 521 more words

S'lano County

Tell the truth

The President is merely the most important among a large number of public servants. He should be supported or opposed exactly to the degree which is warranted by his good conduct or bad conduct, his efficiency or inefficiency in rendering loyal, able, and disinterested service to the Nation as a whole. 130 more words

Commentary

Be An American Citizen

Free speech, exercised both individually and through a free press, is a necessity in any country where the people are themselves free. Our Govern-ment is the servan[t] of the people…The President is merely the most im-portant among a large number of public servants.

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Primary Sources

‘A Great and Permanent Amusement’

21 January 2017

Tim Koch writes:

Yesterday, 20 January 2017, was the inauguration of ‘the one selected as commander’ as the 45th President of the United States. 683 more words

Profiles in History: Billy Possum, the Rival of the Teddy Bear

Teddy bears are immensely popular around the world, and most people know that their origin story occurred when President Teddy Roosevelt refused to kill a bear cub… 641 more words

Politics

Republic Of Spin

Republic Of Spin –
An Inside Story Of the American Presidency
By David Greenberg
W.W. Norton & Company – £27.99

Liberalism will become an enclave conviction of a shrinking minority unless those who call themselves liberal reconnect their faith in tolerance, equality, opportunity for all with the more difficult faith in the dirty, loud-mouthed, false, lying business of politics itself. 712 more words

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