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ON THIS DAY: December 17, 2016

December 17th is

Maple Syrup Day

Wright Brothers Day *

Wreaths Across America Day *

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History

Nixon Part One

This article appeared in Ceylon Today on Thursday December 8 2016. Unfortunately, the final paragraphs were missing.

So much is being written about the election of Donald Trump that I have decided not to add to the verbiage at this point. 1,348 more words

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When you live by deceit, you die by deceit

By Tom Quiner

Hillary Clinton doesn’t have the temperament to be president.

She has a compulsion to lie in all matters, sometimes when a lie isn’t even necessary. 404 more words

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Read -- 2016/09/18

Today’s selection of articles:

  1. The triumph of simplicity“, by Sarah Fallon (Wired).
  2. How to learn about sex in Italy“, by Silvia Marchetti (OZY).
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On June 13, 2016, Michael Arnovitz of the Policy bog, posted the article, “Thinking About Hillary — A Plea for Reason.” This is a lengthy discourse to bolster his belief that misogyny is the primary  reason, why Mrs. 2,522 more words

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If my hypothesis is correct that the republican mantra by Donald Trump’s followers that Hillary Clinton is a liar who should be locked up is based unfairly by a 20 year republican led campaign to successfully characterize her as dishonest, how do I prove this? 1,091 more words

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