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Raw Story
How will we get out of this mess?The challenge would argue that the method of winner-take-all is at odds with th
Raw Story / Posted 11 minutes ago
The challenge would argue that the method of winner-take-all is at odds with the “original intent” of such Founders as Alexander Hamilton. Conservative justices who subscribe to “originalism” would be put on the spot and they would have to do... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Constitutional Podcast Episode 01: Framedit became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't r
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
it became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't really cutting it. So James Madison and Alexander Hamilton and a handful of others start scheming. They think: We really need to start from scratch and map out a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Constitutional Podcast Episode 01: Framedit became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't r
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
it became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't really cutting it. So James Madison and Alexander Hamilton and a handful of others start scheming. They think: We really need to start from scratch and map out a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Constitutional Podcast Episode 01: Framedit became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't r
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 hours ago
it became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't really cutting it. So James Madison and Alexander Hamilton and a handful of others start scheming. They think: We really need to start from scratch and map out a... Read more
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The News-Times
Constitutional Podcast Episode 01: Framedit became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't r
The News-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
it became clearer and clearer that the Articles of Confederation just weren't really cutting it. So James Madison and Alexander Hamilton and a handful of others start scheming. They think: We really need to start from scratch and map out a... Read more
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Philly.com
No, Donald Trump, you can't pardon yourselflike George Mason of Virginia, questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. T
Philly.com / Posted 2 hours ago
like George Mason of Virginia, questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. The more pro-executive participants, like Alexander Hamilton and James Wilson, managed to get it in, albeit without much debate. The idea was that pardons served mercy... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Forget self-pardonslike George Mason of Virginia questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. Th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
like George Mason of Virginia questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. The more pro-executive participants, like Alexander Hamilton and James Wilson, managed to get it in, albeit without much debate. The idea was that pardons served mercy... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
Credit Hamilton for seeing our country’s futurenews”). However, there is an excerpt from this book that I think everyone shou
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 15 hours ago
news”). However, there is an excerpt from this book that I think everyone should see and reflect upon. It was said by Alexander Hamilton after he was accused by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison of wanting to destroy our fragile republic.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Sean Spicer out in White House shakeupTrump/Jared Kushner orbit of the White House galaxy. Scaramucci has spoken fond
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Trump/Jared Kushner orbit of the White House galaxy. Scaramucci has spoken fondly of Kushner before — even comparing him to Alexander Hamilton — and earned the backing of both Ivanka and Kushner, according to The New York Times. But Scaramucci... Read more
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Boston Herald
So long to Spicey In White House shakeupTrump/Jared Kushner orbit of the White House galaxy. Scaramucci has spoken fond
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Trump/Jared Kushner orbit of the White House galaxy. Scaramucci has spoken fondly of Kushner before — even comparing him to Alexander Hamilton — and earned the backing of both Ivanka and Kushner, according to The New York Times. But Scaramucci... Read more
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The Morning Call
Noah Feldman: Self-pardoning is not a realistic possibilitylike George Mason of Virginia, questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. T
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
like George Mason of Virginia, questioned the whole idea of the pardon power. The more pro-executive participants, like Alexander Hamilton and James Wilson, managed to get it in, albeit without much debate. The idea was that pardons served mercy... Read more
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Black Press USA
I Worked on Indiana’s ESSA Plan. This Is What I Learned.Guest Columnist) Back in May, I traveled to Chicago and saw “Hamilton: An Amer
Black Press USA / Posted 2 days ago
Guest Columnist) Back in May, I traveled to Chicago and saw “Hamilton: An American Musical” about founding father Alexander Hamilton. During Act II, Hamilton’s adversary Aaron Burr was upset, because he was excluded from “the room where it... Read more
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Salon.com
Can Donald Trump actually pardon himself?criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. “For any reason at al
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. “For any reason at all” The pardoning power, as Founding Father Alexander Hamilton explained, is very broad, applying even to cases of treason against the United States. As Hamilton put it,... Read more
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Raw Story
Can Trump use the presidential pardon to thwart the Russia investigations?criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. ‘For any reason at al
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. ‘For any reason at all’ The pardoning power, as Founding Father Alexander Hamilton explained, is very broad, applying even to cases of treason against the United States. As Hamilton put it,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Can Trump use the presidential pardon to thwart the Russia investigations?criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. ‘For any reason at al
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. ‘For any reason at all’ The pardoning power, as Founding Father Alexander Hamilton explained, is very broad, applying even to cases of treason against the United States. As Hamilton put it,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Oscar Lopez Rivera will see 'Hamilton' in August — with Miranda starring?the Chicago public radio station WBEZ on Tuesday night that he expects to be in
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the Chicago public radio station WBEZ on Tuesday night that he expects to be in the audience at the Chicago production of "Hamilton" in late August, watching the author play the title role. Rivera's statement, made after an interview on the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stockman Warns Of The Imperial City's Fiscal WaterlooThat’s why they agreed to Madison’s contraption of redundant checks and balance
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
That’s why they agreed to Madison’s contraption of redundant checks and balances. Aside from ruthlessly ambitious Alexander Hamilton, the founders wanted a national government that was hobbled by levels of hurdles and vetoes. They wanted a... Read more
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FOX News
The humiliation of Jeff Sessionsdanger oblige the government to be always prepared to repel it; its armies must
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
danger oblige the government to be always prepared to repel it; its armies must be numerous enough for instant defense.” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 8 TIME OUT: TIMELESS New Yorker: “George Strait has discovered that when he isn’t... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Can Trump use the presidential pardon to thwart the Russia investigations?power to pardon, to halt criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
power to pardon, to halt criminal prosecutions, sometimes even before they begin. The pardoning power, as Founding Father Alexander Hamilton explained, is very broad, applying even to cases of treason against the United States. As Hamilton put it,... Read more
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FOX News
Trump tries his hand at selling insuranceof impunity is a strong incitement to sedition; the dread of punishment, a prop
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
of impunity is a strong incitement to sedition; the dread of punishment, a proportionably strong discouragement to it.” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 27 TIME OUT: THE KEY TO DECIPHERING History: “On this day in 1799, during Napoleon... Read more
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Philly.com
Mango obsession: How to eat them for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessertenthusiastic crowds. Nevis — a tiny, 36-square-mile volcanic island in the Eas
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
enthusiastic crowds. Nevis — a tiny, 36-square-mile volcanic island in the Eastern Caribbean known as the birthplace of Alexander Hamilton — is home to 12,000 people and about 44 varieties of mango. The locals and tourists who flock to the... Read more
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FOX News
Least surprising failure everimports, beyond comparison, further than would be practicable to the States sep
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
imports, beyond comparison, further than would be practicable to the States separately, or to any partial confederacies.” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 12 TIME OUT: ENOUGH TO FILL THE ALBERT HALL? NatGeo: “Trypophobia might be one of the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
How this local artist is transforming Hamilton, one mural at a timeCincinnati Legends series sponsored by ArtWorks, a Cincinnati public arts organ
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
Cincinnati Legends series sponsored by ArtWorks, a Cincinnati public arts organization. In 2016, she designed and painted Alexander Hamilton next to True West Coffee at Main and D streets on Hamilton’s west side. Alexander celebrates the city’s... Read more
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Mashable
'Game of Thrones' and 'Hamilton' fans will fall in love with this glorious mashupsense to combine the popularity of these entertainment phenomenons into one. T
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
sense to combine the popularity of these entertainment phenomenons into one. This music video mashup is based on the song "Alexander Hamilton" from the musical with the same name, except it focuses on the plot lines of Game of Thrones fan favorites... Read more
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Slate
The New York Times Published the Flimsiest Defense of Trump’s Apparent Emoluments Violations Yetdocumentary evidence for this emoluments argument is a manuscript version of a
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
documentary evidence for this emoluments argument is a manuscript version of a 1792 document by Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton. That document omitted President George Washington from a list of “Persons Holding Civil Offices or... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Meeting with a Russian is not a crimeBurr conspirators. In the Burr case, President Thomas Jefferson ordered his for
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Burr conspirators. In the Burr case, President Thomas Jefferson ordered his former vice president (who had earlier killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel) tried for attempting to raise a rebellion in the new Louisiana Purchase. Chief Justice John... Read more
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Philly.com
Donald Jr.'s meeting dumb but, so far, not criminal - and nowhere near treasonBurr conspirators. In the Burr case, President Thomas Jefferson ordered his for
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Burr conspirators. In the Burr case, President Thomas Jefferson ordered his former vice president (who had earlier killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel) tried for attempting to raise a rebellion in the new Louisiana Purchase. Chief Justice John... Read more
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FOX News
Oh really, Bubba?be marched into another, to resist a common enemy, or to guard the republic aga
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
be marched into another, to resist a common enemy, or to guard the republic against the violence of faction or sedition.” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 29 TIME OUT: MORE THAN SURVIVAL Cancer robbed author David Wong Louie of the ability to... Read more
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Billboard
Why Steve Jobs' Life Makes for a Perfect Modern OperaIf a hip-hop musical about Alexander Hamilton can become a phenomenon, why can’
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
If a hip-hop musical about Alexander Hamilton can become a phenomenon, why can’t an opera about Apple? With The(R)evolution of Steve Jobs, premiering July 22 at the Santa Fe Opera Festival in New Mexico, San Francisco-based composer DJ Mason Bates... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Best trash talkers, McGregor-Mayweather, MLB all-star break questions, the week's Rushmores, hate mailthe very good or Alexander the better than average. Dude was pretty clearly gre
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
the very good or Alexander the better than average. Dude was pretty clearly great. Alexander Graham Bell makes it. Alexander Hamilton and Jason Alexander (George Costanza) edges Lamar Alexander. Sorry Senator. Rushmore of dues who pull off... Read more
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New York Magazine
If Republicans Love Their Country, When Will They Show It?relates instead to the president’s high fiduciary duty to the American people a
New York Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
relates instead to the president’s high fiduciary duty to the American people and allegiance to our system of government. Alexander Hamilton put it best in Federalist No. 65. Impeachable offenses are those “Which proceed from the misconduct of... Read more
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CNBC
Constitution, not the courts, hold the keys to Trump's futurerelates instead to the president's high fiduciary duty to the American people a
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
relates instead to the president's high fiduciary duty to the American people and allegiance to our system of government. Alexander Hamilton put it best in Federalist No. 65. Impeachable offenses are those Which proceed from the misconduct of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ken Burns' 10 favourite secret New York hangoutsthe tavern was the site of George Washington’s celebrated farewell to his troop
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
the tavern was the site of George Washington’s celebrated farewell to his troops. And a week before their historic duel, Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr both attended a meeting here. Today, the ground-floor tavern still hosts customers, with a... Read more
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Newton Daily News
America needs service workers — and they need health careThat’s the story of Alexander Hamilton that has swept Broadway: how a “bastard
Newton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
That’s the story of Alexander Hamilton that has swept Broadway: how a “bastard orphan” can become “a hero and a scholar.” According to the lyrics he did it by working harder, being smarter, and being a self-starter. If that’s all you need to do to... Read more
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The Hill
Defending the First Amendment is not a 'special interest'Sense, the sword of Washington would have been raised in vain,’” John Adams dec
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
Sense, the sword of Washington would have been raised in vain,’” John Adams declared. Under the pseudonym “Publius,” Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay eloquently pleaded the case for ratification of the Constitution. John Adams,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hamilton praises one of its titans of transportationproclamation praised Blount for many accomplishments, including the South Hamil
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
proclamation praised Blount for many accomplishments, including the South Hamilton Crossing itself; his advocacy for an Alexander Hamilton statue along High Street; the low-level dam south of the downtown; most of the city’s historical markers;... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton praises one of its titans of transportationproclamation praised Blount for many accomplishments, including the South Hamil
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
proclamation praised Blount for many accomplishments, including the South Hamilton Crossing itself; his advocacy for an Alexander Hamilton statue along High Street; the low-level dam south of the downtown; most of the city’s historical markers;... Read more
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The Washington Times
Fake news particularly dangerous to young consumersdeclaimed.” President Washington, so reserved, so dignified and so magisterial
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
declaimed.” President Washington, so reserved, so dignified and so magisterial, was accused of “debauching” the country. Alexander Hamilton, in a leaked letter, described Adams as “petty, mean, egotistical, erratic, eccentric, jealous-natured,... Read more
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The Hill
Trump Jr. and 'treason': Experts advise caution with loaded termNational Review Online, argued that by defining treason in the Constitution, it
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
National Review Online, argued that by defining treason in the Constitution, its framers – notably James Madison and Alexander Hamilton – had hoped to create a bulwark against government overreach. In Federalist No. 43, McLaughlin wrote on... Read more
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The Hill
Congress must rid itself of political 'pork' to preserve its integrityis that Article I of the Constitution gives Congress the power to spend. That i
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
is that Article I of the Constitution gives Congress the power to spend. That is undeniable. But James Madison and Alexander Hamilton, who had vastly different views of federal authority, agreed that this power is limited, and federal money... Read more
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FOX News
Family business bites TrumpsRULEBOOK: KEEP THE PEACE“An insurrection, whatever may be its immediate cause,
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
RULEBOOK: KEEP THE PEACE“An insurrection, whatever may be its immediate cause, eventually endangers all government.” – Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 28 TIME OUT: MOTORIN’ New Yorker: “Last Friday, Tesla’s Model 3, the upstart automaker’s... Read more
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CNBC
Insana: Nominating ex-commodity trader Cohn to lead Fed like letting 'gambling addict run a casino'principals and a fundamental economic philosophy that made him one of the best
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
principals and a fundamental economic philosophy that made him one of the best Treasury secretaries the U.S. has had since Alexander Hamilton. Rubin could also have served as Fed head, but, to my knowledge, he never wanted the job. Cohn, on the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
SEC Media Daze — again, Ready for Saban, Baseball awards, Rushmore of AlexanderThoreau would have been 200 today. Milton Berle would have been 109. Bill Cosb
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Thoreau would have been 200 today. Milton Berle would have been 109. Bill Cosby is 80 today. Brock Lesnar is 40 today. Alexander Hamilton died on this day in 1804 after being shot by Aaron Burr in a duel. Also, Alexander Cartwright, the man... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
This Day in History: Babe Ruth Debuts; Burr Shoots Hamiltonwith landmark moments ranging from sports to literature to politics, even free
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 days ago
with landmark moments ranging from sports to literature to politics, even free slurpees! Vice President Burr shoots Alexander Hamilton (1804) Over 200 years ago, on July 11, 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr, who served beside Thomas... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Diversity isn't a plot point in 'Spider-Man: Homecoming.' It's just normal for millennial New Yorkers like Peter Parkermusical “Hamilton” for paving the way for new perspectives on casting by select
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
musical “Hamilton” for paving the way for new perspectives on casting by selecting performers of color to play Alexander Hamilton, George Washington and other — Caucasian — founding fathers. “I do think it opened the door … [both] the... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for July 11, the 192nd day of 2017stars are Jupiter, Mercury and Saturn. ADVERTISEMENT In 1804, U.S. Vice Presid
Reality TV World / Posted 13 days ago
stars are Jupiter, Mercury and Saturn. ADVERTISEMENT In 1804, U.S. Vice President Aaron Burr killed longtime political foe Alexander Hamilton, the first treasury secretary, in a duel at Weehawken, N.J. In 1847, songwriter Stephen Foster's first... Read more
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Raw Story
Dangerous flaws in the structure of our government could lead to our undoingAmerican system failed us — miserably. The Founders intended the Electoral Col
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
American system failed us — miserably. The Founders intended the Electoral College to work as a force for enlightenment. Alexander Hamilton, in The Federalist # 68, wrote that the task of selecting a distinguished person to serve as president... Read more
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The Hill
The ironic state of freedom without democracythat every other great American enjoys. A people who have made great contributi
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
that every other great American enjoys. A people who have made great contributions to this country — including Alexander Hamilton, Denmark Vessey, and Tim Duncan — still do not have equal citizenship. Democracy is not... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 11, 2017act that also created the U.S. Marine Band. In 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
act that also created the U.S. Marine Band. In 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr mortally wounded former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton during a pistol duel in Weehawken, N.J. (Hamilton died the next day.) In 1922, the Hollywood Bowl... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
This date in history, July 11, 2017act that also created the U.S. Marine Band. In 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
act that also created the U.S. Marine Band. In 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr mortally wounded former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton during a pistol duel in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Hamilton died the next day.) In 1922, the Hollywood Bowl... Read more
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