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Raw Story
Jon Stewart surprises Dave Chappelle audience with hilarious Nazi rant about ‘F*ckface Von Clownstick’ Trumptweet at him 4 years ago was a “white supremacist trope.” pic.twitter.com/DxMrO
Raw Story / Posted 59 minutes ago
tweet at him 4 years ago was a “white supremacist trope.” pic.twitter.com/DxMrOxPsCT Stewart on Obama becoming POTUS: “It would be like in World War 2, if Franklin Roosevelt lost a presidential election to Gaydolf Shitler.” pic.twitter.com/1oG0UYi... Read more
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ABC News
What to know about presidential retreat Camp Davidinstallation. WPA built the recreational area between 1936-1939 and federal em
ABC News / Posted 20 hours ago
installation. WPA built the recreational area between 1936-1939 and federal employees used it for family camps. President Franklin Roosevelt first visited the camp in April 1942, after which it was chosen as the country location for presidential... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan has long been fertile ground for the far rightin the mid-1930s when he began to praise fascist leaders like Benito Mussolini
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
in the mid-1930s when he began to praise fascist leaders like Benito Mussolini and Adolph Hitler, and attack President Franklin Roosevelt. Coughlin created the National Union for Social Justice (NUSJ) in 1934 and a companion publication,... Read more
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The Davison Index
Letters to the editor | August 17, 2017II came to an end. The war that claimed the lives of around fifty million souls
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
II came to an end. The war that claimed the lives of around fifty million souls was over. We were victorious as President Franklin Roosevelt had predicted when he asked for a declaration of war against Japan on December 8, 1941, “The American... Read more
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The Davison Index
Viewpoint | August 17, 2017II came to an end. The war that claimed the lives of around fifty million souls
The Davison Index / Posted yesterday
II came to an end. The war that claimed the lives of around fifty million souls was over. We were victorious as President Franklin Roosevelt had predicted when he asked for a declaration of war against Japan on December 8, 1941, “The American... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Before "Fake News," America Invented "Pseudo Events"and opinions designed to shape opinions about an event. On of the first politi
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
and opinions designed to shape opinions about an event. On of the first politicians to master these methods was Franklin Roosevelt. Boorstin writes: In recent years our successful politicians have been those most adept at using the... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Koreans in Egypt celebrate Liberation Dayat the Mena House Hotel in Giza just outside Cairo, where the Great Pyramid is
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 2 days ago
at the Mena House Hotel in Giza just outside Cairo, where the Great Pyramid is located. In 1943, U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Chinese President Chiang Kai-shek met at the hotel, issuing... Read more
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Variety
Oliver Stone Slams Media’s ‘Extremist,’ ‘Anti-Russian Fervor’was regarded as anything less than a villain after that. And it continued throu
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
was regarded as anything less than a villain after that. And it continued through my whole youth. … Interestingly enough, Franklin Roosevelt was the only American president next to Kennedy who really recognized the Russian contribution to World... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Timeline: Mariijuana laws in the United Statesbecomes first state to ban cannabis. 1930: Federal Bureau of Narcotics is foun
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
becomes first state to ban cannabis. 1930: Federal Bureau of Narcotics is founded. August 2, 1937: President Franklin Roosevelt signs federal legislation that banned cannabis use, production and sales; including for industrial... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
9/11 Pentagon attack will be course topicOfficer Magazine. When Germany invaded France in 1940, Secretary of War Henry S
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Officer Magazine. When Germany invaded France in 1940, Secretary of War Henry Simpson pushed for more space and President Franklin Roosevelt concurred. The 67-acre Arlington Farms with its site shaped like “a lopsided pentagon” was... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Do we need a TVA for rural internet users?of rural Americans had electricity in their homes and on their farms, making li
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
of rural Americans had electricity in their homes and on their farms, making life needlessly difficult. In response, Franklin Roosevelt created the Rural Electrification Administration in 1935. Through it, federal loans were offered to rural... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KECI Missoula
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
A President of many words stays strangely silent on white supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
A President of Many Words Stays Strangely Silent on White Supremacistssuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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News 8000
Why Trump's words -- and omissions -- mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Why Trump’s words — and omissions — mattersuch cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes preside
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
such cases, presidential rhetoric can be a weapon or a salve. Sometimes presidents have summoned national resolve, like Franklin Roosevelt after Pearl Harbor or George W. Bush after the horror of September 11, 2001. At other times, presidents... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Preppers' lay in supplies to be ready -- just in caseHal Marchand from Western Illinois University traces the roots of modern preppi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Hal Marchand from Western Illinois University traces the roots of modern prepping to 1941 when then-President Franklin Roosevelt established the Office of Civilian Defense, organizing air-raid procedures and blackout drills. The... Read more
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The New Yorker
Is There Any Point to Protesting?with the sorts of people we now call élites. The Montgomery N.A.A.C.P. worked w
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
with the sorts of people we now call élites. The Montgomery N.A.A.C.P. worked with Clifford Durr, a patrician lawyer whom Franklin Roosevelt had appointed to the F.C.C., and whose brother-in-law Hugo Black was a Supreme Court Justice when Browder... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Redlands airport flying high after 70 yearsis the association’s second year recognizing the aviation holiday, which receiv
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 4 days ago
is the association’s second year recognizing the aviation holiday, which received its proclamation in 1939 by President Franklin Roosevelt. The holiday coincides with the birthday of Orville Wright, pilot of the Wright Flyer. At the... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's six special Senate elections: Where political careers get made and wreckedthe incumbent was appointed to higher office. In that case, Hugo Black was appo
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
the incumbent was appointed to higher office. In that case, Hugo Black was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court by President Franklin Roosevelt in August 1937. This year's vacancy also comes via a presidential appointment: In February, Donald Trump... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Preppers' lay in supplies to be ready -- just in caseHal Marchand from Western Illinois University traces the roots of modern preppi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Hal Marchand from Western Illinois University traces the roots of modern prepping to 1941 when then-President Franklin Roosevelt established the Office of Civilian Defense, organizing air-raid procedures and blackout drills. The... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Bunch: They tried to warn us for 72 years; we didn’t listentried to warn us a time like this would come. The world-renowned scientist Alb
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
tried to warn us a time like this would come. The world-renowned scientist Albert Einstein – his 1939 letter to President Franklin Roosevelt played a critical role leading to the atomic bombs that devastated Hiroshima and Nagasaki – tried to warn... Read more
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News.com.au
Number plates banned as they’re 2rudeGauthier is one of a few dozen collectors who’ve acquired every presidential in
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Gauthier is one of a few dozen collectors who’ve acquired every presidential inaugural license plate dating back to Franklin Roosevelt. But President-elect Trump's team has no plans to keep the custom-plate tradition alive for the parade on... Read more
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Billboard
The Blind Boys of Alabama Reflect on Their 7-Decade History & What's Left for Them to AchieveThere are few groups still making music that got their start during the Frankli
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
There are few groups still making music that got their start during the Franklin Roosevelt administration, but longevity has been one of the hallmarks of the Blind Boys of Alabama. Formed more than 70 years ago, the Gospel act is still making music –... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Redlands airport flying high after 70 yearsis the association's second year recognizing the aviation holiday, which receiv
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
is the association's second year recognizing the aviation holiday, which received its proclamation in 1939 by President Franklin Roosevelt. The holiday coincides with the birthday of Orville Wright, pilot of the Wright Flyer. At the... Read more
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Variety
‘Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update’Scaramucci). Jost’s biggest laugh — one punctuated with gasps and groans — came
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
Scaramucci). Jost’s biggest laugh — one punctuated with gasps and groans — came from a remark about how even President Franklin Roosevelt knew when to stand up. Che, meanwhile, found his sweet spot in the midst of a long analogy about how the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Mr. Trump, Have You Heard About Democratic Values?comment.) The first president to live in the White House, John Adams, had a pr
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
comment.) The first president to live in the White House, John Adams, had a prayer for the house, which President Franklin Roosevelt had carved onto the stone fireplace in the State Dining Room. Until Donald Trump arrived, the sentiment... Read more
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The Hill
Jeffrey Lord: Yes, the White House is a dump — other presidents thought so, tooneeded. Perhaps the most famous renovation was signaled after Harry Truman suc
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
needed. Perhaps the most famous renovation was signaled after Harry Truman succeeded to the presidency on the death of Franklin Roosevelt. “Margaret Truman, daughter of Harry and Bess Truman. When the Trumans moved to the White House, they... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive – Dinesh D’Souza: A Mutual Admiration Society: FDR and the Left’s Romance with Fascismhas been able to get away with it. The reason for the concealment project is t
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
has been able to get away with it. The reason for the concealment project is to cover up the sins of the progressive icon Franklin Roosevelt and of American progressivism more generally. What’s reported here—the left’s early romance with fascism... Read more
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Philly.com
Medical Mystery: Golda Meir's midnight doctor visitsleader, Meir rose swiftly. By 1938, she was the Jewish observer from Palestine
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
leader, Meir rose swiftly. By 1938, she was the Jewish observer from Palestine at the conference called by President Franklin Roosevelt to consider the fate of Jews fleeing the Nazis. To her despair, most nations expressed only sympathy,... Read more
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New York Post
Generation X needs to save America from millennialsand the digital culture of the early 21st. Anyone older than 35 grew up using t
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
and the digital culture of the early 21st. Anyone older than 35 grew up using the same basic communications technology that Franklin Roosevelt did: the telephone, the radio, the pen, the postcard. FDR didn’t have television, true, but TV has always... Read more
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The Herald News
From the Pulpit: Honesty, wisdom and public servicestill unfinished) White House: “…he went to his desk on the second floor and a
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
still unfinished) White House: “…he went to his desk on the second floor and addressed a now famous letter to Abigail. Franklin Roosevelt thought so highly of the letter, and of two sentences in it, that he had it carved into the wooden... Read more
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