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The Manila Times
Couple celebrates time and ethosTogether they form an incredible partnership from what I could see. The ceremo
Couple celebrates time and ethos
The Manila Times / Posted 23 minutes ago
Together they form an incredible partnership from what I could see. The ceremony started with gathering words inspired by Mark Twain followed by a reading that was adapted from Paul North. Jimmy Cabangis came next with a well-written piece on... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Closing the book on long education careersThe persuasive power of statistics is often cast aside with the Mark Twain-popu
Closing the book on long education careers
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 7 hours ago
The persuasive power of statistics is often cast aside with the Mark Twain-popularized notion of "lies, damned lies and statistics." And while it may be true statistics can be manipulated to support just about any weak argument, the numbers... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
City hopes to revamp downtown, bring businessline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
City hopes to revamp downtown, bring business
WGEM Quincy / Posted 13 hours ago
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Four hospitalized after North Carolina fighter jet crashline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Four hospitalized after North Carolina fighter jet crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 hours ago
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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The Mercury News
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to YosemiteFRESNO -- A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swi
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite
The Mercury News / Posted 18 hours ago
FRESNO -- A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming through California's Yosemite National Park after a decades-long absence, officials said Wednesday. The California red-legged frog, named for its colorful legs and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Tree topples onto Quincy house in morning stormline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Tree topples onto Quincy house in morning storm
WGEM Quincy / Posted 18 hours ago
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Bill Cosby Fast Factssuit against Cosby. They settle out of court for an undisclosed amount in Novem
Bill Cosby Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 hours ago
suit against Cosby. They settle out of court for an undisclosed amount in November 2006. October 26, 2009 - Is awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. November 23, 2013 - Cosby's first television comedy special in 30 years airs on Comedy... Read more
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New Now Next
Country Star Brad Paisley Sings Confusing Song About Transgender Bathroom IssueAnd sit by your man,” make it sound like he’s telling trans women to use the me
Country Star Brad Paisley Sings Confusing Song About Transgender Bathroom Issue
New Now Next / Posted 21 hours ago
And sit by your man,” make it sound like he’s telling trans women to use the men’s room. “Brad is all about finding that Mark Twain humorous angle where people are laughing before they realize he’s making a really good point,” the rep... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy residents concerned about upcoming road closureline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Quincy residents concerned about upcoming road closure
WGEM Quincy / Posted 21 hours ago
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
KRLD To Do List May 26-30, 2016and include Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Claude Monet
KRLD To Do List May 26-30, 2016
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 23 hours ago
and include Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Claude Monet, Albert Einstein, William Shakespeare, Mark Twain and the Wright Brothers. These life-size bronze sculptures are seated on benches throughout the garden and guests... Read more
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Philly.com
Would Santayana take it back?who had previously been silent. "You've heard your options. Now make up your mi
Would Santayana take it back?
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
who had previously been silent. "You've heard your options. Now make up your mind. We have three more stops to make. Mark Twain. René Descartes. Aesop." Santayana responds Santayana pondered the proposal. Then he went over to his desk,... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
The Great American Melodrama presents a production of 'Across the River' that would make Mark Twain proud- Volume 17, Issue 12 Share: The Great American Melodrama has always had a do
The Great American Melodrama presents a production of 'Across the River' that would make Mark Twain proud
Santa Maria Sun / Posted yesterday
- Volume 17, Issue 12 Share: The Great American Melodrama has always had a down-home, old-timey feel to it, so when the Oceano theater... Read more
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PhysOrg
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to YosemiteA type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming thro
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming through California's Yosemite National Park after a decades-long absence, officials said Wednesday. The California red-legged frog, named for its colorful legs and belly,... Read more
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The Burton View
Whiting Auditorium announces diverse lineup for 2016-17 season | May 26, 2016Kev Marcus playing a mixture of world music and hip-hop. In October, two comedi
Whiting Auditorium announces diverse lineup for 2016-17 season | May 26, 2016
The Burton View / Posted yesterday
Kev Marcus playing a mixture of world music and hip-hop. In October, two comedies, “Capitol Steps” and “Hal Hoolbrook in Mark Twain Tonight,” are booked on the 2 and 21, respectively. “Dirty Dancing,” “The Hip Hop Nutcracke” and “Judgement at... Read more
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Salon.com
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to YosemiteFRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hop
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping through Yosemite National Park after a long absence. Park ecologist Rob Grasso said Wednesday that the San Francisco Zoo has been nurturing the California red-legged... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Northeast Missouri man seriously injured in ATV crashline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Northeast Missouri man seriously injured in ATV crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois lawmakers frustrated after budget debate Wednesdayline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Illinois lawmakers frustrated after budget debate Wednesday
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Committee members look to community to help restore Quincy's downtown muralline plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to
Committee members look to community to help restore Quincy's downtown mural
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
line plans A letter from Ameren, to northeast Missouri residents asks them to start meeting with representatives about the Mark Twain Transmission Line. Plans for the Mark Twain Transmission Line that would run across five northeast Missouri... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to YosemiteBy Scott Smith, The Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A type of frog made
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
By Scott Smith, The Associated Press FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming through California's Yosemite National Park after a decades-long absence, officials said Wednesday. The California... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to YosemiteA type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming thro
Long missing frog, turtle species making return to Yosemite
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
A type of frog made famous by Mark Twain will soon be hopping and swimming through California’s Yosemite National Park after a decades-long absence, officials said Wednesday. The California red-legged frog, named for its colorful legs and belly,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Vin Scully Declines Offer to Take Part in Broadcasting AllAmerica’s most-trusted media personalities, with Frank Sinatra and James Earl J
Vin Scully Declines Offer to Take Part in Broadcasting All
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
America’s most-trusted media personalities, with Frank Sinatra and James Earl Jones among its most-iconic voices, and with Mark Twain, Garrison Keillor and Ken Burns among its preeminent storytellers. He's been at the epicenter of the largest... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Brad Paisley Debuts A Little Ditty About North Carolina's Bathroom LawYour Trans Woman"? We reached out to Paisley's publicist for clarification and
Brad Paisley Debuts A Little Ditty About North Carolina's Bathroom Law
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Your Trans Woman"? We reached out to Paisley's publicist for clarification and were told, "Brad is all about finding that Mark Twain humorous angle where people are laughing before they realize he's making a really good point." As much as we... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Crash Sparks Vegetation Fire, Roadway Completely Reopenedand officers are directing traffic. Minor injuries are reported in the crash wi
Crash Sparks Vegetation Fire, Roadway Completely Reopened
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
and officers are directing traffic. Minor injuries are reported in the crash with one person transported via ambulance to Mark Twain Medical Center. Update at 1:45 p.m.: Cal Fire reports the vegetation fire has been contained at a third of an... Read more
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CNET
Channeling Mark Twain: How I edited a crowdsourced novel (once)back on what I learned from crowdsourcing an entire science fiction novel for C
Channeling Mark Twain: How I edited a crowdsourced novel (once)
CNET / Posted yesterday
back on what I learned from crowdsourcing an entire science fiction novel for CNET, I was reminded of a short story by Mark Twain. Titled "How I edited an agricultural paper (once)," it's about the mishaps involved in taking temporary... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the countryCastle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the country
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the countryCastle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here's the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across every state in the country
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty B
Here’s the ultimate road trip, a route that takes you across...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Castle Historic District, DE 23. Cape May Historic District, NJ 24. Liberty Bell, PA 25. Statue of Liberty, NY 26. The Mark Twain House & Museum, CT 27. The Breakers, RI 28. USS Constitution, MA 29. Acadia National Park, ME 30. Mount... Read more
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Connecticut Post
5 Must-Know Lessons About the Small Business WorldI couldn’t be them, it was just frustrating that I wasn’t them today. “The sec
5 Must-Know Lessons About the Small Business World
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
I couldn’t be them, it was just frustrating that I wasn’t them today. “The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain It took time to build my following and share valuable content with the 10 people that followed me, which turned... Read more
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Greenwich Time
5 Must-Know Lessons About the Small Business WorldI couldn’t be them, it was just frustrating that I wasn’t them today. “The sec
5 Must-Know Lessons About the Small Business World
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
I couldn’t be them, it was just frustrating that I wasn’t them today. “The secret to getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain It took time to build my following and share valuable content with the 10 people that followed me, which turned... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Ridiculous 6' review: Not the worst from Adam Sandlergame of baseball with a batch of faceless, bumbling Chinese immigrants and Sand
'Ridiculous 6' review: Not the worst from Adam Sandler
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
game of baseball with a batch of faceless, bumbling Chinese immigrants and Sandler and crew. Vanilla Ice turns up as Mark Twain. As counterpoint to the forthcoming Quentin Tarantino splatterfest "The Hateful 8" and its 70mm widescreen format,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Starting Up Hartford's Startup Business Cultureserial" in the Hartford area. App developers and originators of startups are i
Starting Up Hartford's Startup Business Culture
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
serial" in the Hartford area. App developers and originators of startups are invited to a happy hour Wednesday at the Mark Twain House in Hartford that will feature apps. The monthly Startup Hartford gathering is intended to join app... Read more
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Swissinfo
A political education in theory and in practicein practice Andrus Hatem May 24, 2016 - 11:00 “I have never let my schooling in
A political education in theory and in practice
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
in practice Andrus Hatem May 24, 2016 - 11:00 “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education,” American author Mark Twain once declared. While learning about politics, I’ve rarely had that problem. In Switzerland, my exposure to a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Quigley victim of smear campaignEditor, There’s a famous quote variously attributed to either Mark Twain or Wi
Quigley victim of smear campaign
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Editor, There’s a famous quote variously attributed to either Mark Twain or Winston Churchill to wit: A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth gets its pants on. Right now, no one knows that better than John Quigley, who resigned as... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Monday’s scores and headlines(CF); Jacob Robertson (Tioga); Josh Dean (WP); Aaron Oliver (T-burg). Elmira N
HS Report: Monday’s scores and headlines
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
(CF); Jacob Robertson (Tioga); Josh Dean (WP); Aaron Oliver (T-burg). Elmira Notre Dame 217, Thomas A. Edison 280 At Mark Twain, par 36 END: Michael Stearns 36, Toby Wirth 44, Brooks Glovins 44, Ryan Steed 46, Hunter Patrick 47. TAE: Kyle... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
St. James High School graduates told to cherish small momentssacrifice when serving their country to protect freedoms. Page 2 of 2 - Valley
St. James High School graduates told to cherish small moments
Rolla Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
sacrifice when serving their country to protect freedoms. Page 2 of 2 - Valley-Mendoza ended his remarks with a quote from Mark Twain, who said, “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out... Read more
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EContent Magazine
The 'Death' of Digital Marketingmarketing is dead. You've probably heard all of this before and are not really
The 'Death' of Digital Marketing
EContent Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
marketing is dead. You've probably heard all of this before and are not really sure what to make of it. To paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of the death of digital marketing have been greatly exaggerated. It's true that the phrase "digital... Read more
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Daily Mail
How a generation of preemie babies were savedwho had gone on to do great things. Among those were Charles Darwin, Sir Isaac
How a generation of preemie babies were saved
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
who had gone on to do great things. Among those were Charles Darwin, Sir Isaac Newton, Napoleon, Victor Hugo and Mark Twain. Though the stall sat side by side with 'freak show' attractions, Couney ran a professional set up. Couney, who... Read more
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Philly.com
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'O'Brien said, jabbing a finger at the prosecution table as he launched into a 4
Doc charged with dispensing pills to Pagan patients calls feds 'bullies'
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
O'Brien said, jabbing a finger at the prosecution table as he launched into a 45-minute polemic that drew from P.T. Barnum, Mark Twain, the Old Testament and, of course, the TV show M*A*S*H. "The bullies are going to learn a lesson. I'm not going... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Historic New Rochellewalkings tours will begin at the Gateways of New Rochelle at 659 Main St., oppo
Habitat For Humanity Celebrates Historic New Rochelle
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 3 days ago
walkings tours will begin at the Gateways of New Rochelle at 659 Main St., opposite the Carnegie Library in front of where Mark Twain writings were published. “There are 82 historic sites and we believe this will be an exciting program," Killoran... Read more
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The Current
Campus Crime Report: May 23put it out with a fire extinguisher. There was no reported damage to the apartm
Campus Crime Report: May 23
The Current / Posted 3 days ago
put it out with a fire extinguisher. There was no reported damage to the apartment. At 1:50 p.m., a debit card was found on Mark Twain Drive and turned in to the UMSL PD for safekeeping. May 16: No incidents were reported on this date. May 17: At... Read more
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iTWire
Quiet please – I need my spacespace. Quads. Hotel space. Couches. Rotating desk assignments. Standing desks.
Quiet please – I need my space
iTWire / Posted 4 days ago
space. Quads. Hotel space. Couches. Rotating desk assignments. Standing desks. Treadmill desks. No desks. With apologies to Mark Twain, there’s no such thing as a new office design. We just take old ideas, put them into a kind of kaleidoscope, and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the worldDenette) Oscar Wilde, Richard Nixon, Pierre Trudeau, Marilyn Monroe, Winston C
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Denette) Oscar Wilde, Richard Nixon, Pierre Trudeau, Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, Shirley Temple, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Charles Blondin, Wild Bill Hickok, Laura Secord, H.G. Wells, Charles Dickens, Helen Keller, Sir Harry Oakes,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
The Mastery of Frank Deford – Two Pages at a Timethree minutes or so of talking. Deford makes his point in the time allotted, an
The Mastery of Frank Deford – Two Pages at a Time
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
three minutes or so of talking. Deford makes his point in the time allotted, and moves on. This isn’t as easy as it looks. Mark Twain had the right idea when he said, “I didn’t have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one... Read more
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CBS News
​The Breakers and Marble Houseto the Preservation Society of Newport County. Both are also National Historic
​The Breakers and Marble House
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
to the Preservation Society of Newport County. Both are also National Historic Landmarks -- and make very clear why author Mark Twain coined the expression "The Gilded Age." The Gothic Room at Marble House in Newport, R.I. Ira Kerns/Preservation... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Former Missouri state park director dead at 97Gen. John Pershing in Laclede (he led U.S. troops in Europe in World War I); an
Former Missouri state park director dead at 97
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Gen. John Pershing in Laclede (he led U.S. troops in Europe in World War I); and noted author and humorist Samuel Clemons (Mark Twain) in northeast Missouri's Florida (now on the edge of Mark Twain Lake). Jaeger also worked with then-Gov. James... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bertucci, Frank of Russellville earn state medals2. Cleveland NJROTC 53; 3. Bourbon 37; 4. Sarcoxie 33; 5. (tie) Monroe City, Co
Bertucci, Frank of Russellville earn state medals
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
2. Cleveland NJROTC 53; 3. Bourbon 37; 4. Sarcoxie 33; 5. (tie) Monroe City, College Heights Christian 31; 7. Malden 25; 8. Mark Twain 23; 9. (tie) Crane, Russellville 22; 11. (tie) Penney, Kelly 20; 13. Clever 19; 14. Butler 18; 15. (tie) Woodland,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Grim SleeperHistory doesn't repeat itself, Mark Twain among many others is supposed to have
The Grim Sleeper
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
History doesn't repeat itself, Mark Twain among many others is supposed to have observed, but it rhymes. Decades ago, the case that both fascinated and repelled Angelenos and the rest of the American public went by the name of the Black Dahlia... Read more
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