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J Weekly
If FDR had listened to Congress, where would we be?This summer I have been reading “No Ordinary Time,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning
If FDR had listened to Congress, where would we be?
J Weekly / Posted 15 hours ago
This summer I have been reading “No Ordinary Time,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Dorothy Kearns Goodwin. It recounts the leadership of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt during World War II. I was especially struck by the incredible challenges... Read more
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OregonLive.com
When Iran nukes Israel, blame Obama, Wyden, Merkley (Letters to the Editor) Lesley Kaplan, left, and her husband, Rabbi Robert Ka
When Iran nukes Israel, blame Obama, Wyden, Merkley
OregonLive.com / Posted 21 hours ago
(Letters to the Editor) Lesley Kaplan, left, and her husband, Rabbi Robert Kaplan, of North Miami Beach, Florida, hold up a sign comparing President Obama with British Prime Minister Neville... Read more
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express
September 3: It was 76 years ago today that Britain and France declared war on Germany EVERY day we look back and bring you the highlights from this day in history.
September 3: It was 76 years ago today that Britain and France declared war on Germany
express / Posted yesterday
EVERY day we look back and bring you the highlights from this day in history... 2004: Russian school siege ends in violence, killing over 200 people More than... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
If Britain gives up on foreign policy, Europe could give up on usNow Britain is asleep. Whitehall’s appetite for Britain to pose as a moral or a
If Britain gives up on foreign policy, Europe could give up on us
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Now Britain is asleep. Whitehall’s appetite for Britain to pose as a moral or any kind of leader in this triple whammy crisis has gone. Cynics might see the ghost of Neville Chamberlain telling the public not to worry their pretty little heads about... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Sen. Ayotte has not learned from historyPulitzer Prize-winning historian Barbara Tuchman included the Vietnam War in he
Sen. Ayotte has not learned from history
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Barbara Tuchman included the Vietnam War in her masterpiece "The March of Folly." She probably would have included Bush and Cheney's war in Iraq, too, if she had been around to observe their scheming and lying that... Read more
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Rutland Herald
What Democrats stand forAs a native Vermonter one of my great regrets in life is that the Rutland Heral
What Democrats stand for
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
As a native Vermonter one of my great regrets in life is that the Rutland Herald never had any competition. For decades now those of us who buy or go online to read this socialist-slanted rag are part of a large captive audience. As we down our bowl... Read more
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The Washington Times
CLIFFORD MAY: Peril in appeasing Iran“Appeasement” gets a bad rap but, strictly speaking, the word implies nothing m
CLIFFORD MAY: Peril in appeasing Iran
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
“Appeasement” gets a bad rap but, strictly speaking, the word implies nothing more than an attempt to make peace. If aggrieved adversaries can be pacified by reasonable concessions, what’s wrong with that? Of course, when most of us talk about... Read more
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Washington Post
New poll shows how sharply partisan the debate on Iran deal has becomeAnti-war activists hold a Picnic for Peace outside the White House in Washingto
New poll shows how sharply partisan the debate on Iran deal has become
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
Anti-war activists hold a Picnic for Peace outside the White House in Washington in support of the Iran nuclear deal. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) American opinions on the Iran nuclear agreement have grown sharply polarized along party lines, according to... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Pelham doesn't need two arenasIn a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it w
Pelham doesn't need two arenas
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
In a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it was suggested that the cost could be in the $30 million range if we build a twin arena. I remember Mayor Dave Augustyn, suggesting at a Regional council meeting that we... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Pelham doesn't need two arenasIn a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it w
Pelham doesn't need two arenas
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
In a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it was suggested that the cost could be in the $30 million range if we build a twin arena. I remember Mayor Dave Augustyn, suggesting at a Regional council meeting that we... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Pelham doesn't need two arenasIn a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it w
Pelham doesn't need two arenas
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
In a recent article regarding the new arena and other faculties in Pelham, it was suggested that the cost could be in the $30 million range if we build a twin arena. I remember Mayor Dave Augustyn, suggesting at a Regional council meeting that we... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The peacemakersAbout "Want to hear a few other conflicting voices? Here's a selection:" Here's
The peacemakers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
About "Want to hear a few other conflicting voices? Here's a selection:" Here's a better selection: Theree dozen retired generals and admirals released a letter to the president Aug. 11 which states: “the most effective means currently available to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The peacemakersThe contentious debate continues over whether our president's nuclear deal with
The peacemakers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The contentious debate continues over whether our president's nuclear deal with Iran's mullahs offers the world its best chance for peace--or is sure to lead to war. Or will it lead to some murky mix of the two, much like the period between the two... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Do You Really Think They Get the Mess We’re In? - It’s not just the stock market that is having trouble these days. In reality everywhere you look there are just plain wacky things going on that somehow much of the media and political “intelligent...It’s not just the stock market that is having trouble these days. In reality, e
Do You Really Think They Get the Mess We’re In? - It’s not just the stock market that is having trouble these days. In reality everywhere you look there are just plain wacky things going on that somehow much of the media and political “intelligent...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
It’s not just the stock market that is having trouble these days. In reality, everywhere you look there are just plain wacky things going on that somehow much of the media and political “intelligentsia” have failed to report or acknowledge. Back in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stalin's SUPERSPY: Etonian Guy Burgess biography reveals deadly secretSozzled seducer who was Stalin's SUPERSPY: Debauched and indiscreet, Old Etonia
Stalin's SUPERSPY: Etonian Guy Burgess biography reveals deadly secret
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Sozzled seducer who was Stalin's SUPERSPY: Debauched and indiscreet, Old Etonian Guy Burgess was a very unlikely KGB spy. But as a major biography reveals, that's what made him deadly Guy Burgess' upbringing was one of privilege, via Eton and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Take it from a jerkGetting ahead in business is about more than being tethered to your mobile 24/7
Take it from a jerk
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Getting ahead in business is about more than being tethered to your mobile 24/7. In our seventh annual Executive Survival Guide, we show you how to endear yourself to everyone from the CEO to security; start your day like Warren Buffett; build your... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Why Republicans reject the Iran deal - and all diplomacySince the nuclear deal with Iran was announced on July 14, Republicans have att
Why Republicans reject the Iran deal - and all diplomacy
University of Sydney News / Posted 9 days ago
Since the nuclear deal with Iran was announced on July 14, Republicans have attacked it with fire-and-brimstone zeal. They have called it everything from appeasement to betrayal. President Obama has fired back, arguing that opposition to the deal... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
'Am I the last survivor of 600 men who marched through Liverpool 76 years ago this week?'It's a scene to stir the soul. On August 27, 1939 – seven days before Britain
'Am I the last survivor of 600 men who marched through Liverpool 76 years ago this week?'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
It's a scene to stir the soul. On August 27, 1939 – seven days before Britain declared war on Germany – 600 young men who, from just three months earlier, had heeded a call to arms, marched along Aigburth Drive en route to Lime Street. The 55th... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Letters on White Oak Education Foundation, noisy road, World War IIIThanks to foundation I want to publicly acknowledge the hard work and support
Letters on White Oak Education Foundation, noisy road, World War III
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Thanks to foundation I want to publicly acknowledge the hard work and support of the White Oak Education Foundation through the generous donation made to White Oak ISD. The foundation was formed in 2002 and exists to provide financial support for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"Made in Africa", a CritiqueThis is a reflection on "Made in Africa: Industrial Policy in Ethiopia" by Arke
"Made in Africa", a Critique
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
This is a reflection on "Made in Africa: Industrial Policy in Ethiopia" by Arkebe Oqubay (PhD), published by Oxford University Press (OUP). In looking at the book, one would ask why such title. Apparently, the thing that is made in Africa is an... Read more
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CNN
Harsh realities slam into presidential raceDavid Gergen is a senior political analyst for CNN and has been a White House a
Harsh realities slam into presidential race
CNN / Posted 10 days ago
David Gergen is a senior political analyst for CNN and has been a White House adviser to four presidents. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he is a professor of public service and co-director of the Center for Public Leadership at The Harvard Kennedy... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Gergen: Harsh realities slam into 2016 raceRing down the curtain on Act I of the 2016 presidential race! With financial m
Gergen: Harsh realities slam into 2016 race
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
Ring down the curtain on Act I of the 2016 presidential race! With financial markets now on a precipice and other public events about to unfold, we are entering a new, more serious phase in politics that could easily scramble the pack. Context... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
We must seem a very odd lotThe ongoing saga of Island Line contains a considerable degree of buffoonery. O
We must seem a very odd lot
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 13 days ago
The ongoing saga of Island Line contains a considerable degree of buffoonery. Our MP, guided by his transport adviser, Nick Finney (who, in a happy coincidence worthy of a Whitehall farce, is also the partner of Mr Turner’s bossy ex-fiancee, who... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Churchill' at the Greenhouse Theater CenterWinston Churchill, inarguably one of the most effective political figures of al
'Churchill' at the Greenhouse Theater Center
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Winston Churchill, inarguably one of the most effective political figures of all time, had a palpable affection for the United States of America. That came in part from his being the child of an American mother in an era when those trans-Atlantic... Read more
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The Telegraph
That terrible weaponThe author has written Tibet on the Imperial Chessboard: The Making of British
That terrible weapon
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
The author has written Tibet on the Imperial Chessboard: The Making of British Policy towards Lhasa, 1899-1925 On August 6, 1945, the president of the United States of America, Harry S. Truman, gave the signal for the world's first atom bomb to be... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Letters, Tuesday, Aug. 18Scrap pension reform and start again If the state's 2011 pension reform act is
Letters, Tuesday, Aug. 18
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
Scrap pension reform and start again If the state's 2011 pension reform act is indeed unconstitutional and if the governor doesn't have to fulfill his obligations, why do the unions still have to abide by their end of the agreement? Shouldn't the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Tory call for united front on Island LineLEADER of the Conservative group on the Isle of Wight Council, Cllr Dave Stewar
Tory call for united front on Island Line
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 20 days ago
LEADER of the Conservative group on the Isle of Wight Council, Cllr Dave Stewart, has called for a unified approach from the authority and MP Andrew Turner over the future of Island Line. Cllr Stewart expressed his concerns following what he said... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the EditorCasey and women Editor: All I know of Tom Shepstone (“Casey flees cause,” Aug.
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Casey and women Editor: All I know of Tom Shepstone (“Casey flees cause,” Aug. 10) and John Burns (“Ex-Casey supporter,” Aug. 10) comes from their own words, but they are clearly male and, by their admission, of a certain age. They have never... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONCasey and women Editor: All I know of Tom Shepstone (“Casey flees cause,” Aug.
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Casey and women Editor: All I know of Tom Shepstone (“Casey flees cause,” Aug. 10) and John Burns (“Ex-Casey supporter,” Aug. 10) comes from their own words, but they are clearly male and, by their admission, of a certain age. They have never... Read more
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Business Spectator
Stop the wishful thinking: Obama's feeble power plan still isn't clean enough No doubt, you heard the good news. Barack Obama has announced the US is pushi
Stop the wishful thinking: Obama's feeble power plan still isn't clean enough
Business Spectator / Posted 21 days ago
No doubt, you heard the good news. Barack Obama has announced the US is pushing through plans to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. Rejoice! Rejoice! We’ve got this... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
A dybbuk in the nuclear dealIn Jewish folklore a dead malcontent may return to possess the living. The trou
A dybbuk in the nuclear deal
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
In Jewish folklore a dead malcontent may return to possess the living. The troubled soul is known as a “dybbuk’, and it runs amok making mischief. In books and on stage and screen the fiend is invoked to aggravate family wrangles to the point of... Read more
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The Washington Times
CLIFFORD MAY: Chuck Schumer right to reject Iran nuclear arms empowerment dealDear Sen. Schumer, Or may I call you “Chuck”? About 30 years ago when I first
CLIFFORD MAY: Chuck Schumer right to reject Iran nuclear arms empowerment deal
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
Dear Sen. Schumer, Or may I call you “Chuck”? About 30 years ago when I first met you, you were an informal kind of guy. You had recently been elected to the House from a district in Brooklyn and Queens. I was a New York Times reporter. I remember... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
The wrong message for IranSo eager is he to demonstrate his political skills by bending Congress to his w
The wrong message for Iran
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
So eager is he to demonstrate his political skills by bending Congress to his will on the nuclear weapons pact with Iran that Obama is destroying what little leverage the United States might have had over Tehran. Obama is doing all in his power,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional approval for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsPresidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said the pact would make the Obama
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
Northwest Herald / Posted 28 days ago
Presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said the pact would make the Obama administration "the world's leading financier of radical Islamic terrorism" because lifting the sanctions would restore money to Iran that it could use to support... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressi
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional approval for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said... Read more
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The Columbian
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional approval for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsPresident Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for h
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday. McConnell's... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsPresident Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for h
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday. McConnell's... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressi
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressi
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is treating his drive to win congressional support for his nuclear deal with Iran like a political campaign, making attacks on opponents that need to stop, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponentsMcConnell's comments came as the Senate left town for a summer recess that both
McConnell to Obama: Stop demonizing Iran deal opponents
Dayton Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
McConnell's comments came as the Senate left town for a summer recess that both sides in the dispute plan to use to try lining up support for showdown votes next month. They followed a tumultuous early debate over the nuclear agreement in which... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LettersListen to Huckabee The editorial, "The Huck and his critics," is right on the
Letters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Listen to Huckabee The editorial, "The Huck and his critics," is right on the mark. I believe it would do our nation a favor if those in authority would seriously weigh the Huck's warning. I have heard or read a saying to the effect, "Those who... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rolling Stone releases the official GOP debate drinking gameRepublicans leading the GOP field in the race for the White House will take the
Rolling Stone releases the official GOP debate drinking game
Houston Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Republicans leading the GOP field in the race for the White House will take the stage on Thursday night in Cleveland for the first debate of many. Fox News will be airing the debate at 8 p.m. Central time. The top 10 in the polls include Donald... Read more
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Pravda
Barack Obama: No politics, just golfUS President Barack Obama celebrates his 54th birthday on August 4. Traditional
Barack Obama: No politics, just golf
Pravda / Posted 30 days ago
US President Barack Obama celebrates his 54th birthday on August 4. Traditionally, Obama goes to Hawaii for his birthday, where he plays golf with his friends. Sometimes, Obama's golf trips to Hawaii raise scandals in the United States as Obama goes... Read more
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birminghammail
Jewellery Quarter coffin factory gets £1 million lifelineA CRUMBLING coffin factory built in 1894 has received funding of £1 million to
Jewellery Quarter coffin factory gets £1 million lifeline
birminghammail / Posted a month ago
A CRUMBLING coffin factory built in 1894 has received funding of £1 million to become a landmark destination in the heart of Birmingham The three-storey Grade II listed Newman Brothers Coffin Works, in the Jewellery Quarter, was once the best in the... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Huckabee’s ‘oven’ remark taken out of contextIt's been a hard time for politicians not named "Trump" to get any attention, b
Huckabee’s ‘oven’ remark taken out of context
The New Ulm Journal / Posted a month ago
It's been a hard time for politicians not named "Trump" to get any attention, but Mike Huckabee managed it. He did it by comparing Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler. At least that's what I gathered from headlines like this one from Gawker: "Mike... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
‘Oven’ remark taken out of contextAt least that's what I gathered from headlines like this one from Gawker: "Mik
‘Oven’ remark taken out of context
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted a month ago
At least that's what I gathered from headlines like this one from Gawker: "Mike Huckabee Compares Obama to Hitler" I don't put huge amounts of stock in Gawker headlines (or really any headlines on the Internet), but then I saw that CNN's Wolf... Read more
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FOX News
Obama’s history lessonMike Huckabee is mixed up. The GOP presidential candidate got carried away deno
Obama’s history lesson
FOX News / Posted a month ago
Mike Huckabee is mixed up. The GOP presidential candidate got carried away denouncing the Iranian nuke deal and charged President Obama “will take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven.” The Holocaust reference equates Obama with... Read more
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Boston Herald
Goldberg: Analogy aside, Huckabee is right on IranIt’s been a hard time for politicians not named “Trump” to get any attention, b
Goldberg: Analogy aside, Huckabee is right on Iran
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
It’s been a hard time for politicians not named “Trump” to get any attention, but Mike Huckabee managed it. He did it by comparing Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler. At least that’s what I gathered from headlines like this one from Gawker: “Mike... Read more
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