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FOX News
Eric Bolling: It's grit that makes America great. It's time to stop whining and get to workdespair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are perf
Eric Bolling: It's grit that makes America great. It's time to stop whining and get to work
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. — Samuel Johnson I hate the question, “What’s the secret of your success?” There is no secret to being successful. Ask anybody... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice President M. Hamid Ansari remembers Narasimha Rao's regime - newkerala.com #82605own reputation in tatters. Following is the text of Vice Presidents address:
Vice President M. Hamid Ansari remembers Narasimha Rao's regime - newkerala.com #82605
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
own reputation in tatters. Following is the text of Vice Presidents address: To students of literature, Boswells Life of Samuel Johnson is often cited as the model. There could be other models. Political biography is genre in itself. All require... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Ann Marlowe ArticlesBodies , and there’s nothing in his diction to betray that this is a book of sp
Ann Marlowe Articles
The Weekly Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Bodies , and there’s nothing in his diction to betray that this is a book of speculative fiction, or science fiction, as you prefer. Nor is there anything in his asides about his academic specialty, Samuel Johnson (“Johnson seems to p... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Inmate wants resentenced without mandatorieswith U.S. District Court in Johnstown asking that their cases be reviewed in li
Inmate wants resentenced without mandatories
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
with U.S. District Court in Johnstown asking that their cases be reviewed in light of the June 26, 2015, decision in Samuel Johnson v. the United States. Last Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court issued another ruling in Richard Mathis v. the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that countsand small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree o
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that counts
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
and small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree of tribalism, of embellishing nationalism, can be a siren song for the power-hungry. Samuel Johnson said it first: Patriotism is the last refuge of t... Read more
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The Age
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that countsand small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree o
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that counts
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
and small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree of tribalism, of embellishing nationalism, can be a siren song for the power-hungry. Samuel Johnson said it first: Patriotism is the last refuge of t... Read more
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WA Today
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that countsand small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree o
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that counts
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
and small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree of tribalism, of embellishing nationalism, can be a siren song for the power-hungry. Samuel Johnson said it first: Patriotism is the last refuge of t... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that countsand small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree o
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that counts
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree of tribalism, of embellishing nationalism, can be a siren song for the power-hungry. Samuel Johnson said it first: Patriotism is the last refuge of t... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that countsand small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree o
Brexit: Bugger Britain – it's the world that counts
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
and small-world types go unchallenged. The steps backward to a greater degree of tribalism, of embellishing nationalism, can be a siren song for the power-hungry. Samuel Johnson said it first: Patriotism is the last refuge of t... Read more
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Torontoist
A Close Reading of Joe Warmington's 1994 Billy Ray Cyrus Biographyrare—and exciting—to find an artist who was born fully formed. For those who k
A Close Reading of Joe Warmington's 1994 Billy Ray Cyrus Biography
Torontoist / Posted 10 days ago
rare—and exciting—to find an artist who was born fully formed. For those who know him only as the Boswell to Rob Ford’s Samuel Johnson (or, more recently, as a self-styled white knight for suicide victims), the prospect of Warmington as an... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Euro 2016 betting odds: Steer clear of odds-on Englandtheir Dai wiped. I’ve no idea why such a fuss is made of patriotism - it’s the
Euro 2016 betting odds: Steer clear of odds-on England
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
their Dai wiped. I’ve no idea why such a fuss is made of patriotism - it’s the last refuge of a scoundrel according to Samuel Johnson, although to this day no-one is quite sure what he meant or even who he played for. Despite losing to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Warehouse Fireentry into the building but due to extreme heat and smoke conditions units were
Baltimore Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Warehouse Fire
CBS Baltimore / Posted 16 days ago
entry into the building but due to extreme heat and smoke conditions units were pulled out for firefighter safety,” said Samuel Johnson, a spokesperson for the Baltimore City Fire Department. The warehouse is believed to have large amount of... Read more
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The Daily Record
Crews work to clear derailed train in Baltimore tunnela derailed railcar that contains acetone from a Baltimore tunnel where a freigh
Crews work to clear derailed train in Baltimore tunnel
The Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
a derailed railcar that contains acetone from a Baltimore tunnel where a freight train derailed. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson said Tuesday the car containing the flammable solvent was removed from the Howard Street tunnel, where at... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Nine derailed cars remain at Baltimore tunnelanother upright — out of the Howard Street Tunnel and away from the scene, acco
Nine derailed cars remain at Baltimore tunnel
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
another upright — out of the Howard Street Tunnel and away from the scene, according to Baltimore Fire Department spokesman Samuel Johnson. "Crews have pulled out one LPG [liquefied petroleum gas] railcar but there are still nine LPG railcars that... Read more
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Salon.com
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuriesone derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stoppe
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuries
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
one derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stopped in the area. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says no poisonous substances were released and no chemicals leaked out of the derailed cars. He says other... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuriesone derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stoppe
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuries
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
one derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stopped in the area. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says no poisonous substances were released and no chemicals leaked out of the derailed cars. He says other... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuriesone derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stoppe
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuries
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
one derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stopped in the area. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says no poisonous substances were released and no chemicals leaked out of the derailed cars. He says other... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuriesone derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stoppe
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
one derailed car contains acetone, a flammable solvent. Rail traffic was stopped in the area. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says no poisonous substances were released and no chemicals leaked out of the derailed cars. He says other... Read more
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The Daily Record
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel, no injuriesRob Doolittle said at least 13 cars derailed about 5:30 a.m. Monday in the Howa
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel, no injuries
The Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
Rob Doolittle said at least 13 cars derailed about 5:30 a.m. Monday in the Howard Street tunnel. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says crews responded, but no poisonous substances were released and there ... Complete access to news... Read more
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The Washington Times
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuriesRob Doolittle said at least 13 cars derailed about 5:30 a.m. Monday in the Howa
CSX: Freight train derails in Baltimore tunnel; no injuries
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
Rob Doolittle said at least 13 cars derailed about 5:30 a.m. Monday in the Howard Street tunnel. Fire department spokesman Samuel Johnson says crews responded, but no poisonous substances were released and there are no injuries. The public is asked... Read more
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PhysOrg
Healthy cities, happy Mondays (and every day)citizens. "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in
Healthy cities, happy Mondays (and every day)
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
citizens. "When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford," said Samuel Johnson in the 18th century. For Johnson, the rich tapestry of London life and the myriad cultural assets clearly... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Train derails in Howard Street tunnel in BaltimoreA CSX freight train has derailed inside the Howard Street tunnel in Baltimore.
Train derails in Howard Street tunnel in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
A CSX freight train has derailed inside the Howard Street tunnel in Baltimore. Baltimore Fire Department spokesman Samuel Johnson said crews were dispatched at 5:45 a.m. to the scene, where 13 cars were derailed — 12 of them empty, and one carried... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
CSX Train Derails At Howard St. TunnelFire Department was called to the scene, located near Mount Royal Avenue and Ho
CSX Train Derails At Howard St. Tunnel
CBS Baltimore / Posted 18 days ago
Fire Department was called to the scene, located near Mount Royal Avenue and Howard Street, about 5:45 a.m., spokesperson Samuel Johnson told WJZ. Of the derailed cars, 12 were empty, Johnson said, but the remaining car contains a possibly... Read more
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Ipswich Star
A Friends and Family Railcard and Tesco Clubcard Vouchers offer a cheaper way to enjoy a day out in Londonsight-seeing to theatre experiences and tours but getting there fromSuffolk can
A Friends and Family Railcard and Tesco Clubcard Vouchers offer a cheaper way to enjoy a day out in London
Ipswich Star / Posted 20 days ago
sight-seeing to theatre experiences and tours but getting there fromSuffolk can hit be costly. The 18th Century writer Samuel Johnson famously once said: “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life,” writes Sheena Grant. I can see his... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
The Bard just leaves me bored - Why I’ve never quite ‘got’ Shakespearehim. A lot of what he writes, I find boring, ponderous and sometimes, downright
The Bard just leaves me bored - Why I’ve never quite ‘got’ Shakespeare
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
him. A lot of what he writes, I find boring, ponderous and sometimes, downright silly. I’m in good company: Shaw, Pepys, Samuel Johnson, Voltaire, Tolstoy and Tolkien didn’t go much on him either. Following news in 1994 that the RSC had secured... Read more
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Londonist
Top London Father's Day Gift Ideascommuter dads a ticket they'll never forget with this personalised London Under
Top London Father's Day Gift Ideas
Londonist / Posted 22 days ago
commuter dads a ticket they'll never forget with this personalised London Underground print. You can stick with the Samuel Johnson quote, or add something unique for your dad. Add a splash of colour to your dad's plain shirts with these... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Futures so bright: College of Staten Island graduates 2,545 on sunny great lawnIbrahim, Francis Italiano, Crystal Jalloh, Mariama Jalloh, Vanessa Jean, Elizab
Futures so bright: College of Staten Island graduates 2,545 on sunny great lawn
Staten Island Advance / Posted 29 days ago
Ibrahim, Francis Italiano, Crystal Jalloh, Mariama Jalloh, Vanessa Jean, Elizabeth Jimenez, Michelle Jimenez, Ryan John, Samuel Johnson, Edward Jorge, Kellie Joseph, Lianne Julian, Isaac Kantor, Tiffany Kaplan, Alexandra Karadzas, Senda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Book Review - a Legend's Life & Tragic Death Revealedlife "It matters not how a man dies but how he lives," writes James Boswell in
Book Review - a Legend's Life & Tragic Death Revealed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
life "It matters not how a man dies but how he lives," writes James Boswell in his seminal biography of Dr. Samuel Johnson. "The act of dying is not of importance; it lasts so short a time." The problem with Baälu's end is, though,... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Why Do Yanks Spell Words Differently?to the English language, and in part because it would provide the basis for a l
Why Do Yanks Spell Words Differently?
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 1 months ago
to the English language, and in part because it would provide the basis for a later American speller. The other book is Samuel Johnson’s 1755 masterwork A Dictionary of the English Language. English language dictionaries had existed before... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gift ideas for page-averse pals“The Reader” by Bernhard Schlink and stories by Diane Williams — “Vicky Swanky
Gift ideas for page-averse pals
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
“The Reader” by Bernhard Schlink and stories by Diane Williams — “Vicky Swanky Is a Beauty” — and Lydia Davis’s “Samuel Johnson Is Indignant.” For pop culture lovers try “Alien vs. Predator,” Michael Robbins’s 2012 collection of poems.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore fire officials respond to vehicle fireBaltimore firefighters responded to a vehicle fire Sunday afternoon near the Fi
Baltimore fire officials respond to vehicle fire
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Baltimore firefighters responded to a vehicle fire Sunday afternoon near the Fifth Regiment Armory, officials said. Samuel Johnson, a spokesman for the city Fire Department, said no injuries were reported in the fire near the intersection of Dolphin... Read more
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Daily Record
Delbarton Class of 2016Heights, Christofer Harper of Ramsey, Kevin Hartley of Bernardsville, Troy Higg
Delbarton Class of 2016
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
Heights, Christofer Harper of Ramsey, Kevin Hartley of Bernardsville, Troy Higgins of Summit, Ryan Hosler of Cranford, Samuel Johnson of Summit, Daniel Jones of Ridgewood. K-M: Thomas Kautzmann of Chatham, Cameron Ketchum of Far Hills, Keegan... Read more
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Hunts Post
Duo at the double as St Neots Town claim Hunts county crownFrancis, Marcel Resezszutek. Bluntisham Blasters White Under 15 squad: Murray
Duo at the double as St Neots Town claim Hunts county crown
Hunts Post / Posted 1 months ago
Francis, Marcel Resezszutek. Bluntisham Blasters White Under 15 squad: Murray Christisen, Ryan Peel, Bradley Shackloth, Samuel Johnson, Josh Rathjen, Max Davies, Harry Dyne, Fraser Kerr, Josh Francis, Jake Balaam, Jaden Rogers, James Elvin,... Read more

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