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express
Let's get on with quitting the EU: Boris Johnson backs PM in fight for quick exitfooting to get the best from Brexit. Senior Labour MP Frank Field said she shou
Let's get on with quitting the EU: Boris Johnson backs PM in fight for quick exit
express / Posted 3 hours ago
footing to get the best from Brexit. Senior Labour MP Frank Field said she should take a lead from the war time premier Winston Churchill by putting herself at the head of a Whitehall machine totally focused on the single aim of making a success... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Anger as Churchill's birthplace is turned into Nazi HQ by filmmakerslanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Anger as Churchill's birthplace is turned into Nazi HQ by filmmakers
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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News 8000
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
News 8000 / Posted 4 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Speech to Global Leaders Forum on Agriculture and Tradeat Stanford University in California.Before I got involved in central Governmen
Speech to Global Leaders Forum on Agriculture and Trade
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
at Stanford University in California.Before I got involved in central Government politics, I was fortunate to receive a Winston Churchill Scholarship which I used to travel to the USA in 2000. My study was called ‘Gate to Plate’ and I followed... Read more
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Daily Mail
How the Isle of Wight could have helped Hitler win the warthe mainland and challenges widely accepted opinions about its failure. The pr
How the Isle of Wight could have helped Hitler win the war
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
the mainland and challenges widely accepted opinions about its failure. The prevailing historical account, one endorsed by Winston Churchill, was that Operation Sea Lion never came to fruition because the Luftwaffe failed to gain air supremacy over... Read more
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Breitbart
Outrage as 'Transformers 5' Flies Nazi Flags at Churchill's Homeleft outraged after producers for the upcoming Transformers film decorated the
Outrage as 'Transformers 5' Flies Nazi Flags at Churchill's Home
Breitbart / Posted 12 hours ago
left outraged after producers for the upcoming Transformers film decorated the home where former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill was born with Nazi flags to film a scene this week. British paper The Sun published photographs on... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: Obama at the UN – Why he was right…almostfrom attributing them to societies in which they are prevalent, they paint much
INTO THE FRAY: Obama at the UN – Why he was right…almost
The Jewish Press / Posted 18 hours ago
from attributing them to societies in which they are prevalent, they paint much the same picture as that portrayed by Winston Churchill, more than a century ago—well before globalization and modernization could threaten Islam’s “traditional... Read more
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dna
Winston Churchill is a big hero in this movie: Michael Bay reacts to 'Transformers: The Last Knight' criticismincorporating a scene where Nazi flags are prominently displayed at the birthpl
Winston Churchill is a big hero in this movie: Michael Bay reacts to 'Transformers: The Last Knight' criticism
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
incorporating a scene where Nazi flags are prominently displayed at the birthplace of the former Britain's Prime Minister Winston Churchill, reported Entertainment Weekly. "I just want to say, people were not fortunate enough to read the script,... Read more
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The New Statesman
Buckets of pasta and the radio blaring? It's back to school on Lake Comoof the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a
Buckets of pasta and the radio blaring? It's back to school on Lake Como
The New Statesman / Posted 19 hours ago
of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a new London was mushrooming into life. Winston Churchill was dead, abortion was about to be made legal and the rise in happiness seemed exponential. Britain was... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Calendar5:30 p.m. 24 - Flute Studio Recital at Bliss Recital Hall, Youngstown State Un
Calendar
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
5:30 p.m. 24 - Flute Studio Recital at Bliss Recital Hall, Youngstown State University, at 7:30 p.m. 25 - An Evening with Winston Churchill, portrayed by Kevin Radaker, at Warren-Trumbull County Public Library, Warren, at 6:30 p.m. 25 - Trick or... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Your fact-checking guide to Monday's presidential debategets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on
Your fact-checking guide to Monday's presidential debate
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on." Fittingly, it's been attributed to both Winston Churchill and Mark Twain. On Monday, both the candidates — and the truth — will be tested as Democrat Hillary... Read more
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Daily Mail
Unlucky Lexus tries to keep up with supercars on set of Transformersalternate timelines appear to feature prominently. This week Blenheim Palace i
Unlucky Lexus tries to keep up with supercars on set of Transformers
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
alternate timelines appear to feature prominently. This week Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire - the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill - was draped in Nazi swastikas and surrounded by German World War II vehicles for a scene. Meanwhile Brit... Read more
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USA Today
Weekend picks for book loversTODAY says *** out of four stars. “Deliciously gothic…this is a novel that lodg
Weekend picks for book lovers
USA Today / Posted yesterday
TODAY says *** out of four stars. “Deliciously gothic…this is a novel that lodges itself deep.” This new history finds Winston Churchill a young man proving his worth on the battlefields of the Edwardian era — most spectacularly in South... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Banff offers a walk in the cloudsVan Horne reportedly said. The stately pile's guests have included King George
Banff offers a walk in the clouds
Guelph Mercury / Posted yesterday
Van Horne reportedly said. The stately pile's guests have included King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, Marilyn Monroe and Winston Churchill. My less-celebrated group stayed at a wonderful century-old Airbnb four-bedroom house directly facing the... Read more
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News.com.au
Ella Purnell’s peculiar path to fameIN order to play the secretary of wartime PM Winston Churchill in a movie that
Ella Purnell’s peculiar path to fame
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
IN order to play the secretary of wartime PM Winston Churchill in a movie that recently wrapped filming in the UK, actor Ella Purnell had to get her mother to “teach me how to use a typewriter”. Geez, Ella, way to make us feel old! “Oh shut up!”... Read more
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News.com.au
London celebrates the 100th anniversary of tank inventiontechnology — were displayed at towns around the UK in an effort to sell war bon
London celebrates the 100th anniversary of tank invention
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
technology — were displayed at towns around the UK in an effort to sell war bonds to help fund the war effort. Sir Winston Churchill, then Admiralty Lord, was an enthusiastic supporter of the tank concept so it was fitting his grandson Sir... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
What's in a name? A lotknighted in June, 1936. From the beginning of the Second World War, he, until h
What's in a name? A lot
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
knighted in June, 1936. From the beginning of the Second World War, he, until his death in October, 1941, was an adviser to Winston Churchill. Sir Rowland Hill A sister of Singe's great grandfather married Thomas Hill. One of their two sons,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD pass from Nathan Jordan to lead the Sir Winston Churchill Bulldogs to a 36-0 victory over the visiting Stamford Hornets Friday in NRHSAA Division 1 senior football... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD pass from Nathan Jordan to lead the Sir Winston Churchill Bulldogs to a 36-0 victory over the visiting Stamford Hornets Friday in NRHSAA Division 1 senior football... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD
Marauders aim for OFSAA Bowl threepeat
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
0 Reid Wiley returned punts 50 and 40 yards for majors and caught a 37-yard TD pass from Nathan Jordan to lead the Sir Winston Churchill Bulldogs to a 36-0 victory over the visiting Stamford Hornets Friday in NRHSAA Division 1 senior football... Read more
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Daily Star
Is your new fiver worth a fortune? New £5 notes going for megabucks onlineNEW: The plastic fiver is going for megabucks online The new notes, featuring
Is your new fiver worth a fortune? New £5 notes going for megabucks online
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
NEW: The plastic fiver is going for megabucks online The new notes, featuring Winston Churchill, went into circulation last week and they are going for over 100 times their face value on eBay. It is Bank of England's first ever plastic note and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquartersLast Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from P
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquarters
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Last Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from Paramount, set up shop at the birthplace of Winston Churchill. Blenheim Palace. A common setting for Hollywood movies — recent titles like 2015's "Cinderella" and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquartersLast Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from P
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquarters
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Last Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from Paramount, set up shop at the birthplace of Winston Churchill. Blenheim Palace. A common setting for Hollywood movies — recent titles like 2015's "Cinderella" and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquartersLast Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from P
People are outraged over 'Transformers 5' using Winston Churchill's home as a Nazi headquarters
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Last Knight," the fifth movie in the profitable "Transformers" franchise from Paramount, set up shop at the birthplace of Winston Churchill. Blenheim Palace. A common setting for Hollywood movies — recent titles like 2015's "Cinderella" and... Read more
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IGN
Transformers: The Last Knight Ignites Furor Over Using Churchill's Home as Nazi HeadquartersMichael Bay-directed sequel is currently filming in England where it's sparked
Transformers: The Last Knight Ignites Furor Over Using Churchill's Home as Nazi Headquarters
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Bay-directed sequel is currently filming in England where it's sparked outrage over using the birthplace of Winston Churchill, Britain's prime minister during World War II, to stand in for a Nazi headquarters. "Actors dressed as... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQlanding grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans
Film turns Churchill's birthplace into Nazi HQ
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
landing grounds, in the fields and in the streets -- but World War II veterans did not expect to be fighting the Nazis in Winston Churchill's ancestral home. A veteran's charity and former military commander have expressed their anger and disgust... Read more
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Variety
‘Transformers 5: The Last Knight’ Sparks Outrage by Using Winston Churchill’s Home As Nazi HQKnight” versus a knight of the realm in Britain this week as the latest “Transf
‘Transformers 5: The Last Knight’ Sparks Outrage by Using Winston Churchill’s Home As Nazi HQ
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Knight” versus a knight of the realm in Britain this week as the latest “Transformers” film sparked outrage for its use of Winston Churchill’s former home as a Nazi headquarters swathed in swastikas. Images obtained by the Sun newspaper showed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sir Winston Churchill's birthplace is kitted out with Nazi flagsFilm director Michael Bay has sparked outrage after he decided to cover Sir Win
Sir Winston Churchill's birthplace is kitted out with Nazi flags
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Film director Michael Bay has sparked outrage after he decided to cover Sir Winston Churchill's birthplace with 50ft Nazi flags for his new £200million Transformers movie. Shocking photographs emerged showing giant Swastika flags being draped across... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cites Conference of the Parties to tackle survival of endangered specieslike Ross Harvey of the South African Institute of International Affairs says i
Cites Conference of the Parties to tackle survival of endangered species
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
like Ross Harvey of the South African Institute of International Affairs says it carries an enormous load. “I think [Winston] Churchill would have the same thing to say about Cites as he had to say about democracy; that’s it is the worst... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Flights Of Our Fathers Air Show In TerrellFlying School was located in Terrell and the museum, of the same name, keeps th
Flights Of Our Fathers Air Show In Terrell
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
Flying School was located in Terrell and the museum, of the same name, keeps those memories alive. “Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill formulated a deal where the United States would help our allies in fighting the war” said the President of... Read more
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The News and Star
Wigton preparing to cash in on new banknote with world record bidwhich will manufacture the polymer for the Bank of England's £10 note, due to f
Wigton preparing to cash in on new banknote with world record bid
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
which will manufacture the polymer for the Bank of England's £10 note, due to follow next year. The £5 note, featuring Sir Winston Churchill, is also printed on Innovia's Guardian polymer, albeit manufactured in Australia. To celebrate the town's... Read more
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EuroNews
And also...fur flies over dead cat handbag, TVs for cotton pickers and Winston Churchill helps charitywith the idea which spread rapidly on social media. Charities have been lining
And also...fur flies over dead cat handbag, TVs for cotton pickers and Winston Churchill helps charity
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
with the idea which spread rapidly on social media. Charities have been lining up to appeal for donations. No doubt Sir Winston Churchill, who features on the first plastic fiver along with Queen Elizabeth, would be proud!Uzbekistan: Electrical... Read more
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The New Statesman
Meet the MPs' favourite restaurateur: "Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith will get free pudding if they make up"of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a
Meet the MPs' favourite restaurateur: "Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith will get free pudding if they make up"
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a new London was mushrooming into life. Winston Churchill was dead, abortion was about to be made legal and the rise in happiness seemed exponential. Britain was... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundredsnew longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying th
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundreds
Wakefield Today / Posted 2 days ago
new longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying the portrait of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill - are fetching hundreds of pounds online. The first notes to be printed have a serial number starting with... Read more
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The New Statesman
Meet the MPs' favourite restaurateur: "Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith should come for a nice meal"of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a
Meet the MPs' favourite restaurateur: "Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith should come for a nice meal"
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a new London was mushrooming into life. Winston Churchill was dead, abortion was about to be made legal and the rise in happiness seemed exponential. Britain was... Read more
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BBC News
'I sold three new fivers for £460' on EbayThe new £10 note to be issued in 2017 will feature author Jane Austen The new
'I sold three new fivers for £460' on Ebay
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
The new £10 note to be issued in 2017 will feature author Jane Austen The new fiver, which features the image of Sir Winston Churchill, is not the first plastic banknote to be seen in the UK. They have previously been in circulation in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Collectors paying hundreds of pounds for a humble five pound notefor £275 with two days of the auction to go. The new notes are smaller than th
Collectors paying hundreds of pounds for a humble five pound note
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
for £275 with two days of the auction to go. The new notes are smaller than the old five pound note and feature the face of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill with his famous quote: "I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and... Read more
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chad
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundredsnew longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying th
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundreds
chad / Posted 2 days ago
new longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying the portrait of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill - are fetching hundreds of pounds online. The first notes to be printed have a serial number starting with... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundredsnew longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying th
Are you quids in? New Bank of England fivers could be worth hundreds
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
new longer-lasting notes - printed on polymer rather than paper and carrying the portrait of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill - are fetching hundreds of pounds online. The first notes to be printed have a serial number starting with... Read more
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Slate
Voters Want to See Hillary the Grownup: Why She Can’t Stoop to Donald’s Level at the Debatesupon us all. Not one word should be uttered by the former secretary of state th
Voters Want to See Hillary the Grownup: Why She Can’t Stoop to Donald’s Level at the Debates
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
upon us all. Not one word should be uttered by the former secretary of state that would not have been spoken in public by Winston Churchill, or a four-star general, or Abraham Lincoln. If that means resisting the temptation to launch zingers or... Read more
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express
How the SAS was founded by a motley crew of bar-room brawlers and misfitsterms, helping to ensure its survival and kickstarting the prime minister’s ent
How the SAS was founded by a motley crew of bar-room brawlers and misfits
express / Posted 2 days ago
terms, helping to ensure its survival and kickstarting the prime minister’s enthusiasm for the project. Stirling later met Winston Churchill at a dinner at the British embassy in Cairo. The SAS commander asked for the autographs of the prime... Read more
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The New Statesman
Politicians and fashion? Why their approach can be tellingof the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a
Politicians and fashion? Why their approach can be telling
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
of the Sixties also reminds you of the period’s seemingly innate optimism as a new London was mushrooming into life. Winston Churchill was dead, abortion was about to be made legal and the rise in happiness seemed exponential. Britain was... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.commeans that he has extreme mode swings. But of course the great leaders of the w
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
means that he has extreme mode swings. But of course the great leaders of the world were bipolar, like Caesar the Great and Winston Churchill. Sometimes President Duterte purposely exaggerates things to make it incredible when charge as a Mayor of... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan diplomacy : a pirouette on Pakistanhave come closest to a breakthrough that their attack is the hardest. The last
Pakistan diplomacy : a pirouette on Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
have come closest to a breakthrough that their attack is the hardest. The last few years, however, have seen neither what Winston Churchill famously called jaw-jaw (talks), nor has there been an outright war-war, and it’s that situation of... Read more
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The Hill
Government to step in if insurance companies don't offer affordable health care choicesexchanges presents a unique challenge to the American people. But, in the spiri
Government to step in if insurance companies don't offer affordable health care choices
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
exchanges presents a unique challenge to the American people. But, in the spirit of an old aphorism often attributed to Winston Churchill, “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.” After... Read more
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