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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 26, 2016Declaration warned Imperial Japan to unconditionally surrender, or face "prompt
This day in history, July 26, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted a minute ago
Declaration warned Imperial Japan to unconditionally surrender, or face "prompt and utter destruction." The same day, Winston Churchill resigned as Britain's prime minister after his Conservatives were soundly defeated by the Labour Party;... Read more
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chroniclelive
How to get your hands on the new plastic £5 note for the first timein June and is the first Bank of England note to be printed on polymer, a thin
How to get your hands on the new plastic £5 note for the first time
chroniclelive / Posted 4 hours ago
in June and is the first Bank of England note to be printed on polymer, a thin flexible plastic. The note will feature Sir Winston Churchill and is said to be cleaner, safer and stronger than its paper counterpart. The new material is resistant to... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Elevator Pitch: Employment Heroin the modern workplace. What’s the best piece of business advice you’ve ever
Elevator Pitch: Employment Hero
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
in the modern workplace. What’s the best piece of business advice you’ve ever received? I think my favourite one is from Winston Churchill, “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” I came across it a while ago when I visited the Churchill War... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 26United Kingdom's July 5 general election are announced, with the Labour Party w
July 26
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 hours ago
United Kingdom's July 5 general election are announced, with the Labour Party winning by a landslide, officially removing Winston Churchill as prime minister, although he would continue to wield power as the leader of the country's opposition... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historya conviction against John T. Scopes for teaching Darwin’s Theory of Evolution,
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
a conviction against John T. Scopes for teaching Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, the verdict was later overturned.) In 1945, Winston Churchill resigned as Britain’s prime minister after his Conservatives were soundly defeated by the Labor Party. In... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryDeclaration warned Imperial Japan to unconditionally surrender, or face "prompt
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 hours ago
Declaration warned Imperial Japan to unconditionally surrender, or face "prompt and utter destruction." The same day, Winston Churchill resigned as Britain's prime minister after his Conservatives were soundly defeated by the Labour Party;... Read more
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The New Statesman
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule todayvoted in favour of gay marriage, helped devolve power to cities, and made a spl
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule today
The New Statesman / Posted 12 hours ago
voted in favour of gay marriage, helped devolve power to cities, and made a splash by arguing that Polly Toynbee, not Winston Churchill, should set the Conservative agenda. Yet can this Middlesbrough-born son of a milkman succeed in growing a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Quest for common groundwe shouldn’t use that freedom as an excuse to demean and ignore the views of ot
Quest for common ground
The Daily Comet / Posted 20 hours ago
we shouldn’t use that freedom as an excuse to demean and ignore the views of others when we disagree with their position. Winston Churchill said, “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince William reveals son George got 'too many' birthday giftsbut he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after
Prince William reveals son George got 'too many' birthday gifts
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
but he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after George's birth. 'He looks like a young Winston Churchill' - Prince Harry. 'He's a very dear boy and he's brought a lot of pleasure and fun for all of us, the whole... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
English cricket must reach out and touch its publicin the 19th century by former pupils at Harrow public school. The most strikin
English cricket must reach out and touch its public
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
in the 19th century by former pupils at Harrow public school. The most striking omission among Tory grandees, though, is Winston Churchill, who never bothered much with cricket. It has been suggested, half-seriously, that he never forgave the Old... Read more
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Londonist
Things To Do Today In London: Monday 25 July 2016of the world's greatest literary figures: Arthur Conan Doyle, EM Forster, Harol
Things To Do Today In London: Monday 25 July 2016
Londonist / Posted yesterday
of the world's greatest literary figures: Arthur Conan Doyle, EM Forster, Harold Pinter, Rudyard Kipling, Laurence Olivier, Winston Churchill: you name it, they've been through the doors. Normally only open to members, the Library runs occasional... Read more
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So Bad So Good
20 Fascinating Photos That Capture History As You've Never Seen It Beforewith her pet fawn, Beverly Hills, 1958.16. Dior models walking the streets of M
20 Fascinating Photos That Capture History As You've Never Seen It Before
So Bad So Good / Posted 2 days ago
with her pet fawn, Beverly Hills, 1958.16. Dior models walking the streets of Moscow, 1956.17. A Frenchman gives a light to Winston Churchill, 1944.18. A smoking break during the construction of the RCA building, 1932.19. Coca-Cola arrives in... Read more
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Torontoist
The Origin of "Toronto's Cops are Tops"death prompted an emergency city council debate the next day over a long-contes
The Origin of "Toronto's Cops are Tops"
Torontoist / Posted 2 days ago
death prompted an emergency city council debate the next day over a long-contested police radio tower planned for Sir Winston Churchill Park at Spadina and St. Clair. For several years the tower had bounced around the OMB—police claimed it was... Read more
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Mashable
A guide to the baffling first 30 days of post-Brexit vote Britaina part-Kenyan's "ancestral dislike for the British empire," while claiming untr
A guide to the baffling first 30 days of post-Brexit vote Britain
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
a part-Kenyan's "ancestral dislike for the British empire," while claiming untruthfully at the time that he didn't want a [Winston] Churchill bust in the White House. You've described a possible future US president Hilary Clinton as someone with... Read more
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The Border Mail
Outrage over Kruger views misses pointWINSTON Churchill once said that democracy was the worst form of government, ex
Outrage over Kruger views misses point
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
WINSTON Churchill once said that democracy was the worst form of government, except for all the others we know. Apparently he was using someone else’s words, but most of us would probably agree with them. One of the basic tenets of democracy is the... Read more
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Daily Mail
How three fake cottages and an ice cream shop helped defeat the Naziswould have run out fuel, Dwight Eisenhower, then head of United States Army sai
How three fake cottages and an ice cream shop helped defeat the Nazis
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
would have run out fuel, Dwight Eisenhower, then head of United States Army said afterwards, while British Prime Minister Winston Churchill called Operation PLUTO 'a wholly British achievement and a piece of amphibious engineering skills of which... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The danger of Trump's NATO commentsin ISAF in the fights we asked them to join, but they did so willingly. That's
The danger of Trump's NATO comments
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
in ISAF in the fights we asked them to join, but they did so willingly. That's what you do when you're in an alliance. As Winston Churchill said, "There is at least one thing worse than fighting with allies -- and that is to fight without them."... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
The danger of Trump's NATO commentsin ISAF in the fights we asked them to join, but they did so willingly. That's
The danger of Trump's NATO comments
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
in ISAF in the fights we asked them to join, but they did so willingly. That's what you do when you're in an alliance. As Winston Churchill said, "There is at least one thing worse than fighting with allies -- and that is to fight without them."... Read more
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The Examiner
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlierearly test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam wi
At Potsdam, Truman remembered the failures a generation earlier
The Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
early test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam with Soviet leader Joseph Stalin and Britain’s Winston Churchill. The Allies had their differences of opinion and had different interests, but historian Michael S. Neiberg... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UKMark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate crimes.med
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UK
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Mark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate crimes.media_cameraAn EU balloon is attached to the Winston Churchill statue in Parliament Square, London. Picture: AFP/Niklas Halle’n “Clearly any hate crime is unacceptable... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Junior golf tourA couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good.
Junior golf tour
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
A couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good. The former Sir Winston Churchill student has spent the last two years in Myrtle Beach with his grandparents, Shirley and Dave Buck, honing his golfing skills and this... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Junior golf tourA couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good.
Junior golf tour
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
A couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good. The former Sir Winston Churchill student has spent the last two years in Myrtle Beach with his grandparents, Shirley and Dave Buck, honing his golfing skills and this... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Junior golf tourA couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good.
Junior golf tour
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
A couple of years down south appears to have done Jake Dupuis a world of good. The former Sir Winston Churchill student has spent the last two years in Myrtle Beach with his grandparents, Shirley and Dave Buck, honing his golfing skills and this... Read more
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News.com.au
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UKto fall,” Mark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UK
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
to fall,” Mark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate crimes. An EU balloon is attached to the Winston Churchill statue in Parliament Square, London. Picture: AFP/Niklas Halle’nSource:AFP “Clearly any hate crime is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UKMark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate crimes.med
Post-Brexit hate crimes rise in UK
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Mark Hamilton, the National Police Chiefs’ Council spokesman on hate crimes.media_cameraAn EU balloon is attached to the Winston Churchill statue in Parliament Square, London. Picture: AFP/Niklas Halle’n “Clearly any hate crime is unacceptable... Read more
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express
Sir Winston Churchill letter to woman who turned down his marriage proposal sells for £9k A LETTER Sir Winston Churchill wrote to a society beauty after she turned dow
Sir Winston Churchill letter to woman who turned down his marriage proposal sells for £9k
express / Posted 3 days ago
A LETTER Sir Winston Churchill wrote to a society beauty after she turned down his wedding proposal for constantly talking about POLITICS has sold for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mark Carney has seeded a revolution by embracing fintecha group of leading blockchain stakeholders. Other central banks must also step
Mark Carney has seeded a revolution by embracing fintech
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
a group of leading blockchain stakeholders. Other central banks must also step up. Deeper collaboration and decisive action – not white papers – will bring about change. To paraphrase Winston Churchill: Never let a good currency crisis go to w... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate and William accused of 'irresponsible animal cruelty' over photobut he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after
Kate and William accused of 'irresponsible animal cruelty' over photo
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
but he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after George's birth. 'He looks like a young Winston Churchill' - Prince Harry. 'He's a very dear boy and he's brought a lot of pleasure and fun for all of us, the whole... Read more
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Daily Mail
Happy birthday, Prince George!but he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after
Happy birthday, Prince George!
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
but he's doing very well at the moment' - William in his first interview after George's birth. 'He looks like a young Winston Churchill' - Prince Harry. 'He's a very dear boy and he's brought a lot of pleasure and fun for all of us, the whole... Read more
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Aljazeera
Europe must remain firm on sanctions against Russiahow quickly many European countries have forgotten what Russia has done to Ukra
Europe must remain firm on sanctions against Russia
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
how quickly many European countries have forgotten what Russia has done to Ukraine and how they could be next. As Winston Churchill once said: "An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last." Luke Coffey is a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Churchill's love letter soldA letter written by Winston Churchill to society beauty Muriel Wilson after she
Churchill's love letter sold
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A letter written by Winston Churchill to society beauty Muriel Wilson after she rejected his marriage proposal, has been sold for more than £9,000. It is understood Miss Wilson spurned the war leader, who was born at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock,... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Torrance in America: Donald Trump pulls off perfect pantomimea degree of momentum. Throughout it all the candidate maintained his military c
David Torrance in America: Donald Trump pulls off perfect pantomime
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
a degree of momentum. Throughout it all the candidate maintained his military composure, chin extended and lips pursed like Winston Churchill. Depicting himself both as an insider (“nobody knows the system better than me”) and champion of the... Read more
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The Examiner
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders todayearly test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam wi
Author: Truman faced similar problems as leaders today
The Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
early test came that summer when he sat down in the Berlin suburb of Potsdam with Soviet leader Joseph Stalin and Britain’s Winston Churchill. The Allies had their differences of opinion and had different interests, but historian Michael S. Neiberg... Read more
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Zero Hedge
RNC Day 4: Trump's Big Night To "Make America One Again"to keep up, we too need to move and adapt or be lost in the black hole of entre
RNC Day 4: Trump's Big Night To "Make America One Again"
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
to keep up, we too need to move and adapt or be lost in the black hole of entrenchment and entitlement. Many decades ago, Winston Churchill wrote a series of essays predicting the ever more dizzying pace of change in the modern world. It could not... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A fit of absence of mind?harsh things to say in his book about British difficulties with continental Eur
A fit of absence of mind?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
harsh things to say in his book about British difficulties with continental European economic and political integration. Winston Churchill was British prime minister from 1951 to 1955 at a time when Belgium, France, the then West Germany, Italy,... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Any offers for Titanic keys or Churchill’s hat? « Jersey Evening PostLAWRENCE of Arabia’s headscarf, a Stetson owned by Sir Winston Churchill and a
Any offers for Titanic keys or Churchill’s hat? « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 4 days ago
LAWRENCE of Arabia’s headscarf, a Stetson owned by Sir Winston Churchill and a set of keys from the Titanic are among the eclectic items being put up for auction by Jersey collector David Gainsborough Roberts, it has been revealed. The Islander is... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Keys to doomed Titanic and Lawrence of Arabia's headscarf up for sale at Christie's Out of the Ordinary auctionLawrence of Arabia’s headscarf, a Stetson owned by Sir Winston Churchill and a
Keys to doomed Titanic and Lawrence of Arabia's headscarf up for sale at Christie's Out of the Ordinary auction
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
Lawrence of Arabia’s headscarf, a Stetson owned by Sir Winston Churchill and a set of keys from the Titanic are among the eclectic items on sale at Christie’s Out of the Ordinary auction. Around 100 curios that have been amassed over 40 years by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Sky Should Not Be the Limit for Africansleaders will not act as if it is business as usual. We are better than that. W
The Sky Should Not Be the Limit for Africans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
leaders will not act as if it is business as usual. We are better than that. We cannot continue to drag our feet. And, as Winston Churchill once remarked, however beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results. Our results... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Keys to doomed Titanic and Lawrence of Arabia's headscarf up for sale at Christie's Out of the Ordinary auctionOut of the Ordinary auction Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 07:01 am Lawrence of Ar
Keys to doomed Titanic and Lawrence of Arabia's headscarf up for sale at Christie's Out of the Ordinary auction
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
Out of the Ordinary auction Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 07:01 am Lawrence of Arabia’s headscarf, a Stetson owned by Sir Winston Churchill and a set of keys from the Titanic are among the eclectic items on sale at Christie’s Out of the Ordinary... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Angry Texans storm out after Trump interrupts Ted Cruz convention speechprinciples, others their principles for the sake of their party," Cruz supporte
Angry Texans storm out after Trump interrupts Ted Cruz convention speech
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
principles, others their principles for the sake of their party," Cruz supporter Deborah Kelting of Houston said, quoting Winston Churchill. "I'm going to vote my conscience." Chris Carmona, also of Houston, was angered that Trump entered the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Conventional 
speech: Conventional 
speech Use this speech generator to create you own pbecome immortal. Heroes are remembered or forgotten. But how to craft a speech
Conventional 
speech: Conventional 
speech Use this speech generator to create you own p
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
become immortal. Heroes are remembered or forgotten. But how to craft a speech for the ages? No less an authority than Winston Churchill advised the future King Edward VIII, “If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Look out world, here comes BorisU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. During the Brexit debate, for example, upo
Look out world, here comes Boris
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. During the Brexit debate, for example, upon hearing Barack Obama had removed a bust of Winston Churchill from the Oval Office, Johnson responded by saying, “Some said it was a snub to Britain. Some said it was a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Trump the wrong choiceliar, and someone whose ludicrous positions and policies are whatever pops into
Trump the wrong choice
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
liar, and someone whose ludicrous positions and policies are whatever pops into his head. To tweak something once said by Winston Churchill, and contrary to Mr. Zane’s opinion, the best argument against Donald Trump is to have a five-minute... Read more
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CNBC
London’s first $200M apartment? Property next to Buckingham Palace for salepiece of British history, as well as prime property. The residences saw great p
London’s first $200M apartment? Property next to Buckingham Palace for sale
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
piece of British history, as well as prime property. The residences saw great political and naval leaders including Sir Winston Churchill, Lord Mountbatten, Lord Carrington and Lord Hailsham live and work. Each residence comprises several... Read more
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Daily Mirror
London flat which for £150million buys you the Queen as a neighbourArch is 15,000sq ft big - and boasts 12 bedrooms and just as many bathrooms. P
London flat which for £150million buys you the Queen as a neighbour
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Arch is 15,000sq ft big - and boasts 12 bedrooms and just as many bathrooms. Previous inhabitants include former PM Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten - while author Ian Fleming worked there while coming up with the ideas for James... Read more
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Daily Mirror
See inside London flat which for £150million buys you the Queen as a neighbourArch is 15,000sq ft big - and boasts 12 bedrooms and just as many bathrooms. P
See inside London flat which for £150million buys you the Queen as a neighbour
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Arch is 15,000sq ft big - and boasts 12 bedrooms and just as many bathrooms. Previous inhabitants include former PM Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten - while author Ian Fleming worked there while coming up with the ideas for James... Read more
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Quartz
Brexit is the UK’s version of a corporate turnaroundfor purpose overpowered their want of profit. It is in this spirit that Brexite
Brexit is the UK’s version of a corporate turnaround
Quartz / Posted 6 days ago
for purpose overpowered their want of profit. It is in this spirit that Brexiteers employed the words of a national icon, Winston Churchill, to support their cause: “We have our own dream and our own task. We are with Europe, but not of it. We are... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Carleton Varney: High tech is still on the design scenein New York City. Much later, my friend, Edwina Sandys, known to many Palm Beac
Carleton Varney: High tech is still on the design scene
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
in New York City. Much later, my friend, Edwina Sandys, known to many Palm Beachers as an artist and granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill, incorporated a truss from the fallen Twin Towers into a sculpture she executed for the grounds of the U.S.... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton’s lying is the behavior of a sociopathObama for “the part-Kenyan president’s ancestral dislike of the British Empire.
Hillary Clinton’s lying is the behavior of a sociopath
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Obama for “the part-Kenyan president’s ancestral dislike of the British Empire.” Mr. Obama had ordered that a bust of Winston Churchill be removed from the White House, even though the British statesman was part-American. That was rich. Or... Read more
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11 News Houston
Former White House speechwriter weighs in on Trump scandalto the 2008 Democratic Convention. The Trump campaign denies any plagiarism to
Former White House speechwriter weighs in on Trump scandal
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
to the 2008 Democratic Convention. The Trump campaign denies any plagiarism took place. Gordon says John F. Kennedy, Winston Churchill and even Abraham Lincoln borrowed ideas or phrases from other writers. It's one thing to use a common... Read more
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