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From the Editor

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July 6, 2010
From the Editor

Follow October 13, 1958   Our family has few heirlooms, most of which no one else would consider of value.  I have just packed away a photo of my father, standing in front of one of his paintings.  I am sending it to Caroline, my younger sister.  Her name is written...
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Did You Know?

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July 6, 2010

Follow With the exception of the Bible, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra’s Man of La Mancha has been translated into more languages than any other book!  It is undoubtedly, the finest piece of Spanish fiction ever written, credited as the first modern novel, in any language, and considered by many to be...
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From the Editor

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June 24, 2010
From the Editor

Follow The General and The President “I am closing my 52 years of military service. When I joined the Army, even before the turn of the century, it was the fulfillment of all of my boyish hopes and dreams. The world has turned over many times since I took the oath...
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Did You Know?

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June 23, 2010

Follow There are over 40 calendars used in the world today.  In the Western World, we use the Gregorian calendar.  In 1582, Pope Gregory XIII, issued a papal bull to correct the Julian calendar, which was created by Julius Caesar in 46 B.C., inspired by the Jewish and Egyptian calendars.  Caesar,...
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From the Editor

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June 9, 2010
From the Editor

Follow           Legacy   “But in the Lord all the descendants of Israel will be found righteous and will exult.” ~ Isaiah 45:25 ~   “Israel is the only UN member not permitted to stand for election to the full range of UN bodies. So while membership of the UN Human...
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Oil

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June 9, 2010

Follow   “When asked why BP did not have containment systems on standby in case of a leak, BP spokesman Robert Wine said there was no reason to think an accident on this scale was likely.” “It’s unprecedented,” he said. “That’s why these caps weren’t there before.” http://www.foxnews.com/us/2010/06/09/bp-changes-oil-containment-time-prediction/             Fifty-one days...
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Film’s Recommended by Marcial

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May 29, 2010

Follow     This is a trading world and men, women and children, who cannot live on gravity alone, need something to satisfy their gayer, lighter moods and hours, and he who ministers to this want is in a business established by the Author of our nature.  If he worthily fulfills...
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From the Editor

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May 20, 2010
From the Editor

Follow           Books and  Violence              When I was a child, I always felt intellectually inferior to my sisters.  My sisters both read a great deal, they were especially fond of Little Women and Gone with the Wind, neither of which I had any interest in reading.  (Though oddly, I...
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From the Editor

From the Editor

Follow “I am now going to be able to vote!” When I first asked Marcial, how he felt about becoming an American citizen, he warmly smiled and said: Great!  I am now going to be able to vote!  It was, of course, the perfect answer. Yesterday, we had the privilege of...
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Connected

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April 26, 2010
Connected

Follow “If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself, but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer defeat.” ~ Sun Tsu ~ The Art of War Web 2.0 Web 2.0 technology, have you...
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