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Barack Obama and Benjamin Franklin: The Choice

Barack Obama said it recently: Barack Obama discussed the idea of that choice in pledges he made in 2007 and then in 2008. As a candidate, many years closer to the attacks of September 11 2001, Barack Obama told us that we should reject the

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Foods are Proof that God Wants Us to Be… What?

If you ever visit the historical sites of Boston or Philadelphia, you’ll notice t-shirts and buttons for sale at just about every available souvenir stand, referencing Benjamin Franklin’s quote, “Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” Made by historically-minded

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The Ballad of Rod Blagojevich (Music Video Minute)

To the tune of “They’re Always in the Way” (aka “Father’s Whiskers”): My name is Rodney Blago I head up Illinois I don’t mind all the power But the laws get me annoyed Oh, they’re always in the way And only chumps obey Those laws

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?