The Christmas Truce of 1914

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Dec 252019
For a period that began on Christmas Eve and extended for several days beyond Christmas, British and German troops on the front lines lay down their guns by mutual agreement and celebrated the Christmas holiday together.

Worse than Watergate

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Apr 122019
No matter what we eventually label the ugly effort against the Trump presidency, the odds are strong that the word "gate" will be appended to the phrase.

Can We Talk?

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Apr 052019
My best guess is that roughly half of us don’t care what the other half think or want, or more importantly, what motivates the other half of America to want the things they want.