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A House Divided

If a house is divided against itself, that house cannot stand.– Mark 3:25 On this day in 1858, Abraham Lincoln delivered his House Divided speech in Springfield, Illinois. The most remembered portion of that speech was this:   A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure, permanently, half slave and …

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Thursday ramblings

What you’re doing is acting with yourself. Well, I’m my favourite actor, so in a way it’s quite straightforward for me. Scottish actor, director, and screenwriter, Peter Capaldi, a.k.a. The Twelfth Doctor, was born on this day in 1958. I admit it’s a little distressing to think that people, including yours truly, initially thought Capaldi …

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