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Feb 22 2017

What, me worry?

Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble. – George Washington George Washington, American general and First President of the United States, a Virginian of course, was born on this day in 1732 (died 1799). It’s easy to say “don’t worry.” Scripture tell us not to worry. Songs tell us not to worry. …

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Feb 20 2017

On President’s Day

Norman Rockwell’s Freedom of Speech, the first of the Four Freedoms series, appeared on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post on this day in 1943. Based on remarks in President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1941 State of the Union Address, the four freedoms referenced were Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and …

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