Tag Archive: On this day in history

Sep 19 2017

By George, you have to make the time…

  So long, and thanks for all the fish. On this date in 1796, George Washington’s Farewell Address was printed across the country as an open letter to the public. That is not a direct quote. You could say it’s #fakenews. You could, but I hope you won’t. After all, the real news is bad …

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Aug 31 2017

For what it’s worth

  I’m proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money. American radio and television host, Arthur Godfrey, was born on this day in 1903 (died 1983).   I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. The government takes too much …

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