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Edmund Burke

“To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.” –Edmund Burke, philosopher, born January 12th, 1729 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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Nelson Mandela

“No country can really develop unless its citizens are educated.” –Nelson Mandela, President of South Africa, born July 18th, 1918

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John Ruskin

“The strength and power of a country depends absolutely on the quantity of good men and women in it.” –John Ruskin, writer, born February 8th, 1819

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Veterans Day

Here is an image from 1945 of a group of Airmen smiling as they look out from their bomber.  Happy Veterans Day to all those that have served or are currently serving our country.  Thank you for all that you … Continue reading

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John F. Kennedy

“[A]sk not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.” – John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States, May 29th, 1917 – November 22nd, 1963 Happy Birthday!!

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Eponymous (epon-y-mous)

: the mythical or historical person or thing after which a tribe, city, country etc. is named.   Example: It is a fictionalized biography of the eponymous German actress and singer.

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Old Photo of the Day – A Night in Dublin

A plethora of lights shine brightly throughout the city of Dublin, Ireland in this lively and cinematic-like photo of the country’s capital at night. Image is from 1932. Image from the following source.

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