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Poverty

…from the quills of the dead white poets Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784) Has heaven reserv’d, in pity to the poor, No pathless waste, or undiscover’d shore? No secret island in the boundless main? No peaceful desert yet unclaim’d by … Continue reading

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The Vanity of Human Wishes

…from the quills of the dead white poets Samuel Johnson (1709 – 1784)  Where then shall Hope and Fear their objects find? Must dull Suspense corrupt the stagnant mind? Must helpless man, in ignorance sedate, Roll darkling down the torrent … Continue reading

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Campaigning Obama Style

Milan Skarka Whether it is the homosexual issues, racism, bigotry, war on women/family or the whole host of other issues the opposition research hit-squads in and out of Obama’s campaign are desperately searching for subjects that are more emotional and … Continue reading

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