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Liberalism is the transformation
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You have your way. I have my way. As
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the only way, it does not exist.




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August 25, 1604 - Galileo demonstrates first telescope

August 25, 1814 - British troops sack Washington DC and set fire to the White House
So basically the occupants of the White House had 210 year old technology available to see problems coming and failed.

They have learned nothing.

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No God! no problem ....... Behold my Golden-Calf..... there that should hold them back, untill we can come up with a better idea.
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I bow to the golden calf.


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So basically the occupants of the White House had 210 year old technology available to see problems coming and failed.

They have learned nothing.
Nah, I just happened to read the "On This Day In History" column in the morning paper yesterday and was happy to have an outlet for useless but surprisingly apropos facts.
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