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December 5, 2018 0

“The Lure of Falconry” and “Christmas in Colonial America” in Reliving History (Winter 2018)

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Reliving History Magazine Subscriptions Check out the Winter 2018 Issue of Reliving History magazine featuring my articles on falconry and Christmas in colonial America.  Click here to subscribe!  The historical record suggests that not only did falconry affect the development...

November 30, 2018 0

And in Science News…

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Trump is skeptical of climate change report because of his 'high levels of intelligence'

November 22, 2018 0

Saints and Strangers: The First Thanksgiving

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"In those days, the English really needed to rely on us and, yes, they were polite as best they could...

November 4, 2018 0

Great Moments of the 21st Century: John McCain, November 4, 2008

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John McCain was a leader of extraordinary character. This speech highlights some of the reasons why he should continue to...

October 31, 2018 0

The Refugee Caravan: Fearing Immigrants in the Age of Trump

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Realistically, your chance of being killed by one of the law enforcement agents being sent to face the refugees is...

October 8, 2018 0

“Among The Americans” by 10,000 Maniacs

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"Gone the way of flesh, turned pale and died, by your god's decree, for He hated me."

October 3, 2018 0

The European Witch Craze in the Early Modern Era

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"Catholic & Protestant officials focused witch trial activity in religious battlegrounds during the Reformation to attract the loyalty of undecided...

Politics

November 4, 2018 0

Great Moments of the 21st Century: John McCain, November 4, 2008

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John McCain was a leader of extraordinary character. This speech highlights some of the reasons why he should continue to command our respect and attention.

November 2, 2018 0

Millennials Spot “Fake News” Better Than Baby Boomers

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Young people should question their elders mainly because millennials are better able than older generations to distinguish facts from opinions.

October 31, 2018 0

The Refugee Caravan: Fearing Immigrants in the Age of Trump

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Realistically, your chance of being killed by one of the law enforcement agents being sent to face the refugees is...

October 30, 2018 1

It Is Time to Start Calling White Nationalism What It Is- Terrorism: AN UPDATE

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The smartest thing to do is to detain all of the white nationalists and people associated with white nationalism, as...

October 29, 2018 0

Hope in the Heartland: Is Sharice Davids the Next Political Star?

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“Trump and the Republicans in Washington don’t give a damn about anyone like me or anyone that doesn’t think like...

October 26, 2018 0

HimToo Makes No Sense But Reveals So Much

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Let’s hope we can find a way to stop lightning from striking people dead. But, I would much prefer that...

October 11, 2018 0

“Is Ted Cruz ‘Tough As Texas’?”

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“Or you drag their ass out by the woodshed and kick their ass, Ted. Come on, Ted."

Global

October 3, 2018 0

Why Has the Ronaldo Rape Allegation Been Met with Such Tepid Coverage?

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"Millions of people want to hear from Cristiano Ronaldo. Far fewer want to hear from Kathryn Mayorga."

September 30, 2018 0

Ronald Reagan on Free Trade

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"The expansion of the international economy is not a foreign invasion; it is an American triumph."

September 17, 2018 0

America’s Global Image: Not Great, Again

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Donald Trump is not making America great again. In fact, global respect for the US has rarely been worse.

August 24, 2018 0

US Presidents and the Nobel Peace Prize

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"Three US presidents, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Barack Obama, were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize while serving in office....

August 4, 2018 0

Stonehenge Was Built By Welsh Migrants, New Study Claims

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"The new study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, shows that both people and materials were flowing between areas around...

August 3, 2018 0

“Internal Documents Show How Trump Administration Misled Public on Poverty” from Foreign Policy

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“But according to internal State Department emails and a document obtained by Foreign Policy and Coda Story, a nonprofit crisis...

August 3, 2018 0

“The U.S. Needs a Russia Strategy Now More Than Ever” by Michael McFaul

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"In the face of a growing Russian threat to the interests of the United States at home and around the...

Music

December 11, 2018 0

“Fade Away” by Chris Isaac

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"For me there was no sunshine, for me there was no rain. For me until I meet you, every day was the same."

December 10, 2018 0

“I’m Not Down” by The Clash

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"I've been beat up. I've been thrown out, but I'm not down. I'm not down. I've been shown up, but...

December 9, 2018 0

“Aboard My Train” by Kevin Morby

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"I have loved many faces, many places. All aboard my train but depart at different stations."

December 8, 2018 0

“Come to This” by the Sleepy Jackson

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"Keep your mind clean. Let the lying lips be put to silence. Lord, I don't know how it has come...

December 7, 2018 0

“Up All Night” by Drake (featuring Nicki Minaj)

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"I'm about whatever man. Fuck what they be talking about, they opinion doesn't count. We the only thing that matters."

December 6, 2018 0

“Carnival” by Natalie Merchant

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"Have I been wrong, have I been wise to shut my eyes and play along? Hypnotized, paralyzed by what my...

December 5, 2018 0

“Karma Police” by Radiohead

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"For a minute there I lost myself, I lost myself."

Humor

November 30, 2018 0

And in Science News…

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Trump is skeptical of climate change report because of his 'high levels of intelligence'

November 22, 2018 0

Saints and Strangers: The First Thanksgiving

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"In those days, the English really needed to rely on us and, yes, they were polite as best they could...

October 30, 2018 1

It Is Time to Start Calling White Nationalism What It Is- Terrorism: AN UPDATE

By celmoreblog

The smartest thing to do is to detain all of the white nationalists and people associated with white nationalism, as...

October 11, 2018 0

“Is Ted Cruz ‘Tough As Texas’?”

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“Or you drag their ass out by the woodshed and kick their ass, Ted. Come on, Ted."

October 7, 2018 0

Feel Good Sports Story of the Day, Playoff Edition

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That is a video of a Yankees fan throwing beer at a very sad A’s fan. That poor fan was...

September 21, 2018 1

Taking Back the Confederacy: Next Stop Hawaii

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Given the ongoing controversy surrounding the status of Confederate monuments and the efforts to remove them from public places, it...

September 9, 2018 0

Trump Couldn’t Have Been Elected President if He Was Stupid, Could He?

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Trump discusses topics so that the people, like him, who don't understand them at all, can also pretend to understand...

Sports

October 7, 2018 0

Feel Good Sports Story of the Day, Playoff Edition

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That is a video of a Yankees fan throwing beer at a very sad A’s fan. That poor fan was sad before he got covered in beer, and then got sadder after he was doused.

October 3, 2018 0

Why Has the Ronaldo Rape Allegation Been Met with Such Tepid Coverage?

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"Millions of people want to hear from Cristiano Ronaldo. Far fewer want to hear from Kathryn Mayorga."

August 21, 2018 0

Best Baseball Manager Ejection: Wally Backman Playing for Peanuts

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Baseball manager Wally Backman gets thrown out of the game for defending his player in one of the most bizarre...

June 11, 2018 0

Feel Good Sports Story of the Day

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"Our friendship is more important than just the silly outcome of a game. I had to make sure he knew...

February 22, 2018 0

Jessie Diggins Team Ski Sprint

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“They’re all completely gassed, they’ve given it everything on the klarbo-bakken!”

February 21, 2018 0

“Good Dope” by Future

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The Olympic Athletes from Russia have announced that they will be using Future’s “Good Dope” as their national anthem for...

December 10, 2017 0

Epic Baseball Slides

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“He scores. He is hurt.”

Culture

December 5, 2018 0

“The Lure of Falconry” and “Christmas in Colonial America” in Reliving History (Winter 2018)

By celmoreblog

Reliving History Magazine Subscriptions Check out the Winter 2018 Issue of Reliving History magazine featuring my articles on falconry and Christmas in colonial America.  Click here to subscribe!  The historical record suggests that not only did falconry affect the development...

November 22, 2018 0

Saints and Strangers: The First Thanksgiving

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"In those days, the English really needed to rely on us and, yes, they were polite as best they could...

October 26, 2018 0

HimToo Makes No Sense But Reveals So Much

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Let’s hope we can find a way to stop lightning from striking people dead. But, I would much prefer that...

October 24, 2018 0

The New York Women’s Foundation Combats Inequality

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Inequality will not disappear overnight. It probably won’t disappear at all. But, this does not mean that we must accept...

October 12, 2018 0

“What It Feels Like For a Girl” by Madonna

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"But for a boy to look like a girl is degrading 'cause you think that being a girl is degrading....

October 3, 2018 0

The European Witch Craze in the Early Modern Era

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"Catholic & Protestant officials focused witch trial activity in religious battlegrounds during the Reformation to attract the loyalty of undecided...

October 3, 2018 0

Donald Trump is a Misogynist*

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*mi·sog·y·nist: noun, a person who dislikes, despises, or is strongly prejudiced against women; synonym:woman-hater

Philosophy

April 24, 2018 0

“A Masque of Mercy” by Robert Frost (excerpt)

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As if I asked for one more chance myself to learn to say, "Nothing can make injustice just but mercy."

April 24, 2018 0

“At Last” by Neko Case

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"I own every bell that tolls me."

February 12, 2018 0

“Relevant” by Emma Stone from Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

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"You’re doing this because you’re scared to death - like the rest of us - that you don’t matter. And...

February 9, 2018 0
December 17, 2017 0

“Standing in the Shower Thinking” by Jane’s Addiction

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“Standing in the shower thinking about what makes a man an outlaw or a leader. I’m thinking about power.”

October 2, 2017 0

“Old Men Die” from True Detective

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"So you're telling me the world isn't getting worse? I've seen kids today, all in black, wearing makeup, shit on...

September 22, 2017 0

“History Is Not There To Be Liked: On Historical Memory, Real and Fake” by Jason Steinhauer (Foreign Policy Research Institute)

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A myth is a story that people tell themselves about their past. Edith Hamilton described mythology as an explanation of...

Drink Ocean

March 22, 2018 0

Are Children Addicted to Mobile Devices? The Answer is Probably Yes

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If you are under 18, you are a digital native in a world where mobile devices are an essential part of your daily landscape.  You probably cannot imagine living without them.  You are very possibly addicted to mobile devices.

March 9, 2018 0

The #MeToo Movement and International Women’s Day

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The #MeToo Movement is going global.  #MeToo and International Women’s Day came together this week to make global headlines.

New York Gal

December 11, 2018 0

“Fade Away” by Chris Isaac

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"For me there was no sunshine, for me there was no rain. For me until I meet you, every day was the same."

December 10, 2018 0

“I’m Not Down” by The Clash

By celmoreblog

"I've been beat up. I've been thrown out, but I'm not down. I'm not down. I've been shown up, but...

December 9, 2018 0

“Aboard My Train” by Kevin Morby

By celmoreblog

"I have loved many faces, many places. All aboard my train but depart at different stations."

December 8, 2018 0

“Come to This” by the Sleepy Jackson

By celmoreblog

"Keep your mind clean. Let the lying lips be put to silence. Lord, I don't know how it has come...

December 7, 2018 0

“Up All Night” by Drake (featuring Nicki Minaj)

By celmoreblog

"I'm about whatever man. Fuck what they be talking about, they opinion doesn't count. We the only thing that matters."

December 6, 2018 0

“Carnival” by Natalie Merchant

By celmoreblog

"Have I been wrong, have I been wise to shut my eyes and play along? Hypnotized, paralyzed by what my...

December 5, 2018 0

“The Lure of Falconry” and “Christmas in Colonial America” in Reliving History (Winter 2018)

By celmoreblog

Reliving History Magazine Subscriptions Check out the Winter 2018 Issue of Reliving History magazine featuring my articles on falconry and...

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