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Another cheerleader from Texas

August 9, 2011 // 4 Comments

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If Bush fatigue disqualifies Jeb Bush from seeking office, it certainly should disqualify Rick Perry. “Bush on steroids” is putting it mildly. Shallow charisma. Check. Though I doubt most voters would want to have a beer with Perry. [...]

it ran in the family

January 25, 2009 // 2 Comments

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Historians have concluded that Julius Brutus Booth, father of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth, was the author of a letter threatening then-President Andrew Jackson’s life. The letter, which addressed Old Hickory as “You damn’d [...]