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Grim anniversaries approaching

...000. His descriptions of the survivors of the blast were more horrible than any thing I can imagine. I suspect President Truman had no idea of the death, suffering and destruction he would unleash by his decision to use atomic bombs on Japan. Fortunately...
Op-ed: Jimmy Carter's peace

...prepared. Even his political opponents should celebrate the good he has done, and especially in following the example of Harry Truman, who also did not cash in on the presidency after leaving office. As Carter approaches not the end, but a new beginning...
Small is sometimes better in the vegetable world

Truman Capote famously told friends that the very wealthy eat better vegetables - tiny ones. So there's another plus for gardening...
Cal Thomas: The rhetoric and the record of Mario Cuomo

...This is boilerplate Democratic rhetoric we've heard since the days of Franklin Roosevelt. After Democrats Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, Clinton and Obama, are fewer families in trouble? Are there fewer poor people, especially...
Rich Lowry: Obama's Cuban olive branch

...idea of burnishing his legacy is to clinch deals with his country's enemies.Who helped negotiate the one with Cuba? Harry Truman had Dean Acheson. Richard Nixon had Henry Kissinger. Barack Obama has Ben Rhodes, the deputy national-security adviser...

...The network agreed to donate props, including a pill bottle and flask, a sign from "Grace Adler Interior Design" and Will Truman's framed college diploma.Kohan told The Associated Press that the Smithsonian's interest in the show featuring gay principal...
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Bob Franken: Words backward

...Friend." That extends far beyond the Capitol. If anyone calls you his or her "friend," watch your back. Even though Harry Truman said, "If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog," don't even count on the puppies. There's nothing new about...

...integrated restaurants when he was growing up. And it's a must-stop for politicians, having hosted everyone from Harry Truman to Sarah Palin to Barack Obama.Bryant's has also long been a favorite among baseball fans. Municipal Stadium, which was...
Democrats gear up for party convention in Nome

...Democratic nod.The convention also features a "strategic communications workshop" with the Washington, D.C.-based The Truman Project. Party spokesman Zack Fields said that will provide a training opportunity for volunteers and focus on things like...
Mrs. Florenia E. Dolosa Ernacio

...Macabuag of Kenai, Donna Post of Forest Park, Illinois; grandson, Ace Colat of Manila, Philippines, great-grandson, Truman Post of Forest Park, Illinois; nephew, Benny Ernacio of Anchorage, Alaska and numerous nieces and nephews all of the Philippines...


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