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Cal Thomas: Winston Churchill - a man for all times

...LONDON - It is an old debating point: Do the times make the man, or does the man make the times? In the case of Winston Churchill, whose death 50 years ago Saturday the British are remembering with more than nostalgia, it is both.The times...
Op-ed: Same-sex marriage is only the beginning not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning."What Winston Churchill said in 1942 following a British military victory in North Africa might also be said about Friday's narrow 5-4...
Voices of the Peninsula: New administration can make government work for Alaskans

...proof, look at the tidal wave of outside corporate money we saw flooding our TV's and airwaves last election.Winston Churchill is credited with the now famous quote that "democracy is the worst form of government, except for all the rest...
The collapse of Obama's foreign policy no longer the kind of factor that we've seen it being over the last several months."Put to the rhythms of Winston Churchill's famous call to arms in Parliament in June 1940, the Obama posture is, "We shall degrade you, we shall lessen...
The callow president

...mockery.The man who once promised to transcend political divisions is an expert at the stinging partisan jab. What Winston Churchill was to thundering statements of resolve, he is to snotty put-downs.During the 2012 campaign, he hit Republican...
Ad about Sullivan mischaracterizes HB77

...he opposes a bill related to permitting that was supported by his senate opponent, it reminds me of a quote from Winston Churchill, "A lie gets half way around the world before the truth has a chance to put its pants on." I hope Alaska hunters...
After talking the talk, Ted Cruz wins

...way to doing the same with nearly every Republican. Soon, it will be almost a clean sweep.He is, to paraphrase Winston Churchill's quip about Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, a bull who carries a china shop with him. He had barely begun...
Welcome to Homecoming II

...stanzas, little did she know they would be passed down in history to be sung at the funerals of such individuals as Winston Churchill, Robert Kennedy and Ronald Reagan. And yet today, we still carry these words in our minds and hearts as we proclaim...
Everyone's a critic - and that can be a good thing

...defensive and angry. Why would they yell at me? Nothing happened! I was scared and so I took it out on them.Winston Churchill said, "Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human...
Volunteers appreciated

...Dana Hallet, Jake Harris, Larry Hull, Vanessa Johnson, Tywla Mundy, Terrance VanWinkle and John Webster. Winston Churchill once said, ?We make a living by what we do, but we make a life by what we give.? Mary Bell AmeriCorps member...


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