Joseph Addison

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Name: Joseph Addison
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Zak of All Trades: Easter is a time for blossoming hope

This weekend, we will celebrate what may just be one of my favorite holidays in Easter.This week, we asked the children at Mapleview Elementary School what their favorite Easter tradition was, and so many of them had fun answers — from egg hunts to hunting ... [Published Punxsutawney Spirit Online - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Words to live by Andrew Kragie

Every so often a quote changes your life. Much more often, a quote helps shape how you view your life or how you understand the world. Today I share some of my favorite quotes, borrowing another columnist’s idea . I hope one of these quotes offers you ... [Published Duke University Chronicle - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

What the British thought of Hitler in 1922

Extract from a memorandum on Bavaria by Counsellor Joseph Addison, diplomat at the British Embassy in Berlin, November 13 1922:Memorandum respecting BavariaNovember 13, 1922Speculation as to what may or may not occur in the near future in Bavaria is again ... [Published Politicsweb - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Carl Mays: I witnessed hope in action this morning

During an early morning walk in a city park today I saw a man and his chocolate Lab strolling my way. The dog suddenly sprinted from the man’s side and from the paved walkway, dashed across an open grassy area and sprinted toward a large tree. About the ... [Published Mountain Press - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Feb 18 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jottings 11: self-immolators and suicide bombers?

[ by Charles Cameron -- on some aspects of religiously motivated suicide, and I'm not clear why I called this one a jotting, since it's quite long and detailed ] . . I have been taking a couple of online courses on terrorism in recent months, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 18 2014]
First reported Feb 18 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 1 reports

The Favorite Books of All 44 Presidents of the United States

Happy President’s Day! Here’s every US President and their preferred read. AwakenedEye/AwakenedEye George Washington Served: 1789-1797 Book: Cato, a Tragedy by Joseph Addison Many might cite George Washington’s book containing over 100 ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Feb 18 2014]
First reported Feb 17 2014 - Updated Feb 17 2014 - 1 reports

Valley Forge National Historical Park celebrates Washington's birthday

UPPER MERION — The key to looking good at 282 years old is a little-known cupcake recipe patented by Martha Washington, the wife of the first United States President, George Washington.To celebrate George’s birthday and disseminate the age-old age-reversing ... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Feb 17 2014]
First reported Feb 12 2014 - Updated Feb 12 2014 - 1 reports

The inaugural UK Pun Championships will kick off tonight - it's punbelievable that we've never had one before...

Whatever your tolerance for silly one-liners, puns are really groan on us. You could say we are in the grip of a global pun-demic. Indeed, if the pun is to wordplay, as William Safire, the late New York Times writer said, "what dominatrix sex is to foreplay ... [Published The Independent - Feb 12 2014]
First reported Jan 25 2014 - Updated Jan 26 2014 - 1 reports

Heeding the Fall of Rome in an Age of ‘Caesarism’

The Founding Fathers built this country with the Roman Republic’s model in mind and were even more concerned about what caused its fall than how it rose to prominence. Rob Goodman, author of a new Cato the Younger biography, Rome’s Last Citizen , ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jan 25 2014]
First reported Nov 23 2013 - Updated Nov 23 2013 - 1 reports

Enjoying life while being in the moment

“CALLING it a night—at the opera.”I was 19 when I watched my first opera, “La Sonnambula,” at the Vienna Opera House.“La Sonnambula” is one of those operas composed for bel canto, which by its literal translation, “beautiful singing,” is really an understatement. ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nov 23 2013]

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Zak of All Trades: Easter is a time for blossom... [Published Punxsutawney Spirit Online - Apr 19 2014]
Words to live by Andrew Kragie [Published Duke University Chronicle - Apr 08 2014]
Full text: Tristram Hunt’s speech to the Specta... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Apr 03 2014]
What the British thought of Hitler in 1922 [Published Politicsweb - Mar 26 2014]
Carl Mays: I witnessed hope in action this morning [Published Mountain Press - Mar 14 2014]
Jottings 11: self-immolators and suicide bombers? [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 18 2014]
The Favorite Books of All 44 Presidents of the ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Feb 18 2014]
Valley Forge National Historical Park celebrate... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Feb 17 2014]
The inaugural UK Pun Championships will kick of... [Published The Independent - Feb 12 2014]
Heeding the Fall of Rome in an Age of ‘Caesarism’ [Published Breitbart Feed - Jan 25 2014]
Enjoying life while being in the moment [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nov 23 2013]
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Jottings 11: self-immolators and suicide bombers? [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 18 2014]
[ by Charles Cameron -- on some aspects of religiously motivated suicide, and I'm not clear why I called this one a jotting, since it's quite long and detailed ] . . I have been taking a couple of online courses on terrorism in recent months, ...
The Favorite Books of All 44 Presidents of the ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Feb 18 2014]
Happy President’s Day! Here’s every US President and their preferred read. AwakenedEye/AwakenedEye George Washington Served: 1789-1797 Book: Cato, a Tragedy by Joseph Addison Many might cite George Washington’s book containing over 100 ...
Heeding the Fall of Rome in an Age of ‘Caesarism’ [Published Breitbart Feed - Jan 25 2014]
The Founding Fathers built this country with the Roman Republic’s model in mind and were even more concerned about what caused its fall than how it rose to prominence. Rob Goodman, author of a new Cato the Younger biography, Rome’s Last Citizen , ...
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