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Appearance Rules

“Appearance rules the world.” That’s what Friedrich Schiller said. He would know. He was buddies with elaborately dramatic Goethe, and Beethoven’s setting of Schiller’s poem “An die Freude” (Ode to Joy) in the final movement of his Ninth Symphony always … Continue reading

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The Kent State Model

He said Obama was a joke. He said the world would finally respect the United States again, after eight years of Obama’s foolishness. Every single one of our allies took advantage of Obama’s weaknesses, and laughed at Obama behind his … Continue reading

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