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Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin, best known by her pseudonym George Sand

Georges Sand - real name Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, was born on July 1 a respected female French writer with a penchant for wearing mens' clothes. Her works included novels, plays and both literary and political comment pieces.

We, the American people, are not each other's enemies.  The enemies are the people behind the curtain jerking everybody's chains, and trying to divide us up by age, by race, by income. -- Dr. Ben Carson

Ben Carson explains who the real enemies of America are. They're the people behind the curtain trying to divide us by class, race, etc.

MAKERS: Women Who Make America | PBS---"Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less."  Susan B. Anthony

"Makers: Women Who Make America” (wt) will tell this remarkable story for the first time in a comprehensive and innovative three-hour documentary for PBS, to air in February

This is a book about two remarkable men-Huey P. Long, a first-term United States Senator from the red-clay, piney woods country of northern Louisiana; and Charles E. Coughlin, a Catholic priest from an industrial suburb near Detroit. From modest origins, they rose together in the early years of the Great Depression to become the two most successful leaders of national political dissidence of their era.

Voices of Protest Huey Long Father Coughlin & the Great Depression by Alan Brinkley

I don't think Malcolm X was the greatest role model, but these words ring true.

WRONG IS WRONG! Donald Trump is WRONG for Our Nation no matter how much anyone tries to justify the Horrific things he has said and done. He has Divided this country and continuously Fans The Flames of Hate and Bigotry! WRONG IS WRONG!

A Shoutout to Jon Gnarr

Cross-Dressing, Punk-Rockstar Comedian Turns Out To Be Best Mayor Ever. Meet Jon Gnarr, mayor of Iceland's largest (and coolest) city.

Thomas Jefferson - a true Renaissance man, he wrote our Declaration of Independence and Constitution, was an early American diplomat to France, became our 3rd President, was a self-taught botanist, architect and scientist, and he sent the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore what lay to the west of the Mississippi river. A remarkable man.

Thomas Jefferson -- Founding Father of the United States of America. Author of the Declaration of Independence, Member of the U. Congress, Governor of Virginia, U. Secretary of State and third president of America.

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