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The War of 1812 has been hailed as "The Second War for Independence," but also ridiculed as "Mr. Madison's War." President Harry Truman was even less charitable, calling it "the silliest damned war we ever had." In a way, all three descriptions are...
firstname.lastname@example.orgWhether or not malarkey was spewed out in the first and only vice presidential debate Thursday between Congressman Paul Ryan and Vice President Joe Biden, area residents still were willing to give their take on it Friday. “Biden had much more...
Sun SentinelAnn Romney was in and out of Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, spending just a few hours in Broward County before heading to Michigan to watch the vice presidential debate. There are a couple of factors at work. President Barack Obama was in Miami on...
Tags: Politics, Barack Obama, Broward County, Ann Romney, Elections
Prime-time television shows took a back seat Wednesday evening for the first debate to determine who is a better candidate to govern the United States. President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney squared off in a 90-minute back and forth session of...
Tags: Mitt Romney, Politics, Barack Obama, Bill Shuster, Elections
email@example.comEndangering Big Bird turned out not to be a huge issue for some local political officials and other area residents, who said that Republican Mitt Romney won the first presidential debate Wednesday night against Democratic President Barack Obama. “...
Channel 2 NewsWatch the complete 2012 U.S. presidential debate from the University of Denver, featuring Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. A full transcript of the debate can read here. The next round of debates are scheduled: Vice presidential debate: Martha Raddatz,...
Sun SentinelSo far this year, Vice President Joe Biden has praise the courage of police officers during a visit to Palm Beach County. He delivered the commencement address to Weston’s Cypress Bay High School’s graduates. He took his first-ever airboat...
Tags: Joe Biden, Politics, Barack Obama, Democratic Party, Tamarac
In my last column, I discussed the misguided declaration that started the War of 1812, the bicentennial anniversary of which just passed. Yet, that curious war, which has been dubbed everything from "America's Forgotten War" to America's "Second War for...
America's struggle with equality was unacceptably long and bloody. Arguably one of the most tragic episodes in American history was the policy of Indian removal in the early 1800s. From America's founding, there were political interests that advocated...
Tags: Treaties, Politics, John Marshall, War of 1812, Elections
Los Angeles TimesThe Commission on Presidential Debates on Wednesday released new details on this year’s presidential debates, offering a look at the rules that will shape President Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney’s upcoming rhetorical battles. The...
Tags: Interior Policy, Politics, Barack Obama, Education, Tom Brokaw
The rhythms — quick, darting and syncopated — caromed around the inside of the bus. The sounds — horns, shakers and claves together — were infectious, beckoning her to dance. Thousands of miles away from her home in West Palm...
Tags: Salsa (genre), Olympic Games, Hobbies, U.S. Navy, Soccer
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with Rabbi Jessica Spitalnick Brockman, associate rabbi at Temple Beth El of Boca Raton. Q: What's your particular area at the synagogue ? A: Social action, adult...
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