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Bruce Kauffmann

The D-Day invasion, which occurred 75 years ago this week (June 6) in 1944, would never have happened without U.S. involvement. Likewise, it never would have happened had Britain not successfully repelled an invasion by Nazi Germany, thereby remaining the only free European nation in which A…

Bruce Kauffmann

Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone was born in 1946, in the aptly named “Hell’s Kitchen” section of New York City, where as a teenager he was in constant trouble, having been kicked out of several schools. But he managed to graduate from high school in Philadelphia and attended the Univers…

Bruce Kauffmann

Throughout history there are many examples of women being unfairly treated by both law and custom, including (sometime) this week in 1847, when George Wray, an English commoner, sold his wife in a public auction to the highest bidder, William Harwood, for a shilling. Actually, Harwood was th…

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