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  1. Republican senator takes being a Trump apologist to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    In a bizarre defense of President Donald Trump's lack of grasp of public policy, Sen. Bill Cassidy suggested on Thursday that it does not matter if the president of the United States has any understanding at all of major legislation. His reasoning: a biography of Franklin Delano Roosevelt that he is reading currently noted that the 32nd president did not have a deep understanding of fiat money.

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  2. The 140-character presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... legal questions for reporters covering the White House. uring his time as president in the 1930s, Franklin Delano Roosevelt used a revolutionary new medium called radio to talk directly to the American people. For John F. Kennedy in the 1960s, the ...

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  3. Why Herbert Hoover was a giant of the 20th-century: a Q&a with biographer Ken WhyteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | MacLeans

    Hoover was viewed as the most competent man in America for feats such as saving 10 million from starvation during WWI 16th March 1933: Franklin Delano Roosevelt , the 32nd President of the United States of America leaving the White House, Washington DC, for the Capitol on his inaugural day, with 31st President Herbert Clark Hoover beside him in the limousine. Ken Whyte, whose lengthy career in Canadian journalism includes stints as editor-in-chief and publisher of Maclean's , is not the only writer to have become fascinated by Herbert Hoover, 31st president of the United States.

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  4. Top Picks: Cat Stevens' 'The Laughing Apple,' 'The Simple Faith of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... case in her examination of his deeply held and deeply influential beliefs in The Simple Faith of Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Religion's Role in the FDR Presidency . As she puts it, "all the ways he failed to be a good Christian didn't keep him from ...

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  5. A Hate-America death squad Joan SwirskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... politicians stark raving mad! Instead of starting with the anti-American traitors in the Franklin Delano Roosevelt administrations of 1933 to 1945, who were prominent in starting the seditious ball rolling, for purposes of brevity I'll start with ...

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  6. The Next Thing For The Fed To Buy Is GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Seeking Alpha

    ... president Obama had it rough when he came into office in 2009, it was nothing compared to what Franklin Delano Roosevelt inherited. The country was in its fourth year of the Great Depression. US GDP had cratered by 43%, consumer prices crashed by ...

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  7. Here are 8 deranged moments from Trump's latest interview that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | The Raw Story

    ... analysis of bills signed by previous White House occupants. Bill Clinton signed 50.Mr. Truman and Franklin Delano Roosevelt both had signed more bills into law by their 100-day mark than Mr. Trump did in almost twice that time. Truman had signed 55 ...

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  8. Dianne Feinstein Decides To Run AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Switched

    Dianne Feinstein was born less than three months after Franklin Delano Roosevelt was sworn into office for the first time, in 1933. Today, she announced she will be seeking another term in the Senate, even though she is already the oldest sitting senator.

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  9. Martin Nekola: Czech Chicago and other untold stories of Czechs abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Radio Prague

    ... Florida in 1933. History says that it was an assassination attempt on the newly-elected president Franklin Delano Roosevelt, but some people say it was also an assassination attempt on Cermak." Anton Cermak is the tip of the iceberg. What about ...

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  10. Polar Express won't return this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Albany Times Union

    ... train ride at the Saratoga Train Depot on ... more Roosevelt family Christmas photo dated 1930. Franklin Delano Roosevelt, center, right, wife, Eleanor Roosevelt, center left, and mother, Sara Ann Delano, right. (Times Union archive) Roosevelt ...

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  11. Review: Kenneth Whyte's Hoover is a monumental workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | The Globe and Mail

    ... his imagination wasn't imaginative enough - two deficiencies that his successor and bitter rival, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, rectified with dispatch. One of the mysteries of Hoover's native Iowa is the origin of the name of a small Iowa coal town ...

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  12. Miami Marlins: Derek Jeter and the fireside chatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Marlin Maniac

    ... how he can do it. On March 12th, 1933, while in the throes of the great depression, president Franklin Delano Roosevelt held the first of his 28 fireside chats. The informal addresses to the American public updated them on the specific measures he ...

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  13. A woman may finally get a monumental tribute on the Mall, and she's naked? Really?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... One is the tucked-away likeness of Eleanor Roosevelt (who rates a less prominent place on the Franklin Delano Roosevelt monument than his dog) and the powerful statue of Vietnam War nurses. Of the more than 5,000 public outdoor sculptures across ...

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  14. BEC youth program: Destination D.C.Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... of Congress a Arlington National Cemetery a Smithsonian Institution a Jefferson, Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt memorials a Vietnam, World War II and Korean memorials a Washington Monument Please visit our website to complete an application ...

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  15. The Marcel Sternberger Collection on view at the Sidney Mishkin Gallery at Baruch CollegeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 5 | Art Daily

    ... with help from the Belgian Royal Family. After less than two years in London, he was invited by Franklin Delano Roosevelt to produce an official portrait in the White House. He would spend the next decade documenting luminary personalities across ...

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  16. Why does she have to be naked?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Chicago Tribune

    ... One is the tucked-away likeness of Eleanor Roosevelt (who rates a less prominent place on the Franklin Delano Roosevelt monument than his dog) and the powerful statue of Vietnam War nurses. Of the more than 5,000 public outdoor sculptures across ...

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  17. Evacuation Day and Casimir Pulaski Day? 10 Holidays Beyond Columbus DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | TheStreet.com

    ... a Roman Catholic organization, and Italian-born business owners in New York City lobbied president Franklin Delano Roosevelt for it. Catholics and Italian-Americans were banned from certain jobs, lodgings and establishments, lynched in Louisiana ...

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  18. Column: A woman may finally get a monumental tribute on the Washington Mall, and she's naked? Really?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... One is the tucked-away likeness of Eleanor Roosevelt (who rates a less prominent place on the Franklin Delano Roosevelt monument than his dog) and the powerful statue of Vietnam War nurses. Of the more than 5,000 public outdoor sculptures across ...

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  19. A woman might finally get a monumental tribute on the Mall, and she's naked? Really?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | The Washington Post

    ... One is the tucked-away likeness of Eleanor Roosevelt (who rates a less prominent place on the Franklin Delano Roosevelt monument than his dog) and the powerful statue of Vietnam War nurses. Of the more than 5,000 public outdoor sculptures across ...

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  20. A Nonviolent Response To BigotryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Washington Square News

    ... a time of turmoil what with the Great Depression having just ended and World War II rearing up, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was leading the United States into war. This era of disaster led to folk singer Woody Guthrie writing a song called "Talking ...

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