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RFK, Griffith and Marshall fill stadium entrance

(Reprinted from 2015) RFK Stadium is known for its games, concerts and events, but the statues in front are altogether missed by many too busy to get inside or in too much of a hurry to beat the crowd afterwards. … Continue reading

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The world’s longest chess board

I wonder if Abe Lincoln is weeping somewhere over the sight of gates in front of his memorial? Does Thomas Jefferson hate the restriction of freedom surrounding his memorial? Does Martin Luther King, Jr. still think “Free at last” when … Continue reading

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Shuttering the monuments – disgraceful

I normally don’t write about politics. They are thousands of others who specialize in hate mongering. But I’m mad as Hell and I’m not going to take it anymore. Aside being angry over people who like me losing money (most … Continue reading

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