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Tricky Dicky From Yorba Linda

Speaking of Presidential crimes committed on audio tape, on this very day in 1974, President Nixon flatly refuses to produce any of the more than…

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The Sunday Driver, S2, E1: Yuletide Whistling Past the Graveyard

Good Sunday Evening to all, and we hope to find you and yours relatively well in this nascent New Year. I’m sure everyone is tan,…

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A Return to Perfidy

On this day in 1923 US Interior Secretary Albert Fall resigns from President Warren G. Harding’s cabinet in response to public outrage over the Teapot…

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The Freedom of Said Persons

On this day in 1863, President Lincoln issues the Emancipation Proclamation, declaring all slaves held in the Confederate States of America free. While this edict…

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Solidarity Forever

On this day in 1936, the Flint sit-down strike against General Motors commences at Fisher Body Plant No. 1. When the strike finally ended 44…

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Death of the People’s Dream at Wounded Knee

On this day in 1890, soldiers of the US Army’s 7th cavalry open fire on a band of the Lakota tribe at Wounded Knee Creek,…

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