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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Quote of the Day (Marcus Cunliffe, on Departing Presidents)
For the foreseeable future, the quasi-monarchs
briefly occupying the White House will probably come in at the iron gate but
leave by the gate of the weeping willows.”—Historian Marcus
Cunliffe (1922-1990), The Presidency (1987)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand