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Skillful Speech

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” This catchy little chant is one of the first clever idioms we learn as young children. In the world of four-year-old children, it’s a good bit of … Continue reading

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Freedom Of The Press

In the United States, freedom of the press is enshrined in the First Amendment to the Constitution.  “Congress shall make no law…abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press….”  Most other western nations except for Australia also have a … Continue reading

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No News

On this date, way back in 1930, an amazing statement was made on the air over the British Broadcasting company.  The on air news “presenter” announced, “Good evening. Today is Good Friday. There is no news.”   Wow! Can you imagine … Continue reading

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