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The ten-year-old Eliot is fascinated with hobos

Fireside, a Little Papre. By TS Eliot, aged ten.
posted by Greg Nog on Oct 1, 2014 - 8 comments

A few words from a beloved U.S. President on the banking crisis

On the Oct. 7th Daily Show, Sarah Vowell mentioned that she is so desperate for Presidential leadership that she listened to FDR's Fireside Chats (from the Great Depression of the 1930s) and felt a little better. Beginning March 4th, 1933, and running through March 1st, 1945 FDR's fireside chats were a staple in American Homes. The news of the day, brought to you directly from the commander in chief himself. These are those broadcasts. (#2 is his first, on the banking crisis.)
posted by spock on Oct 9, 2008 - 57 comments

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