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Max McGee, the first player to score a touchdown in a Super Bowl, did so hungover and getting barely any sleep the night before.
Orwell publishes his first piece
GKC was a character in a DC comic book
Evelyn Waugh liked to send out satirical Christmas cards . . .
A socialist government must not allow itself to be too much fettered by democratic procedure.
To reach satisfaction in all desire its possession in nothing. To come to possess all desire the possession of nothing.
Orwell describes the protagonist's reaction to the suggestion from the girl he impregnated that she get an abortion.
Any agnostic or atheist whose childhood has known a real Christmas has ever afterwards, whether he likes it or not, an association in his mind between two ideas that …
I also see this through the victims of Satanism, of dangerous rites, who come to see me and who have lived unprecedented, unimaginable sufferings to their own skin. Personally, …
The association of Nicholas with gift-giving isn’t entirely arbitrary. Some of the earliest accounts of his life include the charming suggestion that he would throw money through the windows …