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Benjamin Harrison: The 23rd Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Benjamin Harrison was the centennial president elected exactly 100 years after George Washington. While a very good speechmaker, he...

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Grover Cleveland: The 22nd Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Since the Civil War, the presidency had seen 2 assassinations, and 5 less than memorable presidencies. The power of...