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How Canada got to own top spot for U.S. presidential inaugurations: Thank John F. Kennedy

WASHINGTON — The story of how Canada wound up owning one of the best places to throw a party in Washington. D.C. — where crowds will converge Friday as they always do for presidential inaugurations — begins, fittingly, with a presidential inauguration. 871 kata lagi

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Milnes: Two great presidential inauguration addresses I will always remember

For any political junkie, U.S. presidential inauguration day is like a Stanley Cup final game, a Grey Cup match and so much more.

In other words, it simply does not get much better. 624 kata lagi

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"I'm, Like, a Smart Person"

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Presidential security briefings are almost as old as the Presidency itself. The practice of briefings for nominees not yet in office was initiated by President Harry Truman in order to keep them informed of the monumental decisions intrinsic to the Oval Office. 1.061 kata lagi

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History's Great Orators Speak Out on Wine

Today we pay tribute to the leader of the Civil Rights Movement, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose voice was quieted by an assassin’s bullet not quite 49 years ago. 394 kata lagi

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Jackie: Film Review

Natalie Portman has been receiving all the nominations and acclaim for her portrayal of former U.S. First Lady Jackie Kennedy in this biopic and it’s clear to see why. 363 kata lagi

Movies

Jackie (2016)

Whilst we may have heard about the John F. Kennedy assassination many a time, it is very rarely an event seen through the eyes of his wife, and first lady of the United States, … 293 kata lagi

Drama

John F. Kennedy: Inaugural Speech

Washington, D.C.
January 20, 1961

Listen to the swearing-in ceremony and the inaugural speech

Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, President Truman, Reverend Clergy, fellow citizens: 1.352 kata lagi

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