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  •  Why Argentina? (3+ / 0-)
    Might a review a mid-century Argentine history prove instructive?
    Eva Peron was both much beloved and hated to the point she was denied burial with her husband. But our own history has Elenore Roosevelt who was a tremendous force for harmony among different constituencies. She was all the more remarkable for growing into the woman she became from her cloistered and elite upbringing.
    •  Eva Perón and Ann ... (2+ / 0-)

      ... are actually NOT very similar. Eva was from a poor family, illegitimate, and was famous in her own right before she ever met Juan Perón. It was this photo that made the connection for me, although it evokes the famous rock opera more than history.

      Also, it seemed like a good joke at the time ...

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