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  •  Agreed (none)
    ..and you get a 4 for your handle.

    In the words of Paul Robeson: "To be free -to walk the good American earth as equal citizens, to live without fear, to enjoy the fruits of our toil to give our children every opportunity in life - that dream which we have held so long in our hearts is today the destiny that we hold in our hands."  

    In judging Williams I was referring more to the bit about Rush than to the bit about NASCAR.

    A foolish consistency (staying the course in Iraq) is the hobgoblin of George W. Bush.

    by wildcat6 on Tue Feb 28, 2006 at 11:40:28 AM PST

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    •  Robeson (none)
      Has long been a hero of mine. I never learned about him in school, but "discovered" him while I was rehearsing the Arthur Miller play, The Crucible.

      As an actor, this is one of the quotes that always touched me:

      As an artist I come to sing, but as a citizen, I will always speak for peace, and no one can silence me in this.

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