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The Greatest Poker Hand Ever Played

Today we are witnessing a return to isolationism which is alarming, but not without precedent. In mid-1939, Britain had escaped total defeat at Dunkirk. During this episode, Prime Minister Winston Churchill had sought help from President Roosevelt who said that he could only supply very limited help because of US laws. I have wondered if

2018-04-23T15:17:40+00:00April 9th, 2018|

Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour is a great movie and a compliment to the recent film Dunkirk. The setting was London in 1939. Britain was losing the war with Germany, and many, if not most, of the Brits, thought the war was a lost cause. Some negotiations for surrender were taking place at about the same time

2018-04-23T15:17:47+00:00April 6th, 2018|