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"Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America." ~ James Joyce

THIS DAY IN HISTORY - 1881 - 1st American fishing magazine, American Angler published. (No one believed a word that was printed in the magazine)

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"The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd." ~ Bertrand Russell

THIS DAY IN HISTORY - 876 - Battle at Andernach: Louis the Young beats Charles the Bald (Somehow I think this little dispute may have been personal and just caused by a lot of name calling and the two guys should have just slugged it out!!)