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George H.W. Bush’s Legacy: Why Doesn’t He Get More Respect?

Unlike his son, “H.W.” was not a bad president. Why didn’t he get more respect in his time? This piece was originally published on April 4, 2014. It has been updated and republished following George H.W. Bush’s passing. Historical nostalgia glows eternal, inexorably warming the reputations of past presidents — good, bad, and horrible alike. …

UPI Almanac for Friday, March 18, 2016

Tri-State Tornado claims 695 victims, Cosmonaut Alexey Leonov completes first ever spacewalk … on this date in history. Today is Friday, March 18, the 78th day of 2016 with 288 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus. …