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Austin Powers International Man of Mystery · Bible, James 2:19 (New International Version) · Bill Clinton, Democratic National Convention, July 16, 1992 · Che Guevara, when asked his nationality · Christopher Reeve, From speech at Democratic National Convention, August 1996 · Dan Quayle, remarks at Arlington National Cemetery · Dean Krakel, Director of the National Cowboy Hall of Fame · Dennis Kucinich, 2004 speech to Democratic National Convention · Drinks International · Dwight D. Eisenhower, A speech to the National Defense Executive Reserve Conference in Washington, DC on Nov. 14, 1957 · Edward M. Kennedy, Democratic National Convention, 1980 · George W. Bush, September 2, 2004, The Republican National Convention, N.Y. · Gordon Moore, in a keynote address at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference in San Francisco in 2003 · International Securities Exchange Holdings · National Australia Bank · National Football League · National Lampoon · National Lampoon, "Deteriorata" · National Oil Corp · National Transportation Safety Board · National Weather Service · Peter Brimelow, National Review (2/1/93) · President Ronald Reagan, to the National Association of Evangelicals, Columbus, Ohio · The National Weather Service · The National, Paris, 1850

Herbert Hoover

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Winston Churchill

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Menachem Begin

Sharing a strange experience from my student years at Manchester, England, during late 1970's. I had just arrived in England from India, and was searching for an accommodation, basically a room to rent. I always used to call the English landlords by phnoe first, to ensure that a room was available, and then visit those addresses, located miles away, by taking the bus or a train. Upon my arrival, I was always told that either there was no room at all or that the room was just rented. After a dozen or so such frustrating experiences, it became clear to me that the room was always available - but those English landlords and landladies were reluctant to rent it to someone like me, an Indian or a non-white person. Interestingly, the room was always available to my voice on the phone, because my voice could not reveal either my skin color, or my race, or my national origin. The mystery was thus dispelled, and yet that realization was surely a rude awakening to the true color of English society. It was my first encounter with prejudice and discrimination, and the most shocking moment that shatters one's innocence completely - especially after coming from a noble culture and the best upbringing that takes pride in Equality. I shall always remain thankful to England for the best education that I received during my M.S. and Ph.D., as much as for such exposure to the dark side of the real world. Years later, after coming to America, I realized that America is a whole new wonderful world that welcomes all, and treats everyone with respect and dignity they deserve. God Bless America!

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

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Abraham Lincoln

Ronald Reagan

Seen on a bumper sticker

Keven Kwaku

Charles De Gaulle

Bill Vaughan

Alexander Hamilton

Frank Mankiewicz

Spiro Agnew

SA Oberfuhrer of Bad Tolz, March, 1933.

Thomas Paine, "Age of Reason"

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