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Heartlander of the Week: American Music

This week’s Heartlander is BB King.  Partner of Lucille, the guitar; son of Mississippi; child of America. The nice thing about artists is, even when they leave you, you always have their Work. Another Angel for the Choir, er, the … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Dream a New World

To Terry Pratchett and Michael Graves (in order only of I how I found out).  To brilliant, creative, irreverent minds who made lives better and brought hope to many hearts. The body is fragile; the Work lives.

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Heartlander of the Week: Dreamland

To Martin Luther King, Jr.  The Dream Lives.

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Heartlander of the Week: Students of History

This week’s Heartlanders are The White Rose, a student group of subversives at the University of Munich during World War II. They were active from mid-1942 to early 1943 when the ringleaders of the group were executed for distributing leaflets … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Chose Life

This week’s Heartlander is Frankenlouie, the cat born in 1999 in Massachusetts with two merged crania. Predicted to live only a few days, Frankenlouie died earlier this month at the age of fifteen. There are lots of animals with challenges … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Overall

To Germany. Reunified. Unified. United. One. Twenty-five years and counting.

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Heartlander of the Week: Roll Call

Get comfy, get a beverage and hunker down for some reading folks, we’re calling out an honor roll this week. First, to Vladimir Putin, our international relations drinking buddy, for his Op Ed that basically reads, “Woah, put the hard … Continue reading

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