Tag Archives: Millard Fillmore

Entry 638: The Checks Are in the Mail. So Are the Balances.

If there’s one thing we all remember of what we learned in school about the U.S. government, it’s the phrase “checks and balances.” Also, the chuckle we enjoyed when we first heard the name “Millard Fillmore.” Our Founding Fathers created … Continue reading

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Entry 528: Happy Birthday, Mr. President

I’d like to take this opportunity to wish George Washington a very happy birthday, and also to offer my condolences. No, not because he’s dead; hopefully his family has moved on by now. I’m sorry for George because his birthday … Continue reading

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