Dear Quote Investigator: A song by the country music superstar Toby Keith includes the following words in the chorus: Yet, I do not recall hearing this phrase before 2000. Quote Investigator: Some researchers thought the phrase might be modern, i.e., twentieth century, but a major new reference work: “The Dictionary of Modern Proverbs” by Charles Clay Doyle, Wolfgang Mieder, and Fred R Shapiro dispelled that notion. The article criticized the dominance of Britain [DBWA]: In March 1891 a newspaper in Iowa published a collection of sayings under the title “Wit and Wisdom”.Shapiro Section: Appendix, Page 290, Column 2, Yale University Press, New Haven. Adam, Esq.”, but QI thinks that Anonymous is a reasonable attribution for now. White whose email inquiry inspired the construction of this question and the initiation of this exploration.) [DMRW] 2012, The Dictionary of Modern Proverbs, Compiled by Charles Clay Doyle, Wolfgang Mieder, and Fred R. (Google News Archive) [DMWJ 1996 April 28, Dallas Morning News, Weathervane, Page: 1J, Dallas, Texas. The article in “De Bow’s Southern and Western Review” was written by someone identified as “W. (Genealogy Bank) [TCCT] 1974 November 6, The Morning Record, Today’s Chuckle, Page 1 [Upper left corner], Meriden-Wallingford, Connecticut.Raised in Evergreen Park, Illinois, Kaczynski was a child prodigy and accepted into Harvard University at the age of 16. In 1995, Kaczynski sent a letter to The New York Times and promised to "desist from terrorism" if the Times or The Washington Post published his manifesto, Industrial Society and Its Future, in which he argued that his bombings were extreme but necessary to attract attention to the erosion of human freedom and dignity by modern technologies requiring large-scale organization.ber) to refer to his case, which resulted in the media calling him the Unabomber.
Coming in the throes of the civil rights movement, when the hopefulness of the early movement had yet to give way to the more violent reactions of the latter half, the students thought a debate between James Baldwin, the most articulate voice emerging from black America, and William F.
Buckley, Jr., the most persuasive conservative, would draw a significant amount of attention. More than seven hundred students showed up, filling every seat.
An overflow room set up to pipe in the debate also filled quickly.
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