Oftentimes during the period in which conventions really did business, you had situations where the delegates were divided and you would have ballot after ballot before there was a final nominee.

By : Michael Beschloss 0 Likes          


In prison, inmates sometimes use Cheetos and grape juice as makeup. I wouldn't use that beauty regimen around Britney Spears - she might lick your face off!

By : Joel McHale

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For a long time, we've worked on detecting planets with whatever was at hand, making use of existing small telescopes or even amateur telescopes. It's time to move on to the next stage.

By : Andrew Gould

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Nothing puzzles me more than the time and space

By : Charles Lamb

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Although a food processor is not an absolutely essential piece of equipment, because you can certainly chop, grate, slice, knead and mix everything by hand, it does do all these things very quickly and efficiently and saves you time and energy.

By : Delia Smith

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Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demon.

By : Emily Dickinson

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New York is only 97 miles from Philadelphia but was the Big Time as no other American city has ever been.

By : Ethel Waters

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The courtesy which most becomes a victor was denied to Germany for a long time.

By : Gustav Stresemann

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It's this simple law, which every writer knows, of taking two opposites and putting them in a room together. I love anything with Cartman and Butters at the same time, it's great.

By : Trey Parker

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I never read the life of any important person without discovering that he knew more and could do more than I could ever hope to know or do in half a dozen lifetimes.

By : J. B. Priestley

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If they have covered your face with latex, you have to control yourself mentally so you won't think. If you start thinking, you will succumb to panic. I had a bit of a cold, and frankly I didn't have a good time.

By : Meg Tilly

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Actually, my parents were separated by the time I was about 2 years old.

By : Christie Hefner

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Just because I was out at the bars all the time didn't mean I wasn't looking for someone to love.

By : Robert Mapplethorpe

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