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Don't shrink our military

...secretary of defense wants to downsize our military to pre-World-War-II strength. That really worked well for Franklin D. Roosevelt on Dec. 7, 1941. I am assuming President Obama is working on a "day that will live in infamy" speech. What...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-03-02/dont-shrink-our-military
Gifted and giving

...in her films that invariably melted the coldest of hearts.An American Film Institute history quoted President Franklin D. Roosevelt about how, in 1935, "for just 15 cents, an American can go to a movie and look at the smiling face of a baby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-11/gifted-and-giving
GRU had 'productive year,' Azziz says

...university took over management of the Roosevelt Warm Springs Institute for Rehabilitation, once owned by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and last year signed a 15-year partnership with Royal Phillips to be its technology provider."We partner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-10/gru-had-productive-year-azzi
Child star Shirley Temple dies at 85

...dolls was launched that are now highly sought-after collectables. Her immense popularity prompted President Franklin D. Roosevelt to say that "as long as our country has Shirley Temple, we will be all right." "When the spirit of the people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-11/child-star-shirley-temple-di
3 veterans left in Augusta who survived Pearl Harbor

...Quentin Shivers' thoughts on Dec. 7 were focused on his survival of the date in American history that President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed would "live in infamy."But today, on the 72nd anniversary of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-06/3-veterans-left-augusta-who-s
Burns explores Roosevelt legacy in new documentary

...reunion last weekend of the extended Roosevelt family at the former polio clinic in rural Georgia that President Franklin D. Roosevelt purchased after coming to seek a cure for his crippled legs.Roosevelt built a home here known as the Little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-09/burns-explores-roosevelt-legacy-new
Common sense points the way to real economic recovery

...recoveries in the past. We did. The Great Depression was needlessly prolonged by the aggressive policies of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. FDR led the charge to institute, up to that time, the greatest onslaught of government regulations in our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-26/common-sense-poi
Rants & Raves

...wants to swat every Air Force plane from the sky, He can. Our leaders had better wake up. IN 1943, PRESIDENT Franklin D. Roosevelt started withholding money from people's paychecks, a sign that the IRS didn't trust Americans while insisting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-26/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...The rest was a waste of time. SOCIAL SECURITY WAS the original socialist scam pulled on the American people by Franklin D. Roosevelt. Social Security is broke. STATS FOR THOUGHT: Gun ownership in America: more than 75 guns per 100 people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-01/rants-raves
"All in the Family" star Jean Stapleton dies

...in the Family career included a one-woman stage show, Eleanor, in which she portrayed the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.For years, she rarely watched All In the Family, but had softened by 2000, when she told the Archive of American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-06-01/all-family-star-jean-stapl