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  • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

    1. John Adams (1785-88)
    2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
    3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
    4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
    5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)

    6. Rufus King (1825-1826)



    This signer of the Constitution resided in Jamaica, Queens, NY, and I've even been to his house.

    I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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    • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

      1. John Adams (1785-88)
      2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
      3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
      4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
      5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
      6. Rufus King (1825-1826)

      7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)


      Never Fear the Event

      Admiral Lord Nelson

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      • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

        1. John Adams (1785-88)
        2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
        3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
        4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
        5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
        6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
        7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)

        8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)

        "There is no justice among men."- Tsar Nicholas II

        “People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.” - Otto Von Bismarck

        "It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them." - Alfred Adler

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        • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

          1. John Adams (1785-88)
          2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
          3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
          4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
          5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
          6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
          7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)
          8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)

          9. Elliot Lee Richardson (1975-1976)

          First victim of Richard Nixon's Saturday Night Massacre.
          Held 4 cabinet posts under 2 Presidents.
          Appointed Ambassador to prevent him from challenging Ford in '76.
          So long as men worship the Caesars and Napoleons, Caesars and Napoleons will duly rise and make them miserable.

          Aldous Huxley: Ends and Means (1937)

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          • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

            1. John Adams (1785-88)
            2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
            3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
            4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
            5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
            6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
            7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)
            8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)
            9. Elliot Lee Richardson (1975-1976)

            10. William Averell Harriman (1946)


            Never Fear the Event

            Admiral Lord Nelson

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            • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

              1. John Adams (1785-88)
              2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
              3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
              4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
              5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
              6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
              7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)
              8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)
              9. Elliot Lee Richardson (1975-1976)
              10.William Averell Harriman(1946)

              11.John Gilbert Winant (1941-1946)

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              • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

                1. John Adams (1785-88)
                2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
                3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
                4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
                5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
                6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
                7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)
                8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)
                9. Elliot Lee Richardson (1975-1976)
                10.William Averell Harriman(1946)
                11.John Gilbert Winant (1941-1946)

                12. James Monroe (1803-07)


                Never Fear the Event

                Admiral Lord Nelson

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                • Baker's Dozen of US Ambassadors to the UK (1785 - Present Day)

                  1. John Adams (1785-88)
                  2. Joseph P Kennedy Sr (1938-1940)
                  3. Robert Todd Lincoln (1889-1893)
                  4. John Quincy Adams (1815-17)
                  5. Louis B. Susman (2009 - present)
                  6. Rufus King (1825-1826)
                  7. Charles Francis Adams, Sr (1861-68)
                  8. Walter Hines Page (1913-1918)
                  9. Elliot Lee Richardson (1975-1976)
                  10. William Averell Harriman(1946)
                  11. John Gilbert Winant (1941-1946)
                  12. James Monroe (1803-07)

                  13. Thomas Pinckney (1792-1796)

                  I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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                  • 13 North American Rivalries

                    1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

                    I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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                    • 13 North American Rivalries

                      1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

                      2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer

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                      • 13 North American Rivalries

                        1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox
                        2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer

                        3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt v Robert Moses





                        I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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                        • 13 North American Rivalries

                          1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox
                          2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer
                          3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt v Robert Moses

                          4. Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen A. Douglas

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                          • 13 North American Rivalries

                            1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox
                            2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer
                            3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt v Robert Moses
                            4. Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen A. Douglas

                            5. Giuseppe "Joe" Masseria vs Salvatore "Il Capo" Maranzano







                            Joe lost.
                            I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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                            • 13 North American Rivalries

                              1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox
                              2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer
                              3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt v Robert Moses
                              4. Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen A. Douglas
                              5. Giuseppe "Joe" Masseria vs Salvatore "Il Capo" Maranzano

                              6. Jayhawkers vs. Border Ruffians

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                              • 13 North American Rivalries

                                1. New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox
                                2. Emory Upton vs. John McCauley Palmer
                                3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt v Robert Moses
                                4. Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen A. Douglas
                                5. Giuseppe "Joe" Masseria vs Salvatore "Il Capo" Maranzano
                                6. Jayhawkers vs. Border Ruffians

                                7. Montreal Canadiens v Toronto Maple Leafs













                                The French-English rivalry brought to the New World.
                                I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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