Happy Fourth of July Weekend
- America! America! May God thy gold refine,
- Till all success be nobleness, and ev’ry gain divine!
by Chris Dierkes · July 4, 2009
Chris Dierkes (aka CJ Smith). 29 years old, happily married, adroit purveyor and voracious student of all kinds of information, theories, methods of inquiry, and forms of practice. Studying to be a priest in the Anglican Church in Canada. Main interests: military theory, diplomacy, foreign affairs, medieval history, religion & politics (esp. Islam and Christianity), and political grand bargains of all shapes and sizes.
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State of the Discussion has looked a bit odd for a few days. Avatars loaded directly from the site were suddenly taller and things got pushed around. Should be fine now.