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A Gentle Woman with a Firm Grip on New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern (July 26, 1980) Until yesterday, when Jacinda Ardern announced her resignation as Prime Minister, effective February 7, 2023. Normally, I don’t bother with politicians from anywhere outside of NATO, due to the lack of information and first-hand experience … Continue reading

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Ma, I’m on Top of the World!

Edmund Hillary Scales Mount Everest (May 29, 1953) I know, I know, he couldn’t have done it on his own. Yes, he had help from his Sherpa climbing companion, Tenzing Norgay. But did Norgay get knighted by Queen Elizabeth II? … Continue reading

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