Newcastle Fans at St. James’ Park” (detail) © Samuel James
'Whether we cast ourselves back into the period of the Revolution, walk open-eyed through the streets contemplating the fruit of the seeds then sown, it is impossible, but that the thoughtful mind must be exalted into a sort of bewilderment." July 1867
"Our history has been a long, diligent march toward enlightenment. Compelled by a core sense of justice, religious or secular, Americans always do the right thing in the end."
PATRIOTIC. AN INDEPENDENCE-DAY RHYME. CAD always speaks bad grammar on The day we celebrate, Because, he says, good English then Is inappropriate. July 1893
Hong Kong protesters have deployed an array of euphemisms. “It’s raining,” indicates the firing of tear gas.
From a transcript of the jury selection process for Martin Shkreli's trial: