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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Girl of the Day - Jean Simmons
Another easy call... one of my favorites who starred in some of my favorite movies from the 1950s, including Guys and Dolls, The Big Country and Spartacus, the great Jean Simmons was born today in 1929.