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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, December 12, 2013
Birthday Today - Frank Sinatra
We're more of a rock-and-roll family, but it's hard to say he wasn't the greatest American singer of popular standards ever: