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Join the Celebration: Library to Livestream Events Honoring Poet Laureate

Juan Felipe Herrera at the Library of Congress in September 2015. Photo by Shawn Miller. The Library of Congress will ...
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Today in History – April 24

Happy Birthday to us!! On April 24, 1800, President John Adams approved the appropriation of $5,000 for the purchase of ...
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Creativity and self-care in a country gone mad

Yesterday, I found myself building RSS feeds for my blog from a variety of government websites. It's not enough that ...
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Today in History – April 23

U.S. congressman, senator, and presidential candidate Stephen A. Douglas was born in Brandon, Vermont on April 23, 1813. Continue reading ...
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What or Who is debwire?

It is a play on my first name and "newswire." The definition of newswire is (in old school terms):

noun
1.
a service transmitted especially by teletypewriter and providing late-breaking news stories, stock-market results, or other up-to-the-minute information:
We took the story off the newswires.
2.
a teletypewriter or other machine by which such information is transmitted or received.

So, in a nutshell, this site is my own personal newswire. And who am I? Well, I am an aspiring author, a tech geek, news junkie, old school head, lover of jazz, straight talker. I love Merlot and cherries. That sort of sounds like an intro for an online dating site, doesn't it? I offer a better explanation here.

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