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[This is one of the chapters in my book, “IN THE ARENA: Reflections on Culture, History, Politics, and Faith,” available as an ebook and paperback at Amazon.com — DRS] THE OLD STADIUM in the Bronx—built more than 95 years ago—closed for business in 2008. The house that Ruth built had been home to the New York …

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[This blog is posted at VENTURE GALLERIES — DRS] I’m a student of history. I’m also a Churchill buff. Maybe I’m just drawn to highly effective overweight people who achieved greatness and longevity. Yes, Churchill was indomitable, often rude, terribly stubborn, and clearly enamored of his opinions – but he also had a great capacity …

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