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Senate Gun Control Speeches Recall An Old-School Filibuster

The word came from the Spanish filibustero in the 1800s and had a root in the Dutch word vribuiter or "freebooter." The original reference was to a mercenary who traveled around fomenting rebellion.

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Senate Gun Control Speeches Recall An Old-School Filibuster

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Pearly Monster Rally
Greenland Emancipator
Behold Joey Fehrenbach

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How Canada Became A Greenhouse Superpower

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Rainy Streets Blue in Green
St. Louis Blues John Fahey
Given You Nothing Film
Get Out... Pogo
You Nils Frahm
It's a War Blackbird Blackbird
Fin Phontaine
Somehow To Keep it Going Cotton Jones

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Is The Risk Of Catching Zika Greater In Poor Neighborhoods?

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Hey June Melodium

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Why Voter Rolls Can Be A Mess

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Darlin Dear Blackbird Blackbird
Fronds Like These Thomas Newman

Thirteen years after her sidekick role in the animated undersea adventure Finding Nemo, Ellen DeGeneres returns to put her forgetful fish into the lead role in Finding Dory. Christopher Polk/Getty Images for PCA hide caption

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'Just Keep Swimming': A Lesson In Fortitude From Dory And DeGeneres

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Lois Duncan was a pioneer in the genre of teen suspense. Books like Down a Dark Hall scared generations of readers. Courtesy of Ig Publishing hide caption

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Remembering Lois Duncan, The Queen Of Teen Suspense

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Process of Leaving E*vax
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