delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

the death of john belushi -- 7/1/22

moving the mona lisa -- 6/30/22

elton’s pyramid -- 6/29/22

china, diplomacy, and wolf warriors -- 6/28/22

the civil war and mexico -- 6/27/22

robert evans, francis coppola, and the godfather -- 6/24/22

self-control -- 6/23/22

america and paper currency -- 6/22/22

robinson crusoe -- 6/21/22

malcom x’s father -- 6/20/22

how to write a song -- 6/17/22

a massive demographic upheaval in the united states -- 6/16/22

the global use of farmland -- 6/15/22

unity and disunity -- 6/14/22

eradicating wolves -- 6/13/22

the legendary comedian w.c. fields -- 6/10/22

japan closes its doors to the world -- 6/09/22

opium -- 6/8/22

christianity comes to ethiopia -- 6/7/22

free blacks before the civil war -- 6/6/22

the composer john adams -- 6/3/22

scots-irish come to america -- 6/2/22

parkinson’s and music -- 6/1/22

the 1948 palestine war -- 5/31/22

the beatles meet ringo – 5/27/22

churches and slavery -- 5/26/22

butterflies -- 5/25/22

zapata in mexico city -- 5/24/22

zachary taylor and war -- 5/23/22

john lennon’s mother dies – 5/20/22

the limits of animal intelligence -- 5/19/22

E = mc2 -- 5/18/22

ancient japan and korea -- 5/17/22

the founding of the republican party -- 5/16/22

john wayne -- 5/13/22

school for the very young in ancient japan - 5/12/22

landing on the moon -- 5/11/22

medieval armies -- 5/10/22

coke, sugar, and war -- 5/9/22

elton john and fame -- 5/6/22

a restaurant called xochitl -- 5/5/22

the organization man -- 5/4/22

china’s opium wars -- 5/3/22

rain and colds -- 4/20/22

torture of the mughal rulers of india -- 4/19/22