U.S. News 

David Brooks: The primary invasion of America

I used to be an American historical past main in faculty, again within the 1980s. I’ll be sincere with you. I thrilled to the way in which the American story was informed again then. To immigrate to America was to affix the luckiest and biggest nation in historical past. “Nothing in all historical past had ever succeeded like America, and each American knew it,” Henry Steele Commager wrote in his 1950 ebook, “The American Thoughts.” To be born American was to be born to an excellent future. We had been…

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U.S. News 

David Brooks: Bizarre persons are main the leaders

We’ve entered the endurance part of this pandemic. We’re slowly mastering this disease, however we now have not but finished so. And so we wait — and endure. Endurance is persistence. It’s shortening your time horizon so that you simply must get by means of at the present time. Endurance resides with unpleasantness. The truth is, it’s discovering you’ll be able to adapt and switch the strangest circumstance into routine. Endurance is fortifying. It’s discovering you may get socked within the nostril and take it. Above all, endurance resides with…

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Sports 

NFL Draft Historical past: Selmon, Sapp, Brooks amongst Buccaneers’ greatest picks

BEST FIRST-ROUND DRAFT PICK: DE Lee Roy Selmon was the primary draft decide in workforce historical past, No. 1 total in 1976 by an enlargement franchise that inside 4 seasons went from dropping its first 26 video games to inside one victory of a Tremendous Bowl look. Selmon was one of many NFL’s most dominant cross rushers and the primary Tampa Bay participant elected to the Professional Soccer Corridor of Fame. A case additionally could possibly be made for fellow Corridor of Famers Warren Sapp and Derrick Brooks, picked in…

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