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And, of course, the predatory race are the ultimate grifters. LIKE MOST slang terms, no one is entirely sure how the word “grifter” came into common usage, but it has been fairly common since the start of the last century. Researchers claim it was carnival slang that crossed over into common usage in the…
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Classic EssaysRevilo P. Oliver

An important question is given a humorous treatment by one of the greatest scholars and wits America has ever produced. by Revilo P. Oliver (pictured) Text of an address to the assembled Citizens’ Councils of America in Chattanooga on January 7, 1966. A recording of this speech is also available.
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Classic EssaysRevilo P. Oliver

An important question is given a humorous treatment by one of the greatest scholars and wits America has ever produced. by Revilo P. Oliver (pictured) Text of an address to the assembled Citizens’ Councils of America in Chattanooga on January 7, 1966. A recording of this speech is also available.
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