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“I am not prejudiced, I am postjudiced. Postjudice is the compliment that common sense pays to experience.”
by Florence King


Today in

1915 – William Jennings Bryan resigns as Woodrow Wilson’s Secretary of State over a disagreement regarding the United States’ handling of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania. Bryant was against entering the war:

It is not likely that either side will win so complete a victory as to be able to dictate terms, and if either side does win such a victory it will probably mean preparation for another war. It would seem better to look for a more rational basis for peace