The tyranny of the legislatures is the most formidable dread at present, and will be for many years. That of the executive will come in its turn; but it will be at a remote period.
Thomas Jefferson (Letter to Madison, 15 March 1789)
National Trust acquires iconic Jacobean miniature - The National Trust has acquired a very fine early 17th century miniature by Isaac Oliver for £2.1 million ($2,760,000), a new record for a British miniatur...
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