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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin
 
Inventor, author, printer, scientist, politician, diplomat—all these terms do not even begin to fully describe the amazing and multitalented, Benjamin Franklin who was of course also one of the Founding Fathers of America. At the age of 75, in 1771 he began work on what he called his Memoirs. He was still working on it when he died in 1790 and it was published posthumously, entitled An Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. The book had a complicated and controversial publication history. Stran ...
 
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The by FRANKLIN, Benjamin
 
Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book. Edited by Frank Woodworth Pine (1869-1919). (Summary by Gary)
 
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Life of Benjamin Franklin, The by GOODRICH, Samuel G
 
This little book was intended for the education of school children and includes tales, sketches and anecdotes of his life written for the children of the mid 1800's and written in the English languge of that period. Each chapter has numerous questions intended for the the reader or the teacher to quiz themselves to see if they gathered the pertinent information. The quiz questions will not be recorded. Also part of this book are numerous short essays written by Franklin on various topics. Th ...
 
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Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History
 
Ben Franklin’s World is a podcast about early American history. It is a show for people who love history and for those who want to know more about the historical people and events that have impacted and shaped our present-day world. Each episode features a conversation with an historian who helps us shed light on important people and events in early American history.
 
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Benjamin Franklin for President
 
"Ben Franklin for President" is a Podcast by G.Robin Smith (produced by Ehren Ziegler of www.InYourEarShakespeare.com) featuring the life, times, thoughts and ideals (and failings) of our greatest Founding Grandfather - Benjamin Franklin. G.Robin Smith portrays Benjamin Franklin in a first-person presentation "Benjamin Franklin LIVE! & On Tour" www.Ben-Franklin.org for information. All thoughts, views and mistakes are the responsibility of the Franklin Scholar and Speaker, G.Robin Smith. (c) ...
 
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, The by FRANKLIN, Benjamin
 
Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book. Edited by Frank Woodworth Pine (1869-1919). (Summary by Gary)
 
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Naughty Ancestors
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If you don’t do anything naughty no one will be talking about you 200 years from now either! A surprising take on the history and history makers you only thought you knew! An intimate ongoing conversation between historical novelist DD Jordan and her friend Edward Velasquez, casually reveals the hidden secrets of the past while giving you a glimpse of the process of writing and researching a novel. No lectures here folks, this is some truly interesting and often steamy gossip! You’ll be wond ...
 
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“Figure out the basics of a skill, focus on a specific element, push out of your comfort zone, and get feedback.” - Lucas Miller In this episode of Nat Chat we have Lucas Miller. I found Lucas through Max Friedman, who came on for episode 5, since Lucas used Max’s platform GiveButter in order to crowdfund his book Beyond Brilliance. As a studen ...…
 
Amanda and Jenn discuss under the radar favorites, witchy reads, beautiful prose, and more in this week's episode of Get Booked. This episode is sponsored by OwlCrate, The Assignment (Lessons in Control series) by Jade A. Waters, and Ploughshares. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, or via Apple Podcasts here. The show can also be found on S ...…
 
In this episode we discuss how to master the universal skills required to succeed at work, the counter-intuitive truth of taking more responsibility for your own mistakes, flaws, and screw-ups can help you succeed more quickly, we look at how to cultivate and create accountability in your life, challenge yourself to rise to a higher level, and ...…
 
In this episode we discuss how to master the universal skills required to succeed at work, the counter-intuitive truth of taking more responsibility for your own mistakes, flaws, and screw-ups can help you succeed more quickly, we look at how to cultivate and create accountability in your life, challenge yourself to rise to a higher level, and ...…
 
A brief word of warning: this is a longer-than-usual episode. Instead of falling within the typical five- to eight-minute range, this episode clocks in at over 11 minutes. Are you a carnivorous reader? Francine Prose says in Reading Like a Writer: I’ve heard the way a writer reads described as “reading carnivorously.” What I’ve always assumed t ...…
 
Monday, June 19, 2017 Today on Point of View we hear from history professor at Baylor University, Thomas S. Kidd. He tells us more about his book, Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father. Donna Skell, Executive Director and Lisa Burkhardt Worley, Director of Special Projects at Roaring Lambs Ministries join us in-studio to te ...…
 
Monday, June 19, 2017 Today on Point of View we hear from history professor at Baylor University, Thomas S. Kidd. He tells us more about his book, Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father. Donna Skell, Executive Director and Lisa Burkhardt Worley, Director of Special Projects at Roaring Lambs Ministries join us in-studio to te ...…
 
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Grace Bible Church of Phoenix
 
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*Originally Posted at MissioAlliance.org Our sponsor: Compassion International Check out the new(ish) podcast OnRamp This Week on Seminary Dropout… Charles E. Moore is a member of the Bruderhof community and teaches at the Mount Academy in New York. He writes for Plough Quarterly and has compiled and edited several acclaimed books, including Pr ...…
 
The Founding of America: Benjamin Franklin by Museum of the Bible
 
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The Midday Grind with Martin Kilcoyne and Charlie Marlow
 
Martin and Charlie present the latest edition of #McCarverpedia which involves founding father, Benjamin Franklin. The post The Midday Grind: Seg. 3) #McCarverpedia appeared first on insidestl.com.
 
#FreetheNipple campaign 2014 – After a major protest from #FreetheNipple, Facebook decided to adjust their stance on photos of breastfeeding mothers. Facebook implemented the initial ban on December 30, 2008. The new rule became: Any baby fully engaged in feeding where nipple was covered could remain posted. However, Facebook did have the right ...…
 
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Technology News Related Podcast on the Tech Podcast Network
 
#FreetheNipple campaign 2014 – After a major protest from #FreetheNipple, Facebook decided to adjust their stance on photos of breastfeeding mothers. Facebook implemented the initial ban on December 30, 2008. The new rule became: Any baby fully engaged in feeding where nipple was covered could remain posted. However, Facebook did have the right ...…
 
#FreetheNipple campaign 2014 – After a major protest from #FreetheNipple, Facebook decided to adjust their stance on photos of breastfeeding mothers. Facebook implemented the initial ban on December 30, 2008. The new rule became: Any baby fully engaged in feeding where nipple was covered could remain posted. However, Facebook did have the right ...…
 
This PDF document provides more information of the remarkable life of Benjamin Franklin, one of the founding fathers of the United States.
 
In this episode, we feature Mr. Harvey in his The Rest of the Story radio series. We complete the six-part series related to military leaders with this final episode. While he was not a formal military commander during the Revolutionary War, he promoted a weapon that might have ended the conflict earlier. I call it “Benjamin Franklin and his se ...…
 
This is a long episode coming in at 2 hours. A couple of highlights... 41 minutes I gave a list of successful black people: police officers, politicians, business, entertainers. According to Desmond, not one is successful based on merit, skills or abilities. 62 minutes The School Resource Officer Program One of my favorite quotes of all time is ...…
 
Today we’re doing something a little different: a deep dive into a specific program at Wharton. It’s a program that reveals a lot about Wharton’s culture, which also gives us insight into what the Wharton admissions committee is looking for. Commitment. Purpose. Meaning. These are all terms that are bandied about amidst the fake news, leaks, tw ...…
 
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Dorm Rooms To Conference Room's Podcast
 
Story: Listen to this episode to hear about what Sabah and Dan have learned throughout the 49 episodes that they have created here at Dorm Rooms to Conference Rooms as well as the excitement they have for their 50th episode! A few highlights of what you will hear: Sabah and Dan’s learning experiences through podcasting. Being persistence in pod ...…
 
This week Attorneys General from DC and Maryland alleged in a lawsuit that payments by foreign governments to President Trump's businesses violate anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution. With a president who is also a real estate tycoon, reality TV star, and personal brand -- and who actively receives revenue via each of these personae -- ...…
 
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The Meaningful Money Podcast - Making Sense Of Money with Pete Matthew
 
Benjamin Franklin apparently said that there are only two certainties in life, death and taxes. Today I want to look at the tax you may be paying, and how to make the best of the various tax allowances available. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Sponsor Message This podcast is […]…
 
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The Meaningful Money Podcast - Making Sense Of Money with Pete Matthew
 
Benjamin Franklin apparently said that there are only two certainties in life, death and taxes. Today I want to look at the tax you may be paying, and how to make the best of the various tax allowances available. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Sponsor Message This podcast is […]…
 
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The Meaningful Money Podcast - Making Sense Of Money with Pete Matthew
 
Benjamin Franklin apparently said that there are only two certainties in life, death and taxes. Today I want to look at the tax you may be paying, and how to make the best of the various tax allowances available. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Sponsor Message This podcast is […]…
 
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The Meaningful Money Podcast - Making Sense Of Money with Pete Matthew
 
Benjamin Franklin apparently said that there are only two certainties in life, death and taxes. Today I want to look at the tax you may be paying, and how to make the best of the various tax allowances available. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Sponsor Message This podcast is […]…
 
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The Meaningful Money Podcast - Making Sense Of Money with Pete Matthew
 
Benjamin Franklin apparently said that there are only two certainties in life, death and taxes. Today I want to look at the tax you may be paying, and how to make the best of the various tax allowances available. Podcast: Subscribe in iTunes | Play in new window | Download Sponsor Message This podcast is […]…
 
About the Show On today’s show I chat with author Nicole Evelina about writing historical fiction with strong, sometimes forgotten by history, female leads. We dive into Arthurian legends and discuss her series focusing on Guinevere and then talk about something a bit more relevant by discussing her latest book, which deals with the very first ...…
 
Joe Pulizzi joins Julia on an actionable, fun episode discussing the roots of content marketing (could it really have started 300 years ago with Benjamin Franklin?), Joe's history, and where content marketing is today. Plus, join in to listen and hear the two BIGGEST reasons why most brands miss out in creating content that impacts and adds val ...…
 
Fire up the BBQ and hand over the TV remote as we celebrate Father's Day the only way we know how, with Dead Dad's! Both ladies chose to focus on America's founding fathers (loophole!), so we get a special Revolutionary War edition of Dead Dad's. Melissa starts us off with some fun tidbits about good old Benny Franklin, like how he invented lig ...…
 
We're all in this business to make money, as Benjamin Franklin said a Penny saved is a penny earned, the more money you can save the higher profits will be, so here are some ways to cut costs. Make staff more efficient and do not focus on unprofitable aspects to a business Look through software you have subscribed and downgrade the plan or canc ...…
 
We're all in this business to make money, as Benjamin Franklin said a Penny saved is a penny earned, the more money you can save the higher profits will be, so here are some ways to cut costs. Make staff more efficient and do not focus on unprofitable aspects to a business Look through software you have subscribed and downgrade the plan or canc ...…
 
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Live Talks Los Angeles
 
This talk took place on June 7, 2016 at the Moss Theatre in Santa Monica and is part of the Live Talks Los Angeles series. Sebastian Junger has spent decades of his life reporting from conflict zones worldwide. He is the New York Times bestselling author of War, The Perfect Storm and A Death in Belmont. Together with Tim Hetherington, he direct ...…
 
Millions of people in the developing world encounter corruption every day, in the form of bribes they have to pay to go about their daily lives. But there’s an insidious form of corruption that permeates entire structures, including governments, which is often hidden in apparently legitimate activity. Carnegie Senior Fellow Sarah Chayes has bee ...…
 
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Inspirational Living: Motivation, Self-Help, Spirituality & Positive Thinking
 
Listen to episode 168 of the Inspirational Living podcast: Ben Franklin’s Wisdom. Edited and adapted from Poor Richard’s Almanack, a yearly publication produced by Benjamin Franklin from 1732 to 1758. Inspirational Podcast Excerpt: If you could have Half your Wishes, you would double your Troubles. Anger is never without a Reason, but seldom wi ...…
 
This week on the podcast Harry and Nash dive into the origins of our modern understanding of electricity and witches!
 
What's the best way for someone busy to learn lots of new words quickly for a test like the GRE? Looking up their origins can help. Or record yourself reading the words and definitions and play them back while you're doing other chores. Plus, book recommendations for youngsters. Finally, military slang, and the one-word prank that sends Army re ...…
 
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Sandbox Radio Live
 
Recorded at Town Hall Seattle on May 1st, 2017: Nancy Pearl, Sara Porkalob, Scott Warrender. @:34 Intro; @1:30 "Poor Richard's Almanack" by Benjamin Franklin, adapt. by Law/Ziman; @12:37 "Plattitudes - Bring May Flowers" written and performed by Peggy Platt; @17:39 "Second Sunday In May" by Scot Augustson; @29:27 "PSA - ALA" by SCot Augustson f ...…
 
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The School of Transformation with Bob Choat
 
Bob Burg shares information on topics vital to the success of today’s businessperson. He speaks for corporations and associations internationally, including fortune 500 companies, franchises, and numerous direct sales organizations. Bob regularly addresses audiences ranging in size from 50 to 16,000 — sharing the platform with notables includin ...…
 
If you’re someone with multiple interests, you’ve probably been branded a “Jack of all Trades, Master of None” more times than you can remember. And those of us with many interests sometimes struggle because we can’t be put into a box and labelled as an expert in a specific field. But during the Renaissance, a polymath was seen as a perfected i ...…
 
“Fear is more crippling than the actual consequences.” – Vince Vaughn Vince Vaughn (@WildWest) is one of the most prolific actors, writers, and producers in the world. He’s acted in more than thirty major motion pictures that have gone on to gross more than 1.7 billion at the box office. He is largely credited for redefining the R-rated comedy ...…
 
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The Tim Ferriss Show – The Blog of Author Tim Ferriss
 
“Fear is more crippling than the actual consequences.” – Vince Vaughn Vince Vaughn (@WildWest) is one of the most prolific actors, writers, and producers in the world. He’s acted in more than thirty major motion pictures that have gone on to gross more than 1.7 billion at the box office. He is largely credited for redefining the R-rated comedy ...…
 
Caroline Winterer is the principal investigator of the Benjamin Franklin Project. By using social network analysis, she is challenging accepted historical narratives about one of our founding fathers. The latest in science, culture, and history from Smithsonian Channel.By appsupport@smithsoniannetworks.com.
 
THE "BATTLE OF IDEAS": FROM FDR TO LBJ TO REAGAN The debate between the left and the right has often been called, "The Battle of Ideas." For Progressives, the pinnacle of their power was reached when President Lyndon Johnson enacted the Great Society and War on Poverty programs of the early 1960s. Johnson saw himself as a Progressive in the mol ...…
 
01) Nelly Furtado feat. Timbaland - Promiscuous (Elior Rework) 02) DJ Bobo - Love Is All Around (Jayraa & Jay Ko Mix) 03) Ordonez, Montalvan - If You Want Me (Original Mix) 04) Felipe Puertes, Severin Borer - Earth Wind and Fire (Original Mix) 05) Juloboy - As I Am (Tosel & Hale Remix) 06) Dragon Suplex - Something Something (Original Mix) 07) ...…
 
Is Europe inherently better than America? That's what scientists argued in the 18th and 19th centuries. Hailey teaches Alexis about their arrogance, as well as the great lengths Thomas Jefferson went to prove them wrong. Guest appearance by Benjamin Franklin. Special thanks to Swing Whale for our music.…
 
05-28-2017(Photo: Victor Hugo)http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contacthttp://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedulesTwitter: @BatchelorShowDaily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason CurreyFranz Kafka, frustrated with his living quarters and day job, wrote in a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, “time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the ...…
 
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