Circa 1586, Queen Elizabeth I. Feeds the Dutch Cow--EXCERPT: 'Satirical painting depicts a cow which represents the Dutch provinces. King Philip II. of Spain is vainly trying to ride the cow, drawing blood with his spurs. Queen Elizabeth is feeding it while William of Orange holds it steady by the horns. The cow is defecating on the Duke of Anjou, who is holding its tail. Anjou's mission to the Netherlands met with disaster when his army was massacred by the citizens of Antwerp in early…
Quote of the day //Sadly, this submission by our Congress, and those who believe Obama's lies, will destroy our nation. Ben Franklin was correct when he said "Now you have your Republic,we will see if you can keep it" (paraphrased).
This is a very famous quote by a very famous Jewish thinker. To learn more about Ahad Ha'am, go to http://www.myjewishlearning.com/history/Modern_History/1700-1914/Zionism/Ahad_Haam.shtml#.UXQYwEpWJ4I.
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