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Vote on November 6th

Don’t forget to vote in the 2012 presidential election on November 6th.  Voting is a key way to voice your opinion on elected officials and overall policies that, on scales both large and small, impact our lives and the course we take as country.

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83 (countries at the Summer Olympics in Rome in 1960)

The eruption of Mt. Vesuvius (at 1,281 meters or 10+3) in 1906 caused the Italian government to decline the offer of Rome hosting the Olympics in 1908.  Fifty four years (10+1) later Rome was given another chance and the eternal city hosted the Summer Olympics in 1960!  83 countries participated with 5,350 participants (4,738 men and [...]

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