While President Obama vacationed in Martha's Vineyard, the Oval Office got a makeover, but one quote on the new carpet
is wrongly attributed.
The new rug with the presidential seal is rimmed with quotations from Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Ok, well not totally King.
"The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice," reads the quote attributed to King. But it actually belongs to Theodore Parker, a Boston progressive from the 1800s whom King cited in his speeches, The Washington Post reports.
Parker, an abolitionist, Unitarian minister and Transcendentali
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Answer by LoriKeet at 10:39 AM on Sep. 6, 2010
News corp, owners of Fox is a world wide company whose stock is sold on the New York stock exchange. Fox news is only a small part of what they own worldwide. They also own 20Th century fox, Direct TV, Wall Street journal,National Geographic, Speed, Star numerous newspapers, British Sky Broadcasting, Germany's Sky Deutschland, Asia's Tata sky, Fox tel in Australia, plus a whole lot more. Anybody can buy stock, if you have the money.
The Saudi Royal only owns 7% of the stock. Not enough to give him any control, nor even a seat on the board of directors.
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He got 2 wrong!!!!!!!!!
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