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Bennington, Vermont: Old First Church. 4/3/11 Updated:  Jan. 11, 2012. What do Jack Benny, John D. Rockefeller and Robert Frost have in common? Each achieved greatness in a fiercely competitive…

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Today is Ray Bradbury’s 91st birthday.  I have admired his writing since I was a  boy – first hearing The Martian Chronicles dramatized on radio, then reading it.  As an…