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Bully Pulpit

The term "bully pulpit" stems from President Theodore Roosevelt's reference to the White House as a "bully pulpit," meaning a terrific platform from which to persuasively advocate an agenda. Roosevelt often used the word "bully" as an adjective meaning superb/wonderful. The Bully Pulpit features news, reasoned discourse, opinion and some humor.

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

Fire Chief: Johnny Cash's Former Home Burns To Ground

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV.com) -- According to Hendersonville’s Fire Chief Jamie H. Steele, Johnny Cash’s former home burned to the ground on Tuesday.

Apparently the fire started during a large renovation project that has been occurring at the home. Sealant caught fire, causing the blaze to burn throughout the home, according to officials.

The house is currently owned by musician Barry Gibb. No one was injured during the blaze, according to authorities.


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