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Is Patriotism the Virtue of the Vicious?

Oscar Wilde said it, but should we agree with it?

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Irish poet, playwright, novelist, and celebrated wit Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) was a master of the bon mot. One hundred and twenty years after his death, his witty sayings are still being repeated and retweeted. Memes of his quotes litter social media.

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Denise Shelton

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