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thanks for the kind words! rate limiting isn’t really a problem, since it’s mostly per user, not per app. the rare exceptions are high enough that granary comfortably fit under them right now.

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WASHINGTON ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE JAP REPLY IS NOW DEFINITELY IN THE HANDS OF THE SWISS, AND THAT IT SHOULD REACH U.S. BY A FEW HOURS. … PRESIDENT TRUMAN HAS JUST CONFIRMED THE JAPANESE ACCEPTANCE OF THE POTSDAM PROCLAMATION. … THE END, “THANK THE LORD ABOVE,” SAYS I!

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My other grandfather, George Barrett, also served in WWII, in the Pacific Theater. He was a signals operator stationed outside Tokyo Bay. Here’s his original, yellowing Navy telex printout of the Japanese surrender, complete with handwritten notes. Amazing piece of history.

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