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do away with

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The abolisher of Christmas also banned dancing; established in 1550 annual home inspections of parishioners to make sure the household followed church regulations; and, after much effort, convinced the city council to make adultery punishable by death.
Roosevelt made the list as the abolisher of Prohibition, and Hard Rock Cafe founders Peter Morton and Isaac Tigrett are included.
Cromwell - that arch abolisher of ceremonies - also made it illegal to eat more than three courses for Christmas dinner.
Only yesterday, Huffington was the It girl of the Gingrich Revolution, hobnobbing with Newt, smoothing the entry into Washington circles of Marvin Olasky, a right-wing evangelical professor of journalism whose hitherto obscure book The Tragedy of American Compassion, which advocated the replacement of all government help for the poor with religious and personal charity, became the bible of would-be welfare abolishers.