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Occasionally, you’ll hear a story about how DNA tests show that two bitter political rivals are actually 9th cousins, six times removed. More impressive than that, however, is how so many random people can claim relation to a famous actor like Richard Gere. Who knows, maybe you’re one of them, and he will lend you money. You are family, after all.

We all remember JFK’s “Ask Not” speech, and Chuchill’s “We Shall Never Surrender” speech. But many other powerful speeches are often overlooked, probably because they were never given. They only exist on paper and in an alternate universe where circumstances allowed their author to get in front of a microphone and talk.