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By Steve Sanfield

Excessive John the Conqueror often referred to as easily excessive John or John used to be a slave trickster who continually outwits previous grasp. very similar to Greek slave Aesop's animal characters, excessive John was once the topic of a chain of subversive narratives, whose venture used to be to outsmart his oppressors. Tall stories of excessive John's exploits flourished in the course of slavery, yet after emancipation they fell out of stream and his antics have been all yet forgotten.

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