June 22nd This Day in History- Ann Landers-John Dillinger-Cuyahoga River catches fire

June 22, 2010
June 22nd This Day in History- Ann Landers-John Dillinger-Cuyahoga River catches fire

"At every party there are two kinds of people - those who want to go home and those who don't. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other." "Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass." "Keep in...
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This Week in History Podcast – June 21 – June 27

June 22, 2010
This Week in History Podcast – June 21 – June 27

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. George S. Patton
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June 21st This Day in History – Molly Maguires Hanged

June 21, 2010
June 21st This Day in History – Molly Maguires Hanged

"There are only two things we should fight for. One is the defense of our homes and the other is the Bill of Rights." "War is a racket. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in lives."...
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My Question About North Carolina Rep. Bob Etheridge Attacking Student @ Pelosi Fundraiser

June 21, 2010

This video is unreal...apparently Bob has apologized publicly since as under DC law he should be going to jail for up to two years. What I want to know is what was ol' Bob planning to do if he did get the college kid's name as he was asking so vehemently and forcefully......
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June 20-This Day in History-Notable Quotes, Events, Deaths & Births

June 20, 2010
June 20-This Day in History-Notable Quotes, Events, Deaths & Births

I like my whisky old and my women young. - Errol Flynn
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June 19 This Day in History

June 19, 2010
June 19 This Day in History

I've found a formula for avoiding these exaggerated fears of age; you take care of every day - let the calendar take care of the years. Ed Wynn (born Isaiah Edwin Leopold)
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June 18- This Day in History-Waterloo-War of 1812

June 18, 2010
June 18- This Day in History-Waterloo-War of 1812

- A good man can be stupid and still be good. But a bad man must have brains. - Everybody, my friend, everybody lives for something better to come. That's why we want to be considerate of every man. Who knows what's in him, why he was born and what he can do? -...
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Thursday June 17, 2010 – Happy Birthday Barry Manilow & Ken Livingstone

June 17, 2010
Thursday June 17, 2010 – Happy Birthday Barry Manilow & Ken Livingstone

The crises of our time, it becomes increasingly clear, are the necessary impetus for the revolution now under way. And once we understand nature's transformative powers, we see that it is our powerful ally, not a force to feared our subdued. Thomas Kuhn
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Wednesday June 16, 2010 – This Day in History-Apache chief Geronimo-New Deal

June 16, 2010
Wednesday June 16, 2010 – This Day in History-Apache chief Geronimo-New Deal

Competition has been shown to be useful up to a certain point and no further, but cooperation, which is the thing we must strive for today, begins where competition leaves off. Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Aristotle on the Knowable – Giants of Philosophy – Part Two

June 15, 2010
Aristotle on the Knowable – Giants of Philosophy – Part Two

“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence”
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