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Fortieth Anniversary of Apollo 17 Marks Our “Mission to Nowhere”

Today, we are on a path of decay. We are seeing the book close on five decades of accomplishment as the leader in human space exploration...we are on a mission to nowhere. ~ Eugene Cernan,...

The ‘Perpetual Student’ Changed American Polititics

The Vietnam War may have affected the United States in a way that is just now rearing its ugly head - the perpetual student. I don’t know of any war that can be classified as...

Sir Winston Churchill Born This Day in 1874

Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. ~ Winston Churchill He led Britain and the world through World...

What We Can Learn from Joseph Goebbels

"The essence of propaganda," Goebbels once remarked, "consists in winning people over to an idea so sincerely, so vitally, that in the end they succumb to it utterly and can never again escape from...

John F Kennedy Buried 49 Years Ago Today

When JFK won his election in 1960, he won 80% of the Latino vote and that was before any illegal immigration problems were much of an issue. JFK's last night on earth, November...

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday! Thanksgiving day should be an every day occurrence but at least on this day, we all come together to say thank you. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NSQLMPUK-8]   May your stuffing be tasty May your turkey plump, May...

Happy Thanksgiving to Our Wonderful Military Men and Women

“"The liberties of our country, the freedoms of our civil Constitution are worth defending at all hazards; it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. We have received them as a fair...

Cars Have Come A Long Way Baby…Ummm…Maybe Not Comrades

  Ideas for cars have been around since the 1300's, perhaps longer.  A number of Italians had designs for wind-driven vehicles. The first windmill car was built by Guido da Vigevano in 1335.  Even Leonardo...

5500-Year Old Murder Mystery Revealed

A 5500 year old Egyptian mummy was the victim of a murder. He was named Ginger because of his red hair. Digital images and scanning technology revealed a fatal knife wound through his shoulder...

Iran’s Unholy Alliance with Hitler Enshrined in a Name

Since the time of Zoroaster (circa 1000 BC), Iranians have called their country "Aryānām" (the equivalent of "Iran" in the proto-Iranian language). Iran was the name used by its native people. It means "Land...

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