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This Week In History October 28 – November 3

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of October 28-November 3, 2013   October 28 1636 - Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts is founded, making it...

This Week in History – October 21 to October 27

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of October 21-27, 2013 October 21 1774 - The first display of the word "Liberty" is on a...

This Week in History October 14 – 20

by Dianne Hermann “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill Week of October 14-20, 2013   October 14 1773 - The United Kingdom's East India Company ship’s cargo of...

Obama Borrows From Charity to Cover Death Benefits of Fallen Soldiers!

Mr. Obama thinks you - the American people - are stupid. You are busy with your private lives, you hear soundbites, you like him, you believe him, and he is taking advantage of that...

This Week In History, October 7-13

by Dianne Hermann   “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”          – Winston Churchill            Week of October 7-13, 2013   October 7 1816 - The first double-decker, paddle-wheel...

This Week In History – September 30 to October 6

by Dianne Hermann   “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”          – Winston Churchill              Week of September 30-October 6, 2013   September 30  1777 - Congress flees to...

Ted Cruz’ Amazing History Lesson

Wendy Davis, gubernatorial hopeful and Texas state senator, filibustered on the Texas state senate floor in defense of late-term abortions. She became a media darling and Barack Obama tweeted about her 'amazing' filibuster. Sarah...

This Week In History – Week of September 23-29

by Dianne Hermann   “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”          – Winston Churchill             Week of September 23-29, 2013   September 23 1806 - Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis from...

Constitution Day

By Gary Spina (Copyright 2009 by Gary Spina)   The 17th day of September is the anniversary of our Constitution.  But in 1787, when the founding fathers convened the Philadelphia Convention, their only intention was to amend...

75th Anniversary of The Great New England Hurricane of 1938

Seventy-five years ago today, The Great New England Hurricane of 1938 struck, killing 564 people and injuring another 1,700. One of the most destructive and powerful hurricanes in recorded history made landfall at Bellport, Long Island...