In the era of the superhero franchise, many don’t seem to know the historical backdrop that led to the stardom of some of the world’s most iconic characters. 730 more words
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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, and legendary musician, entrepreneur and philanthropist Bret Michaels spoke at Operation Homefront’s Military Children of the Year, to honor the achievements of five teens.
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It’s no secret that I love Rosie the Riveter. I’ve been her for Halloween more than once, and have a large tin reproduction of the famous “We Can Do It” poster on my desk… although – fun historical tidbit here: though “Rosie the Riveter” has been around as a cultural icon since WWII, that poster is not actually “Rosie” and in fact didn’t become associated with the term “Rosie the Riveter” until the 1980′s when the poster was rediscovered. 274 more words