Anticipating Presidential Protection

One of the last official acts of President Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) before leaving for Ford’s Theater where he would be fatally shot was to sign legislation that created the United States Secret Service. 86 more words


"Building Ohio's Army "

The following article appeared in the October 3, 2012, edition of the Youngstown Vindicator:

building ohio’s army

Playing the China Card

By George P. Brockway, originally published July 4, 1994

WELL, we decided to play the China card again. A more limp, greasy, shapeless piece of cardboard could scarcely be imagined. 1,744 more words

The Dismal Science

Cara Reads Books #1 - The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

I’m Cara and I read books.  Then I review them in a couple sentences.  So let’s begin …

The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt by Edmund Morris… 54 more words