I have reported what I saw and heard, but only part of it. For most of it, I have no words.
Edward R. Murrow at Buchenwald, April 15, 1945… 2,060 more words
Trumbull, Conn., April 16, 1944
Dear Flopsy, Mopsy and Cottontail:
Oh, pardon me, I have just been reading to my little grandsons and apparently are a little mixed up, as you see even in my verbs. 736 more words
Finally I found a few hours to myself to watch this (take it that I neglected life). I am a sucker for anything WWII related, or war related in general, you can rarely go wrong there… except for Captain America, there is no excuse for shitting all over the period like that… 413 more words
I learned of this book when I saw a “making of…” thing for the movie before a different movie. As a history lover with a passionate interest in all things Europe and World War II especially, I knew I couldn’t let the book pass by. 404 more words
Tony Bennett was born as Anthony Dominick Benedetto on August 23, 1926 in Astoria, Queens, New York City.
Bennett first sang for money at the age of 13 and this August will make 75 years in show business, when he turns 88 years old.. 842 more words
Dear history teacher,
I want to learn the truth. History textbooks are not filled with fairy tales, and America isn’t consistently moral and righteous. The fact is that people aren’t good or bad, black or white. 571 more words