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When I Was Ten

I was already wondering

why do we live the way we do

in a society where everyone,

anyone we encounter,

will have needs,

will want to feel the value… 265 more words

Poetry

Great men of the sixties...and Rush Limbaugh

Could not suck enough image out of the black and white TV in the sixties..how could a twelve year old kid be so obsessed?

People of power actually began and ended with JFK, he of the incredible good looks, enormous sexual appetites, and fabulous sense of humor. 473 more words

Bobby

The decade of the Sixties evolved from the Camelot of the Kennedy administration to the emergence of Bobby Kennedy as the likely Democratic nominee for President in 1968. 842 more words

Updates

The Bob Beamon Moment

On the afternoon of October 18th 1968, in Mexico City our world was about to witness the “historic moment” of sports history.

The world was bubbling and very revolutionary then. 688 more words

Sport

Robert Kennedy - the mindless menace of violence (speech)

Just over 7 years ago, in early 2009, I bought a CD of some of Robert Kennedy’s greatest speeches. Whilst his brother John F. Kennedy gave some memorable speeches, for me Bobby Kennedy possibly surpassed JFK with his eloquence. 1,021 more words

News

Everything's Going To Be Okay

Those were likely Robert F Kennedy’s last words, spoken to Juan Romero, the 17-year old busboy who cradled his bullet-shattered head.

“Is everyone okay?” Kennedy asked. 1,447 more words

Writing

Jun-6-1968: Bobby Kennedy Dies

Bobby Kennedy Dies

Twenty-six hours after Robert Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles following his victory in the California primary, press aide Frank Mankiewicz stepped to the podium at the press area across from Good Samaritan Hospital to deliver this news: 244 more words

1960s