It seems fitting to start our List of Wonders with the biggest – both in size and fame.
Rogers’ Rock has long been my family’s favorite spot to take summer visitors. 1,830 more words
Washington Irving, author of “Rip Van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” was named by his mother after the first president of the United States — who, it is said, blessed the lad early on, leading the boy to determine then and there to write the definitive biography of the man his mother so greatly admired. 709 more words
-“Alright class can someone tell me who the first president was?”
-Martin Luther King!…
-“No, children, Martin Luther King freed the slaves. Our first president was George Washington. 737 more words