Circle this date on your calendar as the moment when Trump’s world began to crumble. He can tweet all he wants, he knows this isn’t going away; and so do Republicans.
Month: February 2019
“It Happened One Night” sweeps the top categories at the seventh Academy Awards held in the Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles. Winning Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Screenplay, it was the first such sweep and would not be repeated again until 1976’s “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.”
On this day in 2012, Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old high school student, is fatally shot in Sanford, Florida by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer. Martin had gone with his father on a visit to his father’s fiancée at her townhouse at The Retreat at Twin Lakes in Sanford, and was walking back alone to […]
On this day in 1803, the landmark case of Marbury v. Madison, 5 U.S. (1 Cranch) 137 (1803), is decided by the fledgling United States Supreme Court. This ruling forms the basis for the exercise of judicial review in the United States under Article III of the Constitution, and helped define the boundary between the […]