Posted in History Military

Captain Perry, the Battle of Lake Erie and the War of 1812

On this day in 1813 Captain Oliver Hazard Perry leads the first unqualified victory over a British naval squadron in history. His U.S. fleet of…

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Posted in History Human Interest

Dolley Madison Saves George Washington

On this day in 1814, first lady Dolley Madison saves a portrait of George Washington from being looted and destroyed by British troops during the…

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Posted in Headlines Religion

America Was Founded as a Christian Nation: Another Fantasy From the Right.

The four Gospels in the New Testament were selected from approximately three dozen and official Christian theology began. All the others were to be destroyed…

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Posted in Religion

Enough.

Since Dianne Feinstein and Ted Cruz’s back and forth over gun control this week, I’ve been thinking about Harvey Milk a lot. Why? Because Feinstein…

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Posted in Politics

Rachel Maddow's Epic, Awe Inspiring, Anti-Ted Cruz, Pro-Gun Control Rant (VIDEO)

Last night on the Rachel Maddow Show, the MSNBC host opened her show with a detailed run down of the events of the Newtown massacre…

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Posted in Headlines Politics

Obama's Drone Problem

Question: What do Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Ron Wyden and Glenn Greenwald all have in common? Besides belonging to the human race, the answer is…

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