Category Archives: History

Maybe this post is just to maintain my two-today pledge in my own mind.

One thing that, when you think about it, is rather amazing about America is its diversity – not in race or creed or anything like that, but in the places people live. America is a big country – only Russia, China, and depending on who you talk to, China (and I’m not talking about Taiwan) […]

Random Internet Discovery of the Week

Well, I’ve decided that until the poll is closed, I’m setting StumbleUpon to check all topics – even though that often leaves me without anything to say – and here’s why. I have my toes dipped in a lot of fields. One thing I’ve noticed is that there are often groups of sites that all tend to […]

I knew I wasn’t the only one who thinks about having a "presidential name"!

One Jeff Greenfield has an in-depth analysis of the issue on Slate.