Last year, I posted this on my feed on Facebook; since that’s friends-only, I thought I’d repost it here on the anniversary of this rather regrettable milestone. As most folks know, Trump is the oldest President at his inauguration, beating out Reagan by about 8 months (Reagan was not quite 70, Trump almost 71). What… Continue reading Some presidential age trivia.
A truly wonderful array of historical photos: DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY — NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER — Online Library of Selected Images
The Montana Sedition Project Imagine going down to your local brewpub or coffee shop. You meet some friends. The talk turns to the war. You criticize the President and his wealthy supporters. Next thing you know, a couple of husky fellows at the next table grab you, hustle you out the door and down to… Continue reading More human cost of Wilson’s folly…
87 years ago today, the First World War ended on the western front.
Today is the two hundredth anniversary of the British victory at the Battle of Trafalgar. As you likely know, the quote above was Admiral Lord Nelson’s message to the fleet.