I’ll be in Germany in 5 months, surrounded by this history.
Some say it’s best to forget and move on, but memory is so vital to a culture and country. We can’t forget where we came from.
Click the title to see more of these photos titled “Echoes of War.”
Is it just me, or is Woody Allen kind of hot? If you forget the wives thing… but even then.
As a nation, we began by declaring that ‘all men are created equal.’ We now practically read it, ‘All men are created equal, except Negroes.’ When the Know-Nothings get control, it will read, ‘All men are created equal except Negroes, and foreigners, and Catholics.’ When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some other country where they make no pretense of loving liberty - to Russia, for instance, where despotism can be taken pure, without the base alloy of hypocrisy.” - Abe Lincoln
So exited when I found out Thompson was on the book list for class.
I’ll need to learn how to inject some Dr. Thompson into my writing.
Without all the speed.
Primary elections are important people. Vote.
Ulysses S. Grant once got a speeding ticket on his horse.
That is all.
Ends a war. Rocks a top hat. Upstanding Guy.
One attractive mofo.
Louisiana Purchase. Farm boy.
One of the reasons Chester A. Arthur is in my list of top presidents is that glorious sideburns-mustache combo he had going on there. Well done, Chester.
Click the title for more facial hair.