[parentheticals added by blogger]
Gen. George Washington issued his farewell address to the Army near Princeton, N.J.
British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour expressed support for a national home for the Jews of Palestine in what became known as the Balfour Declaration. [We know how this ultimately ended-up]
Charles Van Doren admitted to a House subcommittee that he had the questions and answers in advance of his appearances on the TV game show "Twenty-One."
South Vietnamese President Ngo Dihn Diem was assassinated in a military coup. [ The Kennedy administration was complicit in this assassination]
Former Georgia Gov. Jimmy Carter defeated Republican incumbent Gerald R. Ford, becoming the first U.S. president from the Deep South since the Civil War. [Good intentions, but largely a uninspiring and ultimately failed Presidency]
President Ronald Reagan signed a bill establishing a federal holiday on the third Monday of January in honor of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.
Californians rejected a ballot measure that would have made their state the first to [formally] legalize marijuana for recreational use.
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The case of ELESIO C. PORMENTO, SR. vs. ATTY. ELIAS A. PONTEVEDRA, A.C. No. 5128, March 31, 2005 involves the doctrine against conflict of ...
A number of states have approved gay marriage. Approval in Maryland is especially noteworthy as it it is the first state south of the Maso...
The old Browning is history. The Glock 17 will be the new standard sidearm. Welcome to the 21st Century!
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As most everyone is well aware, the elementary school killings have spawned numerous calls for more gun control. Here's a short piece o...
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