President Lincoln was born 205 years ago today. Yahoo has 50 interesting facts about President Lincoln’s life which you can find at this link. Above you’ll find one of my favorite scenes from Saving Private Ryan in which Gen. Marshall reads President Lincoln’s letter to Mrs. Bixby.
Today would have been Ronald Reagan’s 103rd birthday. President Reagan was an actor, sportscaster, veteran, governor, president, statesman, and patriot. RIP, Gipper. You are sorely missed. One of my favorite quotes of his is “The problem is not that people are taxed too little the problem is that Govt spends too much.” Enjoy the video above which talks about President Reagan’s fantastic wit.
Today would've been Dr. Martin Luther King's 85th birthday. We remember your hard work to help bring Americans together.
God bless Pope Francis. I can see why there is such a thing as the ‘Pope Francis Effect‘. Check out the AP story on the Pope’s birthday at the link in the title. (H/T Drudge)
As a grandchild of a former Navy Admiral, I echo the sentiment below...
Here's to 66 years of dominating the skies in the service of our nation. I did a six (6) year stint and got to go places I never thought I could ever go. Thank you for that USAF. Here's a good link on the history of the United States Air Force.
Michael Jackson would have been 55 years old today. Here’s one of my favorite Michael Jackson tunes. Happy Birthday Michael Jackson!