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At an iconoclastic level of understanding, burning an politically invalid piece of cloth seems slightly pyromaniac, and even reactionary or provocative, and as art perhaps slightly more creative, ...
by annieli
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 12:21 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Wednesday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
by Chrislove
Comment Count 86 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
I'm sure this is common knowledge but just in case you missed it, here it is: Memorial Day had an interesting start: The first widely-publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 09:35 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
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by justiceputnam
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun May 24, 2015 at 07:45 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
He's in their dungeon, dark and grim; He stood by us, we'll stand by him! -Ralph Chaplin ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Sunday May 23, 1915 ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 23, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 08:30 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Everyone knows that the passenger liner Titanic hit an iceberg in 1912 and sank. Some people also know that the Titanic's sister ship Britannic , used as a World War One hospital ship, hit a mine ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
I struggled to come up with a decent title for this one. This is about the planes that were overshadowed by their more glamorous counterparts. Everybody loves Mustangs, Spitfires and Hellcats. I ...
by Major Kong
Comment Count 279 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 06:02 AM PDT with 203 Recommends
The only course open to us now is to make an assault by fire on the barbarians under cover of night. Sun Tzu One byproduct of warfare, horrible as it may be, is that technology tends to make ...
by Major Kong
Comment Count 53 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 11:33 AM PDT with 75 Recommends
Since so many are in the " Iraq Revisionist " mode lately, I thought I'd post this VERY informative Timeline. Hopefully, it might put some helpful "side-bars" around all the "what we knew then" ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 09:03 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
It was called "the gun that won the West". It was the first really practical revolver, used by many of the most famous gunslingers and outlaws in the American West, and was such a successful design ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
In October 1957, the Soviet Union launched the first satellite, Sputnik. Over the next 20 years, the Space Race saw the USSR and the USA compete in a series of space spectaculars as each tried to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note any observations you have made of the world around you.  Rain, sun, wind...insects, birds, flowers......
by OceanDiver
Comment Count 86 comments on Fri May 15, 2015 at 07:05 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Saturday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
There are a few Americans, such as the noted scholar and pseudo-historian Glenn Beck , who have declared that gay rights activists are modern Nazis leading an Inquisition that will turn into a ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 60 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 08:12 AM PDT with 81 Recommends
I don't want any mercy from any court, I don't do anything but what is my duty to do as a citizen of this nation, and I don't ask you for mercy. I am asking for justice, and not mercy, and I ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Friday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Definition of Socialism from the Socialist Party of Oklahoma: Collective ownership and democratic management of things collectively used and private ownership of things privately used. ```````````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
If they want to fight, let them come on. We will call out every member of our union rather than give up. -Teamster President Cornelius Shea `````````````````````````````````````````````````````````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 19 Recommends