A thought for the day: U.S. President John Kennedy said, If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.Copyright 2012 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples, then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each...Read More
On this date in history:
In 1863, Confederate forces commanded by Gen. Robert E. Lee routed Union troops under Gen. Joseph Hooker at the Battle of Chancellorsville in Virginia.
In 1915, Babe Ruth of ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- French revolutionary Maximilien Robespierre in 1758
- Austrian psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud in 1856
- arctic explorer Robert Peary in 1856
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Today is Friday, May 6, the 127th day of 2016 with 239 to follow.
The moon is new. Morning stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus, Venus and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter and Mercury.
On May 6th, 1889, the Eiffel Tower was officialy opened to the public.
A thought for the day: Wars can be prevented just as surely as they can be provoked, and we who fail to prevent them must share in the guilt for the dead. -- Gen. Omar Bradley