A thought for the day: Bertrand Russell said, The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: Neil Armstrong said the Apollo missions demonstrated that humanity is not forever chained to this planet, and our visions go rather further than that, and our opportunities are unlimited.
On this date in history:
In 1679, New Hampshire became a royal colony of the British crown.
In 1847, after 17 months and many miles of travel, Brigham Young led 148 Mormon pioneers into Utah's Valley ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- South American revolutionary/statesman Simon Bolivar in 1783
- French novelist Alexandre Dumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802
- British poet/...Read More
Today is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016 with 160 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Venus, Mercury, Jupiter, Mars and Saturn.
On July 24th, 1847, Brigham Young and 148 Mormon pioneers arrived in Salt Lake Valley.
A thought for the day: There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail. -- Erich Fromm