A thought for the day: If we treat people as they ought to be, we help them become what they are capable of becoming. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe said that.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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On September 25th, 1066, the Battle of Stamford Bridge marked the end of the Viking Era.
A thought for the day: Jim Henson, creator of the Muppets, said, The most sophisticated people I know -- inside they are all children.
On this date in history:
The Judiciary Act of 1789 was passed by Congress and signed by President George Washington, establishing the Supreme Court of the United States as a tribunal made up of six justices who ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English novelist Horace Walpole in 1717
- Irish brewmaster Arthur Guinness in 1725
- John Marshall, fourth chief justice of the United States, in 1755
- French...Read More
Today is Saturday, Sept. 24, the 268th day of 2016 with 98 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mercury, Neptune and Saturn.
On September 24th, 1493, Christopher Columbus departed to the New World for the second time.