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.
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A thought for the day: Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. -- Gen. Omar Bradley
On this date in history:
In 1777, American soldiers won the first Battle of Saratoga in the Revolutionary War.
In 1881, U.S. President James Garfield, 49, who had been shot in July by a disgruntled ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Watergate prosecutor Leon Jaworski in 1905
- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell in 1907
- Austrian automobile designer Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche in 1909
Today is Tuesday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2017 with 103 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Mars, Mercury and Venus. Evening stars are Jupiter and Saturn.
On September 19th, 1900, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid committed their first crime together.
A thought for the day: Doing research on the Web is like using a library assembled piecemeal by pack rats and vandalized nightly. -- Roger Ebert