A thought for the day: Aldous Huxley wrote, Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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A thought for the day: Joyce Brothers said, The best proof of love is trust.
On this day in history:
In 1607, the first British colonists to establish a permanent settlement in America landed at Cape Henry, Va.
In 1933, Nazi Germany's secret police, better known as the Gestapo...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Scottish philosopher David Hume in 1711
- naturalist John James Audubon in 1785
- German industrialist Alfred Krupp in 1812
- landscape architect Frederick Law...Read More
Today is Wednesday, April 26, the 116th day of 2017 with 249 to follow.
The moon is new. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune and Venus. Evening stars are Mercury, Mars and Jupiter.
On April 26th, 1856, John Wilkes Booth was shot in a barn in Virginia by Boston Corbett.
A thought for the day: History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside. -- John F. Kennedy