Aug 31: Poland, Brazil, Diana, Copyright and Mother Nature

August 31st is marked by two turning points in Polish history – the  Gleiwitz Incident which Hitler used as a pretext to invade and the birth of Solidarity, along with the impeachment and removal of Brazilian President Dilma.  Today also marks … Continue reading Aug 31: Poland, Brazil, Diana, Copyright and Mother Nature

Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men

September 19th is marked by President Washington’s Farewell address (which was only printed, never delivered) and the death of President Garfield from an assassin’s bullet.  It is also marks the revocation of Charlie Chaplin’s re-entry permit by the U.S. government, the … Continue reading Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men