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

Jan-23 (Pt 2): American Icons

Georgetown University to Duke Ellington, Frisbees, Tony Bennett, Roots and Madeline Albright are some of the American icons of January 23rd. 1789 Georgetown University Founded Fr. John Carroll founds Georgetown University, the first Catholic university in the United States.  The … Continue reading Jan-23 (Pt 2): American Icons