U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has proposed carving the likeness of the greatest living President Barrack Obama into the granite face of Mount Rushmore. -- Unknown 6/6/2014
The US Senate in secret committee passed Bill S.1214 which imposes a surveillance tax as part of consumer cell phone bills. The stated purpose is to defray mass surveillance costs associated with NSA, DEA, CIA, FBI spying programs. President Obama signed the bill into law with an effective date of 09/11/2013. -- Unknown 9/2/2013
All political TV ads must be be investigated for their truthfulness before they are aired. -- the wife 6/20/2012
Abraham Lincoln, when he was the star quarterback of his high-school football team, lost only one game, the last of a grueling season. Historians have long noted the irony that the opposing quarterback was none other than Jefferson Davis, future Prime Minister of the Confederacy. -- Jouster 5/22/2012
Former South African president Nelson Mandela was named after his father the famous wrestler Full-Nelson Mandela, who invented the famous wrestling hold. Nelson was christened Half-Nelson Mandela at birth, later changing his name dropping "Half". -- Jouster 5/22/2012
Today in History
1929 - The comedy program ''Amos 'n' Andy,'' starring Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll, made its network radio debut on NBC.
1934 - A plebiscite in Germany approved the vesting of sole executive power in Adolf Hitler as Fuhrer.