The Democrat Election “Reform” Bill: We’ve Been Here Before

Congressional Democrats are currently working diligently to pass a major election “reform” bill so that no person’s right to vote can be suppressed, which liberals allege is happening in every election, especially in red states. In order to safeguard this sacred right from those nasty conservatives who are trying to take squash it, Democrats areContinue reading “The Democrat Election “Reform” Bill: We’ve Been Here Before”

Did Politics Doom Apollo 1?

We live in an age where politics seems to pervade every aspect of our daily lives, touching everything from sports and entertainment to items as seemingly non-political as soft drinks and children’s cartoons. Apparently, nothing is off-limits. Yet if there was one entity that might be free of the taint of politics then perhaps NASAContinue reading “Did Politics Doom Apollo 1?”

June 3, 1965: Ed White’s Spacewalk

On this day in 1965, 56 years ago, astronaut Ed White, on board Gemini 4, stepped outside his spacecraft to perform the first American EVA. Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov stunned the world the previous March by becoming the first man to walk in space. America had to answer. An excerpt from Apollo 1: The Tragedy ThatContinue reading “June 3, 1965: Ed White’s Spacewalk”

“It Must Not Be Again!”

On May 23, 1921, President Warren G. Harding stood on the docks in Hoboken, New Jersey and watched as 5212 wooden caskets containing the remains of American servicemen who died in World War I in France arrived for burial. In his brief remarks, Harding tearfully promised, “I find a hundred thousand sorrows touching my heart,Continue reading ““It Must Not Be Again!””