Category Archives: Education

Remembering Gettysburg

Today was the 154th anniversary of two great speeches given at the dedication of the Gettysburg Soldiers National Cemetery. Many of us can quote parts or even the whole of one of the speeches. The other speech is rarely remembered … Continue reading

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Samuel Johnson

If you used Google today you may have seen an interesting doodle. Today was the 308th anniversary of the birth of Samuel Johnson. Samuel Johnson is best known for his Dictionary of the English Language. There were earlier dictionaries, but … Continue reading

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