Martha Raye visits with the Marines
A beautiful land and so well preserved
She stuck in my brain, the Bitch!
When I give my presentations, I implore the audience to record their histories, get out those old photos, preserve them, etc.
I found it interesting this week that as I was reading an essay by Cullen Murphy, Backlogs of History, published in the Atlantic Monthly 1996, I felt justified in my pleas. […]
Mr. Flynn gives me a treasure
I was sent this link by my friend Anthony.
Carlino’s Restaurant in Garden City, New York has a great web site with great blogs. This one about pizza and Julius Caesar was a good one. Enjoy
A Ukulale on Federal Hill? Really?
In this beautiful town in Portugal...music.
Here’s one just for fun.
SPQR is the acronym of Senatus PopulusQue Romae, i.e. the Senate and People of Rome. This was a motto of the Ancient Roman Republic which was applied on state monuments in Rome.
I am reading the book, Rome, by Robert Hughes. He says that some claim that SPQR means, Scusi, il […]