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Elvis Presley is drafted, 1957
On this day in 1957, while spending the Christmas holidays at Graceland, his newly purchased Tennessee mansion, rock-and-roll star Elvis Presley receives his dr…
Author: Kim Gilmore
It has been exciting, encouraging and slightly exhausting to keep up with the commentary on the recent Lincoln film. Perhaps more than any other American president, Abraham Lincoln seems to carry our expectations and political hopes, even in ...
“But the thing about remembering is that you don't forget.” - Tim O’Brien, “The Things They Carried” Veterans Day falls each year on November 11. As many people know, the holiday dates back to World War I, when the world ...