Sunday Open Thread 

Saturday Open Thread 

Friday Open Thread 

Thursday Open Thread

Wednesday Open Thread 

Tuesday Open Thread

Last night I gave a speech at our leadership institute entitled “Civility in Uncivil Times” the gist of which is that we are not necessarily more uncivil than other times in our past (as the above cartoon printed by Andrew Jackson supporters in 1828 attests — ditto JQA’s followers hounding Mrs. Jackson to her […]

Monday Open Thread

On this date in 1940, Disney released Fantasia.

Sunday Open Thread

Free French tanks during the Battle of Gabon

On this date in 1940, Free French forces defeated Vichy French forces in The Battle of Gabon in equatorial Africa.

Veteran’s Day Open Thread 

Thank you to all veterans, our own fritz and Outlaw especially, for your service.

Friday Open Thread

On this date in 1975, The Edmund Fitzgerald sank on Lake Superior killing all 29 crew members.