A thought for the day: Influence is like a savings account. The less you use it the more you've got. -- Andrew Young
In 1912, Juliette Gordon Low organized the first Girl Scouts of America troop in Savannah, Ga.
In 1930, Mahatma Gandhi began a campaign of civil disobedience against British rule in India.
In 1933, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt made ...
Those born on this date include:
- Pioneer automaker Clement Studebaker in 1831
- New York Times publisher Adolph Ochs in 1858
- Artist Elaine de Kooning in 1918
- Actor/singer Gordon MacRae in 1921
- Novelist Jack...
Today is Wednesday, March 12, the 71st day of 2014 with 294 to follow.
The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn and Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter and Uranus.
On March 12th, 1933, Franklin Delano Roosevelt delivered the first of his Fireside Chats.
A thought for the day: U.S. President William Howard Taft said, The constitutional purpose of a budget is to make government responsive to public opinion and responsible for its acts.