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What most Americans today don’t know about Robert E. Lee


Elvis Presley–The 5 most pivotal moments in his career

SUN Records, Colonel Parker, RCA, Ed Sullivan Hollywood, 68 Comeback Elvis Presley career. On Monday, July 5, 1954, a 19-year-old Elvis Presley, electric guitarist Winfield…


Will San Antonio remove 1899-erected Confederate statue overnight?

City employee says ‘the fix is in’ New Mayor Ron Nirenberg bypassing Governance Committee  (Update: Just as this article and the source stated, the statue…


Remembering Jerry Lewis–his thoughts on happiness and success

Died in Las Vegas at 91 American comedian noted for leadership with Muscular Dystrophy, partnering with Dean Martin, acting Jerry Lewis, “one of the 5…


Seven things most Americans don’t know about the Arlington House

Historic home of Gen. Robert E. Lee overlooks Arlington National Cemetery Visit by John F. Kennedy in 1963 prompted First Lady Jackie Kennedy to decide…


More historical statues and monuments come down as America sleeps

Defenders say removing statues is a white-washing of our heritage and history. Most removals take place overnight   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting…


Majority of Americans say keep statues up as more leaders speak out

Americans say statues should remain Erect more statues to honor other heritages in our nation, but don’t take any down Americans are speaking out, including…


Elvis Week today–Auction at Graceland preserves memory

Current bid on Jumpsuit is $111,000 Elvis Week highlights Thousands of Elvis Presley fans are pouring into Memphis via planes, buses, trains and cars for…


Little known secrets people don’t know about Captain Kangaroo

Did Captain Kangaroo fight at Iwo Jima with actor Lee Marvin? Was Mr. Green Jeans the father of musician Frank Zappa? Captain Kangaroo, Bob Keeshan,…


‘I Love Lucy’ starring Lucille Ball–12 things you didn’t know

I Love Lucy ranked Best TV Comedy and Best TV Show of All-Time Only Elvis Presley surpassed Lucy’s ratings   TIP JAR Options. Thank you…


Secret to Elvis Presley’s closest relationships traces back to a strong bond

Elvis called only three women “Satnin” “…so protective and almost clingy to Elvis.”–First cousin Harold Loyd, 1976   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting…


Long gone San Antonio restaurants people miss most

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