Saturday, March 25, 2017

Battle of Brooklyn

March 9, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

(PBS special on the American Revolution – Chapter 4: “The Battle for Long Island”) It’s pretty darn shocking how many life long New Yorkers have no idea about the Battle of Brooklyn, which back then was also referred to as Long Island. If you’re one of them, watch the videos to gain some insight. In the first […]

George Washington’s Farewell Address

January 30, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

In the video Senator Mike Johanns delivers George Washington’s farewell address. The language is a bit tough to follow, but it’s still one of the most amazing documents in American History. Both James Madison and Alexander Hamilton, the two brightest Founders, helped him write it.     Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

THE IMMORTALS

August 16, 2009 by  
Filed under Brooklyn Bridge, Photos, Secrets of NYC, Stories

Being in the right place is important: mind, body, soul, and location. It’s not a guarantee of fame and fortune or riches–but doors will open, good and bad. For some, like the homeless man in LIFE IN TWO HOURS AND FIFTEEN MINUTES, he was at the right “place.” Near perfect in one sense, and in […]