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Submarines : Documentary on the Submarine Wars of the Cold War (Full Documentary)

If you ever lived on one, this will make you homesick. If you never lived on one, it might make you jealous. In the beginning scenes one of my colleagues Mark Keef is featured in a submarine missile launch. 13 more words

Submarine

Under the Blood-Red Sun by Graham Salisbury

Published: 1994

Genre: middle-grade historical fiction

Length: 244 pages

Setting: Hawaii, around the time of the attack on Pearl Harbor

Interest… 461 more words

Book Review

Oath of Secrecy

Background of the American Revolution



In prepartion for war, the members of the Second Continental Congress bind themselves to secrecy.

… and that if any member shall violate this agreement he shall be expelled from this Congress & deemed an enemy to the liberties of America … 364 more words

American History

Bibi Rocks Washington

“This was leadership in full force. Benjamin Netanyahu was everything Barack Obama is not. Everything,” said Rush Limbaugh. The conservative icon was effusive, calling the speech a “stunning” example of “moral, ethical, and legal clarity.” 81 more words

Calvin Coolidge and a box

Calvin Coolidge once stepped in a box, and had trouble getting his foot out.

American History

George Washington chopped down a cherry tree and could not tell a lie.

American History

Benjamin Netanyahu... We Are Like Family... He Knows His American History

I smiled today when I heard Benjamin Netanyahu address Congress and say that Americans were like “family.” As a genealogist who writes about the Crypto-Jewish ancestry of America, I heard his statement different than most Americans probably did.  151 more words

Christian Ancestors With Jewish Secrets