The biggest and bloodiest battle of our nation’s Civil War took place at Gettysburg 150 years ago this week. A confluence of events created the perfect storm that resulted in the deaths of 160,000 Union and Confederate soldiers. The most well known participant never fired a shot himself though. It was at Gettysburg, shorlty after … Continue reading
In the final presidential debate of the 2012 cycle last night, the agreed upon focus was foreign policy. The candidates discussed their views on various topics from the geopolitics of the Middle East and Asia, to the military and the projection of American power, to terrorism. Today, one day after the debate, is an opportune time … Continue reading
For you history buffs like me, here is some rare footage of the Japanese Surrender Ceremony from WWII.