Archive for July, 2007

1929 – Diddie Wa Diddie

Wednesday, July 18th, 2007

I must apologize to my loyal readers for the delay in posting this week. I was once again forced to travel, this time to Youngstown, Ohio. Now if you've never been to Youngstown, you're not missing a lot. It's not a bad place. But on the other hand, it's not a great place either. If [...]

1720 – The Mysterious Disappearance Of Anne Bonny

Saturday, July 7th, 2007

Now, I wouldn’t really blame you if you’ve never heard of Anne Bonny. She was an 18th Century Pirate, and one of the few women known to have taken up that particular line of work, and her reputation for treachery was significant. She was born in Ireland sometime in the late 1600’s, the illegitimate child of [...]

1937 – Say Hello To Spam

Monday, July 2nd, 2007

It’s been an interesting week at the Huntington home.  We just returned from a trip to the Atlantic Coast, hence the short delay in my post this week. I returned to a bunch of spam.  These are comments left with no intent other than website promotion.  There is nothing wrong with that in itself, unless [...]