Nothing in his life became him like the leaving of it. —Shakespeare, Macbeth Without looking it up, how many people know John F. Kennedy's birthdate? Now, how many know the date on which he died? Most people over a certain age can not only recall the date, but can relate, in great detail, where they … Continue reading In the Bleak Midwinter
Did John Wilkes Booth shoot Abraham Lincoln or was there a second gunman? Ever since those fatal shots rang out in Ford's Theater on April 14, 1865, debate about Booth's involvement in the Lincoln assassination has centered around this crucial question. Now, nearly 150 years after that devastating act, a report the public wasn't supposed … Continue reading John Wilkes Booth: Assassin or Patsy?