Oct 29, 2015
In answering a question about JFK's health and its role in Lyndon Johnson's decision to accept the Vice Presidency, Bruce takes a look at the people and factors surrounding Johnson's decision, Kennedy's motivations, Eisenhower's indirect role, and the confusing hours in a Los Angeles hotel that changed history.
Oct 21, 2015
We look at the famous - darn fool mistake comment.
Oct 15, 2015
A bit about Cotton Mather and the unknown man held in slavery to him (for a time) who saved Bostonians from smallpox.
The story is an odd mixture of religiousity and science. Since vaccines could not be proven for years to come, it took a man of faith to spread the word that they were a good thing.
Also, the Year of 13...
Oct 1, 2015