AM Radio

AM Radio

AM radio has been around for a very long time. In fact, it began with the first official AM radio transmission which happened on the 24th of December, 1906. Reginald Fessenden is credited hitting the first radio waves with the help of a rotary-spark transmitter Did you know? From its humble beginning, the radio has […]

Goodbye Stan Ellsworth

Goodbye Stan Ellsworth

Let’s say “goodbye” to Stan Ellsworth, historian, patriot, and actor. We admire his contributions to American history and TV by making it fun, adventurous, and relevant. Did you know? TV host of American Ride U.S. History teacher Harley Davidson motorcycle rider Vital Statistics: June 20, 1959 – March 30, 2013 Actor in “Luck of the […]

Silver

Silver

What is silver? Silver is a metal that was sometimes used in trading during the Great Depression. Let’s listen to that fun Christmas song called “Silver and Gold” sung by Burl Ives. Did you know – Silver’s chemical symbol on the Periodic Table of Elements is Ag Ag comes from argentum, the Latin word for […]

Time to Vote

Time to Vote

It’s time to vote. What, why, and how to vote you may ask? In the United States, Election Day is the annual day set by law for the general elections of federal public officials. It is a privilege and the right of American citizens to go to the polls to vote. Did you know? This year election […]

Brazil election

Brazil election

The election process in Brazil is different than in the United States. Brazil just had an election. Did you know? Brazil’s president and vice president are elected as a joint ticket using the two-round system The first round of elections is held on the first Sunday of October, which in 2022 was on 2 October A […]

Annuity

Annuity

There are typically two ways to earn money. The first is through a job earning a wage. The second is through investing, Did you know? An annuity is a way to invest your money You give your money to an insurance company and they later give you some of it back every year for the […]

Faultfinding

Faultfinding

Happy Sabbath Day! Faultfinding is one of the many sins that is condemned in the Bible. It can destroy families, friendships, and even stop countries from finding peace. As people that want to have peace with everyone, let us turn aside that which hurts the evil speaker and victim. Instead let us follow in God’s […]

Nord Stream Pipelines

Nord Stream Pipelines

It appears the Nord Stream Pipelines are leaking. This is a real disaster for Europe. Did you know? Explosions rattled the Baltic Sea on Tuesday Unusual leaks were discovered on the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines The pipelines run underwater from Russia to Germany The Nord Stream pipes carry natural gas from Russia to […]

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah

Happy Rosh Hashanah!  Sunday is the start of Rosh Hashanah, also known as the Jewish New Year, which marks the beginning of the Jewish High Holy Days. This holiday has been celebrated for over 1,000 years. Did you know? The Book of Leviticus includes a passage in which God tells Moses that the first day of […]

Albert Pujols Hits 700th Home Run

Albert Pujols Hits 700th Home Run

Congratulations to Albert Pujols for hitting his 700th home run. Baseball gained another fourth player in major league history to hit 700 home runs. Did you know – Albert Pujols is the first from the Dominican Republic to reach that mark He’s the first Latino member of the 700 club A short time ago, Pujols […]