Hugo Black and the KKK

On the first day of October, 1937 Babu writes: Justice Black spoke over the radio tonight, denying his affiliation with the Klu Klux Klan, although he admitted having been a member once. Whenever I read something in a passage that reeks of such history I get a feeling similar to being close to a “thinny.” …

Sunday Share: All a Matter of Perspective

When I saw the title of this post I read it, very cautiously.  As it turns out, it is a recommended read!  Both today’s post and tomorrows post are all about not being too quick to judge.  This post comes from The happy Quitter Trump’s First 100 Days and All the Wonderful Changes Much has…

Sunday Share: America is Great.

This Sunday Share comes from a blog I am new and unfamiliar with called An American Song but I liked what I read.  This author has written a book where he (she?) interviewed people all across America, average people, and wrote down their stories.  It sounds a lot like what I do here with Babu…

November 1936 – “The Political Hub Bub”

Early In November Babu writes that the “political Hub bub will be over soon.”  She is talking about the 1936 election. Thursday, October 1st, 1936 Politics is a curious business.  Present Roosevelt talked tonight.  It was a wonderful speech.  Full of fire, conviction, and concern for the welfare of the American people.  As soon as…