Archive for March 15th, 2020

Day of Reckoning

on March 15, 2020, 7:41 AM / in History

Good morning. It’s March 15 — the Ides of March, a day that in traditional Western literature, if not necessarily modern U.S. politics, recalls Julius Caesar’s death in ancient Rome. Are there relevant lessons, either from ancient Rome or William Shakespeare’s famous play, for our time? No matter how many of today’s world leaders alarm you, it’s a matter of […]

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A Summary of How the Major Parties Switched

A Summary of How the Major Parties Switched

on March 15, 2020, 7:34 AM / in History

Notes and Summaries Pertaining to the Evolution of the Major U.S. Political Parties Notable political factions, politicians, and platform planks switched between the major U.S. political parties throughout U.S. history leading to a number of complex changes. Here are some different ways to look at “the party switches” and different “party systems” the changes resulted in. Introduction Below is a summary of a […]

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Suspect has been arrested and charged in hit and run

Suspect has been arrested and charged in hit and run

on March 15, 2020, 7:16 AM / in Local News

Jackson Tennessee Police Department issued the following: Investigators with the Jackson Police Department have arrested and charged 28-year-old Brandon Tyler Wall with Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Death. On March 8, 2020 Randavious Deberry was struck by a vehicle while changing a flat tire on the 45 Bypass near Hollywood Drive. That vehicle did not stop and left […]

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Quote for Today March 15th

Quote for Today March 15th

on March 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

“Voluntary association produces the free market — where each person can choose among a multitude of possibilities.” Harry Browne Harry Browne (June 17, 1933 – March 1, 2006) was an American writer, politician, and investment analyst. He was the Libertarian Party’s Presidential nominee in the U.S. elections of 1996 and 2000. He is the author of 12 books that in […]

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Looking Up

Looking Up

on March 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Lord lifts up those who are bowed down.  Psalm 146:8 An article in the Surgical Technology International journal says that looking down at a smart phone with your head bent forward is the equivalent of having a 60-pound weight on your neck. When we consider that millions of people around the world spend an average of 2-4 hours daily […]

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March 15th in History

March 15th in History

on March 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

March 15 is the 74th day of the year (75th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 291 days remaining until the end of the year. In the Roman calendar, March 15 was known as the Ides of March. Holidays Christian feast day: Clemens Maria Hofbauer Leocritia Longinus Louise de Marillac Raymond of Fitero March 15 (Eastern Orthodox […]

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The New York Times: March 14, 1945

The New York Times: March 14, 1945

on March 15, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

Special Thanks to Homer_J_Simpson Microfilm-New York Times archives, Monterey Public Library   

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