In the 2013-2014 academic year, over 350 historians collaborated to produce The American Yawp, a free online, collaboratively built American history textbook. Screenshot of the homepage of The American Yawp. Courtesy of Ben Wright, accessed July 1, 2015. In the 2013-2014 academic year, over 350 historians collaborated to produce The American Yawp, a free online, collaboratively built American history textbook.
Image copyright EPA It's hard to think of political circumstances less conducive to calm reflection and sober judgement than this Tory party leadership contest. The party picking the UK's next prime minister is in turmoil. It is spooked to its core by the Brexit Party's sudden surge and terrified of a general election, and the government limps along with no majority and little purpose.
Legendary actor, Tyrone Power, was born Tyrone Edmund Power Jr. on May 5, 1914 in Cincinnati, OH. Power appeared in 50 film roles. His best known films include The Black Swan, The Mark of Zorro, Witness for the Prosecution, Marie Antoinette, Blood and Sand, Prince of Foxes, and Captain from Castile. Power died at the age of 44 on Nov 15, 1958 in Madrid, Spain and was laid to rest in Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Hollywood, CA.
After another head spinning day at Westminster I’m now on a train overhearing a family chewing over the fine details and implications of the PM’s second letter. ‘Strange times’ one says. Sums it up pretty well