Around the age of 11-12, I became very interested in American History, especially the civil war. I read bios of Lincoln, Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson. I could name 20 generals on either side and often did so before going to sleep. Show More Summary
Born in 1917 as Jacob Kurtzberg, Jack Kirby is recognized as the most important person in comic book history. One could make a good argument that the title belongs to Carl Barks, Robert Crumb, Stan Lee, or Wally Wood. Read the rest
The American left is attempting to Nazify Robert E. Lee.
Did the Confederate flag turn Robert E. Lee gay? We're just asking questions.
The Confederate flag debate has lately included the problematical Robert E. Lee. But Lee is not our real problem regarding slavery’s legacy. Thomas Jefferson is.
Unlike their cheese-eating surrender monkey hero, Confederate General Robert E. Lee, the leaders of the modern-day Republican party are not ready to cry uncle. Despite suffering heavy losses at the Supreme Court this week (among theShow More Summary
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Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams (D) has joined the push to rename a street named for Confederate General Robert E. Lee on Fort Hamilton, which is New York's only US military base. In a statement provided to Business Insider, Adams...Show More Summary
A stained glass window depicting Generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson has been in the Washington National Cathedral since 1953. But now the dean of the church wants them
While we’re all waiting on SCOTUS to gay marry all of us to various inanimate objects, here’s David Brooks pretzelicious defense of General Robert E. Lee, who yeah owned a bunch of slaves but you guys, it made him sad. Like Lincoln he did not believe African-Americans were yet capable of equality. Unlike Lincoln he [Read more...]
The Rev. Al Sharpton's civil rights group, the National Action Network, wants the US military to rename all of its facilities that honor Confederate Army figures including a street named for Robert E. Lee on Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, New York. Show More Summary
Everyone from Robert Kirkman and William Shatner to Kelly Sue DeConnick and Jim Lee will appear in programming on Thursday at Comic-Con.
While Ryan Murphy's upcoming horror comedy "Scream Queens" may boast a cast of 25, including the likes of Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, lea Michelle, Ariana Grande and Nick Jonas, most of them won't last beyond the first season.Speaking...Show More Summary
Because it's confusing when your significant other gets married to someone else, check out today's end-of-day links: Robert E. Lee Avenue in Brooklyn, Boston Marathon bomber apologizes, runaway blade, Bohemian Rhapsody the drink, how to make sperm, Cafe Luxembourg airbrushing, and dogs reaching for toys. Show More Summary
Rev. Al Sharpton wants a new name for "General Lee Avenue" in Brooklyn, New York. The street, which runs through the center of Fort Hamilton, which is New York City's only US military base, was named in honor of Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate troops during the Civil War. Show More Summary
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-New York) wants to get rid of a Brooklyn street named for Confederate General Robert E. Lee. In a statement sent to Business Insider on Tuesday, Jeffries said he hopes officials can rename "General Lee Avenue" after a more "appropriate" person. Show More Summary
A New Confederate Flag: Robert E. Lee... Here is a flag featuring Robert E. Lee fucking his horse, Traveller, that will fly in our offices as long as the Confederate flag flies at the South Carolina Capitol. Submitted by: johnhowellharris Worthy Keywords:...Show More Summary
My family bloodline is bound up in a dark part of American history. With a name like Robert Lee the question I undoubtedly receive most about my name is, "Are you related to him?" and the answer is yes, yes I am. I am a descendent of...Show More Summary
RELATED: I attended Stonewall Jackson Junior High in Orlando, where you could also find Robert E. Lee Middle School. Back in the 70s my school was mostly known simply as "Stonewall" but today I noticed that word doesn't appear on the school's website. And the other school is now Lee Middle School. Poor compromises.
The folks at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods are ratcheting back their ratings on Wisdom Tree Investments (WETF) but still sees the stock as a long-term pure play in the ETF industry. In a report published Monday, KBW analyst Robert Lee downgraded WisdomTree, the only publicly-traded fund company that makes exchange-traded funds its sole business, from [...]