Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : With Gettysburg


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 386)

FILTER RESULTS

Ravens decide to team build with ScarJo

OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- As far as team-building activities go, the Baltimore Ravens went from visiting Gettysburg last year to seeing ScarJo on the big screen this year. Ravens coach John Harbaugh surprised his team by shortening Wednesday's...Show More Summary

The DeanBeat: War games make a comeback with strong indie gaming and digital distribution

Simulations of the Battle of Gettysburg and the air war over Stalingrad are a welcome addition to indie gaming.

All It Takes is a Hoop Skirt and Uniform

This weekend was my first opportunity to visit Gettysburg on the anniversary of the battle. My wife and I had an incredible weekend with much of it spent on the battlefield. I so enjoyed finally having the opportunity to share this battlefield with her. Both of us were struck by the number of reenactors and […]

What Does America's "Independence Day" Mean To A Filled Negro Who Is Also A "We Are In The White House Negro", Working To Replace "American Right-Wing Imperialism" With "Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalist Imperialism" Within The "Black Diaspora"?

The AMERICANIZED NEGRO Is Like A BROKEN Clock When His Rituals Are Mapped Out On An Annual Basis January 1 - Watch Night Service To Remember The Implementation Of "The Gettysburg Address" 3rd Monday In January - "MLK Jr" Federal Holiday...Show More Summary

In Aint Isht Parents News: Mother Poisons Her Toddlers By Putting Visine In Their Sippy Cups

Mother Poisons Her Toddlers With Visine via Fox News A Maryland mother was arrested Monday after she poisoned her young sons with eye drops, police in Pennsylvania said. State police in Gettysburg announced they had arrested 23-year-old Samantha Unger, of

Mother Admits to Poisoning Her Children With Visine

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Police in Gettysburg, Penn. arrested Samantha Elizabeth Unger, 23, after she confessed to having put bottles of Visine in her three-year-old son's drinks. Her son had to be airlifted to a hospital earlier this year after his heartbeat dropped to 40 beats per minute. Unger's one-year-old son also became sick after drinking from the three-year-old's poisoned cups. Read more...

My American Legion Magazine article about Gettysburg

  For those who don’t get the Legion magazine, shame on you.  However, I did want to share my piece from this month. Riding with the Cavalry At the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg Civil War enthusiasts gathered to re-enact a pivotal episode in U.S. military history. One hundred fifty years after it really happened, we […]

So That’s What They Are Talking About

In a few weeks I will be heading to Gettysburg College for the annual Civil War Institute. Some of the most memorable experiences are spent on the battlefield walking with guides that have thought deeply about how to interpret historic landscapes. There is a short list of historians and guides who have mastered the ability […]

Searching For 'The Conewago Phantom'

Every so often I re-post my encounter with a Mothman-like being I call 'The Conewago Phantom'. Since I'm going to be in Gettysburg, PA this coming weekend for Phenomacon and since the Conewago Creek is near Gettysburg, there is a chance that a local resident may be able to offer me an eyewitness report. Show More Summary

Ken Burns Challenges Everyone in America to Memorize the Gettysburg Address

6 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

KCTS.ORG From the Learn the Address website: To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, documentarian Ken Burns, along with numerous partners, has launched a national effort to encourage everyone in America to video...Show More Summary

Not Everyone is Happy With 2014 Lincoln Prize Winner

Yesterday the 2014 Lincoln Prize winners were announced. This year the prize was split between Allen Guelzo for his book, Gettysburg: The Last Invasion and Writing the Gettysburg Address by Martin Johnson. I read and thoroughly enjoyed Guelzo’s book, but have not have yet had a chance to read the second. It’s worth pointing out […]

"What did Lincoln say at Gettysburg?"

A scene from the 1935 movie "Ruggles of Red Gap": The climax of the film is Laughton’s recitation of the Gettysburg Address (something that does not happen in the original story). This occurs in a saloon filled with typical American Western characters, none of whom can recall any of the lines but are spellbound by the speech. Show More Summary

Google launches Open Gallery to help any museum or gallery create online exhibits

From Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address to the fall of the Iron Curtain to celebrating Spanish influence on the US, Google has been working with a range of museums and galleries to... Keep reading ?

Letter-Pressed Notebooks Celebrate The Gettysburg Address

150 years ago, Lincoln made history with the Gettysburg Address. To celebrate the anniversary of this famous speech, a designer created a series of prints and notebooks featuring Lincoln's timeless words. 150 years ago, in November of...Show More Summary

With Leather’s Watch This: Ohio State’s Band Paid Tribute To The Gettysburg Address

9 months agoSports : With Leather

I’m not the kind of guy who likes to be all controversial and stir the pot for the sake of traffic, but I’m going to buck that trend right now and offer an opinion that might be wholly unpopular. Ready? You might want to sit down because this sht’s about to get raw. Here we go… I think the Ohio State marching band is incredibly talented.

WATCH: Ohio State Marching Band Forms Lincoln Memorial in Gettysburg Address Tribute

9 months agoNews : NewsFeed

The Ohio State University Marching Band honored the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address during a home game finale Saturday, with members assembling in the shape of “1863,” the Lincoln memorial, and Civil War soldiers marching with the American flag, riding on horseback, and firing a canon. Show More Summary

Ohio State University marching band’s patriotic tribute to the Gettysburg Address

The Ohio State University Marching Band has made headlines recently with some of its performances, most notably its routine that paid tribute to Michael Jackson and featured an on-field display of the king of pop’s moonwalking. This weekend, the band

Ohio State Band Performance Reenacts Civil War, Gettysburg Address

9 months agoSports : Deadspin

The Ohio State marching band is back doing fun stuff. This time it's celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, and it's complete with marching soldiers and firing cannons. Very cool! Read more...

Ohio State's Marching Band Honors Gettysburg Address with Latest Halftime Show

The Ohio State University marching band celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address with a brilliant halftime show in the Buckeyes' final home game of the season against Indiana on Saturday. Below are some of the coolest...Show More Summary

Obama’s Gettysburg Address

This week, instead of attending any events celebrating the 150th anniversary of the most acclaimed piece of American political oratory, President Obama opted to mark the occasion with a written statement.Obama, recall, once frequently...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC