Who would have guessed the author of the Gettysburg Address was a white supremacist? Sic semper tyrannis indeed. Lindsay Marchello writes: It began with Confederate monuments, but it was only a matter of time before the history of everyone ever commemorated in America was in dispute. Show More Summary
In the wake of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 comparisons were routinely made with the Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 2001. Such comparisons were made […]
Last night I was invited to join Brown Advisory at the Spangler Farm on the Gettysburg battlefield to talk about the Confederate monument debate. We started out with a quick […]
A few months ago, a bizarre competition broke out among various TV hosts, with Rachel Maddow, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, and John Oliver all sending staffers to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to secure wax president statues being auctioned off by the Wax Presidential Museum. Show More Summary
A self-described “patriot” who showed up to counter-protest at an anti-fascism rally that never happened at Gettysburg National Military Park managed to shoot himself with an ancient gun he was packing. According to Fox43, 23-year-old Benjamin Hornberger showed up to attend a rumored...
A man participating in a free speech rally at Gettysburg National Military Park accidentally shot himself in the left leg with a revolver Saturday, a park official said.
What better place for the Civil War to resume than Gettysburg? Officials in Gettysburg are bracing for protests this weekend coinciding with the 154th anniversary of the Civil War battle.
Federal Pointe Inn, an Ascend Collection member of Choice Hotels in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania was honored with the company’s Hotel of the Year award. The 1896 Meade School house was converted in 2012 into a 23-room boutique hotel. Federal Pointe Inn has been a Hotel of the Year finalist three times. Show More Summary
What’s more American than the Gettysburg Address cobbled together using American TV and film snippets? The only way it would be more American is if all the film scenes were recreated with obese eagles. Actor and comedian Shawn Kohne ? explainer of the Sandlerverse ? has edited together this patriotic gem to reignite your love for our great nation. Show More Summary
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Ghost tours have always been popular in certain cities year-round, such as New Orleans, Charleston, and Gettysburg, but a new breed of “ghost tour” is cropping up around the country with the popularity of paranormal investigation shows. Show More Summary