You'd know why if you were in the Touro Synagogue in Rhode Island on Sunday.
On the next flight, Wilbur extended his brothers' distance to 175 feet. No photo was taken. Then it was Orville's turn again
I've read Moby Dick many times, but never considered calling it a religious book until now. It took In the Heart of the Sea, a decidedly non-religious film, to remind me that the American classic is overloaded with religious cargo.
Anyone who has been paying close attention to the argument over whether Gustave Whitehead or Wilbur and Orville Wright flew first, can see that the recent attempt to promote Whitehead is in a state of collapse.
Now that it's clear IHS/Jane's does not endorse or support the "opinion" of Paul Jackson, IHS/Jane's has an obligation to clarify the record and explain the process by which it came to a neutral position on the question of who was first to make a powered, controlled, sustained flight in a heavier-than-air machine.
Earlier this month, IHS/Jane's Information Group (owner and publisher of Jane's All The World's Aircraft) disowned the notorious editorial written in March 2013 by the Editor of Jane's, Paul Jackson, which proclaimed that Gustave Whitehead had made the "First Flight," some two years before Wilbur and Orville Wright's epic flights.
Once again, the Whitehead Affair is heating to full boil. In 2013 Paul Jackson, the editor of the aerospace industry guidebook, proclaimed Gustave Whitehead as being the first human to fly some two years prior to the first flights of Wilbur and Orville Wright.
More specifically, these five are all psychologically and physically damaged. What Smart is up to is constructing a play -- it's another intermissionless 90-minuter -- in which the impaired gather without realizing they're about to help one another heal.
Douglass shook the Prince's hand and looked at him directly, knowing that what interested Albert was his refusal of servility.
Meet High Point University sophomore John Brown. He just happened to pull off a reverse no-look alley-oop dunk against UNC
The questions raised by Russell Simmons' "Harriet Tubman sex tape" and also by the "Slap Hillary" video game (which, unlike the sex tape, is still up) are simple and succinct: Why is violence against women a joke to men? Why is disrespecting female historical figures OK?
As you squeeze through walls of rock in an inflatable raft on a chute of whitewater, you might experience the nirvana that tourists did back in the '70s -- the 1870s, that is.
John M. Brown lost 130 pounds on the paleo diet, otherwise known as the caveman diet. He joins Ricky and Caitlyn to discuss.
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Garrett Peck: Thanks much! I'd have to say my favorite activity is simply walking or hiking. It's something that anyone can
Gaddafi's statements are not a mere propaganda attempt and he honestly believes in what he is saying.
Make a Joyful Noise! ... by which I mean: take the offensive and enjoy it. Share the joy. Stop reacting to the defective
The terror tactics used against the family of UCLA neuroscientist Dario Ringach has completely undermined the moral authority that your movement hoped to achieve.
Had Eugene and Stanley of Brighton Beach Memoirs been living in New York during the Civil War years, they might not have thought so highly of Abraham Lincoln's principles.