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franklin-bifocals-60 Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Dr. Sigmund Freud
[1856 - Sigmund Freud, psychiatrist,
born in Freiberg, Moravia]

Explorer Robert E. Peary   Explorer Robert E. Peary dressed for the Pole
[1856 - Robert E. Peary, discoverer of North Pole, born in Cresson, Pennsylvania]

Film Star Rudolph Valentino   Actor Rudolph Valentino
[1895 - Rudolph Valentino, film star, born in Castellaneta, Italy]

Saloonkeeper Toots Shor
[1903 - (Bernard) Toots Shor, saloonkeeper, restaurateur, born in Philadelphia]

HoF Coach Weeb Ewbank
[1907 - (Wilbur Charles) Weeb Ewbank, Hall of Fame coach, born in Richmond, Indiana]

Actor Bill Quinn
[1912 - Bill Quinn, actor, born in New York City]

Young Orson Welles    Orson Welles
[1915 - (George) Orson Welles, actor, director, writer, producer. born in Kenosha, Wisconsin]

Hindenburg disaster
[1937 - Hindenburg airship burns and crashes at Lakehurst, New Jersey, killing 36]

Roger Bannister making track history
[1954 - Roger Bannister runs first sub-four-minute mile in Oxford, England]

The Holocaust #2

Holocaust - Buchenwald 5 prisoner barracks

A Jewish Pessimist harks back to the Holocaust and thinks he hears the barely concealed voices of almost half the World's peoples whispering "Good Riddance."

Holocaust - Nazi Death Squad

A Jewish Optimist looks back to the Holocaust and thinks he sees almost half the World's peoples recoil in horror at the systematic murder of six million Jews.

Holocaust - Nazi Death Squad

A Jewish Realist looks at the Holocaust and sees the two previous views superimposed one upon the other, and out of the corner of his eye also catches a glimpse of the deniers who reject the irrefutable evidence that the Holocaust happened.

Holocaust- Nazi Death Squad    Holocaust - Children murdered

Holocaust - Experiments on Prisoners    Holocaust - Auschwitz Childrens Barracks

William's Whimsical Words:

So much for those of you who rely on the swing vote.
Star of David

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