Poor William's Almanack and Journal
Contact and Feedback
About William

Rightspeak Glossary

Privacy Statement
Search this site

Ben Franklin's bifocals Thursday, June 3, 2010

Confederacy President Jefferson Davis   Jefferson Davis
[1808 - Jefferson Davis, President Confederate States of America, born in Christian County, Kentucky]

Barney Oldfield behind the wheel with his signature cigar

Driver Barney Oldfield
[1878 - Barney Oldfield, Indy Speedway Hall of Fame driver, born in Wauseon, Ohio]

Tenor Jan Peerce    Opera Tenor Jan Peerce
[1904 - Jan Peerce (Jacob Pincus Perelmuth), opera tenor, born in New York City]

The Toast of Paris Josephine Baker
[1906 - Josephine Baker, dancer, singer,
club owner, born in St. Louis, Missouri]

Actress Paulette Goddard
[1910 - Paulette Goddard (Pauline Marion Levy), actress,
born in Whitestone Landing, Long Island, New York]

Actor Leo Gorcey
[1917 - Leo Gorcey, film actor,
born in New York City]

Gorgeous Lili St. Cyr
[1918 - Lili St. Cyr (Marie Van Schaak), Burlesque Queen,
actress, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota]

Colleen Dewhurst    Actress Colleen Dewhurst
[1924 - Colleen Dewhurst, Tony & Emmy Award-winning actress, born in Montreal,
Quebec, Canada]

Poet Allen Ginsberg
[1926 - Allen Ginsberg, beat poet, born in Newark, New Jersey]

Singer Dakota Staton    Jazz Singer Dakota Staton
[1932 - Dakota Staton (Aliyah Rabia), jazz singer, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania]



Zebras look a lot like horses,
Drafted into the armed forces.
Wearing uniforms with lots of stripes.
They eat their chow and air their gripes.

Now zebras don't look for a fight,
While Nations have to prove their Might.
So the former graze and eat some grass,
While the latter kick each others ass.

Kick Global Butt

William's Whimsical Words:

When they trot into the battle,
They herd together just like cattle.

BACKto Spring 2010

BACKto Almanack Main Page


Almanack | Journal | Contact | About | Forum | Archives | Glossary | Privacy | Search


Content and text copyright ©2008, Will Henry.
HTML and design copyright ©2002, ABC Internet.
All rights reserved.
No claim made as to animated gifs and still jpeg images.
Last updated on June 2, 2010

ABC Mini-logo