Saturday, September 17, 2016
[1787 - The Constitution of the United States of America is signed by delegates in convention at Freedom Hall, Philadelphia]
[1862 - The Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg) takes place; 23,000 Americans are killed, wounded, or missing in action]
[1904 - Jerry (Gerardo Luigi) Colonna, comedian, actor, born in Boston]
[1907 - Warren (Earl) Burger, Supreme Court Chief Justice, born in St. Paul, Minnesota]
[1923 - Hank (Hiriam) Williams, Sr., multiple Hall of Fame country music & gospel songwriter, singer, born in Mount Olive, Alabama]
[1927 - George Frederick Blanda, "The Grand Old Man" Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and kicker, born in Youngwood, Pennsylvania]
[1928 - Roddy (Roderick Andrew Anthony Jude) McDowall, Tony Award-winning actor, born in London]
[1931 - Anne Bancroft (Anna Maria Louisa Italiano), Oscar & Tony Award-winning actress, born in The Bronx]
[1933 - Dorothy Loudon, Tony Award-winning actress, singer, comedian, born in Boston]
[1935 - Kenneth Elton "Ken" Kesey, writer, born in La Junta, Colorado]
[1938 - Paul Benedict, actor, born in Silver City, New Mexico]
[1948 - John (Johnathan Southworth) Ritter, Emmy Award winning actor, born in Burbank, California]
[2011 - A band of dissident citizens sets up a tent encampment and occupies Zuccotti Park in Manhattan near Wall Street]
Worship not any thing.
A thing neither knows nor cares that you worship it.
Worship not your self.
To worship yourself is a fool's errand.
Worship not any person.
To worship a person is to deny their humanity.
Worship not any creed.
To worship a creed is to deny the alternative.
Worship not any god.
God (if there is one) needs not your worship.
Worship not anything.
William's Whimsical Words:
This doesn't mean you cannot pray. We all do that.
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