Millennial History

By Steve Jackson

He Played with Fire

Goodness gracious! Rock’s Roll icon Jerry Lee Lewis recently passed away in his Mississippi home at the age of 87. The “ Great Balls of Fire” rock and country icon had been dealing with health issues lately, according to a Facebook post on his official page. The October 19 post read” On Sunday, Jerry Lee […]


New York University fired Maitland Jones Jr. because his organic chemistry course was “too hard” for his students. The man wrote the textbook on the subject, now in its fifth edition, and had been a star professor at Princeton. He went out of his way to tape lectures, at his own expense, to mitigate some […]

All Things Christmas

The religious significance of candy canes: One myth about the candy cane was that it was a less a simple sweet than a way to pay homage to God.The white color supposedly represented purity and the red the blood of Christ with the peppermint included due to its mentions in the Old Testament. The candy’s […]

Did you know about the unknown fourth country in North America?   

 I had always been taught that North America proper was comprised of three countries-Canada, Mexico and the United States. I was unaware that for a short period of time in the 1820’s there was actually a fourth country that existed in the expanse of land we refer to today as Central America.        […]

 Did you know that a royal wedding gave rise to the original Oktoberfest?

On October 12,1810, Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig, later King Ludwig l of Bavaria, married Princess Therese von Saxony- Hildburghausen. The Bavarian royalty invited the citizens of Munich to attend the festivities, held on the fields in front of the city gates. These famous public fields were named Theresienwiese-“Therese’s Fields “- in honor of the crown […]

Big Brother IRS

Most of the following blog is courtesy of the Epoch Times newspaper, a reliable source for factual information largely dealing with current events with historical connections.        “He has erected a multitude of new offices, sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our people and eat out their substance.”          Those […]

The Weaponization of Covid-19

The CCCP( Chinese Communist Party) used Covid-19 for biological warfare, according to a new report by nine experts with the Washington-based Center for Security Policy( CSP).Generals, medical experts, and former US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Pete Hoekstra and retired Army Lt. General William “Jerry” Boykin, a former deputy undersecretary of defense, contributed to the report, […]

Tom – Foolery

Talk about ingratitude. Students at the University of Virginia have become the latest young Americans to try to saw off the branch that they are sitting on. In this case, the legacy of Thomas Jefferson.          An article written by the editorial board of the university’s student newspaper says that Thomas Jefferson’s […]

End of an Era: The passing of Queen Elizabeth ll

Great Britain has not only lost the world’s longest reigning monarch as well as the most famous woman on the planet. Her passing also denotes the end of the glory and clout that she represented of the unrivaled British Empire. It still amazes me that England, the approximate size of the state of Alabama, controlled […]