Thursday, February 1, 2018


From Twitter feed today: #MyFirstVehicleWas ... a 1960 Mercury Monterey Convertible

February 1, 2018

National Freedom Day

National Freedom Day    Google News

National Freedom Day is a United States observance on February 1 honoring the signing by Abraham Lincoln of a joint House and Senate resolution that later became the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. President Lincoln signed the Amendment outlawing slavery on February 1, 1865, although it was not ratified by the states until later.

When Government is a Train Wreck

Train carrying members of Congress hits truck, 1 dead  
CNN - January 31, 2018

Trump Russia: Republicans accused of tampering with memo on FBI  
BBC - February 1, 2018