Saturday, February 16, 2008
Friday, February 15, 2008
Thursday, February 14, 2008
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Garrison was an ardent abolitionist. One quote which illustrates his commitment is "I am in earnest – I will not equivocate – I will not excuse – I will not retreat a single inch – I WILL BE HEARD."
In his free time, Franklin liked to keep busy. He played the violin, the harp, and the guitar; all in addition to composing string quartets in a classical style.
Before joining the Nation of Islam, Farrakhan was on the road to having a successful career as a Calypso singer.
Before you jump down my throat, I am well aware that at the time the school opened, it wasn’t in the United States, but you get the idea.
Tuesday, February 12, 2008
Monday, February 11, 2008
Sunday, February 10, 2008
Saint Scholastica, who died in 543, was the twin sister of St. Benedict of Nursia, the founder of the Benedict Order. Scholastica is the patroness against storms and rain. Benedict, on the other hand is far busier, being as he is the patron against poison; witchcraft; agricultural workers; cavers; civil engineers; coppersmiths; dying people; erysipelas; Europe; farmers; fever; gall stones; Heerdt, Germany; inflammatory diseases; Italian architects; kidney disease; monks; nettle rash; Norcia, Italy; people in religious orders; schoolchildren; servants who have broken their master's belongings; speleologists; spelunkers and temptations