We are a diverse country.

We are a diverse country.

Sep 27

Originally, the United States, as implied by its name, was considered a loose affiliation of independent and sovereign states. Prior to the Constitution, which created a much tighter bond between the states, the states were governed by a rather weak document called the Articles of Confederation. There was little to no Federal power and a shipment of rice from South Carolina going overland to...

ALWAYS GOOD TO KNOW AND REMEMBER!

ALWAYS GOOD TO KNOW AND REMEMBER!

Sep 23

Fact: The first theater to be used solely for the showing of motion pictures was built by a Jew (Adolf Zukor). Fact: The first full-length sound picture, The Jazz Singer was produced by the Jewish Samuel L. Goldwyn & Louis B. Mayer (MGM). Fact: A Jew (Dr. Abraham Waksman) coined the term antibiotics. Fact: A Polish Jew (Casimir Funk) who pioneered a new field of medical research gave us a...

Interesting Jewish Facts

Interesting Jewish Facts

Sep 20

Lillian Friedman married Cruz Rivera. They named their baby Geraldo Miguel Rivera (Funny, it doesn’t sound Jewish.) Since, according to Jewish Law, anyone born to a Jewish mother is Jewish, Geraldo Rivera is Jewish. As Were, among others: Fiorello Laguardia, Winston Churchill and Cary Grant, as Explained below. Fiorello Laguardia’s mother’s name was Jacobson. His father was not...

Some Interesting Jewish Trivia

Some Interesting Jewish Trivia

Sep 12

Some interesting facts – some you may already know but some were new to me. The Roosevelts were Dutch, arriving in NYC in 1682 (Originally name Claes Rosenvelt before name change to Nicholas Roosevelt) Sarah Delano, FDR’s mother, was descended from Sephardic Jews. Joseph Stalin was originally named Joseph David Djugashvili (translating into “son of a Jew.”) All 3 of the...

Windsor is NOT the royal family’s real name.

Windsor is NOT the royal family’s real name.

Sep 06

While on the subject of George of Cambridge from the House of Windsor, Windsor is NOT the royal family’s real name. This royal household all descends from Queen Victoria and her husband, the Prince Consort, Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. So that is the family’s real name, Saxe-Coburg Gotha. Somehow, in 1917, while the British Empire was engaged in mortal combat with the Hun of Germany,...