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    Daily Links – May 11, 2012

    Today is May 11th. On this date in 1858, Minnesota became the 32nd state. Hey, that rhymed! I knew I should have become a rap person!! Also on this date,

    Daily Links – May 10, 2012

    Today is May 10th. On this date in 1924, J. Edgar Hoover was appointed as acting director of the FBI. He became the official director later that year. Hoover wielded

    Infographic: The Obama Economy

    The Romney campaign has released a good new infographic detailing the truth about Obama’s promised “green economy” job gains. (Click on the graphic to view full size.) Facts are facts,

    Daily Links – May 9, 2012

    Today is May 9th. On this date in 1962, scientists in Lexington, Massachusetts successfully bounced a laser off the moon for the first time. The moon surrendered to scientists shortly

    ‘Conversations With Conservatives’

    Above is the live stream of a new weekly conversation with some of our conservative members of Congress, who will discuss issues of the day and answer questions submitted via

    Daily Links – May 8, 2012

    Today is May 8th. On this date in 1886, a pharmacist named John Pemberton in Atlanta, Georgia created that most immortal of soft drinks, Coca-Cola. Today it is the most

    Heritage Foundation’s Conversations with Conservatives

    Above is the live stream of a new weekly conversation with some of our conservative members of Congress, who will discuss issues of the day and answer questions submitted via

    Daily Links – May 7, 2012

    Today is May 7th. On this date in 1965, Keith Richards woke up in the early morning, recorded the hook for what would eventually become “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction”,

    Daily Links – May 4, 2012

    Today is May 4th. On this date in 1979, Margaret Thatcher was sworn in as Great Britain’s first female Prime Minister. She was famously known as the “Iron Lady” for

    Daily Links – May 3, 2012

    Today is May 3rd. On this date in 1469, Niccolo Machiavelli was born. The political philosopher is best known for penning the pamphlet, later published as a book, The Prince,

    Daily Links – May 2, 2012

    Today is May 2nd. On this date in 1918, General Motors acquired the Chevrolet Motor Company, both of which had been founded by the same man, William C. Durant. At

    Daily Links – May 1, 2012

    Today is May 1st. On this date in 1751, the first American cricket tournament was held in New York City. Surprisingly, though they wouldn’t be founded until over 200 years

    Daily Links – April 30, 2012

    Today is April 30th. On this date in 1789, the United States had its first Presidential Inauguration, on the balcony of Federal Hall on Wall Street in New York City.

    Daily Links – April 27, 2012

    Today is April 27th. On this date in 4977 B.C., the universe was created. At least, that’s what 17th century German astronomer Johannes Kepler calculated. So Happy Birthday, Universe! If

    Daily Links – April 26, 2012

    Today is April 26th. On this date in 1514, Copernicus recorded his first observations of Saturn. He concluded that God must have liked it, because “he puteth a ring upon