Posts Tagged ‘History’

  • How Far Can The SmartPhone Go?
    Posted by on July 13th, 2014 at 9:54 am, Comments: 0

    Last night, my college age daughter baby sat for some kids down the street.  The kids were 4 and 6.  The 4 year old knew […]

  • Kansas City Here I Come
    Posted by on April 30th, 2014 at 7:46 am, Comments: 0

    Headed out to Kansas City today.  It’s my first trip there ever.  I am looking forward to sampling some BBQ, and hopefully going to the […]

  • Going Home
    Posted by on November 27th, 2013 at 5:46 am, Comments: 0

    Where is home for you?  Thanksgiving is upon us, and families generally get together.  What if you have no home?  Or are away from home? […]

  • Chicago Cutting Edge Company: UICO
    Posted by on August 31st, 2013 at 5:26 am, Comments: 0

    I was an angel investor into UICO.  It was one of HPA’s early investments.  Bahar Wadia did an interview with Tom Sosnoff of Tastytrade the […]

  • High Schooler’s View Of Normandy
    Posted by on August 13th, 2013 at 10:20 pm, Comments: 0

    One of the activities of the National World War Two Museum is education.  It might be one of our largest focuses as a museum.  It’s […]

  • Selling The Why And Populist Movements
    Posted by on July 15th, 2013 at 8:13 am, Comments: 0

    Watch this video the next time you need to sell something. It’s a powerful reminder of how to move people. Selling the Why is important […]

  • They Never Leave Our Memory
    Posted by on May 27th, 2013 at 12:40 pm, Comments: 0

    A guest post from a reader.  Have a good Memorial Day. Last August I travelled to a small town in northeast Ohio to bury my […]

  • Breakfast Links
    Posted by on May 8th, 2013 at 4:10 am, Comments: 0

    Up early.  It’s my birthday.  Harry Truman was born on this day.  It was also V-E Day in Europe today back in 1945.  I have […]

  • REbooting America-Read This Book
    Posted by on March 14th, 2013 at 6:54 am, Comments: 0

    Sometimes it’s hard to look at the world and be optimistic.  One of the reasons I really enjoy working with entrepreneurs is they are building […]

  • The Guns At Last Light
    Posted by on February 7th, 2013 at 8:07 am, Comments: 0

    Rick Atkinson is out with his third book on the war in Europe.  I have read an advance copy and it is splendid.  Atkinson is […]

  • Alfred HItchcock Directed The Holocaust
    Posted by on January 22nd, 2013 at 4:00 pm, Comments: 0

    Alfred Hitchcock is one of the great filmakers of all time.  In 1945, he directed a film about the Holocaust.  It’s sort of an anachronism […]

  • Rick Atkinson-The Guns At Last Light
    Posted by on December 10th, 2012 at 10:48 pm, Comments: 0

    Started reading The Guns At Last Light.  It’s part of the Liberation Trilogy.  I am into the first few chapters, and it’s already an amazing […]

  • Oral Histories Save Family Memories Forever
    Posted by on December 8th, 2012 at 9:00 am, Comments: 0

    One of the most critical missions the National World War Two Museum is engaged in is researching and interviewing all kinds of participants from the war to […]

  • Happy Thanksgiving
    Posted by on November 22nd, 2012 at 1:48 pm, Comments: 0

    Hope you have a great Thanksgiving.  God bless you, your friends, and your family. Related articles Happy Thanksgiving America!

  • D-Day, H-Hour
    Posted by on June 6th, 2010 at 2:07 pm, Comments: 0

    This weekend, I was in New Orleans, Louisiana. I was installed as a trustee on the board of the National World War Two Museum. It […]