James Bovard

“Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.”

Looks Can Be Deceiving

When it was first invented, the computer mouse was called the “X-Y Position Indicator for a Display System.” The patent, issued in 1970 was originally filed in 1965!

Abraham Lincoln

“Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.”

You Too ?

Bono was born Paul David Hewson and in 2005 he and his wife Ali Hewson, founded the sustainable fashion brand EDUN, originally to promote trade in Africa by sourcing production throughout the continent. In 2009 EDUN became part of the LVMH group. EDUN is NUDE spelled backwards!

Steve Jobs

“Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me … Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful… that’s what matters to me.”

What’s in a Name?

What is Bono’s real name and what global brand did he and his wife found in 2005?

All in the Family

At Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt’s wedding in 1905, President Theodore (“Teddy”) Roosevelt gave away the bride.