Category: History

The United States Constitution Started in Connecticut

While the United States Constitution has many fathers and traces it’s linage from many documents.  The government of the United States today is in lineal descent more nearly related to that of Connecticut (later hidden in the Charter Oak) than…

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America Has Lost It’s Technology Dominance, 64 Reasons

Rising Above the Gathering Storm, Revisited: Rapidly Approaching Category 5 http://www.nap.edu/catalog/12999.html Executive Summary A Few Factoids Thirty years ago, ten percent of California’s general fund went to higher education and three percent to prisons. Today, nearly eleven percent goes to…

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San Francisco: Movie 1905

A movie of San Francisco, 1905 driving down market street. At this point in time (1905) there were less than 1 billion people on the entire planet. The average life expectancy? in the U.S. was 47 years and there were…

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