Episode 41: The Great Gatsby

April 10 marks the 90th anniversary of the publication of “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Here are three things you might not know about “The Great Gatsby”: First: Among the other titles Fitzgerald …

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Episode 40: The Mercury Seven

On April 9, 1959 NASA announced the first seven American astronauts. Here are three things you might not know about Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Scott Carpenter, Wally Schirra, Gordon Cooper and Deke Slayton: …

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Episode 39: Times Square

On April 8, 1904, New York’s Longacre Square at the intercection of Seventh Avenue and Broadway was renamed Times Square. Here are three things you might not know about Times Square: 1. It was the …

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Episode 33: Falklands War

Today is the 33rd anniversary of the Argentine invasion of the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory also claimed by Argentina. The invasion sparked the Falklands War. Here are three things you may not have …

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