#BornThisDay: Writer, Gore Vidal

October 3, 1924- Gore Vidal: "A Narcissist is someone better looking than you are" I played him once. Well, not exactly, but I based a character that I once portrayed, a ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

July 28, 1929- Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis lived during an era when I was always aware of her celebrated enigmatic personality. During my lifetime, she was always the ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Historian, Henry Chapman Mercer

June 24, 1856- Henry Chapman Mercer was an archaeologist, artifact collector, tile-maker, & designer of 3 distinctive poured concrete structures: his home ... See the Rest

Can I Get an Amen?

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For Sale: Miracle McNugget with Eerie Resemblance to George Washington

The bidding on eBay is already ... See the Rest

It Was 70 Years Ago Today

19 iconic photos of Pearl Harbor at BuzzFeed. ... See the Rest

Flashback: Jack Ruby’s Revolver

The gun Jack Ruby used to assassinate accused JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald on November 24, 1963. "I didn't want to be a hero," Ruby is said to have said. "I did it for Jacqueline Kennedy." (Image via See the Rest

Oswald’s Coffin on the Block

The pine coffin that housed the body of accused JFK killer, Lee Harvey Oswald, is one of the macabre items of memorabilia that have come on the block at the Nate D Sanders auction house in Brentwood. ... See the Rest