prescription medication information

Posts tagged "Mexican-American War"

Five Best Generals In History Of U.S.

[ReviewAZON name=”US History” id=”10″ display=”inlinepost” asin=”0061965588″ trackingid=”mywebsource1-20″ country=”us” width=”200px” float=”left” imagetop=”10px”]The United States is a war-like nation.  We’ve been at war throughout most of our history and because of this, we have had our share of great generals.  Obviously, this list is only an opinion of who was the best generals in history of the U.S.  Anyone could come up with a different list and provide a good argument to why they are right.  In fact, I welcome other opinions from readers for and against the people on this list.  I put these in order of how I personally see them. Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Jimm - November 17, 2011 at 1:36 pm

Categories: History   Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What Is Cinco De Mayo And Why Does The U.S. Care?

Cinco de MayoIt’s Cinco de Mayo, which is Spanish for the ‘Fifth of May’. The holiday is celebrated across the entire United States and regionally in Mexico. But really, what is this holiday all about? When we think of Cinco de Mayo in the United States, images of going out to a Mexican restaurant and drinking beer comes to mind. However, there is a much deeper meaning to this celebration and one that the United States should be extremely grateful for. Here are five reasons why Cinco de Mayo is celebrated and the meanings behind it. Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Jimm - May 5, 2011 at 4:39 pm

Categories: Education, History   Tags: , , , , , , ,

myFiveBest Things To Remember On Veteran’s Day

Veteran's DayVeteran’s Day is a holiday put aside for all of us to remember the soldiers who have given everything for our country.  It is primarily celebrated, to some extent, in the Allied countries that participated in World War One.  In the United States, while the official day is November 11th, it is usually recognized on the Monday closest to that date.  At eleven o’ clock in the morning on that day, a few minutes of silence should be observed to commemorate the service men and women who have helped to make our country free.  Thank the veterans that you meet, because we enjoy the freedoms that we have because of them.  Here are five reasons why we should remember Veteran’s Day.  Please, feel free to add more trivia or bits of information or go ahead and thank a veteran on here.

Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Jimm - November 7, 2010 at 2:02 pm

Categories: History, Trivia   Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What If…America Had Lost The War…?

As wars go, America has been pretty lucky.  Most of the early wars we fought, we won, either because of fortuitous turn of events, help from an outside force, or sheer tenacity.  The question rises, however, is ‘What if America lost these wars?’  The enemies of the United States certainly had plans for their spoils, but what would they have been?  Here is a list of the plans that were laid out by America’s enemies should they have been victorious. Read more…

Be the first to comment - What do you think?
Posted by Jimm - September 15, 2010 at 10:43 pm

Categories: What Ifs   Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,