“Rebel Yell” by S.C. Gwynne, Scribner, New York, NY, 2014 (Book about the American Civil War of 1861-1865)

We know not much about the American history, and this is the the book about it. The Union faced secessionists in eleven Southern states grouped together as the Confederate States of America. The Civil War General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson became a great and tragic American hero. Page 102 reads: “He rode up to General Jackson… Continue reading “Rebel Yell” by S.C. Gwynne, Scribner, New York, NY, 2014 (Book about the American Civil War of 1861-1865)

BADEK NEWS 74

One. This is a girl band, but it should really be called a granny band because the average age of its members is 84, the oldest member is 97. The Band, KBG84, is from Kohama Island, in Okinawa, Japan, and is gaining popularity after its first single, “Come On and Dance, Kohama Island”, hit the top… Continue reading BADEK NEWS 74