Every day has quite a list of "historical" events that have happened on that day. Every now and then I like to skim them for things that tickle my fancy. So I did. Here, then, for the last day of January is a list of just six that I thought were either interesting, funny, or work noting.
~~These first two show the wonder of hypocritical thinking that is at the heart of any country's politics.
1865 - Congress passes 13th Amendment, abolishing slavery in America (121-24)
1876 - The United States orders all Native Americans to move into reservations.
1927 - NL Pres John Heydler rules Rogers Hornsby can't hold stock in the Cardinals and play for the Giants
1958 - US launches their 1st artificial satellite, Explorer 1
1968 - Viet Cong Tet offensive begins
1994 - Dow Jones hits a record 3,978.36So remember- today's headline might just be history in the making.