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THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 4/21—4/25/2014

Monday, April 21st, 2014

Believe that your life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. By William James

 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 4/14 — 4/18/2014

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Succeed to Proceed!   Coach Cal

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Friday, April 11th, 2014
  • 1943  Penicillin is successfully used in the treatment of chronic diseases.
  • 1945  The first atomic bomb is detonated near Alamogordo, New Mexico.

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 04/07—04/11/2014

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

“One pound of learning requires 10 lbs. of common sense to apply it!”

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 3/31—-4/04/2014

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

“Happiness is not the absence of problems, but the ability to deal with them.”

Events of the Period—ca. 1944

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

POLITICS

  • 1944 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected to a fourth term as President of the United States.
  • 1945  War ends in Europe on May 8.
  • 1945 Japan surrenders on August 14——World War II ends.

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 3/24—3/28/2014

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life! Plato

Events of the Period—ca. 1936

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

SOCIETY AND CULTURE

  • 1936 Margaret Mitchell writes Gone With the Wind.
  • 1936 Charlie Chaplin stars in Modern Times.
  • 1937 Picasso paints Guernica.

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK 3/17— 3/21/2014

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

True obedience can become leverage. Just by doing what’s expected, you gather experience and believability!

events of the Period –ca. 1936

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  • 1936 The dirigible Hindenburg makes a transatlantic flight.
  • 1937 Insulin is first used to control diabetes.
  • 1937 The Lincoln Tunnel between New York and New Jersey is completed.
  • 1937 The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco opens.