- Excellent interview with @jmjafrx https://t.co/A0DhngRDvq 02:16:39 PM July 24, 2016 from Twitter Web Client
- So Many Research Scientists, So Few Openings as Professors, via @nytimes https://t.co/2UeuG6JTOD 07:16:49 AM July 14, 2016 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- What Clinton Should Have Said About Race, via @nytimes from John McWhorter, on limits of a "conversation" https://t.co/PsHbG96uoU 07:10:52 AM July 14, 2016 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- Want to Live in Far East Russia? Wimps Need Not Apply., via @nytimes homesteading Siberia https://t.co/8q7UAMG2PZ 06:59:45 AM July 14, 2016 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
Tag Archives: AMC
This past week I had the opportunity to talk with Jerry Johnston (NET Radio) about the historic significance of the year 1862, now 150 years later. We talked about the Pacific Railroad Act, the Homestead Act, and the Morrill Land … Continue reading
AMC’s premier of Hell on Wheels aired last night, and it included beautiful scenes of the Union Pacific railroad building and the Nebraska Territory. The close-up view of the steam locomotive–the behemoth–and its cowcatcher, the explosions blasting the cut through … Continue reading
I have to admit that I have been eagerly anticipating Sunday night’s premier of AMC’s “Hell on Wheels.” What could be better than the unheralded Anson Mount, one of the best Southern actors of our day, playing an ex-Confederate guerrilla … Continue reading