The John F. Kennedy Museum on Main Street in Hyannis will be the starting point for the Kennedy Legacy Trail, an interpretive, historic walking trail that will have stops at several sites in Hyannis that will describe significant moments in the Kennedy family history on the Cape. The Kennedy family has been part of Hyannis [...]
31 years ago today, John Hinckley Jr. shot President Ronald Reagan, just 69 days into Reagan’s presidency. The 25-year-old would-be assassin had been stalking actress Jodie Foster, and shot the president in a bizarre attempt to impress the academy-award-nominated-teen. On March 30, 1981, at approximately 1:30 pm local time, Hinckley shot a .22 caliber Röhm [...]
Blockbuster new novel, “DESTINATION DEALEY: Countdown to the Kennedy Conspiracy,” features a ‘58 Chevy Impala Coupe in Tropical Turquoise. The novel opens in a world where KGB snipers botched the JFK assassination fifty years ago, triggering a chronic Russian war. On the brink of Armageddon, a team of outlaws time-travels into history. To save the [...]
A rare historic photograph of former president John F Kennedy and his brother Robert was stolen from Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub, in downtown Portland, during last weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Staff at the Irish establishment said they noticed the photograph had vanished on 18th March. Gerard McAleese told KGW News Channel 8 he [...]
Rare photos of the JFK Funeral from Life Magazine. For a fictional account of the Kennedy Assassination, see novel, Destination Dealey: Countdown to the Kennedy Conspiracy. See the full set of photos here: Full Article
Excellent video compiling clips of Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Director of Haydon Planetarium, discussing why we need to keep exploring space, beyond JFK’s dream of a moon landing in the 1960s.
On March 21, 1980, in the popular evening TV drama Dallas, main character JR Ewing was shot twice by an unknown gunman. The cliffhanger came on the heels of a season where JR (played by Larry Hagman) had angered most of the city. The episode spurred a nationwide question of “Who Shot JR?” and an [...]
Six years ago this March, Oleg Cassini passed away. Although he was renowned as a designer to stars such as Marylin Monroe, Natalie Wood, Renee Zellweger, and Taylor Swift, he is perhaps best known for designing Jackie Kennedy‘s ensembles.
A spokesperson from Ursa Minor Publishing has revealed that JFK Novelist L.D.C. Fitzgerald secretly delights in receiving hate mail from fans. Fitzgerald is the author of thriller, “DESTINATION DEALEY: Countdown to the Kennedy Conspiracy,” a fictional account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dealey Plaza, Dallas. Sarah Crestwood of Ursa Minor Publishing [...]
Three former Iowa Supreme Court justices who voted to legalize same-sex marriage in their state have been selected as recipients of the 2012 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award, the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation announced today. Former Iowa chief justice Marsha Ternus and former justices David Baker and Michael Streit joined a unanimous [...]