Forty-four years ago today, Robert Kennedy was shot in an L.A. hotel's kitchen and died a day later.
He had just won the California primary and ended his victory speech with "And now it's on to Chicago and let's win there!"
But would he have won there? Would he have beaten Richard Nixon? Let's tak ... More >>
Being the parent of someone fighting in a war is no picnic, even if you're a president.
In the modern era, several future or incumbent presidents had sons in the military in wartime. Some of those sons did much, some very little, one paid the ultimate price.
Let's look, building up to that ultimat ... More >>
On this day in 1973, the Vice-President of the United States resigned from office after pleading no contest to accepting bribes.
Pretty big deal, right? But Spiro Agnew has been largely lost to history, remembered mostly for his odd name.
Richard Nixon picked the obscure Maryland governor as his r ... More >>