I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
May 13, 2011
May 13th: First Fleet left for Australia, 1787
On this date, the First Fleet left for Australia, under the command of Captain Arthur Phillips. The result would be the first permanent English settlement in Australia.