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.
July 2, 2011
July 2: James A. Garfield Shot by Charles Guiteau, 1881
On this day in history, Charles Guiteau shot President James A. Garfield.
Guiteau claimed that he hadn't murdered the President. The doctors did that.