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.
September 19, 2011
September 19: Giles Corey Pressed to Death, 1692
In Salem Village, 19 people were hanged during the witchcraft trials, and one was crushed to death. His name was Giles Corey.