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 8, 2011
September 8: The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
It was called the Storm of the Century, and with good reason. Even today, it's considered the most deadly natural disaster to have ever hit the United States.