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 9, 2011
September 9: The Stono Slave Rebellion, 1739
The Security Act of 1739 would require all white males to take their weapons with them to church on Sundays. Unfortunately for them, that act would not go into effect until September 29th.