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.
October 12, 2011
October 12: Pledge of Allegiance First Recited in Public Schools, 1892
When first written, the Pledge of Allegiance was simply:
"I pledge allegiance to the flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation indivisible, with liberty and justice for all."