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 25, 2011
October 25: The Charge of the Light Brigade, 1854
An ambiguous order, and unfailing adherence to orders led to a catastrophe. Clearly, "someone had blundered."