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.
November 10, 2011
November 10: Henry Wirz Executed for War Crimes, 1865
Henry Wirz was the only Confederate officer ever convicted of war crimes after the Civil War. Was he really guilty?