Black History Month: Home Run King Hank Aaron turns 75 today

Hank Aaron hitting #715 in April, 1974

That’s right, I said it: Hank Aaron is still the Home Run King, and today is his 75th birthday. Tonight there will be a big party in Atlanta to celebrate, and President Clinton and Dave Winfield are among the scheduled attendees. I hope President Obama finds a way […]

Gathering of US Presidents

I’ve seen three of these guys at Willie Nelson concerts, and I’m glad one of them is the next President.

Strange it wasn’t the guys who say they are from Texas.


Eartha Kitt – A Great American

Eartha Kitt had one of the best voices of all time, and she put it to good use. Many of us know her from her portrayal of Catwoman in the 60s Batman TV series, but Eartha Kitt actually had a very hot career by the time she did Batman, with several hit singles (C’est Si […]