Daily Archives: Aug 15, 2012

First White House Gate Crasher (Literally)

White House northwest gate

The Salahis ain’t got nuthin’ on Doyle Allen Hicks of Waynesville, North Carolina. The former wanted to socialize with the president. The latter wanted to warn the president of a communist takeover. This is a colorful article from the Washington …

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Dumbass Causes Bomb Scare at State, War and Navy Building

not really a bomb

Things were quite different about a century ago. People were a little more trusting, maybe naïve or innocent. I think this short piece in the Washington Post from January 9th, 1916 illustrates this perfectly. If this happened today, you can bet …

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