October 30th, 1938 – Orson Welles Scares the Nation Orson Welles causes a nationwide panic with his broadcast of “War of the Worlds”—a realistic radio dramatization of a Martian invasion of Earth. Orson Welles was only 23 years old when his Mercury Theater company decided to update H.G. Wells’ 19th-century science fiction novel War of […]

Happy American Independence Day! I cannot think of a better way to honor those who have defended our great country than will a historical collection of American flags from our nation’s history. The national flag of the United States of America, often simply referred to as the American flag, consists of thirteen equal horizontal stripes of […]