“Please do not feed the squirrels. If you feed the squirrels, they’ll become overweight, and prone to disease. Their population will grow, and they’ll lose their ability to forage for food on their own. They will expect you to feed them and will attack you if you don’t. They’ll become like little welfare recipients, and you wouldn’t want to do this to them.”
source: Park sign
Today in 1869 – Thomas Edison receives a patent for his electric voting machine.
Today in 1890 – The United States Census Bureau begins using Herman Hollerith’s tabulating machine to count census returns.
Today in 1979 – The first black-led government of Rhodesia in 90 years takes power. This IS Zimbabwe. Inflation over six digits. People starving. Thugs keeping the President-for-Life in power. Yeah, they showed those nasty white colonialists how to run a country. Watch as South Africa does the same thing. Yep! go ahead. show us that ‘Wakanda’ thing… I’m waiting…