Ripping off your mask

I’m happier now that I’ve changed from coffee to orange juice in the mornings.
My doctor explained it’s the vitamin C and natural sugars but I really think it’s the vodka.

“What we can say with confidence is that Rome fell gradually, and that Romans for many decades scarcely noticed what was happening.”
by Thomas Cahill

Today in 1865 – American Civil War: the Battle of Palmito Ranch: the first day of the last major land action to take place during the Civil War, resulting in a Confederate victory, in Texas. Of course, the war had been officially over for a month.

Today in 2002 – Former US President Jimmy Carter arrives in Cuba for a five-day visit with Fidel Castro becoming first President of the United States, in or out of office, to visit the island since Castro’s 1959 revolution. Jimmy Carter never met a dictator he didn’t like. And just when you thought Jimmuh Carter was the deepest depravity found in an American president, Obama comes along…