Tag: President’s Day

What the Friday? The Journey Continues

In which we thank Presidents Washington and Lincoln for a three-day weekend. It’s Friday and weather reports for the weekend are, at best, depressing. Still, there’s much to be done. Tonight, we’ll be seeing friends perform A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters at the Ashland Coffee and Tea, and tomorrow we’ll be seeing other friends in Steel …

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On President’s Day

Norman Rockwell’s Freedom of Speech, the first of the Four Freedoms series, appeared on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post on this day in 1943. Based on remarks in President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s 1941 State of the Union Address, the four freedoms referenced were Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and …

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