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Life in the Pedestrian Lane: School days

...teaching method or style of any of the professors the students that year encountered. The biggest social change was that Eisenhower was president - a Republican after 20 years of Democrats and the last president to be born in the 1800s (of course we didn't...

...away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.Producers of the stalwart, low-tech show said Wednesday that the musical will close on May 3, the 55th...
Arts & Entertainment honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects...tapestries framing a memorial park honoring Eisenhower.One concern is preserving views of...80-foot-tall limestone columns. Statues of Eisenhower as president and World War II general...
Op-ed: The Southern lie

...substantial tax bite will do to your politics.The father of the Republican Southern strategy was that racist old coot Dwight Eisenhower, who - is it possible to wrap your head around the enormity? - wanted to begin to win some Southern electoral votes. Ike...
Op-ed: Same-sex marriage is only the beginning

...interpret what Congress intended, rather than let the law speak for itself.Modern Republican presidents, beginning with Dwight Eisenhower, have had a checkered record when it comes to their Supreme Court appointments. Ike called his nomination of Earl Warren...
Cal Thomas: National Prayer Breakfast ... let us prey

...evangelist Billy Graham spoke at most of the early ones - talked about Jesus and salvation. Presidents, beginning with Dwight D. Eisenhower, would follow with unremarkable comments mostly ignored or relegated to the religion page by the secular press.In recent...
Rich Lowry: Christmas at Bastogne

...barrage, caught the Allies by surprise and met with initial success.But he needed Bastogne, a crossroads that Gen. Dwight Eisenhower quickly decided must be held. The American general rushed the 101st Airborne (the "Screaming Eagles") to the town, together...
Cal Thomas: D-Day is dumb day for too many

...survey, which finds only slightly more than half (54 percent) of those who took a multiple choice quiz knew that Dwight D. Eisenhower was the supreme commander of Allied forces on D-Day. Fewer than half knew Franklin Roosevelt was president and 15 percent...
Former territorial governor dies at age 94

...the AP shows Stepovich standing between President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Interior Secretary Frederick Seaton. Stepovich is the Alaska Territorial Legislature in the 1950s before Eisenhower appointed him territorial governor in 1957 at the age of 38...
Cal Thomas: The McDonnell verdict

...prosecution but to win re-election.The McDonnells might have benefitted from recalling Sherman Adams, President Dwight Eisenhower's chief of staff. Adams was accused of accepting a vicuna coat along with gifts and loans from businessman Bernard Goldfine...


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