Montana vs. Rudy

Rudy, the movie, isn't as accurate as we were led to believe.

PatrickHistories09/20/10 0 comments

American Civil Literacy

See how much you know about our country's history.

DadHistories04/16/08 3 comments

Scotty’s Castle

I was young then, and the idea of secret gold mines, buried treasure, and exotic places was exciting to me.

DadHistories10/22/07 1 comments

Don’t Cry Now That I’ve Found You

This video will yank at the Madden siblings' nostalgia-sensors perhaps more than any other video from the early '80s.

DanHistories03/18/07 4 comments

Stop and Eat A Waffle

Dad knows he'll often stop and eat a waffle.

DanHistories11/10/06 4 comments

Katrina graphic

This interactive graphic chronicles how Katrina flooded New Orleans last August.

DadHistories05/23/06 0 comments


Here’s another of those “100 greatest” lists. This time it’s about science discoveries. You may disagree with some of them,...

DadHistories04/20/06 1 comments

Doug Pinnick’s most embarrassing moment

I witnessed Doug Pinnick's most embarrassing moment.

PatrickHistories10/02/05 2 comments

Some guy who ran a blog

The Maddennation people kinda wish they had our URL.

PatrickHistories06/14/05 0 comments

Top 100 Gadgets of All Time

Mobile Magazine's list of the Top 100 Gadgets of all time.

DavidHistories06/09/05 3 comments

Atomic Spies

...a classic case of code breaking by a top-secret project called Venona.

DadConnections/Histories/Observations01/06/05 0 comments

The Patriot

They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.

DadHistories/Observations/Reviews07/04/04 0 comments

Skipping Stones

Yesterday we all went to Stroud’s Run State Park. Pato was disappointed at first because we had told him we...

PatrickHistories11/03/03 0 comments

Under God

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion

DadHistories10/20/03 1 comments

The Curse of the Bambino

The damn Yankees won again, and another heartbreaking missed opportunity goes down in the annuls of baseball.

DadHistories10/17/03 2 comments

International Ladies Garment Workers

capitalism has many advantages, but one of its biggest problems is its tendency toward exploitation of laborers and resources.

DadHistories09/06/03 0 comments

The Old Sow

Dad’s entry about stories, and his interest in genealogy, got me remembering this video we took of Uncle Jim singing...

PatrickHistories/Movies02/21/03 3 comments