This Day in Founding Founders History - Where we bring you important dates in the lives and history of the Founding Generation. Two birthdays on this day, one an inventor, philanthropist, and one-time candidate for President, the other a Puritan minister and author. Find out who they are in today's Founding Fathers History.
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – The basic idea the president is trying to get across is that government investment is somehow sacred and somehow superior to private investment. I’ve got to ask the question: Says who and why? The proposition is that if you just left the money in the hands of us knuckle-dragging Neanderthals out here, without being led about with pinkies stuck into our nostrils and our brilliant federal overlord researchers going through all the drudgery and toil of laboring away in their laboratories, that if this didn’t occur, nothing would be discovered. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – In our enlightened age here, we seem to have convinced ourselves, or many people have tried to convince themselves, that technology is actually the work of the future and that’s all that is needed. No one will have to grow our food. No one will have to milk the cows. No one will have to figure out how to get the water from point A to point B. We won’t have to go through any of the things we go through today because technology will replace all those things. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…