All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘George Washington’

Miss Beazley, Former White House Dog, Passes Away

Miss Beazley, a Scottish terrier who was the pet of former President George W. Bush, passed away Saturday after a battle with lymphoma. The former White House dog was nine. Miss Beazley (October 28, 2004 – May 17, 2014), was adopted as a birthday present for First Lady Laura Bush, and moved into the White House as a ten-week-old puppy …

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Historic Bull’s Head Tavern Possibly Unearthed in NY

The infamous Bull’s Head saloon, where then General George Washington is rumored to have raised a celebratory pint or two after the British withdrew from the city at the end of the Revolutionary War in 1783, may have been found in New York City. Preservationist Adam Woodward explored a building at 50 Bowery, which has housed a number of businesses …

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Assassin’s Creed III “King Washington” DLC Gets a Proper Gameplay Trailer

Assassin’s Creed fans have been waiting nearly four months for some solid campaign DLC for Assassin’s Creed III. Today, as Ubisoft is working desperately to appease Wii U Rayman fans, the wait is over. The first in a three-part DLC campaign story called “The Tyranny of King Washington” has been released. The first DLC, titled “The Infamy” drops players into …

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Ass Kicking Presidential Portraits Get The Job Done

(image) New Presidential Seal Everyone in the United States knows that one of the reasons we have become one of the most powerful nations to inhabit the earth in all of history is because we have fantastic presidential leaders. What is not known was why exactly they are badass leaders. Was it because they were awesome diplomats? Or maybe because …

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George Washington’s Constitution Up for Grabs Next Week

George Washington’s copies of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, both of which are 223 year-old, are scheduled to hit the auction block at Christie’s next week. The documents, which are bound in a book containing notes by the first President of the United States himself, were made available to the press earlier this week. Those who are looking …

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National Honesty Day: The Truth, and Nothing But

National Honesty Day is today (April 30th), which means that, in theory, you should be able to ask any question you want and get a straightforward answer that’s relatively free of fibs, lies, and falsehoods. Assuming, of course, that others have heard of the day and all that it entails. Otherwise, chances are you’re going to get the same old …

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BioShock Infinite Introduces Robotic George Washington

There’s not been a lot of information on BioShock Infinite for a while now, but Irrational Games is hoping to change that starting today. Today on the Irrational Games blog, the team posted the first update in a series on enemies called the “Heavy Hitters.” The first one to be introduced is the Motorized Patriot, but I’m just going to …

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Happy Presidents Day 2012! : Twitter Reactions

Happy Presidents Day everyone! Today we honor all the men who have occupied the position of United States President. Originally, the holiday was enacted by congress to pay tribute to George Washington, the first president, and the first American citizen to be recognized with a civic holiday. In the past, most businesses and schools were closed on this day, but …

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