Today in history, greetings, and social banter here. (More)

The Dutch East India Company was established today (1602). Also, Napoleon entered Paris for the “Hundred Days” (1815), Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin was published (1852), New Haven, Connecticut hosted the first international figure skating championship (1914), and Albert Einstein published his theory of general relativity (1916). And Libby Riddles won the Iditarod Dog Sled Race (1985).

Good morning! ::hugggggs::