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

The Romans besieged Jerusalem today (70). Also, Benjamin Franklin and Benjamin Rush founded the Society for the Relief of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held In Bondage (1775), Noah Webster copyrighted his first dictionary (1828), John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln (1965), the Titanic sank (1912), and John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath was published (1939). And the Human Genome Project was completed (2003).

Good morning! ::hugggggs::