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

The First Defenestration of Prague occurred today (1419). Also, Jamestown’s House of Burgesses convened (1619), a Masonic Grand Lodge opened in Massachusetts (1733), Bartolomeo Rastrelli presented St. Petersburg’s Catherine Palace to Empress Elizabeth (1756), President Dwight Eisenhower signed a resolution of Congress making “In God We Trust” the national motto (1956), President Lyndon Johnson signed the Social Security Act creating Medicare and Medicaid (1965), and Jimmy Hoffa disappeared (1975). And BBC Two’s Top of the Pops was broadcast for the last time (2006).

Good morning! ::hugggggs::