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Two Lines in the Sand–Mexican/American War, Part III

Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes When President Polk ordered General Zachary Taylor to occupy and defend Texas up to the border of the Rio Grande, he was utilizing a well-defined line in the sand to demark his demand that Mexico honor its treaties [...]

Don’t Cry for Me, California–Mexican/American War, Part II

Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes We remember the Mexican-American War as a fight between the USA and Mexico. However, the UK and France were directly involved in the region, as well. France and Great Britain both recognized Texas’ independence, [...]

Visual Artist Franck de las Mercedes Joins Artsy in The Directed Art Modern’s Gallery Roster

The Directed Art Modern is a Miami-based contemporary art platform delivering public art projects, creating connections between art and the public, building the young collectors’ inventory, aiding both emerging and established artists [...]

DeflateGate or Deflated-Ego-Gate,what do you think?

  Link to audio: https://soundcloud.com/willrobertsweeklyradio/12315dailyscreamdeflategate     I’m Will Roberts, and this is the daily scream!! Ahh, here we go! Now how sad is it that we question everything these [...]

Ask a Law Professor–Is America Headed Toward Firearms Confiscation?

By Piper Bayard Currently, a great deal of misinformation is firing throughout the Cyberverse about gun control. Tempers flaring, insults flying, and people “unfriending” those who state even the barest, most uncontested facts from any source [...]

Will You Be Ready If Disaster Strikes?

by Jenny Hansen In the event of an earthquake/tornado/hurricane/fire, WHAT do you grab before you run? This is the all-important question you must ask when you’re trying to get prepared for these sorts of things. I could do five posts [...]

18 Unusual Facts About Women

by Jenny Hansen Last week, we celebrated the men with 13 Groovy Man Facts. Today, in honor of my baby girl’s birthday (and mothers everywhere) we’re flipping the coin and celebrating the females. All of you males with moms, wives [...]

13 Groovy “Man Facts”

13 Really Nifty Facts about Men by Jenny Hansen   I’m kind of a “dude.” I don’t know if it’s because I was influenced by my big brother (the Bag Whore) or if it’s just because my mama was kind of a tomboy. [...]

10 Ways I’d Love My Books To Be Like Flat Stanley

by Jenny Hansen Flat Stanley at the Beach in Carlsbad   If you’re a North American parent with a child in 3rd grade or beyond, it’s a pretty sure bet you’ve heard of Flat Stanley. Just in case you haven’t, here’s [...]

The Adventures of Chicken Kim Jong Un Little–Intelligence Update

The following is an updated excerpt from The North Korean Sky is Falling by Intelligence Operative Jay Holmes, published at Bayard & Holmes on Monday, April 1. By Intelligence Operative Jay Holmes North Korea has been developing a missile [...]