General George S. Patton’s dog, Willie, on the day of Patton’s death on December 21st, 1945.
The Electoral College
If you don’t like it, you have to re-draw the map of 50 US States.
America, divided into 50 states of approximately equal population. Arizona would stay “Arizona”.
Some People Call this Obscene
I say that it depends on what the racks look like.
Europe, 238 AD: Year of the Six Emperors: Gordians I & II (2 April 238)
To pay for his military campaigns, Maximinus Thrax extorted money from the Roman populace. In 238 the province of Africa Proconsularis revolted, proclaiming its 80-year-old governor Gordian as Emperor. Believing rumors that Maximinus was dead, the Roman Senate recognized Gordian and his son Gordian II as co-emperors in early April.
But the Gordians didn’t last long (either). Being an emperor meant that you had a big target on your back. Things haven’t changed all that much.
Properly Captioned Photo
Still not nearly wimpy enough to fit in with the “Green New Deal’s” car of the future.