Friday, March 14, 2008

Today In History: Happy Birthday and Good Riddance.

Happy birthday to Albert Einstein (b. 1879) and good riddance to Karl Marx (d. 1883).

6 comments:

Turk Turon said...

I pass Albert's statue every day. I should bring him a present. What should it be?

Roberta X said...

Well, that kinda depends -- it's all relative.

Turk Turon said...

A Newtonian Telescope?
So he can look back in time?

Billy Beck said...

Turk: is that the one on Constitution Avenue in Washington?

Don Gwinn said...

Of course, it's also Sean Gwinn's birthday.
:D

(He's not famous yet, he's only one year old.)

Turk Turon said...

Billy,
Yeah, in front of the Nat'l Academy of Science.
Turk