"There are two types of education. One should teach us how to make a living, and the other how to live..."

--John Adams

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Star Spangled Banner!

The Bombardment of Fort McHenry on September 13-14, 1814 led Francis Scott Key to write the "Star Spangled Banner", which eventually became our National Anthem in the 1930s!  Below is the video of the GREATEST PERFORMANCE EVER!!

The Battle of New Orleans on January 8, 1815 -- Andrew Jackson defeated the British in New Orleans, proving the Americans could defeat the British.