Mill Creek Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Acting our age, or not l Chuck’s World


Last updated 12/12/2018 at Noon

I didn’t watch the George H.W. Bush funeral last week, although I engaged with it in a 21st century sort of way. I saw video clips and photos, countless memes, and too many GIFs to keep track of. I read live tweets of people watching. It was like being there.

And I saw the extraordinary photos of the row of presidents and their spouses. Seeing ex-presidents together is always an extraordinary thing, given that they live extraordinary lives, but it’s also unusual just in a demographic sense.

During Franklin Roosevelt’s time in office, from 1933 until 1945, the only living...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 08/02/2022 03:28