McKinley October 21st 2007 Dogs are called man's best friend for good reason. My dog, McKinley, was an endless source of entertainment, my confidant and my best friend. He was smart, happy and mischievous. I couldn't imagine life without him. But yesterday, October 19, 2007, we had to put him to sleep. He was 13.
We got McKinley when I was 10, 3 days after our previous standard poodle, Leo, had passed away. We bro ... read more
North America » United States » Wisconsin » Madison Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I hope that this blog of my experiences living and traveling abroad is able to facilitate multicultural understanding for those who don't have the time or opportunity to travel. If I may make one small difference in the world, I hope it can be one that helps us to understand that the multitude of small things we have in common bind the world so much more tightly than the seemingly bigger things that currently divide us. If all the world's citizens can realize this, perhaps someday we will finally have peace on Earth.... full info