Posts tagged "ancestors"

Battle Of The Genealogy TV Shows

Two shows focused on finding well-known Americans' ancestors are hitting the small screen at about the same time. "Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr." premiered on PBS Feb. 10, and "Who Do You Think You Are?" will air beginning March 5 on NBC (it originated as a BBC show back in 2004). Both…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 4, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: Dutch Animals, Six Women, And John Adams

The Dutch parliament voted unanimously to outlaw bestiality and pornography involving animals. Previously, Dutch law had forbidden bestiality only when animals were found to be mistreated. One small step for man, one giant leap for horses. [AP]…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 14, 2008