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Jul 31
2015

How Research on George Peabody (1795-1869) Changed Our Lives.

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker

"How Research on George Peabody (1795-1869) Changed Our Lives," by Franklin Parker, 1921-, and Betty J. Parker, 1929-," bfparker@frontiernet.net

(Biographic and Bibliographic:  Revised & Corrected, January 14, 2014)

 

Franklin Parker, 1921-, and Betty J. Parker, 1929-, first met at Berea College near Lexington, KY, Sept. 1946, were married June 12, 1950.  Frank attended the University

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Jul 29
2015

How Albert Einstein (1879-1955) Changed the Way We See the Universe," by Franklin and Betty J.

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker

"How Albert Einstein (1879-1955) Changed the Way We See the Universe," by Franklin and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net 

Review of Walter Isaacson's Einstein, His Life and Universe, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2007, and related sources, given March 17, 2008, Uplands Retirement Village. Pleasant Hill, TN.  Drafted: 27-Feb-08. 

Journalist Walter Isaacson, author of 2007 bestseller Einstein, His

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Jul 29
2015

How Albert Einstein (1879-1955) Changed the Way We See the Universe," by Franklin and Betty J.

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker

"How Albert Einstein (1879-1955) Changed the Way We See the Universe," by Franklin and Betty J. Parker, bfparker@frontiernet.net 

Review of Walter Isaacson's Einstein, His Life and Universe, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2007, and related sources, given March 17, 2008, Uplands Retirement Village. Pleasant Hill, TN.  Drafted: 27-Feb-08. 

Journalist Walter Isaacson, author of 2007 bestseller Einstein, His

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Jul 29
2015

Lawrence Arthur Cremin (1925-1990), U.S. Educational Historian, Career, Publications, Reviews of Maj

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker
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Jul 29
2015

BELL CURVE, IQ, RACE, CLASS, AND PLACE: THE BOOK THAT SHOOK AMERICA IN 1994. By Franklin and Betty

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker
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Jul 25
2015

Karen Armstrong (1944-) as Master Teacher: A Dialogue on the British Ex-Nun, Author, and Historian o

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker
Betty J. Parker: Frank, explain our interest in Karen Armstrong. Why have so many readers, wanting to understanding why Muslim extremists hate us, turned to her books on religion? Why have so many study groups spent months analyzing her 1993 book, A History of God? What circumstances made her, for a time at least, as writer and lecturer, also a master teacher? 

Franklin Parker: Her interviews on
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Jul 24
2015

Adolph Hitler (1889-1945):

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker
2015 Published writings of Franklin Parker, 1921-, & Betty June Parker, 1929-, P.O. Box 406, Pleasant Hill, TN 38578.  E-mail:  bfparker@frontiernet.net    Copy any of the URLs below, paste on your browser, click on that URL, and you should access result.

 

  41 of their Library of Congress Publications, listed in (beneath 1. Benjamin…:)

 

http://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchArg=Frankli

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Jul 18
2015

Most Famous Advertising Slogans

Posted by John Abrahams

John Abrahams

 

Here are 94 of the most clever and most famous advertising slogans you have seen in chronological order, together with the dates they were produced - you might be surprised at how old some of them are - like the 1973 L'Oréal advert "Because I'm worth it" which is still running. But my favourite is the 1971 Smirnoff advert. Read on!

If you want video of some of these adverts I think the following

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Jul 06
2015

Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.

Posted by Franklin Parker

Franklin Parker

Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.

 

Franklin and Betty J. Parker Dialogue, Monday, June 15, 2015, Uplands Village, Pleasant Hill, TN. bfparker@frontiernet.net   

 

 

Betty:  Our topic is “Minorities’ Protests in the 1960s, the 20th Century’s Most Tumultuous Decade.”

 

Frank:  It is based on the book The Liberal Hour: [subtitle]

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Jun 09
2015

WHY LIVE IN INDIA?

Posted by Peter Boasman

Peter Boasman
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