Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

The Georgetown Memory Project

What it means to be educated

The Covington Catholic kids:  local reporting

Mark Hatfield at the National Prayer Breakfast in 1973

The plight of historically black colleges

How to “win” in graduate school

How an “anti-war, mother-earth, feminist, hippie college student became pro-life on abortion

Most third-party presidential candidates were not centrists

Vast early America

The earliest Super Bowl commercials

Listening to FDR in the midst of a border wall debate

People in Los Angeles and New England speak differently

Black abolitionists

Teaching about male-female friendships in early America

Should historians condemn slaveholders in the American past?