Thomas Nast was a famous 19th century political cartoonist, he is generally credited with symbolizing the republican party giving them the elephant as their parties totem. One of the leaders of the corrupt Tammany Hall political combine remarked that he was unconcerned about editorials and newspaper articles that blasted the ins of the great metropolis, because their voters did not read anyway, but that Nasts cartoons hurt them, because he was able to, using pictures, to convey ideas to the illiterate
I've been doing radio, podcasts, and on the scene reporting for a number of years now.
Although it doesn't have anything to do with coins or coin collecting..
We broadcast from Angels Stadium every sunday evening at 8pm on 830AM...we do a Sportfishing show with call-in's and special guest stars, trivia questions, and discuss the "Latest and Greatest" in Saltwater Sportfishing.
I am also what is known as a "Pro-Staffer" for our web-site, and
Updated 05-17-2010 at 01:37 PM by KennyMac (Updated with more info and very cool photo's!)
I got off work and was on my way to the bank, I had my check to cash and I also wanted to see if I could get to my safe deposit box safely. I had been saving my collectable coins in there and now that the government had recalled all bullion and since my coins were classed as bullion I wanted to get them out but the bank had a treasury agent posted there every week for the last three months.
And anyone opening their box had to do so in front of the agent and let the agent inspect the box.
THE DINOSAUR LIFE When you think of dinosaurs, you probably think of man eating animals of terror. But not all dinosaurs were as terrifying as you would imagine, even though the word dinosaur does mean “terrible lizard.”
The best known dinosaur is the Tyrannosaurus
Rex. It grew up to 41 feet long and stood nearly 12 feet high at the hip. The T-Rex had tiny arms, yet its’ legs were huge and its teeth