U.S. Grant Once Got Arrested For Speeding While He Was President (Cool Weird Awesome 523)

It's the birthday of Ulysses S. Grant, hero of the Civil War and the only sitting president to have been arrested. Here's the story of how Grant was out speeding through Washington DC and ended up in trouble with the law. It's also the birthday of telegraph pioneer Samuel Morse, so we'll have the story of one of the cleverest uses of Morse Code in the world.

By |2021-04-27T09:53:00-04:00April 27, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

I Wish They All Could Be California Plates (Cool Weird Awesome 9)

California residents have been putting the Golden State's license plate rules to the test in some odd ways lately.

By |2021-02-23T10:31:04-05:00April 2, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |
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