As of 24 April 2012, I am officially an Inventor, as declared by the United State Government!
Today is Poem In your Pocket day, a day that has been decreed so by Poets.org. April is National Poetry month, and in honor of that Poets.org has declared that today is poetry in your pocket day. They state:
One of my stated goals this year was to work on improving my source citations in my Family tree. Part of the reason that I find genealogy interesting, is that it is very much about the details.
2012 is a big year for Eagle Scouts, as it is the 100th year of the Eagle Scout award. On Facebook, Linkedin and other Social networking site I have seen quite a bit about Eagle Scouting. In fact the last NESA new letter had an article on the Award. Today I saw this infographic that I thought was pretty cool, so I figured that I would repost it. Long Story short, I am proud to be an Eagle Scout.
A couple of cool facts:
So today is the day, after a 72 year wait the 1940 Census is here. It’s a big day for a lot of genealogists around the country (and perhaps world) because today at 9:00 am the 1940 US Census is made public. It is my understanding that this is the first time that the census is being released on day 1 as digital images. Previous releases were done using microfilm.