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  • LeBron James tweets video of son: LBJ Jr. can ball
    LeBron James tweets video of son: LBJ Jr. can ball
    As the cliche often goes: Like father, like son. On Dec. 21, 2014, four-time NBA MVP LeBron James tweeted a video of his son, LeBron James Jr. or Bronny, at the 2014 Ronald Searles Holiday Classic. James captioned the video with this:Proud of you...
  • Daisy Girl Monique Luiz
    Monique Luiz, 'Daisy Girl' from controversial 1964 campaign ad, speaks at UVA
    On September 7, 1964, Lyndon Johnson's presidential campaign bought time during NBC's “Monday Night at the Movies” for a 60-second ad that showed a little girl plucking the petals off a flower, followed by a nuclear mushroom...
  • LBJ (not the ex-president) but LBJ (the sports star) and Googling Cleveland
    LBJ (not the ex-president) but LBJ (the sports star) and Googling Cleveland
    Cleveland, Ohio residents are a lazy lot; especially those in the arts and culture community. Authors, poets, artists, bloggers, chefs and waste disposal technicians are lacking in the all importantkeywordsaspects of promoting the area. In this...
  • LeBron James back to Cleveland
    LeBron James back to Cleveland: Cavaliers jump to favorites in East Conference
    Who says you can't go home? LeBron James is heading back to Cleveland and will once again become part of the team he grew up watching - the Cleveland Cavaliers. According to an ESPN report on July 11 James told SI.com on Friday that he is...
  • Lillian Grace Avery
    The Great Society Fifty Years Later
    Fifty years ago this coming Thursday Lyndon Baines Johnson launched the program known as the Great Society.“The Great Society,” Johnson said that day in a commencement address at the University of Michigan, “rests on abundance...
  • LBJ
    Only a Little Way with LBJ
    “All the Way with LBJ” was Lyndon Baines Johnson’s campaign slogan in 1964.Enough Americans went all the way with Johnson to give him a landslide victory against conservative darling Barry Goldwater. The victory celebrated his...
  • George W. Bush closes out Civil Rights Summit
    George W. Bush closes out Civil Rights Summit
    President George W. Bush will give the final address at the week long Civil Rights Summit in Austin, Texas. Bush is back at the LBJ Presidential Library when he introduced his mother, Barbra Bush. The Civil Rights Summit has brought together...
  • President Obama commemorates Civil Rights Act in Austin
    President Obama commemorates Civil Rights Act in Austin
    In a keynote speech on the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act by Lyndon Baines Johnson, President Obama gave a reflective speech at the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas this afternoon. With limited tickets and press allowed in the...
  • Lyndon Johnson Sworn in to the Presidency
    Emerging Consensus that LBJ Killed JFK?
    More than a thousand books have been written on the John F. Kennedy assassination, yet there remains much controversy as to what happened that day in Dallas. To the casual observer, the Warren Commission’s narrative of three shots in six...
  • JFK and LBJ 1960 Presidential Campaign Poster
    LBJ Presidential Library Austin affirms Johnson's legacy as civil rights hero
    The country is marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and thinking of the tumultuous events during his brief time in office. But it is also the 50th anniversary of Lyndon Baines Johnson's ascendancy to the...
  • Thinking of LBJ
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973)
    Lyndon Baines JohnsonIN ONE WORD: AlcoholicExposition~~Alcoholic. Bullying. Loud. Pretentious. Nagging. Vulgar. Self-Loathing. There were two occasions when I was in his office~~when my family was needed to work some fix or the other on the Hill...
  • The Lockheed JetStar
    A classic jet with a touch of Central Texas
    In 1957, the face of private business aviation changed forever. The Lockheed L-329 JetStar was introduced (registration N329J - serial number 1001), which later became the world's first full production bizjet model. Kelly Johnson's unique...
  • Bill O'Reilly: Can Something be Too Pithy?
    Bill O'Reilly: Can Something be Too Pithy?
    Bill O'Reilly: Can Something be Too Pithy?By Dr. Phil TavernaO'Reilly and his new book Keep it Pithy leaves a little bit to be desired. I like O'Reilly and watch him every night but he can be a little bit too pithy. Let's simplify...
  • Presidents
    Why negative campaigns of LBJ, Bush have worked in elections
    In each election at all three levels of government, voters are presented with a series of advertisements that criticize the candidate’s opponents. In most radio or television ads, the candidate will not disclose his or her stance, but rather...
  • Former Nixon aide says LBJ arranged JFK’s assassination
    Former Nixon aide says LBJ arranged JFK’s assassination
    Damian Ghigliotty reported for the MailOnline on May 11, 2013, Former Nixon aide claims he has evidence Lyndon B. Johnson arranged John F. Kennedy's assassination in new book. It is claimed by a renowned Republican strategist and lobbyist that...