Did you know that during World War I, a German U-boat fired a torpedo that his American soil? It is the only attack on U.S. soil during WWI. I must say this article in the Smithsonian is very well written and interesting.
Al Mohler gives his reading list for the summer. Keep in mind, this is a guy who rarely sleeps. I will say though that many of these books do look like compelling reads, especially the one on the pony express.
This is a neat idea from Don Whitney. It’s a little twist on reading your daily chapter in Proverbs. Read until the end, as he gives some helpful advice for parents.
While I would say that you get what you pay for, this is some helpful advice from Patrick Hutchison on how to make the best of a bad hotel room. Personally, having worked at Marriott and Hilton brand hotels for years, I will not stay at a hotel that costs less than $100 a night before any discount. In other words, Marriotts, Hiltons, Holiday Inn Express, etc. Don’t do the cheap hotels, unless you want to put these ideas into practice.