John King: Why is 1999 so important in 2012?
who called on President Barack Obama to apologize for "the out of control behavior of his staff, which demeans the office that he holds." Pointed rhetoric aside, just what is the 1999 debate about and why is it potentially significant in the Obama versus ...
Ignorance on the Cover of 'Rolling Stone'
"Rolling Stone," the legendary Jann Wenner creation that described ... the rendering of the nation’s most important founding document is a lone signature belonging to John Hancock. Over the course of his life, Hancock was many things, including governor ...
Why is a signature called a ‘John Hancock’?
Why do we call someone’s signature a "John Hancock," as in “Put your John Hancock right on this line”? John Hancock, a wealthy merchant and avid supporter of American independence from England, was president of the Continental Congress, which issued ...
The Great American Signature Fades Away
The distinct signatures of Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Hancock and others are part of ... people's existing mental models," he says, "which is why we try to improve, not reinvent, the signature. For example, our online notary product contains ...
There's A Bizarre Reason Why Julia Louis-Dreyfus Has Been Banned From Facebook
Why? Well, if you recall her April "Rolling ... Rolling Stone "My husband Brad called me," Louis-Dreyfus told Letterman, "and he was like, 'flag on the play — John Hancock didn't sign the Constitution.'" Hancock signed the Declaration of Independence.