Pisco sour

The Wikipedia article of the day for June 20, 2021 is Pisco sour. A pisco sour is a cocktail typical of South American cuisine. The drink’s name is a combination of the word pisco, which is its base liquor, and the term sour, in reference to sour citrus juice and sweetener components.…
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Today in History – June 19

Today in History – June 19 President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. signed into law the bill that established Juneteenth National Independence Day, June 19, as a legal public holiday.  Continue reading. The Statue of Liberty arrived at its permanent home on Bedloe’s Island in New York Harbor on June 19, 1885, aboard the French frigate…
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Mostly Sunny

Mostly Sunny in Malmö today! With a high of 28C and a low of 15C. Sunrise at June 19, 2021 at 04:23AM and Sunset at June 19, 2021 at 09:54PM. Wind 13 km/h from Southeast. Currently, June 19, 2021 at 07:02AM the temperature is 22C.…
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Rock martin

The Wikipedia article of the day for June 19, 2021 is Rock martin. The rock martin (Ptyonoprogne fuligula) is a small swallow that is resident in central and southern Africa. It breeds in the mountains, and at lower levels in rocky areas and towns.…
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Today in History – June 18

Today in History – June 18 On June 18, 1812, President James Madison signed a declaration of war against Great Britain, marking the beginning of the War of 1812. Continue reading. James Montgomery Flagg, creator of the famous illustration of Uncle Sam during World War I, was born on June 18, 1877, in Pelham Manor, New…
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June News from the Library of Congress

June News from the Library of Congress News from the Library of Congress Celebrating Juneteenth, Pride Month, & More! Friends, This June, we recognize several significant events and moments in our history, documented in the Library’s collections, when Americans have turned tragedies into opportunities to learn from the mistakes of the past or celebrate the…
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