Tagged: John D. Rockefeller

Teddy Roosevelt

Teddy Roosevelt: The 26th Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) The Republican party’s worst nightmare had come to pass. Teddy Roosevelt was a conservative that fought for reform,...

grover cleveland

Grover Cleveland: The 22nd Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007)   Since the Civil War, the presidency had seen 2 assassinations, and 5 less than memorable presidencies. The...

Fort Tryon Park

Maria Walks: Fort Tryon Park

  New York City is home to some of the most vibrant and bustling parks. Greenery is a reprieve from the often cold, stark city blocks that we’re permanently attached to as urban dwellers. Human nature ushers us to seek peace and calm, surrounded by the lush, tranquil environment parks...