Today in history 8/28/2016-9/3/2016

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8/28/2016:

Today in history, The first degree given to a ventriloquist’s dummy is awarded to Charlie McCarthy–Edgar Bergen’s wooden partner. The honorary degree, “Master of Innuendo and Snappy Comeback,” is presented on radio by Ralph Dennis, the dean of the School of Speech at Northwestern University in 1938.

Today in history, Clash between police and anti-war demonstrators during Democratic Party’s National Convention in Chicago in 1968.

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