Bad Luck

Bad Luck

Harry Truman once wrote that "the only thing you have to worry about is bad luck. I never have bad luck." If anyone could be said to experience bad luck in life, it was Truman, but not in his mind. Farm Life: He was never financially successful. When he was...

read more
4 Things I Learned in Writing My New Book

4 Things I Learned in Writing My New Book

Check out this 2 minute 40 second video about four things I learned in writing my new book, 101 Presidential Insults: What They Really Thought About Each Other - and What It Means to Us. The non-partisan book is a great holiday gift for the person in your life who...

read more
C-SPAN Interview About My New Book

C-SPAN Interview About My New Book

When I was in Washington, DC on September 20, 2019, I was honored to be interviewed by C-SPAN's Book TV about my new book, 101 Presidential Insults: What They Really Thought About Each Other - and What It Means to Us. (Keep the book in mind as a great Christmas...

read more

Search

Categories

Archives

Subscribe to the Blog

Enter your email address to receive new blog posts in your inbox (free!)

* indicates required
Presidential Historian Mike Purdy

About Mike

Mike Purdy is a presidential historian and author living in Seattle, Washington. As an expert in presidential history, Mike runs PresidentialHistory.com as a public resource.