Thursday, June 19, 2008


On this day in 1953 Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed for espionage on behalf of the Soviet Union.

The persistent and continuing whining of their sons and grandchildren served as part of the inspiration for writing Friends In High Places.


HTRN said...

Well, all evidence points to Jules being in it up to his eyeballs, and Ethel knowing about it, but not actively participating.

Leslie Bates said...

Sure. Let the men do the work...