Lindsay Lohan Arrest Warrant Issued Actor Lindsay Lohan could be sent back to jail if judge rules she violated terms of probation A warrant for the arrest of Lindsay Lohan was issued today after the actor admitted failing a drug test. The Mean Girls star faces a hearing on Friday that will determine whether she has violated her probation and, if so, whether she will be sent back to jail.
Barack Obama Becomes the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama, a 47-year-old first-term senator from Illinois, shattered more than 200 years of history Tuesday night by winning election as the first African-American president of the United States. A crowd of nearly a quarter-million jammed Grant Park and the surrounding area in Chicago, where Obama addressed the nation for the first time as its president-elect at midnight ET. Hundreds of thousands more — Mayor Richard Daley said he would not be surprised if a million Chicagoans jammed the streets — watched on a large television screen outside the park.
Do Now: Which one of these events is more likely to be in a history textbook 100 years from now? Why?
Primary or Secondary? #1 – A letter from Queen Victoria to her husband Albert
Primary or Secondary? #2 – A textbook called “A Brief History of Early Europe”
Primary or Secondary? #3 – Ancient cave drawings made by humans thousands of years ago
Primary or Secondary? #4 – The original copy of the Emancipation Proclamation (a famous law) written by Abraham Lincoln
Primary or Secondary? #5 – An original map of Ancient Greece
Primary or Secondary? #6 – A drawing of a Viking ship made by a Viking expert