“ The next topic is Benjamin Franklin. Not sure how you discuss a person based on opinions among people who never met him. Everyone will only know the information they read about his life. What is the basis of the conversation? ”
— steve h. on Nov 2, 2014.
“ Knowledgeable participants, good, lively discussion, great moderator, focused questions and answers. ”
— Nicholas B. on Jul 21, 2014.
“ Excellent ”
— Bruce on Mar 16, 2014.
“ Stimulating & enriching ”
— Sprite on Jun 17, 2013.
“ It's a great group of people from different walks of life. I appreciate that we have a place to discuss a variety of ideas. I also like that you never always know what direction a discussion may take. In any case, I usually come away, feeling as though I have learned at least a little something ”
— jackie g. on Feb 18, 2013.
“ Good. Mature ideas. Everyone seems to have a broad perspective with no one pushing a particular moral or political agenda and suppressing other people. That's refreshing. ”
— Gary H on Feb 18, 2013.
“ Such fun being with active and informed people. Thanks to all and particularly to Alex and Laura for making it so welocming and interesting. See you in Jan. Ellen ”
— ellen on Dec 17, 2012.
“ Interesting group, lots of intelligent people interested in history and ideas. . ”
— Tim D. on Dec 16, 2012.
“ Good ”
— Stewart C. on Sep 16, 2012.
“ fun, informed, lively group ”
— Peggy on Sep 16, 2012.
“ Great group of knowledgeable people. ”
— sherry on Aug 26, 2012.
“ It's great! ”
— Brian Y. on Aug 26, 2012.
“ Excellently led. Good spirited. Many very informed or at least interested people. A good gathering with a good followup planned. I am glad I attended. ”
— soren on Jul 16, 2012.
“ A ten in my book .Intelligent Humor and Intelligence is a ten in my book. ”
— Teresa L. on Oct 17, 2011.
“ They would enjoy a civil discussion of important ideas that shaped history. ”
— laura g b. on Jun 20, 2011.
“ If you enjoy "small talk" (that endless gossip about Michael Jackson's death or the royal wedding or whatever happens to be the popular subject of the day), you might not like this group. We don't do small talk here. But if you feel that small talk suffocates you, if your soul screams for something deep and meaningful - than come and join others who feel the same way. ”
— Alexandra on Jun 4, 2011.
“ Very enjoyable. Interesting mix of people, resulting in a lively discussion. Looking forward to more thought provoking meetings. ”
— Ursula on Jan 17, 2011.
“ Turned out to be something I enjoy - studying history is a more recent interest of mine so it fits what I want to know more about ”
— Larry A. on Sep 13, 2010.
“ Because it's a great opportunity to share knowledge/info/ideas/thoughts with others in a comfortable environment. You can learn new things, have your viewpoint broadened, and participate in some serious discussion. ”
— Jennifer G. on Aug 9, 2010.
“ The members of this group are very smart and interesting. In my opinion, this is the best meetup group ”
— Karen M. on Jul 15, 2010.
“ If you like a real discussion about history and how it affects the world around us in the many varied aspects and through time, you will enjoy this group. And if you just want to talk about HISTORY without your listener rolling their eyes back into their head, this is Nirvana! ”
— Constance B. on Mar 15, 2010.
“ Lots of intelligent, well-read history enthusiasts to talk to and learn from. ”
— Elan on Jan 11, 2010.
“ It was fun. ”
— Su on Oct 11, 2009.