Electric Franklin Guestbook Archives: 2010
Ashley Winters [12-25-2010] »»»
The world still sees the God light that shined in you. Light years from now, we will all meet up to grand party. For now I enjoyed sitting on your lap in Abilene, KS. So fun that your birthday is Epiphany...305 years by "the old reckoning"!
Ms. Merry Fitness [12-18-2010] »»»
I found out by my old science teacher that Benjamin Franklin created the internet and if it wasn't for him I would be bored out of my mind! Thank you Bengy!
My history professor in college taught mostly about Franklin. It wasn't until I read Franklin's biography that I fully realised why, in all of history he would choose this man. After reading the biography I am astounded that he is not given due credit for the birth of our independance, it's success, in addition to all his other accomplishments. As he was reflected upon then by all the world who know him personally and of him, what an amazing man.
TW [12-11-2010] »»»
mary, 11 boglusala [12-11-2010] »»»
It was a very interesting website, that we used in my 8th grade class
This site is really good. Very interesting
Nicki :) [12-08-2010]
this was a very very smart man and i think that he deserves a statue to remember him always as the man who discovered electricity and became a lot of things in life and had a very interesting life
nehemiah williams [12-07-2010]
I would like to know how I can view the video in its entirety.
Sandra Richardson [12-07-2010]
This website is really cool and it made me realize how awesome Ben Franklin really was. I didn't realize exactly HOW MUCH he did including all the political positions he held and the pamphlets he wrote. He was a cool guy.
Rebecca Fluta [12-07-2010] »»»
This website was really informational! It allowed me to learn a whole new side of Ben Franklin and what he was all about.
Jamee [12-07-2010] »»»
The entire Ben section was great. The information was given in a very conversational way, which made it seem to flow better than a textbook would. I was shocked to read that Franklin had cheated on his wife and had an illegitimate child. Its funny how people completely overlooked that because of all the progress and greatness he achieved. Everything was very well done...except that Ben cheats at checkers.
Austin Stevenson [12-07-2010] »»»
Tyler [12-07-2010] »»»
Ben Franklin was way ahead of his time! He was an incredible inventor, author, politician, and just overall person. We owe the usage of several things to him. If he never existed history would be quite different. But thankfully he did and he did things "worth writing"... Benjamin Franklin is a truly amazing historical figure!
Christi [12-07-2010] »»»
I liked the kite illustration.
Tori Ford [12-07-2010] »»»
I've always been a fan of Ben, but learning so much about him has made me realize how amazing he really was! I especially enjoyed reading about Silence Dogood. A man at that time talking about the way women were treated is awesome, even if he was doing it from the anonymity of a false name. Ben Franklin is and always will be my favorite person in the history of America.
Nara, 14 [12-02-2010] »»»
Ashley Corriss, 20- ny [11-29-2010] »»»
Benjamin Franklin was a maker of history, WAY ahead of his time.He was one of the clearest prolific thinkers ever.He is even inspiring today.If given a chance ; I would want to visit with HIM more than any other person in History.He's one of the original 'mans man' The more I delve into his life the more I thirst for more of his wisdom.Sites like these should be 'must read' in our schools!I share the gift of invention he had...that is the ONLY kinship I can say I share with such a great man,whose ability to look at world facts and be prophetic on so may subjects is 1 more fact that make him truly amazing.God Bless ya Ben.
Don F., Denver, Co. [11-17-2010] »»»
Amazing what 18th century USA produced that is still vibrating with life!:B.F.,the Constitution and so on.
ronald franklin, 76,born in the US,in sweden since age 13. [11-17-2010]
haley [11-10-2010] »»»
heyy u guys i love history i am making an A in that class because i smart ok my fav hobby is basketball and i love to paint my fav food is pizza my fav candy is sour patch kids i have a facebook page i also have bf. ok g2g bye
mekaiyah, age 11 mauldin,sc [11-05-2010] »»»
it was boring
bman, @sasa [11-05-2010] »»»
JVALDEZ [11-03-2010] »»»
jgallardo [11-03-2010] »»»
anonymous [11-01-2010] »»»
i like women
bella c., im not cool [10-29-2010] »»»
Superb teaching tool!
Marj Yergin, Teacher [10-25-2010] »»»
do a picture in france
anonymous [10-22-2010] »»»
were to find your books
arereona [10-20-2010] »»»
miami dolphins rock!
Matthew Ed, 13 Arkansas [10-18-2010] »»»
Adding printable resources (such as wordfinds) would be fabulous! I love the site though, as did my students! We used the bio information to present skits to the class of Ben's life!
Brita, teacher [10-14-2010] »»»
I really enjoyed the diary of Temple Franklin. I was intrigued at the intelligence of this young man. I must say though, that I was a little disappointed to find out that this was written by another. However, I am very glad that you did. It was a very interesting perspective and story. Thank you.
Mike Williams, 30, Baltimore [10-12-2010] »»»
Clark [10-12-2010] »»»
Cody Steele, Laurel, IN [10-07-2010] »»»
The games dont work, except checker s
Anoymous, none [10-05-2010] »»»
alexa [10-05-2010] »»»
donna lanham [10-04-2010] »»»
A Kansas City area collector has announced plans to sell a Ben Frankline letter from the 1760s. Read the story here: http://www.kansas.com/2010/10/01/1520023/kc-collector-to-sell-franklin.html
anonymous [10-01-2010] »»»
this is ben franklin omg
anonymous [09-23-2010] »»»
khanrakhshani@yahoo. [09-21-2010] »»»
thanks for the info i really needed it for my biography pamphet that i have to do for language arts. by the way benjamin franklin is awesome im in his awe! ;)
Gracie Wajda, 12 Naperville,IL [09-21-2010] »»»
Love your site.
Mary Molina, Caddo Mills, Texas [09-21-2010]
Rene cervantes [09-20-2010] »»»
I really needed the info for my english class.. thanks a ton.
Sam [09-20-2010] »»»
Sam Cross [09-20-2010] »»»
anonymous [09-14-2010] »»»
I want to be an electrical enginer so please help me.
Ruben, 19 [09-10-2010] »»»
me, nothing [08-31-2010] »»»
Wonderful person Franklin was. Lot of inspiration for youngsters by reading about Great personalities like Franklin. Thanks to Web hosters for the great job of collection of history materials .
K J Reddy, Age 61, Doha-Qatar [08-30-2010] »»»
Phenomenal site on one of America's heroes...amazing resource for my American Lit class. Thanks so much!
Eruanwen, Besides the fact that I'm awesome? [08-19-2010] »»»
A truly inspiring man :)
alicia [08-09-2010] »»»
Dear ushistory -well done to share with me such a treasure..many things for benjamin very nicely in use in my life even for the gratitude was created tribute! have a look on the facebook for La Terry.. and keep your imaginasion free.. Love you all, larissa
larissaTERRY, over half of the century [07-24-2010] »»»
The personality like the Great Benjamin Franklin are rarely gifted by GOD to the Earth for service of the society.
arun pal singh, 41, residing at Mehatpur, Distt - Una, Himachal Pradesh [07-10-2010] »»»
Bill Wimbish [07-01-2010] »»»
kathleen girona [06-22-2010]
Benjamin Franklin was a true american,and a good man.His invention's helped mankind,and his discovery of electricity gave us many comforts that we might not have now.He is 1 of my heroes.
E.Y. Coley, age:11 city:denver state:colorado [06-18-2010]
they are; was thomas edison with you
aghogho obarakpor, lagos [06-13-2010] »»»
brandon [06-04-2010] »»»
Ben Franklin was always my idol as a little girl. I think I have read every book ever written about his amazing life and his accomplishments! This sight is a great way to compile a lot of that information. Thanks!
Kate [05-30-2010] »»»
Francisco, not thing [05-25-2010] »»»
I love Ben Franklin. I took a quiz and I am most like him! He is a man clearly ahead of his time. He changed the world for all of us.
Sidney, 10 [05-25-2010]
Jonathan Tomes, 11 years old [05-25-2010]
I do belive that Thomas Jefferson would not approve of this website. He died a long time ago, ooh la la
Benjamin Frankilin, 304 years old, Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia [05-17-2010] »»»
I`m sending a Kite too Do Better with my Life! Living on a Supplemental Security Income,while the Cost of Living goes Up. Things are getting Rough, and seeking Gov.Arnold to see me thru Further.Raise the state`s fixed Income!<570_56_7850>.May 15, 2010
Reginald Dean Franklin, 06/04/1956_San Diego,California_Age 54_619-674-9251 [05-17-2010] »»»
kiopililo [05-13-2010] »»»
kyle [05-13-2010] »»»
austin lalio, 18 gallup [05-13-2010] »»»
i thought u had a lot of great info to help me with my project!
kburke [05-12-2010] »»»
Benjamin Franlin is AWESOME! Its all bout the benjamins baby!
Terry Miller, 17 jay florida [05-09-2010]
Franklin is the technology of our present life without frankly(electricity) computer would have been a trash.
Thomas gyang, 21yrs from Nigeria [05-09-2010]
did benjamin franklin actually create electricity?
makayla, 11 years old [05-06-2010]
george [05-04-2010] »»»
anonymous [05-04-2010] »»»
Joly Stefen [05-03-2010]
anonymous, v [05-03-2010] »»»
I've always been interested in Benjamin Franklin and I happen to read THE JOURNAL OF IRREPRODUCIBLE RESULTS. The May 2010 issue has a humorous article about Franklin you might want to read. It claims that there were two Benjamin Franklins. I thought it was quite funny.
Edward Caldwell [05-03-2010] »»»
I thought I would tell you about a humorous story about Benjamin Franklin in the May 2010 issue of THE JOURNAL OF IRREPRODUCIBLE RESULTS. The author makes the claim that there were TWO Benjamin Franklins - they were twins. You should check it out.
John Brinkman [04-30-2010] »»»
karla [04-28-2010] »»»
i think ben is smart and is verry popular in kensington elementry
ANNIKA, 9 nc [04-27-2010] »»»
Ben Franklin is AWESOME!
Sasha Moore, 10 year old Lakemont Leopard [04-25-2010]
i love this place
raya [04-22-2010] »»»
Oh, yeah ! We love Benjamen Franklin.
Miranda J. T. E. [04-17-2010] »»»
Noah Windsor, 7 years old(with help from Mom) studying about Ben Franklin in school. I am in first grade in Roanoke, VA [04-15-2010]
He is 304 year old. He also honored on a $100.
Lianna, 25,atlanta. [04-10-2010] »»»
taste of life is different. We sometimes don't want to satisfied others but if we take a look about a business concept. the customer is the kind. if we are just worker, we don't like we don't want to do but we are business owner though we don't want but we have to do the best to succeed this business. I mean that life is wonderful we have to achieve everything though failure some time. Life is so complicated but just say You have to life this the happiest way.
MENGHOK, Phnom Penh [04-06-2010] »»»
I do like his thought,belief,especially his The 13th rules of life,I do read everyday while i was a secondary school student, if i would rather get i it today,it is my pleasure
kirubel worku, 41,addis ababa,Ethiopia [04-02-2010]
Thanks for this site!
excellent found all the information needed
Lola Hernadez, Katy,Texas [03-31-2010] »»»
He is pretty meekish!
Fag, Meeker, OK [03-28-2010]
I am looking for Mr. Franklin's warning to the American people regarding slavery and his analogy with the Barbary Coast pirates who were enslaving our merchant seaman, under a pen name.,
Tom Hansen, Bronx NY - 62 Viet Nam Vet [03-28-2010] »»»
josh [03-25-2010] »»»
ben franklin is awesome!
megan [03-25-2010] »»»
i <3 ben franklin
jackie. [03-25-2010] »»»
Benjamin Franklin is awesome!
Kristina [03-23-2010] »»»
Ayonnah thinks you would have made a good president Arelease thinks you were a great scientist Destiny thinks you are funny in the video Marlon thinks you were a good leader Abby Wants to know if you like science. Dominic thinks you were a good person. Isaiah thinks you were a good inventor.
Ms. Poppe's Class [03-23-2010] »»»
this is soooooo cool !
Anna !, Grade 5 [03-17-2010] »»»
lilli [03-16-2010] »»»
Benjamin Franklin thats meeee
Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin Franklin [03-13-2010]
My Fammily tree has been traced back to Franklins of USA, there are several Benjamins in it ie Benjamin born 1824 at Walcott,I'd love to Know if IM related to The Benjamin Franklin,does anyone Know his Fammily Tree. all my Fammily down the line are good at making creating and fixing things, so its likely
Yvonne woods, Lincoln England [03-13-2010]
hailey [03-11-2010] »»»
i am doing a report on ben franklin and he is amazing
karina, kinross MI [03-09-2010]
if planes are safe
angelica, Tenn [03-09-2010] »»»
Juanita Sims, educator 3rd and 4th [03-05-2010]
Hello, I have a project that is due on this Friday. I got 2 of ben's quotes and i have to tell for each one why he said it, when he said it and what does it mean today. My quotes are -Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. and What you seem to be, be really. Also i got one invention Vitamin C, i have to write about what it was,why he inventeed it,what need did it fill and how is it used today. PLEASE HELP! Thank_You Very MUnch!
Ulyana, I am 11 years old. [03-03-2010] »»»
For several years I have used this website for my students. I created a webquest on Benjamin Franklin. It is one of their favorite activities. It makes Franklin come alive, and makes students aware of the extent of his contributions.
Verna Hurley, Loves Park, IL [03-03-2010]
Jay C. Prouty, Indianapolis, In. [03-02-2010]
nice website great information
demerez battle, thomson ga 30824 [03-02-2010]
This site is very helpful
Kesha, 16 [02-25-2010]
very helpfull for my school project!
carissa [02-25-2010] »»»
sierra [02-25-2010] »»»
how do u spell that
ashley, nc [02-25-2010]
Ben Franklin was the 2nd greatest man alive.
Zeke Falon [02-25-2010]
cailyn [02-22-2010] »»»
anonymous [02-22-2010] »»»
Kristin Roosa, Florida [02-22-2010]
anonymous [02-17-2010] »»»
ben franklin was famas because he invented paddle,and franklinstove,and a shelve grabber to grab books from the whole way on top,and he invented bifocol glasses,and he invented electricity too.
chris [02-11-2010] »»»
Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705 April 17, 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author and printer, satirist, political theorist, politician, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, soldier, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. He invented the lightning rod, bifocals, the Franklin stove, a carriage odometer, and the glass 'armonica'. He formed both the first public lending library in America and the first fire department in Pennsylvania. He was an early proponent of colonial unity, and as a political writer and activist, he supported the idea of an American nation.
EZ Comics, http://www.ezcomics.com/site/benjamin_franklin [02-08-2010] »»»
Whenever I do a research paper on Ben, I learn new things about him. The further I read intoo his life, and thought the more inspired I get. Long after his death, he still has the ability to teach, inspire, humor, and make people think. Things that would make him proud
taylor g., 21, savannah ga. [02-06-2010] »»»
iknow this girlilike
RUSSELL SMITH, age 15 alabama [02-06-2010] »»»
This webpage suck.
2pac, Iland [02-05-2010]
cody, eeerdcggcff [02-01-2010] »»»
I just found out I am related to Sir Benjamin Franklin, and I am now 50, wishing I had been informed of such at an earlier age. However this is still very inspiring. Suzan 615-500-9665
Suzan Bazzrea Dickinson [02-01-2010] »»»
Very interesting reading; thanks for putting all of this online for our reading and study. Signed: a 6th Gr-Grandson of Ben Franklin (Through his Gr-Grandaughter, Lucy Franklin)
Paul D. Williams, Glasgow, KY [01-29-2010] »»»
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kailee moran, 95943202 [01-29-2010] »»»
i like mr.franklin inventions
Benjamin Franklin was a wonderful guy who invented many, many things but a lot of people dont know the true story about his life because we all have good things and bad things in our life
he was cool
Emma Grace [01-22-2010]
anonymous [01-22-2010] »»»
Our family knew Ben Franklin he is my hero!
MGY [01-21-2010] »»»
you are so cool and i want to be like ben franklin
tyler, 10,st.johns,i like to eat and sleep [01-21-2010] »»»
Dalton D. Piel [01-19-2010] »»»
da [01-19-2010] »»»
i think that ben franklin is awsome and my school is named after ben franklin so right now we are learning about him and his 13 virutes that he wrote down and kept in his packet for a very long time.
carley, 12 years old, franklin school [01-16-2010] »»»
i like to learn about ben franklin
tristan, 8 [01-15-2010] »»»
Iloved your website
jeremy [01-15-2010] »»»
Aiden and Molly [01-15-2010]
i liked the show it is cool
alexxis [01-15-2010] »»»
you have the best inventions ever! !
jackson [01-15-2010] »»»
nathanial [01-15-2010] »»»
Hi that was verey good i could listen to that all day long! That was so good!
Garce Hamm, 8 year old TX [01-15-2010] »»»
nathanial [01-15-2010] »»»
wow that was the most wonderful speach I ever heard!
Caleb Doyle, 9 years old tx [01-15-2010] »»»
antwon, 9 [01-15-2010] »»»
i like the information is good f
email@example.com [01-13-2010] »»»
jahnyla [01-13-2010] »»»
I love it
sandre krhah5 [01-13-2010] »»»
imani, bakersfield [01-07-2010] »»»
My favorite subject is history, because i get to learn abought benjamin franlin. I wish we cuold onley learn abought franklin.
i love it
amber harris [01-07-2010] »»»
Great website! I will be using it with my 5th grade class!
Carol Wagner, Nashua, NH [01-07-2010]
Balu S/O Subramaniam [01-04-2010]
i welly thank you for whatever you did to us like invented electercy if you never invented electercy we will never have something to do or see i thank you for everything you did. p.s you are the best nana madut plano tx 1120 platt dr
nana, 9 age plano tx [01-04-2010] »»»