Archive for the ‘History’ Category

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10 Battles Won In Odd Ways And Against All Odds.

This gives me hope in a world that seems pretty darned hopeless at times: here are 10 Battles Won In Odd Ways And Against All Odds.

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The Strange Custom of Setting Pianos On Fire

No one knows why or how this came into the human experience but once a piano can no longer be tuned or played, it’s torched. Here’s The Strange Custom of Setting Pianos On Fire.

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10 Origins of Famous Internet Memes

In ROTFLMAOLOLOLOLOLOL news, some of the funniest sh*t we find on the web is brought to you courtesy of memes. Celebrate, snort, and giggle with the 10 Origins of Famous Internet Memes.

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China Will Soon Trump America: The Country Is Now The Global Leader In Climate Change Reform

It seems that one of the most polluted countries has completed a 180 degree turnaround. See China Will Soon Trump America: The COuntry Is Now The Global Leader In Climate Change Reform.

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Readers’ Poll: The 10 Best Leonard Cohen Songs Ever

As a longtime Leonard Cohen fan, I mourned his passing by reaching for his best songs. It seems the folks at Rolling Stone did too. Here’s to Music Monday and “Laughing Len” with Readers’ Poll: […]

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November’s Supermoon

I’m considering one this a belated 2016 birthday gift: check out November’s Supermoon.

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Why The Heck Do Animals Live In Our Houses?

I have a cat and a dog in addition to the four wild…children… in my home. Sometimes I wonder why (about the pets). My puppy tunnels in to my bed and sleeps under my sheets […]

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Ensisheim Meteorite

On this day way back in 1492, the whopping 147 kg (or almost 325 lbs) Ensisheim Meteorite fell from the sky. Light up your mind with Ensisheim Meteorite.

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10 Famous Birthdays To Celebrate In November

November babies are the best! Some of the world’s best were born in the late fall. See some here with these 10 Famous Birthdays To Celebrate November.

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The Spellbinding Stories of 6 Historic Witches

Witches, goblins, and ghosts, OH MY! It’s Halloween and today we’re honoring all sorts of spirits. Start here with The Spellbinding Stories of 6 Historic Witches.

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