Archive for the ‘History’ Category

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Happy Presidents Day! A History Lesson About The Holiday

Congratulations, if you are like the rest of us, chances are you’re celebrating a long weekend compliments of honoring the CEO and leader of the USA. Here’s Happy Presidents Day! A History Lesson About The […]

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The Stories Behind The Most Famous Slogans

Brands often have a hook that reels buyers into their product but often the buyers don’t know the backstories of the hooks. Check out The Stories Behind The Most Famous Slogans.

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Very Superstitious: 13 Sailor Superstitions

You’ve surely heard the phrase: “Rough seas make skilled sailors.” But do you know how important the forces of luck are to those with sea vessels? Read more here with Very Superstitious: 13 Sailor Superstitions.

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Groundhog Day 2017: Phil Says ‘Long Winter,’ But He Was Wrong Before He Even Woke Up

It’s another six weeks of winter according to Pennsylvania’s famous woodchuck. Here’s Groundhog Day 2017: Phil Says ‘Long Winter,’ But He Was Wrong Before He Even Woke Up.

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2017 Presidential Inauguration

Today is the day the world has been waiting for! Watch President Barack Obama pass the reins to President Elect Donald Trump with the 2017 Presidential Inauguration.

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The Meaning of The King Holiday

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr Day! If you’re happy to have a day off to honor one of the greatest civil rights leaders of our time, you’re going to love this: The Meaning of The […]

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Why The Chicken Got Domesticated

We all argue about what came first – the chicken or the egg – but do we know what made us ever claimed chickens? See Why The Chicken Got Domesticated.

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A Flower For Every Occassion

Ever wonder what the perfect bouquet is for weddings, funerals, etc? Now you can find out with A Flower For Every Occassion.

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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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