Archive for the ‘History’ Category

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What Alan Turing Gave Psychology

On Christmas Eve, 2013, The Queen offered British mathematician Alan Turing a pardon from a “crime” he committed sixty years ago. Read how his efforts transformed technology and what we know about the human mind […]

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A Mystery People – The Melungeons

Dark skinned but ginger haired people living in the Southeastern US during the late 1600s and early 1700s have seemed to stump anthropologists. Little is known about this group of folks other than they were […]

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The Biggest Selling Christmas Album of All Time

It doesn’t surprise us that “The King of Rock and Roll” and his “Blue Christmas” is the most treasured collection of Christmas tunes ever. The history behind the album is, however, a bit surprising. Read […]

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Which Words Originated In Your Birth Year?

Man, people make a gazillion new words every couple of centuries! Betcha didn’t know that one of the words in the previous sentence was whipped up in the same year I was invented! Check out […]

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29 Facts You May Not Know About Toy Story

Disney Pixar’s ridiculously successful Toy Story films are cherished by almost two decades of fans. One would think they know everything there is to know about Buzz, Woody, and the Gang after all this time. […]

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Snowy-Owl Migration To US One Of The Biggest On Record

Something is up in the Arctic and it has caused the Snowy Owl, one of the most beautiful residents of the Arctic tundra, to evacuate its homeland. And they are relocating to the Midwest and […]

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2013: A Year In Memes

Memememememeeeeees! This year seems to be the best ever in terms of the funny pics and quotes found in the internet ideas otherwise known as Memes. See them here with 2013: A Year In Memes.

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Over The Top: Tax Cheats, Fraud, and Avoidance in America

The two things you can’t escape are death and taxes UNLESS you’re one of those people. Check out how far the US government and its citizens go in terms of taxes as well as how […]

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Teen Pregnancies Drop A Whopping 52 Percent In Two Decades

Ask any American and they will likely tell you that the glorification of motherhood, especially young motherhood like that aired on MTV’s “Teen Mom,” is pretty big in the U.S. But it’s not as big […]

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How To Embrace Your Inner Crazy For Psychological Benefits

All the great ones are mad it seems. Look back through history to better apply the varying insanity we all posses with How To Embrace Your Inner Crazy For Psychological Benefits.

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