Archive for the History Category


The Top 10 Richest U.S.A. Presidents In History

12/11/2016 My First Class Life Being President of the United States is a large role to fill as the most powerful man in the world. With that power and title, of course, comes great wealth and fame, whether from a widely well-received tenure or one of great criticism. At a cool $400,000 per year, the […]

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The 60 Most Powerful Photos Ever Taken That Perfectly Capture The Human Experience

4.24.2015 Maia McCannThis incredible collection of moments represents the joy, innocence, despair, curiosity, and undying perseverance within all of us. No matter where we’re from, these are the emotions that unite us – it’s what makes us human. We set out to capture this spirit in 60 incredible photographs, and I truly hope you enjoy. 17 […]

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27 Struggles That Were All Too Real To ’90s Kids

4.2.2015 Brian Galindo Funny post…   1. Whenever you miscalculated your ratio of graham cracker to frosting when eating Dunkaroos, and were left with too many graham crackers and no frosting. Via imgur.com Basically all you wanted was JUST the frosting. 2. Having this disaster happen when trying to put your straw into your Capri […]

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The Song About The London Beer Flood of 1814

10.18.2014 Christopher Klein On October 17, 1814, a three-story-high vat of beer exploded inside a London brewery and unleashed a tidal wave of porter that killed eight people in the neighboring tenements. On the 200th anniversary of the London Beer Flood, look back at one of history’s strangest disasters. An individual was so heart-struck by […]

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10 Founding Fathers’ Quotes to Make Conservatives’ Heads Explode

July 5, 2014 Elisabeth Parker Conservatives insist their cruel and unworkable agenda is sanctioned by America’s Founding Fathers. As with their similar claims about Jesus Christ wanting America to oppress the poor and help the wealthy, these claims are blatantly false. The following 10 quotes prove this. The Founding Fathers on regulating corporations. 1. “If the American people ever allow private banks to control the […]

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What happened at Tiananmen Square

06.03.2014  Mao Zedong Maybe this video will jog your memory:  What happened in Tiananmen Square Perhaps the most notable events are protests during the May Fourth Movement in 1919, the proclamation of the People’s Republic of China by Mao Zedong on October 1, 1949, the Tiananmen Square protests in 1976 after the death of Premier Zhou Enlai, and theTiananmen Square protests of 1989, which […]

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Strange Similarities Between Abe Lincoln and John F. Kennedy

This list describes a number of amazing coincidences that can be found between the assassinations of Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy.  This is Mind Blowing!!!!! Have a history teacher explain this if they can… Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946. Abraham Lincoln was […]

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Download De La Soul Songs For FREE

In honor of next month’s 25th anniversary of their debut album 3 Feet High and Rising, De La Soul are making their entire catalog available for free download for 25 hours on the group’s website. The download bonanza will begin on Friday, February 14th at 11 a.m. EST until Saturday at noon. Did you use to listen to De […]

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Animal Crackers in My Soup!! Shirley Temple Black: Forever Remembered

The little girl with 56 perfect blond ringlets and an air of relentless determination was so assured that the usually unflappable Adolphe Menjou, her co-star in her first big hit, “Little Miss Marker,” described her as “an Ethel Barrymore at 6” and said she was “making a stooge out of me.” Remembering Shirley Temple Black It is very […]

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Kanye West 10 Year Transformation

Today, Monday, Feb. 10, marks the 10th anniversary of Kanye West’s hugely successful breakout studio album, “The College Dropout.” Released in 2004, the project featured West’s first hit singles, including “All Falls Down,” “Through the Wire,” “Jesus Walks,” and “Slow Jamz.” “College Dropout,” which showcased collaborations with artists such as Jay Z, Common, and Jamie […]

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