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The History of the Skyscraper

Mankind has always had the desire to build things bigger and taller. More often then not, it was a way for someone to show…

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6 Inventions That Changed History

1.The Wheel The wheel forever changed history and we still use them today. We wouldn’t be able to drive a car or ride a…

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A Look At The History of Skiing

Skiing dates back centuries. One of the first known ski competitions was a cross-country race held in Norway in 1843. In California during the…

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Actually, No – 10 Pervasive History Myths (Part I)

Photo: WND History is a story we tell ourselves about the past, mostly to make sense of the present. Unfortunately, those stories aren’t always…

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The History of Ballet

Ballet first originated in the 15th century in the Italian Renaissance Courts. Catherine de Medici, an Italian Noblewoman and the wife of King Henry…

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The History of Downtown Las Vegas

Las Vegas as a city was founded back in 1905 as just a small piece of land right off the tracks of the Union…

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He Did What? The 10 Most Egregious Abuses of Presidential Power (Part II)

Photo: moviepilot.com Welcome back to our survey of the most Constitution-shredding, separation-of-powers-violating, James Madison-infuriating power grabs in presidential history. Last time, we covered the…

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He Did What? The 10 Most Egregious Abuses of Presidential Power (Part I)

Photo: History.com Someone smart-sounding* once said that power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. We all think of dictators as the best proof of that…

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7 Unique Historical Facts About St. Patrick’s Day

With St. Patrick’s Day being just a day away, you’ve probably already looked over the history of why we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. So…

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Why We Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is approaching quickly and many are probably getting ready to pull out those green shirts and drink lots and lots of…

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