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New Evidence May Help Locate Famed Aviator Amelia Earhart (VIDEO)

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Out of all of the famous mysteries of the world, few evoke as much fascination as that of Amelia Earhart. Eighty years after she went missing, the History Channel now believes a single photograph can put the final pieces of this puzzle together. 1937 Back on July 2, 1937, Earhart and her copilot, Fred Noonan, left on a…

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Ben Franklin Ate Tofu, And Other Weird Facts About The Founding Fathers

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Just in time for the fourth of July, we bring you some astonishing facts about the Founding Fathers. Think how impressive you’ll be at your holiday barbecue sharing these wonderful tidbits! Big Ben Most people know Benjamin Franklin as the brilliant inventor and political writer who helped to spark the Revolution. But he can also be remembered…

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On This Day In History: The FDA Approved The Pill

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On May 9, 1960, the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first commercially available birth control pill. It was initially commissioned by Margaret Sanger and funded by heiress Katherine McCormick. McCormick opened the first birth control clinic in the United States in 1916. From the History channel website: “In the early 1950s, Gregory Pincus, a biochemist…

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Trump Dimisses Historians Knowledge Because ‘They Weren’t There’

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The fraudulent President has frequently demonstrated his flexible approach to facts, especially those involving American history. This should come as no surprise because his reimagining of events has been taking place for years, as demonstrated by the commemorative plaque he had erected on his Northern Virginia Trump National Golf Club a number of years ago. Honoring…

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British Team Accidentally Discovers This Historical Treasure (VIDEO)

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In 2015, the Garden Museum of London closed for 18 months in order to undergo some serious refurbishing. Workers expected nothing out of the ordinary. However, something rather unusual did happen. Builders working in the medieval St. Mary’s Church of Lambeth Palace discovered a secret compartment underneath the church’s flagstones. In the hidden crypt was found thirty…

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Finally Revealed: True Story Of Albino Slaves Kidnapped From Cotton Fields (TWEETS/VIDEO)

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Circuses have a long, disturbing history of exploiting people and animals, including two albino slaves. Here’s their story. Albino Slaves George and Willie Muse were brothers from Truevine, Virginia. They spent their days working tobacco fields, often in the sweltering heat while covered in rags to protect their white skin. Since their mother Harriett was…

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The US Couldn’t Breathe Before The EPA – Don’t Let Trump Take Us Back (PHOTOS)

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Under the presidency of Donald Trump, we may see the elimination of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). During the campaign, Trump claimed that climate change is a Chinese hoax. However, the majority of Americans are concerned with climate change and think more should be done about the problem. The EPA began with a signature from…

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Archaeologists Make HUGE Discovery In Egypt (VIDEO)

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suEver since British archaeologist Howard Carter uncovered the forgotten tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun (“King Tut”) in the Valley of the Kings in 1922, mystery, intrigue, and romance have been attached to Egyptology. Believe or not, there are still those who believe in the “Curse of the Pharaohs”–an ancient bedevilment that supposedly targets all archaeologists…

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These Comic Books Were Turned Into A Religion

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We know that comic book movies are popular nowadays, but these comic books went on to form the most expensive and weirdest religion we know of. It is particularly popular among Hollywood elites because it costs a lot of money to join and to progress in the organization. L. Ron Hubbard was a very creative…

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Ancient Egyptian Stories To Be Translated Into English For The First Time

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We’ve all seen the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs in and around the Pyramids and other places. They have been translated into Greek and Latin, but now they are finally being translated into English for the first time. Egyptologist Toby Wilkinson said this about it: “What will surprise people are the insights behind the well-known facade of…

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Hitler’s Phone Bought At Auction – Maybe It Was Bannon?

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Now I like history as much as anyone. I love reading about famous people, and going to historical sites. I’d love to own something that had once belonged to somebody who shaped the history of the world. Maybe Abe Lincoln’s favorite pen, or Queen Victoria’s hairbrush. Something mundane that had been touched by the hand…

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WATCH: The Evolution Of Disney Animation – 1937-2016

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This amazing video shows the evolution of Disney’s animation in their movies. It started in 1937 with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and the last movie in the video is 2016’s epic hit, Zootopia.  The art was beautiful, and now we are using computer-generated images. When the 1990s came around, they started using some computer-generated images. Beauty &…

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