Category Archives: History

Victor Davis Hanson – The Mythologies of the 2016 Election

This speech was given last November, not long after the election, but I had never seen it. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. Advertisements

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Today in History, October 19, 1781

The British surrender to George Washington at Yorktown!

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General Discussion, Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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Baseball & the Constitution – A day in history

From Tara Ross, This Day In History: On this day in 1960, the Pittsburgh Pirates defeat the New York Yankees to win the World Series. Bill Mazeroski hit a home run in the 9th inning of Game 7! He clinched … Continue reading

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In honor of Columbus Day …

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General Discussion, Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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If Time Travel was real … (Outlander question)

Whether or not you are an Outlander fan, this is a fascinating question. If you could travel to the past, what would you take with you? On Claire’s second voyage to the 18th century, she takes a number of items, … Continue reading

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