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Remembering the 1920 Wall Street Bombing

The 1920 dynamite attack that took place on Wall Street just steps from the NYSE and the spot where George Washington was sworn in was one of the worst attacks on U.S. soil in history but is all but forgotten … Continue reading

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9/11 Timeline: 102 Minutes that Changed America

It all began at 8:45 a.m. when hijacked American Airlines flight 11 crashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center. 102 minutes later both towers were gone and America was forever changed. Watch this interesting video by the … Continue reading

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25 Beautiful Abandoned Castles in Wales

Between 1000 – 1400 A.D. dozens, if not hundreds of castles were built in Wales. These fortresses were used as a defense mechanism but with the advent of gunpowder and cannons Castles became obsolete. If you are looking for a … Continue reading

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Before He Was The “Bambino” Babe Ruth Was A Pitcher

Before he was the home run slugging “Great Bambino” Babe Ruth was a pitcher, a very good pitcher. In his career “The Babe” went 94-46 with a 2.28 ERA in 163 games. In the World Series Ruth was one of … Continue reading

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Celebrating The 40th Anniversary of Woodstock

Back in August of 1969 Michael Lang and friends set up shop on a rented 600 acre daily farm in upstate New York and unexpectedly set in motion what would become one of the most pivotal moments of the 1960’s. … Continue reading

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