If Benjamin Franklin had had his way, the bald eagle would never have become a national symbol. He would have preferred the rattlesnake which he suggested was an appropriate symbol of “the temper and… 211 more words
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There are two links to two different stories here (bear with me, there’s a point).
- After a baby was maimed by police during a no-knock raid (a flash grenade was thrown and it landed in the baby’s crib), the state of GA is considering a law that would limit the use and legality of no-knock raids based on 4th Amendment privacy concerns. 825 more words
As you can see in my contributor bio down below, I am a proud history nerd—and no part of history tickles my fancy more than the good old American Revolution. 922 more words