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10 Guys Who Weren’t Republicans or Democrats But Still Kicked Ass

In the light of the coming up election in the United States, I have compiled a list relevant to Americans’ historical attitudes when it comes to electing the ‘’leader of the free world’’. 1,714 more words

United States

Politics

Ah, the most dangerous of words-Politics. I know, this is your response right now…

calm yourself.

A recent discussion with a friend led me to some deep thinking. 357 more words

Celebrity

Partisanship in the Polling? ('Proof in the Pudding')

To my avid readers (all two of you, now), my sincerest apologies.  It’s been too long since my last update and I didn’t mean to leave you all hanging like that.   508 more words

Ideology

Friday Facts- July 11, 2014- Hamilton/Burr Duel

On this day in 1804, Alexander Hamilton died at the hands of Aaron Burr in a duel in New Jersey- interestingly on the same field where Hamilton’s son died two years prior in a duel himself defending his father’s honor. 257 more words

Friday Facts

The Election of 1816

There is not much to say about the election of 1816. There was hardly any campaigning and with the collapse of the Federalist Party, there was little question that the… 769 more words

Politics

Why The Electoral College Should Be Abolished

Have you ever thought if your votes for President or Vice President really count? Well I have and also many other people like Kay J. Maxwell, the President of… 917 more words

Opinion

The Electoral College

Her and my old history teacher have so much in common. (THE JOKE IS THAT THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE IS A CONFUSING CONCEPT AND THE GIRL DIDNT RESPOND AND MY HISTORY TEACHER DIDNT KNOW HOW TO EXPLAIN IT SO NEITHER OF THEM HELPED ME UNDERSTAND IT SO THATS WHAT THEY HAVE IN COMMON)