King Tut: Became King at the age of nine or ten. Recent findings show that he had several abnormalities, including a club foot.
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I find it hard to accept compliments from people as I don’t see myself as anything particularly special- I’m just a normal person. I was told to stop comparing myself to other people and then I’d realise how great I was- I still don’t run around shouting about what an amazing person I am but it definitely makes you think.91 more words
The question of the judiciary’s proper role in a democracy is raised when courts are perceived to be powerful policy-making bodies.
Prior to Franklin Roosevelt’s presidency, political liberals scorned the Supreme Court as a bastion of conservative constitutional obscurantism. 181 more words
Over time, the U.S. presidency has become a more powerful office, so much so that presidents are the focal point of national politics. However, presidential ability to accomplish goals depends on personal capacity for leadership, national and international conditions, the specific stage upon which a president plays, partisan composition of Congress, and whether the issue is foreign or domestic. 168 more words