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Sex and History

“That ol’ Betsy Ross…”

Few characters of the revolution bring about as much controversy as Betsy Ross.  Did she truly sew the first American flag based on the instructions of… 574 more words

American History

Because Betsy Ross does not want chafed skin when she has her beauty rest.

Here’s a revolutionary Instant Bargain, these soft bedding fabrics.

All for just six dollars!

He’s thinking about it, we’ll get back to him shortly.

Sale Of The Century

A Penny Saved ... (in Philly)

Happy New Year! Okay, so I didn’t really save any pennies (or any money, for that matter) during my trip, but apparently it’s part of a famous Ben Franklin saying. 618 more words

Travels

SIGNS OF LIBERTY

January 1st in history:

On New Year’s Day of 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing all slaves that were living in Confederate states. 100 more words

Today In History

Unearthed 1796 Time Capsule With Shocking Items

Just dug up after being buried for 220 years under a Boston court house, the copper box revealed 10 of its most amazing historic contents: 114 more words

Present Tense - #9

This is the moment when we were still happy.

We were in Malaga, Spain, at the Alcazaba, which is essentially a fortified palace built in the eleventh century, and then modified for several successive centuries. 2,020 more words

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