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Episode 3 The Gypsies are Coming

In this episode, MacGyver runs into Sid Haig, who’s all Sid Haig-y about wearing a turban. Following that encounter, Mac eats some ice cream, and falls in with a family of gypsies. 9 more words


Her's Day Thursday

Its a new year and I’ve got a new lady from history who went “beast mode” before there ever was such a term! Today’s BAMF is… 497 more words

RMS Carpathia

The RMS Carpathia is not as well known, nor grand as her sister ship the RMS Titanic.

Upon hearing of the sinking of Tinanic, she put all of her steam power into the rescueing of  passengers of her dear sister ship, mind you she knew of the dangers of crossing the Atlantic at full speed with icebergs ahead. 50 more words

The Car Aboard Titanic

Titanic’s cargo consisted of a wide variety of items being exported to America—everything from “dragon’s blood” used in cosmetics, cases of ostrich feathers for women’s hats, and even a rare copy of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. 296 more words


Denver's Unsinkable Titanic Passenger

Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit Margaret Brown’s home in Denver and learn more about this fascinating Titanic survivor and her family. 850 more words


Just Missed the Titanic - Part III

We’ve been taking a break this summer from the stories of those who were on board the Titanic to see who literally missed the boat. 487 more words


What do you care, Carpathia

On the dawn of April 15, 1912, millions of people around the world were obviously asleep. Some few bundle of charismatics were probably returning from their all night prayers. 409 more words