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Shut up about Columbus Day idiots

I don’t want to hear another word about Columbus Day. It’s dumb. 198 more words

Things I Hate

Historic replica ships to visit Savannah Tuesday

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — On Tuesday, March 24, the Pinta and the Nina — replicas of Christopher Columbus’s ships — will open in Savannah.

The ships will be docked at Rousakis Riverfront Plaza until their departure early Monday morning March 30. 206 more words

Local News

10 Pieces of Evidence That Prove Black People Sailed to the Americas Long Before Columbus

Columbus Himself

According to renowned American historian and linguist Leo Weiner of Harvard University, one of the strongest pieces of evidence to support the fact that Black people sailed to America before Christopher Columbus was a journal entry from Columbus himself. 1,113 more words

Manifest Destiny

The Manifest Destiny movement has been in play since before the ideology was named by John L O’ Sullivan In 1845.  Cries and justification of Manifest Destiny blanketed American and stifled the cries of indignation over the overt, and at times, unscrupulous exploitation of the land and its native people.  267 more words

Academic Writing

I SAW THREE SHIPS ...

Fly-on-Wall to Chief: Hey, pssst. Look out on the horizon. See those white sails?

Chief: Those white things? Sails you say? They look like boats with a tepees on top. 234 more words

Humor

Why aren't Latin Americans more interested in India?

Trying to find a Spanish version of the Vedas in the internet, which I couldn’t, it entered my mind the question of why Latin Americans are barely interested in India. 466 more words

Other

Get Ready For A Video Game Invasion With Pixels

If you thought Pac-Man was the good guy then you were very wrong as Pixels proves just how bad he, and other classic 1980s video game characters can be. 237 more words

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