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30 Years Ago - A Look Back at 1987

From The Atlantic –

Three decades ago, the long-fought Iran-Iraq war had reached a deadly stalemate, the stock markets took a huge hit on Black Monday in October, American politicians were gearing up for the 1988 presidential race, Baby Jessica was rescued from a well, broadcast live on CNN, and much more. 44 more words

KISS Army recruits - Kanadian Theatre of RoKK Kombat circa 1981

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My parents playing dress-up on their honeymoon (1977)

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Shortest, tallest and fattest men in Europe play cards. 1913

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On this Day in History

On this Day in History in 1857: Elisha Otis installs his 1st elevator at 488 Broadway in New York City.

On The Use of Reading History

“Each and everyone of us has been born into a historical reality, ruled by particular norms and values, and managed by a unique economic and political system.

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Utterance

Mexico City - Teotihuacan

On my second day in Mexico City, I went to Teotihuacan – the closest pyramids to the city.

This name meansĀ ‘the place where the gods were born’. 403 more words

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