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The Black Hills [Mount Rushmore &The Needles Highway]

Last spring I ran home for my brother wedding in the Black Hills. The Sexy Master Electrician has never spent much time in the Hills and we’ve never really spent any time at my parents, just quick trips through. 640 more words


Presidents Day 2017

Happy Presidents Day!

Presidents Day is a United States federal holiday celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States, who was born on February 22, 1732 and… 31 more words


President's Park Busts

David Adickes, born during Calvin Coolidge’s presidency, is a sculptor and painter from Texas who was inspired by Mount Rushmore to create huge busts of the then forty-two presidents. 414 more words

Abandoned Places

Mt. Rushmore (2010)

You know what I really like about this mug? There’s a picture of Mt. Rushmore on the inside. As I drink my coffee, more and more is revealed, and it makes me feel like a superhero. 205 more words

Mug Parade

Good Question: What's The Story Behind Mount Rushmore?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A viewer recently sent us a question: what’s the history behind Mount Rushmore? Good Question.

The idea behind Mount Rushmore started back in the early 1920s when South Dakota state historian Doane Robinson wanted a way to bring in new tourists. 170 more words