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America the Beautiful: South Dakota

If you’re looking for America, Hill City South Dakota is your destination. American history, wildlife, old-fashioned downtown shops, and restaurant food that tastes like grandma’s Sunday dinner- it’s all here. 355 more words


Comical Politics In An Anything But Comical Age

Comedy and comedians have always shaped political regimes.

Written by: David Corbin and Matt Parks

 Who needs to arm a mob with swords when you can tame and incite it with laughter. 1,437 more words

American News

Research! #MondayBlogs

You probably have to be a super-nerd like I am to find research exciting. For “Warrior,” I have had to do a great deal of research, since my protagonist, Sirena, is a world-traveler. 203 more words


Making Mount Rushmore

By Johnna Rizzo

There’s no such thing as Presidents’ Day.

According to United States federal government code, the holiday is named Washington’s Birthday, and has been since it went nationwide in 1885. 539 more words


Presidents' Day, "RUSH to MORE than sales today!"

As we enjoy our day off school to celebrate Washington and Lincoln’s birthday, what better way to start the day than to read a short book sharing basic facts about Presidents’ Day in memorable ways. 439 more words

Harper Collins Publishers

Mount Rushmore Being Carved (1932)

Specifically this is the head of George Washington. Just look at the size comparison between America’s first president and those construction workers.

This has always amazed me!   6 more words


Camping Tips For Mount Rushmore National Park

The Best Camping in Mount Rushmore National Park Memorial is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota. The Black Hills National Forest, in southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming, is 1.2 million ponderosa pine studded acres ranging in elevation as high as 7,242 feet. 386 more words