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Being dull, I spend a lot of time that could be spent watching the Weather Channel instead watching (or listening, actually) to lectures online. Science and history, for the most part. 583 more words

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Plebe Summer Ends For U.S. Naval Academy Class Of 2019

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Six weeks to toughen up for the next four years. It’s called Plebe Summer at the U.S. Naval Academy.

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Plebes No More: Naval Academy Freshmen Climb Herndon Monument

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — It’s an annual rite of passage at the U.S. Naval Academy: the Herndon climb. Hundreds of plebes scramble to climb a greased up monument to replace a freshman’s hat with a midshipman’s hat. 327 more words