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4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

The incident at Kent State is something we need to remember so that it never happens again. As Kent State University notes on their website, “On May 4, 1970 members of the Ohio National Guard fired into a crowd of Kent State University demonstrators, killing four and wounding nine Kent State students. The impact of […]

The Statue of Liberty Was Originally a Muslim Woman

The Statue of Liberty Was Originally a Muslim Woman

Conservative heads are about to explode – Lady Liberty, herself, is a Muslim immigrant. Republicans have been adamant and, for the most part, heartless in the way they view Syrian refugees who are escaping beheadings, murder, rape, and oppression. It’s becoming increasingly obvious that the problem they have with people trying to get here is […]

Jimmy Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

Jimmy Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

Jimmy Carter, in a visionary move, installed solar panels on the roof of the White House back in 1979. On June 20, 1979, solar panels were installed on the roof of the White House. It was the first time any president had done so, back when solar energy was just a concept. John Wihbey with […]

Frank Zappa Warned Us Of A Fascist Theocracy In 1986 – Video

Frank Zappa Warned Us Of A Fascist Theocracy In 1986 – Video

Frank Zappa nails the problems associated with mixing religion and politics. In 1986, Frank Zappa engaged in a fiery debate about dirty lyrics and censorship based on religious morality in this classic clip from CNN’s “Crossfire.” Debating with John Lofton, conservative columnist for the Washington Times, Zappa noted that: The biggest threat to America today […]

10 Of History’s Greatest Insults

10 Of History’s Greatest Insults

Here are 10 of history’s best insults and replies. We put them in alphabetical order and included one bonus piece. Enjoy. Alfred Hitchcock responding to actress Mary Anderson who asked him “What is my best side,” while filming “Lifeboat.” “You’re sitting on it, my dear.” Bette Midler on Princess Anne: “She loves nature, in spite […]

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