Feb 19, 2018. All of American history fits in the life span of only three presidents. There have been weird moments of synchronicity in the lives of our.

Jun 14, 2016  · Weird History 5 hrs · L. Ron Hubbard believed children should be treated exactly like adults and that included forcing them to partake in physical labor.

The biggest Chinese newspaper made a warning to the U.S. using a phrase it only used twice in history, both of which involved full. Goya, one of the most iconic names in Latin American cuisine, has.

As strange as the Los Angeles Lakers’ coaching situation. whereas Blatt had no NBA experience. He came to the United States with tremendous hype after dominating in Europe. Their resumes are quite.

May 23, 2016. Here are some of our favorite historical events that would totally break. he brought up the idea that China could give the US 10 million of its.

WELCOME TO THE WEIRD US WEBSITE. Here you will find strange stories listed by state and category. In the coming months we will be posting some of our favorite tales straight from the pages of our Weird US series of books.

Was Abraham Lincoln A Senator French had served as Commissioner of Public Buildings for Washington, D.C. under President Abraham Lincoln and, after Lincoln. Phone, Suggest a phone number. Abraham Lincoln. 554K likes. Lincoln spoke out against the expansion of slavery, but lost the U.S. Senate race to Douglas. Why Were The Anti Federalist Papers Written So he’s saying, why not

Jan 01, 2019  · Listed below are the some weird history facts about the Mayans that might surprise you. Mayans worshiped the gods of sun, crop, and rain. Mayans used Cacao as currency.

Jul 04, 2018  · The American flag’s official colors are “Old Glory Red,” “White,” and “Old Glory Blue.”

And it’s got a really cool name. But despite its simplicity as a cocktail, the drink actually has a pretty interesting history with intellectual property lawsuits.

But what is the actual history of Captain Marvel. Monica let Genis have the superhero name she was already using. It’s a, uh, weird writing decision, but at least it eventually got us to the much.

The train’s very strange history has an even stranger modern chapter. It is, somehow, back up and running. The U.S. Military Railroad, a sort of predecessor of the U.S. Army Transportation Corps,

Nov 24, 2018. Plenty of Americans find it strange that Donald Trump — a former reality TV. LaRouche became the second person in U.S. history to run for.

Indeed, throughout our country's history, many of the men who ultimately served as the presidents of the United States have had some pretty head-scratching.

May 9, 2014. We all know the standard fare for American history. But where did the first–and hopefully last–US trial against tomatoes take place?

Here are five weird facts you probably didn’t know about Chernobyl. Lessons From 10 of the Worst Engineering Disasters in US History As an associate editor for Live Science, Laura Geggel covers.

The National African American History Museum A museum that seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience. Washington is set to honor the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture — a gleaming bronze structure across the Mall from the. Mar 23, 2017. The National Museum of African American History and Culture

May 17, 2016. Think you know alot about America? Maybe, just maybe you don't. Find out read 10 Crazy and Strange Misconceptions About U.S. History.

Dec 5, 2010. History is riddled with strange coincidences. The history of the United States in particular has its fair share of “what the hell” moments one might.

A Documentary History Of America O.J.: Made in America is a 2016 American documentary, produced and directed by Ezra Edelman for ESPN Films and their 30 for 30 series. It was released as a five-part miniseries and in theatrical format. The documentary explores race and celebrity through the life of O. J. Simpson, from his emerging football career at the

Weird History Stuff These are facts of events that happened in the past that have caused us to do certain things without even knowing why we do them. There are.

At one point, two American pilots removed a swastika hanging on the door. In fact, Davos’ mountains also have a history of drawing clashing figures to its snow-capped peaks. In 1929, Martin.

The Navy pilots will be part of a new History Channel series. supporters of the initiative say it is about protecting.

George Packer tells this parable in his strange new biography, Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century.

Mysteries in American History. There are dozens of unexplained events and mysteries in American History. From ancient times to more recent events, questions remain unanswered, crimes were never solved, strange creatures lurk in forests and lakes, people go missing and are never found, the government is suspected of cover-ups,

Pictures In History April 21 at 9:33 PM · On September 30th, 1956, during a drunken argument in a New York City Bar, a man named Thomas Fitzpatrick claimed he could fly an airplane from New Jersey to Ne. w York in under 15 minutes.

Weird U.S. Weird U.S. is a reality television series, and book of the same name, on The History Channel starring Mark Moran and Mark Sceurman, founders of the magazine Weird NJ, as they hunt the United States looking for weird history, hauntings, and legends because, as they say, "history is full of weirdos.". It is produced by.

Nov 24, 2009  · George Washington, a young lieutenant colonel in the British Army and future president of the United States, leads an attack on French forces at Jumonville Glen on this day in 1754.

Feb 4, 2013. Here are ten lesser known incidents which happened in pre-twentieth century American history that you probably weren't taught in school.

Sep 07, 2017  · 50 Strange But True Facts About the U.S. The United States is a massive country, and even though it’s not quite 250 years old, its 3.8 million square miles offers plenty of history.

President Trump said a lot of strange, untrue things after Wednesday’s Cabinet meeting. But the most bizarre snippet might have been his “history” lesson on the Soviet Union. Trump, who has assured us.

In 1959, an American physician named Harry Eagle mixed up one of the most pivotal cocktails in medical history—a red blend of sugar. without several weird behaviors that are triggered by.

The following day, Captain Barnwell was given the gruesome task of burying the 80 British soldiers that had fallen during the battle. It was commonplace during the American Revolution for the Continental Army to bury enemy soldiers where they had fallen or in long trenches, often dug by the British prisoners of.

Mar 2, 2017. All of that strange weather brought back memories of one of the weirdest weather months in U.S. history five years ago when similar.

Jan 27, 2014. For some reason, the most ridiculous parts of American history often don't get taught in high school. America can be pretty weird sometimes.

Feb 16, 2015. 44 Surprisingly Weird Facts You Probably Didn't Know About U.S. The largest president in American history, Taft got himself stuck in the.

History is riddled with strange coincidences. The history of the United States in particular has its fair share of “what the hell” moments one might not expect. Some are merely just that: coincidences. Others helped shape the course of history. If you haven’t studied the history of the United States then you may have missed these moments.

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From engaging in trysts at the Louvre, to losing a leg in an adultery-driven accident, to vehemently opposing slavery, Gouverneur Morris is arguably one of the most fascinating figures in history.

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Jun 5, 2018. And for more trivia on weird history facts, read on—and enjoy living your. however, see the 30 Craziest Things U.S. Presidents Have Done.

In September of 1918, on the French battlefield of Marcoing, he won the Victoria Cross for bravery, one of many medals the 27 year old would win during the ‘war to end all wars.’ As the battle of Marcoing raged, Allied and German forces engaged in bitter hand to hand combat. The defining moment for Private Tandey and world history came.

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History[edit]. The pilot episode aired on October 31, 2004 on the History Channel. The pilot episode was an hour long. It started as a.

History is a vast subject to be sure. And with so little time to cover it all, plenty of things get swept aside in favor of the bigger stories like World War II and the.

James Monroe Presidential Accomplishments United States Presidential Election of 2008: On November 4, 2008, after a campaign that lasted nearly two years, Americans elected Illinois senator Barack Obama their 44th president. The result was historic, as Obama, a first-term U.S. senator, became, when he was inaugurated on January 20, 2009, the country’s first African American Some defined their terms

Apr 30, 2014  · Top five hauntings in history. Tales of ghosts and ghouls have, for centuries, captured the imagination. On All Hallows’ Eve last year, Professor Owen Davies from the University of Hertfordshire – a historian who specialises in witchcraft, magic and ghosts from the ancient world to the modern era – shared his top five hauntings in history….

Then, for some strange reason, I had to smile. dear client on a trip to Paris which included a side trip to the beaches of Normandy and a stop at the American Cemetery and Memorial. When she.

Loads of quirky, cool, and astonishing historical facts, including famous Americans, American firsts, the U.S. government, and forgotten ideas and plans.

In an apparent reference to President “King Andrew” Jackson, Patton declared: “If ever our executive magistrates shall attempt to employ any improper influence on this body, let us be found with our.

Why Did We Write The Declaration Of Independence "How did it get to Sussex, how did it end up here? Behind all those questions are the questions of when was it made, where was it made, and why was it made and. including the Declaration parchment. There’s a lot to dislike about the founding fathers and the war they and others fought for

Apr 13, 2015  · Man, twins are weird! Separated at birth, a set of twins from Ohio each grew up knowing nothing of the other’s existence. They were both named James on their adoptions (which might be a weirder coincidence of their respective families), both grew up to.

He then went on to catch the first touchdown in Super Bowl history, which was a ridiculous. But it’s still worth mentioning because of just how weird it was, especially for the biggest event in.

Nov 16, 2016  · First, there was the raucous primary season, in which 17 Republican candidates vied on a crowded stage for the nomination, the largest presidential primary field in U.S. history.

The scam tends to arise wherever we assume corruption and confusion are greatest, and its long and twisting story offers a kind of negative portrait of world history. with us after centuries, it’s.

The real history of the Ouija board is just about as mysterious. prolonged success showed that it had tapped into a weird place in American culture. It was marketed as both mystical oracle and as.

The rest of us may know them by their more common name — unidentified. as evidenced by its apparently strange movements. Before you ask: No, I don’t think the proverbial “Little Green Men” have.

Sep 27, 2016  · 6 Incredible True Stories That Should Be Made Into Movies. BY Sulagna Misra. September 27, 2016. Hulton Archive/Getty Images. If you grew up in the United States, you probably learned American.

He began the Spiritual Regeneration Movement in 1957 in Madras, India. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi became known in the United States in 1959. Funded by a $100,000 donation from American heiress Doris Duke,

The 500-million-year-old Hallucigenia sparsa worm sure looks weird by today’s standards. explosion — gave rise to many lineages of animals that are still with us, including some of the first.