How'd That Get Started?

How Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Got Started

Harley-Davidson Motorcycles

The story of the start of the epic Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Company is the story of some guys messing around in a garage to come up with a cool new toy. How can it get much more American than that? The result is, of course, the favorite ride for millions of enthusiasts around the world…

January 6, 2017 / 1 Comment / by / in
How Tailgating Got Started

Where Did the Modern “Tailgate Party” Originally Come From?

Tailgating before football games and other sporting events has exploded into a huge American ritual.  Some tailgating experiences draw thousands of fans – like tailgate parties at pro football games in Green Bay, Wisconsin or college games in Athens, Georgia…

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Early Jeffersontown (JTown), Kentucky

History of Jeffersontown, Kentucky – How It Got Started

In the 1700’s the ridge line in Kentucky near Chenoweth Run Creek was a raw beauty that was rife with wildlife and Native American tribes. The evolution of Jeffersontown, KY began with the entrepreneurial spirit of Abraham Bruner. As wagons crossed the ridge they created a natural road…

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