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Top 10 Unsolved Murders in America

Top 10 Unsolved Murders in American History

Although there are many unsolved crimes and mysteries in America and throughout the world, we have chosen this list as the Top 10 Unsolved Murders in America. You will not find crimes like the death of Lizzie Borden’s parents or Nichole Smith and Ronald Goldman because, whether you agree or not, our justice system has officially either closed those type cases or found the suspects not-guilty of those crimes…

December 2, 2017 / 2 Comments / by / in , ,
The Pledge of Allegiance and Its Origins

How the American Pledge of Allegiance Got Started

For many of us, school started each day with our right hands over our hearts, reciting the words to the Pledge of Allegiance. Similar to the Lord’s Prayer, we know the words and we say them, but we don’t necessarily know why….

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The Story Behind ‘American Gothic’

Iconic Painting – American Gothic

American Gothic is an iconic American painting by artist Grant Wood. Originally created in 1930, the painting is in a collection at the Art Institute of Chicago. Inspiration for the painting is said to have been derived from Wood choosing what is known as the American Gothic House…

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William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare Quotes

William Shakespeare Biography and Famous Quotes
William shakespeare is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets, playwrights and dramatists of all time. He has often been called England’s national poet. Born April 26, 1564 and died April 23, 1616, Shakespeare wrote about comedy, life and love in his many poems and plays….

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Old Photos: Iconic Celebrity Photos by Jim Marshall

Iconic Celebrity Photos

Iconic celebrity photos by Jim Marshall. Jim is one of the most celebrated and prolific photographers of the 20th century and is known around the globe for his historically significant, iconic music photography. Jim died of natural causes in New York City on March 24, 2010 after a 50-year photography career that created hundreds of legendary images.

Through magazine features, over 500 album covers, and six books – Jim’s work earned him the Recording Academy’s TRUSTEE AWARD…

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Old Photos: Jake LaMotta Historical Photos

Jake LaMotta Photos

Giacobbe “Jake” LaMotta (July 10, 1922 – September 19, 2017) was an American professional boxer, former World Middleweight Champion, and – believe it or not – stand-up comedian. Nicknamed ‘The Bronx Bull’ and, more famously, ‘The Raging Bull’, LaMotta was a fearsome fighter who was not a particularly gifted puncher…

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