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  • How BJ's Brewhouse Went Out Of Its Way to Ruin a Prom Night
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    How BJ's Brewhouse Went Out Of Its Way to Ruin a Prom Night

    3 years ago

    Come learn how a restaurant went out of their way to ruin a Prom Night and then did nothing about it!!!

  • Trump's America: This is who we are
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    Trump's America: This is who we are

    4 years ago

    Donald Trump is the President-Elect of the United States of America. Many are shocked that such a man could win the highest office is the land. But Trump exemplifies America. This is who we are

  • Thank You Arco Arena
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    Thank You Arco Arena

    5 years ago

    Sacramento's Sleep Train Arena is closing its door to make room for a State of the Art Entertainment and Sports Complex in Downtown. As much as a new arena was needed, the old barn will be missed.

  • The Race Double Standard - Why the Oregon Militia Was Treated Differently
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    The Race Double Standard - Why the Oregon Militia Was Treated Differently

    5 years ago

    Armed terrorists take over a federal building in Oregon and the government does nothing and the media calls the "protest" peaceful. Why? The answer is as simple as you think.

  • Sacramento Kings Fans - Maloofery Still Exists
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    Sacramento Kings Fans - Maloofery Still Exists

    4 years ago

    Bad customer service can ruin what it is supposed to be a good time. The new owners of the Sacramento Kings promised the service of the past is gone. They were wrong.

  • Survival Guide for Unarmed Black Teenage Males in Florida.
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    Survival Guide for Unarmed Black Teenage Males in Florida.

    6 years ago

    The State of Florida has decided that scaring middle aged non-black men is a worse crime than murdering the black teenage males that make the non-black men nervous. Satire, but sadly truth.

  • Best Movies to Watch on New Years Eve
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    Best Movies to Watch on New Years Eve

    5 years ago

    Staying home on New Years Eve doesn't have to mean a boring night. There are great movies that you can watch. The following is a list of the some of the best movies to watch on New Years Eve.

  • Sacramento Kings Fans: We Aren't In Kansas Anymore
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    Sacramento Kings Fans: We Aren't In Kansas Anymore

    8 years ago

    On Monday the NBA Relocation Committee voted 7-0 to reject the Maloof family's application to relocate the Sacramento Kings to Seattle. While this is certainly not a done deal and there is more work to do, this means that the Sacramento Kings will...

  • Sacramento Kings Fans:  It's Time To Come Home
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    Sacramento Kings Fans: It's Time To Come Home

    8 years ago

    It is time for Sacramento Kings fans to come home and forget about the Maloofs

  • A Letter to Joe and Gavin Maloof - Former Owners of the Sacramento Kings
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    A Letter to Joe and Gavin Maloof - Former Owners of the Sacramento Kings

    8 years ago

    To Joe and Gavin Maloof, former owners of the Sacramento Kings and enemy number 1 of the City of Sacramento, California. I am nobody. I am just a Kings fan. When the Sacramento Kings moved to Sacramento I was 10 years old. Immediately upon...

  • Best Animated Films of the 1990s
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    Best Animated Films of the 1990s

    6 years ago

    Come take a look at some of the best animated films of the 1990s

  • Disneyland Resort - Starting to Lose The Magic
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    Disneyland Resort - Starting to Lose The Magic

    7 years ago

    The Disneyland Resort in Anaheim is known as the "happiest place on Earth." Built by Walt Disney in the 1950's, Disneyland is one of the most visited theme parks in the world. Part of the appeal of Disneyland is that it is an escape from the reality...

  • The 2nd Amendment
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    The 2nd Amendment

    6 years ago

    In the aftermath of the massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, there is much debate about guns rights filling the airwaves these days. Anti-Gun advocates are stressing that there needs to be limits on what type of guns should be allowed in the United...

  • Democratic Campaign Strategy - Grow a Backbone
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    Democratic Campaign Strategy - Grow a Backbone

    8 years ago

    On the first night on Democratic National Convention, First Lady Michelle Obama gave an inspiring and heartfelt speech in support of her husband. Her speech focused on the family values she grew up with and how she is trying to pass those values on...

  • Republican Campaign Strategy – The War on Women
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    Republican Campaign Strategy – The War on Women

    6 years ago

    Missouri Senatorial Candidate Todd Akin is in hot water for statements he made regarding his views on abortion. For those who do not know, the summary of the statement was: It seems to be, first of all, from what I understand from doctors, it’s...

  • Republican Campaign Strategy:  Voter Supression
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    Republican Campaign Strategy: Voter Supression

    6 years ago

    Through various articles and amendments in the United States Constitution every American citizen over the age of 18 generally has the right to vote in elections. Generally, voting rights are determined on a state to state level. The right to vote is...

  • Guns Don't Kill People, People with Guns Kill People
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    Guns Don't Kill People, People with Guns Kill People

    8 years ago

    In the wake of the horrific shooting in Aurora, Colorado where 12 people were killed and over 50 people were injured for the crime of seeing a midnight showing of the new Batman movie, Americans are again discussing gun policy. It seems Americans...

  • Mitt Romney's Tax Return Folly
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    Mitt Romney's Tax Return Folly

    8 years ago

    During the 1988 Presidential Election cycle, Saturday Night Live did a skit with Jon Luvitz playing Governor Michael Dukakis and Dana Carvey playing George H.W. Bush. During the skit, after one of Dana Carvey's perfect impersinations of George...

  • Joe McCarthy 2.0 - Michele Bachmann's Witch Hunt
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    Joe McCarthy 2.0 - Michele Bachmann's Witch Hunt

    8 years ago

    Is Michele Bachmann this generations version of Joe McCarthy? It appears that Representive Bachmann is on a witchhunt. Read about who she is targeting and share your thoughts.

  • By Any Means Necessary - Republican Campaign Strategy
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    By Any Means Necessary - Republican Campaign Strategy

    8 years ago

    In this election year, it is perfectly natural for supporters of both Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama to zealously advocate for their candidate. Presidential campaigns are supposed to be heated campaigns about the future of the country. No...

  • President Obama: The Radical Moderate
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    President Obama: The Radical Moderate

    8 years ago

    With the general election coming up in November and the Republican Party finally selecting its candidate in the form of Mitt Romney, the rhetoric has already started. Actually it started long ago during the Republican Primary with every Republican...

  • The Right Wing Excuse on Racism
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    The Right Wing Excuse on Racism

    8 years ago

    On February 26, a 17 year old African American male named Trayvon Martin was shot and killed as he walked to a family member's home from a convenience store where he had just bought some candy. The man who shot him, George Zimmerman, admitted to...

  • Mitt Romney – The Presumptuous Presumptive Nominee
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    Mitt Romney – The Presumptuous Presumptive Nominee

    7 years ago

    Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney won the Iowa Caucus by a commanding 8 votes and the New Hampshire primary by some 15 percent of the vote. In response, Mitt Romney has taken on an interesting campaign...

  • Loss of Liberty:  Detaining Americans Without Trial
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    Loss of Liberty: Detaining Americans Without Trial

    7 years ago

    The Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution provides, "In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been...

  • Occupy Freedom
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    Occupy Freedom

    9 years ago

    Davis, California is a sleepy little college town about 11 miles west of Sacramento. It is home to one of the University of California college campus, namely UC Davis. UC Davis is known as a great agricultural school with a high reputation for its...

  • Sacramento's Arena Crisis - Here We Stay
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    Sacramento's Arena Crisis - Here We Stay

    7 years ago

    Sacramento, California is the capitol of the 7th largest economy in the world. And if you have never been to Sacramento, it has a lot to offer. Sacramento is close to rivers, mountains, oceans, wine country and historical landmarks. One of the...

  • How to Enjoy the Holidays in the Sacramento Area
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    How to Enjoy the Holidays in the Sacramento Area

    6 years ago

    California’s Capitol City, Sacramento, is a City rich in tradition and history.  Surrounded by rivers and lakes and found in a valley, Sacramento is a beautiful place to live and enjoy.  And there is no better place to enjoy the holidays than...

  • 5 Helpful Tips When Dining Out With Children
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    5 Helpful Tips When Dining Out With Children

    8 years ago

    With everyone so busy these days it is hard to find the time to cook a home cooked meal every day. And at the end of a hard work week, sometimes you just want to go out, have a good meal, and have someone else deal with the mess. But when you have...

  • Witches, Nazis and Whores, Oh My
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    Witches, Nazis and Whores, Oh My

    10 years ago

    In the wake of President Obama's drastic moderate political agenda, the right wing of the Republican Party has banded together to form the Tea Party Movement. Dubbed the teabaggers by Bill Mahr, the Tea Party movement insists that they want their...

  • Why Democrats Will Lose The Midterm Elections
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    Why Democrats Will Lose The Midterm Elections

    7 years ago

    Anyone who follows politics knows that the midterm elections are coming in November. Almost every political pundit, and everyone on Fox News, predicts that Democrats will lose a substantial amount of seats in November. They are predicting that the...

  • The Republican Fear Machine
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    The Republican Fear Machine

    5 years ago

    President Franklin Roosevelt said that "we have nothing to fear, but fear itself."  Since September 11, 2001, the Republican Party has done everything in its power to make sure that Americans have feared fear itself.  Right after 911, there was...

  • Separate But Not Equal
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    Separate But Not Equal

    7 years ago

    The separate but equal doctrine arose out of the Supreme Court case of Plessy v. Ferguson. The Plessy case upheld the practice of segregation in private businesses stating that if separate services were provided to white and blacks, it was legal so...

  • A Brief History of Labor Day
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    A Brief History of Labor Day

    10 years ago

    On the first Monday of September every year workers across the United States celebrate Labor Day.   Labor Day was created by the labor movement and its purpose is to celebrate the social and economic achievements of American works.  Labor Day is...

  • Historical Sites of Interest in Sacramento, California
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    Historical Sites of Interest in Sacramento, California

    7 years ago

    Found in 1849, Sacramento, California enjoys a full and rich history.  Founded at the start of the California Gold Rush, Sacramento quickly became one of the most important cities in the West.  Since the Gold Rush, Sacramento became the hub of the...

  • Hotel Review - Anaheim Desert Inn & Suites - Not A Magical Place
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    Hotel Review - Anaheim Desert Inn & Suites - Not A Magical Place

    5 years ago

    So the family decided it was time for a nice little vacation. Why not take the kids to Disneyland? We go to Disneyland almost every year and have our plan in place. We do not stay at any of the Disneyland resort hotels because they are way too...

  • The Best Pizzerias In Sacramento, California
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    The Best Pizzerias In Sacramento, California

    6 years ago

    California’s Capital City, Sacramento has a rich and diverse history.  Founded during the beginning stages of the California Gold Rush, Sacramento became home to thousands of people from around the world.  With these people from every corner of...

  • A Guide To Sacramento's Gold Rush Days
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    A Guide To Sacramento's Gold Rush Days

    7 years ago

    The City of Sacramento, California was founded in 1848 right before the height of the California Gold Rush. Few people outside California know that the original gold discovery in California was made in the foothills outside of Sacramento at Sutter's...

  • Walmart Hates You
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    Walmart Hates You

    8 years ago

    Arkansas based Walmart has become a huge worldwide corporation with stores in nearly every city and small town across the United States. Walmart prides itself on its low prices and its corporate philosophy "based on the simple idea of making the...

  • Republican Oil Slick
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    Republican Oil Slick

    7 years ago

    On April 21, 2010 and oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico exploded in a great ball of fire. Since then, an estimated 200,000 gallons of oil have been pouring into the Gulf. Eleven men aboard the rig died. The Coasts of Louisiana, Alabama and Florida are...

  • Where to Get Great Burgers in the Sacramento Area
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    Where to Get Great Burgers in the Sacramento Area

    8 years ago

    Sacramento, the Capital of California, is known for many things.  It is known for a temperate climate, lots of trees and parks, and for great food.  And for the locals one of Sacramento’s greatest treasures is the availability of great places to...

  • An Overview of Stagflation
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    An Overview of Stagflation

    8 years ago

    With so much emphasis being placed on the state of the American economy on news channels and at dining tables across the nation, it is important to understand what specific economic terms mean.  One such economic term that is said repeatedly is...

  • Racism In America: Brown is the new Black
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    Racism In America: Brown is the new Black

    5 years ago

    Many ask whether racism still exists in America. The answer is yes. But it has taken on different forms and has its scope has grown.

  • The Best Chinese Food Restaurants in Sacramento
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    The Best Chinese Food Restaurants in Sacramento

    7 years ago

    California’s Capitol City, Sacramento, is well known for its historic role in California’s Gold Rush.  Founded in 1848, Sacramento has become a City full of history, culture and arts.  Out of its history came great cuisine, especially its...

  • World Water Day
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    World Water Day

    10 years ago

    March 22 has been declared as World Water Day, also known as World Day for Water.  This day grew out of a 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Brazil. The first World Water Day was observed in 1993 and has grown every...

  • Read Across America Day
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    Read Across America Day

    6 years ago

    Read Across America Day is an annual motivation and awareness program run by the NEA.  The day is marked by school children around the Country reading and celebrating the benefits of reading in their schools and communities.  The purpose of a...

  • God Hates America
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    God Hates America

    4 years ago

    There is a group in America that protest the funerals of the brave men and women who return from Iraq and Afghanistan in a casket. This group holds up signs in front of the grieving parents, children and spouses that claim to "Thank God for Dead...

  • The Ides of March
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    The Ides of March

    11 years ago

    Idus Mortias, Latin for the Ides of March, is the name given to March 15 on the Roman calendar.  However, the term Ides of March is well known for its more forbidden meaning as March 15 was the day that Julius Caesar was assassinated.  For anyone...

  • Evacuation Day
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    Evacuation Day

    9 years ago

    In Suffolk County in Massachusetts on March 17, the local schools in Cambridge and Somerville close in celebration of Evacuation Day.  This unofficial holiday commemorates the British Army’s evacuation of forces from Boston during the...

  • The History of International Women's Day
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    The History of International Women's Day

    11 years ago

    Every year on March 8 countries around the world celebrate the economic, social and political achievements of women of the past, present and the future.  This day is known as International Women’s Day.  The purpose of International Women’s Day...

  • The Story of Purim
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    The Story of Purim

    11 years ago

    Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people of ancient Persia from the Persian Haman’s plot to annihilate them.  The story is told in Biblical Book of Esther.  Although not an official holiday as proscribed...

  • The Best Family Restaurants In Sacramento
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    The Best Family Restaurants In Sacramento

    4 years ago

    Going out to dinner is a favorite and fun family activity.  Sacramento, California’s capitol city, offers many great restaurants for families. From restaurants for those special occasions to restaurants for some good clean fun, Sacramento has it...

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    National Sorry Day

    7 years ago

    On May 26, there is an unofficial holiday in Australia called National Sorry Day.  The day commemorates the day a national report called “Bringing Them Home” was official handed to the Australian government in 1997 after a two year inquiry. ...

  • Ego And Late Night Comedy
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    Ego And Late Night Comedy

    6 years ago

    Unless you have been away hibernating you are aware of the current controversy regarding the Tonight Show.  A few months ago Conan O'Brien took over the reigns of the most coveted late night talk show on television.  His ratings have not been very...

  • Progress We Can Believe In
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    Progress We Can Believe In

    8 years ago

    Think back to October 2008.  If you remember correctly the world was ending. The American financial system was f.ailing and near total collapse.  Half of the homes on your block were in foreclosure.  Americans were losing their jobs left and...

  • Solar Cookers
    4

    Solar Cookers

    7 years ago

    Solar ovens, also known as solar cookers, are cooking devises that use sunlight as its main energy source.  Generally, when you use a solar oven you do not have to use any other energy source.  Because no other energy is used, solar ovens are a...

  • An Opportunity To Rid Ourselves Of Senator Harry Reid
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    An Opportunity To Rid Ourselves Of Senator Harry Reid

    8 years ago

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is under fire for remarks he made a few years ago regarding then candidate Barack Obama. As reported in the new Washington insider book, Game Change, Reid is quoted making, in essence, racist remarks. He is under...

  • 2

    Tu Bishvat

    7 years ago

    Tu Bishvat is a Jewish Holiday that celebrates the New Year of the Trees. Come learn about its significance and customs

  • The Traveling Wilburys
    10

    The Traveling Wilburys

    8 years ago

    The Traveling Wilburys were an all star band in the late eighties consisting of the likes of George Harrison and Bob Dylan. The band only recorded two albums and were together for only two years. The name Wilburys comes from George Harrison and it...

  • Best Christmas Children's Albums
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    Best Christmas Children's Albums

    5 years ago

    Need some music to brighten your kids' Christmas holiday. The following is a list of some great Children's Christmas Albums

  • Consequences And Credibility
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    Consequences And Credibility

    11 years ago

    During the administration of former President George W. Bush, the United States was led into a war in Afghanistan.  The war was a direct result of the September 11 attack on the United States by Al Queda.  When President Bush announced that the...

  • Worst Plays To End A World Series
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    Worst Plays To End A World Series

    8 years ago

    At the end of October every year, the baseball fans around the world are glued to their television sets watching the World Series. The best of seven series between the two best teams brings drama, excitement and some of the greatest moments in...

  • Sixty Votes - Make Republicans Filibuster
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    Sixty Votes - Make Republicans Filibuster

    8 years ago

    When Barack Obama was elected President in November 2008, the American people also elected democratic majorities in the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate. The reason for this was two-fold. First, President Obama ran...

  • Supporting Halliburton's Rape Clause
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    Supporting Halliburton's Rape Clause

    8 years ago

    Former comedian and current Senator from Minnesota Al Franken introduced an amendment to a defense appropriations bill prohibiting the United States Government from giving funds to contractors who include clauses in employment contracts that...

  • Best Thanksgiving Movies For Kids
    2

    Best Thanksgiving Movies For Kids

    5 years ago

    Looking for something for the kids to do while dinner is cooking on Thanksgiving? These classic movies may help.

  • A Rush To Judgment
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    A Rush To Judgment

    7 years ago

    In Rush Limbaugh's attempt to buy a NFL franchise, liberals began acting like conservatives and conservatives started acting like liberals bringing out the worst in both

  • The Emperor of San Francisco
    10

    The Emperor of San Francisco

    7 years ago

    In 1859, the growing metropolis of San Francisco, California became the capital of a new empire that changed the governmental and political structure of the United States. No longer would there be a democracy. No longer would there be the founding...

  • The Controversy of Columbus Day
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    The Controversy of Columbus Day

    11 years ago

    The second Monday of October is celebrated in the United States as Columbus Day. The holiday was officially proclaimed by Richard Nixon in the 1970s to honor the man who sailed the ocean blue in search on a new world. The new world found by...

  • Non Candy Treats For Halloween
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    Non Candy Treats For Halloween

    10 years ago

    Halloween is one of the best times of year.  It is a time when children and those young at heart can let loose and have some fun.  And who can forget the candy?  Of course, Halloween is not the greatest time of year for teeth.  It is also not...

  • Republican Patriotism
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    Republican Patriotism

    11 years ago

    Senator John McCain and former Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin Presidential campaign slogan was "Country First."  At every rally for the Republican presidential and vice presidential candidate giants signs were everywhere claiming that Republicans put...

  • 53

    Top Ten Halloween Costumes For College Students

    6 years ago

    Many people believe that Halloween is just a kid’s holiday and that adults should not be dressing up.  But why should only kids have the fun?  And where do college kids fit in all of this?  The answer is simple: college kids have the best of...

  • Common Superstitions Regarding Numbers And Dates
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    Common Superstitions Regarding Numbers And Dates

    9 years ago

    Human Beings are odd creatures sometimes.  For some reason, every culture on Earth has its own sets of superstitions.  In every culture around the world there is a set of beliefs held by the people that have nothing do to with reason or knowledge...

  • The Mediocrity of the Democratic Congress
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    The Mediocrity of the Democratic Congress

    11 years ago

    President Barack Obama was elected by a majority of Americans last November. In 2006, Democrats gained majorities in both houses of Congress and last November was awarded a "super majority" over the Senate thus stopping any feeble attempt by...

  • Art & Craft Ideas For Columbus Day
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    Art & Craft Ideas For Columbus Day

    11 years ago

    Columbus Day is a day to remember Christopher Columbus’ voyage across the Atlantic in search of a new world.  This time of year is also used to raise awareness to the accomplishments of the Native Americans found by Columbus when he landed in the...

  • Indigenous People's Day in the US
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    Indigenous People's Day in the US

    11 years ago

    October 12 is generally recognized as the day that Americans and those in the “new world” celebrate Christopher Columbus’s landing and discovery of the Americas.  For many, this day marks the beginning of the discovery era wherein Europeans...

  • Origins Of Columbus Day In The United States
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    Origins Of Columbus Day In The United States

    11 years ago

    “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue” is a common rhyme spoken by schoolchildren in the United States in early October.  The reason is simple; October 12 marks the date of Christopher’s Columbus’ arrival in the new world.  The day is...

  • A History Of Soft Drinks
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    A History Of Soft Drinks

    11 years ago

    On a hot summer day, nothing can be more refreshing than an ice cold soft drink.  From Pepsi to Coca-Cola, from Orange to Root Beer, sparkling water to seltzer, there are numerous soft drinks to choose from.  Soft drinks are sold in every gas...

  • 27

    Strange But Fun College Mascots

    8 years ago

    A lot of thought goes into where a person goes to college. A prospective students considers their major, reputation, school rankings, extracurricular activities and many other factors. One thing that student probably does not consider is the school...

  • Jesus Killed Mohammed
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    Jesus Killed Mohammed

    6 years ago

    Today's media is simply asleep at the wheel. In America's fight to defeat terrorism it has resorted to tactics that invoke religious hatred. Come learn more about how Jesus Killed Mohammed

  • The Best Romantic Restaurants In Sacramento
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    The Best Romantic Restaurants In Sacramento

    9 years ago

    When one thinks of the most romantic cities in the world quickly images of Paris and New York enter the mind.  However, the Capital of California, Sacramento, is an unknown gem of romance. Sacramento offers beautiful scenic views of rivers and...

  • Racial Undertones
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    Racial Undertones

    8 years ago

    Former President Jimmy Carter is being blasted by Republicans for stating that much of the opposition to the policies of President Barack Obama is based on race rather than policy. While certainly not everybody who opposes the policies of President...

  • Great Sitcom Final Episodes
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    Great Sitcom Final Episodes

    5 years ago

    Throughout the history of television there have been hundreds of sitcoms.  Those funny little shows that bring twenty two minutes of laughs and memories.  Most sitcoms do not have a long shelve life.  Most were simply very bad.  But for a chosen...

  • The Origins Of Grandparents Day In The United States
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    The Origins Of Grandparents Day In The United States

    6 years ago

    Grandparents are wonderful people.  To a little kid, grandparents are wise and all knowing and love unconditionally.  Generally, they do not set the same amount of rules as the parents and are not above spoiling their grandchildren at every...

  • The History Of Motown Records
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    The History Of Motown Records

    10 years ago

    Do you like good music?  Without a doubt, some of the best music that has ever been produced came out of a small little recording studio in Detroit, Michigan.  What started as a small loan to a barely known songwriter became known as Motown...

  • A Guide To Baseball Statistics
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    A Guide To Baseball Statistics

    11 years ago

    Baseball players tend to be an interesting bunch. First of all, they are very superstitious. One of the game’s greats, Wade Boggs, ate fried chicken before every game because he believed it helped him get hits. Other players have been known to not...

  • The Best Baseball Movies Of All Time
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    The Best Baseball Movies Of All Time

    11 years ago

    The movies can capture moments in time that can stir an audience to excitement or fear. A well made movie can make an audience laugh or cry. This is no more apparent than in the way the movies can capture the feel of a baseball game. From the...

  • The History Of The Little League World Series
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    The History Of The Little League World Series

    11 years ago

    Every Spring and Summer, young boys and girls around the world put on new uniforms, oil their gloves and head out to the local baseball field. On baseball fields all over the world, young people learn about teamwork, personal achievement and...

  • Farrah Fawcett - Charlie's Bravest Angel
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    Farrah Fawcett - Charlie's Bravest Angel

    8 years ago

    With the death of Michael Jackson on June 25, 2009, a lot of the news of that day was lost. One important story was the death of Farrah Fawcett after a long battle with cancer. While Farrah Fawcett was not the world known icon that Michael Jackson...

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    Understanding the Hearsay Evidence Rule

    6 years ago

    Generally speaking, hearsay evidence is an out of court statement used to prove the truth of the matter asserted. Put simply, hearsay evidence is when a person testifies as to what someone else said in order to prove that what was said is the truth....

  • Hybrid Golf Clubs
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    Hybrid Golf Clubs

    7 years ago

    In theory, golf is a very simple game.  A player using a golf club to hit a ball along the golf course.  The clubs are composed of a shaft with a grip and a club head on the bottom.  Woods are used for long distance shots off the tee, irons are...

  • Detained In Iran: American Tourists Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Joshua Fattal
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    Detained In Iran: American Tourists Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Joshua Fattal

    9 years ago

    With the celebration of the American reporters Laura Ling and Euna Lee being pardoned and released just starting, it is important to remember that Ling and Lee were not the only Americans detained across the world.  In the last few days three...

  • Memorable Scary Movie Moments
    4

    Memorable Scary Movie Moments

    5 years ago

    There are certain moments in movie history that are remembered for being frightening. Come share some of your favorites

  • An Overview Of Proper Golf Etiquette
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    An Overview Of Proper Golf Etiquette

    6 years ago

    Golf is an old and traditional gentlemen’s game. As such, there are two different sets of rules of golf. There are the rules of the game itself and the rules that govern proper golf etiquette. The Golf etiquette rules are there to keep the game of...

  • How To Calculate A Golf Handicap
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    How To Calculate A Golf Handicap

    7 years ago

    A Golfer’s ability is a hard thing to measure. Some Golfers drive the ball well but cannot putt. Others do not drive the ball very well but have great short games and putt well. Besides the score of a single round, it is hard to tell how golfers...

  • 17 Mile Drive
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    17 Mile Drive

    10 years ago

    Just outside Monterey, California in Pacific Grove lies 17 miles of the most beautiful real estate in the world. Known as 17 Mile Drive, this two lane highway winds its way through beautiful rows of trees and around some of the worlds most famous...

  • The Human Development Index
    18

    The Human Development Index

    6 years ago

    The Human Development Index ranks the countries of the world in terms of its human development. The Human Development Index implies whether a country is developed, developing or underdeveloped. The Human Development Index sets a standard means of...

  • The NBA All Star Game
    3

    The NBA All Star Game

    11 years ago

    The National Basketball Association first featured its best players in a single All Star Game on March 2, 1951 at the Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. From that date forward, every year the NBA has matched the best players of the Eastern Conference...

  • Great Labor Day Movies
    2

    Great Labor Day Movies

    6 years ago

    The Labor Day holiday was formed in 1882 in New York City to create a day off for the working class. Since the 1880s, Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday of September and for most Americans is a symbolic end of the summer. Most Americans...

  • Great War Movies
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    Great War Movies

    6 years ago

    Nothing can emulate the the terror and horror soldiers face in the midst of a battle.  Many can only imagine what war is like.  For most people, the only experience of war comes from the movies.  Many movies try to capture the experience of war...

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