Posted in History Human Interest

The Defence of Fort McHenry and the Star-Spangled Banner

On this day in 1814, attorney Francis Scott Key pens a poem originally titled “The Defence of Fort McHenry.” It was written after Key witnessed…

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Tour de France in Numbers (VIDEO)

The 100th Tour de France began last Saturday.  This short film highlights the differences between the first race in 1903 and the 2013 contest. Using…

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Posted in Images Satire / Humor Sports

March Madness by Vince Yanez

An ode to brackets. (Click on image to enlarge)

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Posted in Economy Headlines Politics

The Job Numbers Don't Lie

Another solid month of job growth – that would make 36 straight – and an unemployment rate at its lowest point in four years. Both…

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Posted in Politics

Elizabeth Warren: "Too Big For Trial" (VIDEO)

For many progressives and liberals, the 2nd most significant result of the 2012 election was Elizabeth Warren’s defeat of Scott Brown in the Massachusetts Senate…

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Why Playing and Watching Sports, is Important for America

So yesterday I posted my ‘I don’t get sports’ pre-Super Bowl rant. Now, in honor of the Super Bowl (and to confuse everyone), here is…

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