The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
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Last month, we took a look at some of the most beautiful museums in Europe. Now it’s time to hop across the pond and explore some of the loveliest museums in North America.
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It took 216 years, but on Friday George Washington was finally honored with his own presidential library. Let's take a peek inside.