The American Revolution Was One Battlefront in a Huge World War. You have to wonder why the French, the Spanish, and the Dutch were so interested in American independence.

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Liminal Seattle is an interactive map of strange, bizarre, and possibly supernatural things in Seattle, Washington. Submitted reports include legends, ghosts, UFOs, odd animals, time distortion, visions, and more, most from first-hand experience.

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The Harsh Reality of Food for Little House Pioneers. Survival was much tougher than Laura Ingalls Wilder's happy childhood memories.

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Let Us Tell You S’more About America’s Favorite Campfire Treat. The s'more is a simple combination of three ingredients that each have an interesting history.

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The World's Longest Lightsaber. If the weapons in Star Wars worked like real lasers, we'd have a few problems using them.

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The Weirdest Statues of the American Presidents. Presidential statues can go wrong because of artistic trends that don't stand up over time, or unexpected problems in production, or the artist's lack of talent, or deliberate disrespect.

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5 Perfectly Portable Dishes for Your Next Picnic. And they are fancy enough to impress, too.

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8 Surprising Places That Were Once U.S. Capitals. Each had their moment of glory over 200 years ago.