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President's Day

Presidents Day is February 16th. This federal holiday was established in 1879 as an opportunity to celebrate the lineage of men who have made this country great. Historically, however, many people associate Presidents Day with two men - Abraham Lincoln and George Washington, both born in February.
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History & Biography 

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

This year will mark the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.  The celebration will feature over 50 of the parade's trademark large balloons as well as musical performances and Broadway dance numbers.  Read all about the humble beginnings of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.  More...
Education 

Help! I've Got Homework!

It's hard to believe that school is already back in session but alas, here it is.  And with it? Homework.    More...
History & Biography 

Why We Should Thank Johannes Gutenberg

Ah, the humble printing press.  This seemingly archaic little invention has actually had a profound impact on modern society.  More...
Teens 

Have you heard this track from the Hunger Games?


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